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Las Brasitas

200 m West from the Catholic Church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 9819
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (46 reviews)
“nachos” (27 reviews)
“chicken” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 m West from the Catholic Church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service is absolutely horrible. No waiter attended us and then, they kept forgetting to bring our food orders. I had to go to cashier to pay bill because I could not get a waiter to bring bill to table.

Thank mantogne
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Love this restaurant. The queso con chorizo is a mandatory starter. Cheese and sausage I could have made a meal out of this. The steaks were tender and flavorful. If you like spicy ask for the jalapeño sauce. Nice selection of beverages and desserts. Al...More

Thank sreisinger
Brasitas a, Gerente at Las Brasitas, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you so much for your visit and comments! We're grateful to have you as costumers. Hope you come back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family chose this place for our first lunch in the La Fortuna area. Wasn't recommended, we just walked in. The service was very slow. And we aren't an inpatient family. Just to get out waters, it was 20 minutes, and they weren't too busy....More

Thank abusymomof3girls
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

First off, Jimmy was excellent had plenty of recommendations and very knowledgeable. We shared the “carnes mixta” and it was delicious aside from the excellent service he provided the best part was the brownie desert he recommended a perfect ending to a great evening meal...More

Thank Carolina M
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The food was fantastic. The service was wonderful. Jimmy the waiter went above and beyond. The environment was relaxed, the sounds of the fountain very peaceful. I would recommend the Aguacado de Caramonde and the Beef Faijitas.

Thank A_Cynful_1
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I had the fajitas. They tasted good and came with 3 types of toppings. Service was good and prices were reasonable. The restaurant is located right next to a pharmacy and clinic in the main part of La Fortuna just before you reach the one...More

Thank Daryl F
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I was really doubting whether we should enter this place as I'm a vegetarian and it all seemed so meaty but we found Jimmy at the door and he was so kind and helpful! They showed me the veggie dishes and as I wasn't too...More

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

stopped for a quick bite after 5-mile hike. i had a burrito, and my boyfriend had a meat plate. both were excellent but the best thing about our lunch was our waiter, Jimmy. very, very, good service. AWESOME!!!

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Honestly, the best bbq chicken I ever had. It really tasted like wood, it was moist and juicy. I was skeptical at the beginning cause the restaurant looked a bit too touristic, but we ate so much we couldn't finish everything so we doggy bagged...More

Thank Taurz
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My husband and I happened upon Las Brasitas as we were walking around town. So glad we stopped here! Our server, Jimmy, was very friendly and accommodating. The food was delicious and full of flavor. We split lunch and an appetizer & ended up taking...More

Thank Krista L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 m West from the Catholic Church, 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 9819
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