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“Es lo mas , la camarera me inspira a tomar chuleta y era RICA!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Soda La Hormiga

Soda La Hormiga
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $2 - $8
Cuisines: Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, South American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Located on one side of La Fortuna's bus station, the best dish offered in this small place is the typical "Casado". But you can enjoy any other typical dish in this great Soda.
Brooklyn, New York
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Es lo mas , la camarera me inspira a tomar chuleta y era RICA!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

ambiance, waitress was fierce, carved wood chairs were super cute along with all the Hormigas (Ants). Cute kitty and doggy entertained me. ;)

Visited August 2013
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
East Ridge, Tennessee, United States
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Good Soda”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This place had some quick dishes with some good flavor. A good drink menu too with some interesting drink choices. Definitely worth a lunch if you're in the area.

Visited August 2013
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82 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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“Food of the people”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

We dropped in to try the typical lunch, and that's what we found here at Soda Hormiga. I had the grilled chicken sandwich while my husband tried two lunch specials--the sausage taco and the beef taco. All three dishes were excellent! The prices are very affordable. We ate with locals, hostel residents, and a beautiful gray tabby cat. Pura vida!

Visited August 2013
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Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Best local food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We all loved this place, including the kids! The food was great! Interesting venue! Lots of locals and animals visiting too! Worth a visit!

Visited July 2013
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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Authentic!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Our guide recommended this soda. My goal was to go to at least one soda so we gave it a shot! We all had Casado...typical Costa Rican fare. It was great! The food....the atmosphere....the people! The staff did not speak English well which was awesome because it forced my 15 year old son to use some of his Spanish! If you want to feel like a local....gotta try this spot!

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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