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Rancho Perla

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1940
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“fresh tuna” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We ate ate Rancho Perla with our crazy family of seven. Service was outstanding and the food was superb. This is an extremely casual restaurant which is not unusual n Costa Rica, but the food was pretty close to gourmet. The waitstaff were very accommodating....More

Thank Derek W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Off the beaten path being that it’s off the main road but not much around. Very few staffers spoke English so communication was sometimes challenging but we were in their country so we made it work. They accept American dollars. It was a smidge pricey...More

Thank AUGRL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant came highly recommended. My husband and I ordered the steak special which was cooked expertly according to our preferences. The steamed veggies were unremarkable. Be sure to try the house made hot sauce- delicious! Overall the meal was good, but not out of...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent trip to La Fortuna, I had the opportunity to have dinner at this amazing restaurant - it was so good that I came back again. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone staying in La Fortuna! I will definitely be back!

Thank Kerrie E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place good servers and good selection of food although a little expensive. We went there with friends we had met earlier

Thank Bill Draig J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have a great dinner with a wonderful service. We start with a delicious seafood salad and Tuna ceviche, for our main course we choose Mahi Mahi tomato and olives also Rosemary sea bass. Best meal in a few days. Thank you Perla!

Thank Danny U
Reviewed December 4, 2017

The restaurant is nested down a gravel road and seems almost invisible from the main road, providing you with the sensation of great curiosity. Only a discreet sign, worn by the elements, will let you know that somewhere down the darkish path, dare you take...More

Thank PocketJourneys
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

This was the best, and cheapest meal we had in La Fortuna. Our group ordered the 14 oz. churrasco with chimichurri sauce and tomatillo, large garlic shrimp, sopa de marisco and ceviche. Everything was superb. If I had an extra day I would eat there...More

Thank Adventure_MD
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

A filet mignon for $16 that was absolutely delicious. Everyone in our small group loved their meals.

Thank onegadfly101
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Great Service. Awesome People. Amazing food. Came here with my Missions Trip Team. We all had something different and we were all very pleased so we came back the next day for lunch. Highly Recommend this awesome place.

Thank Mark S
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Sorry, I am just a reviewer, I am not the restaurant's Chef! You have sent your question to the wrong person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 1940
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