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Restaurante La Tipica

San Carlos | De Super Cristián 100 Metros Oeste, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7528
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“grilled meat” (3 reviews)
“casado” (12 reviews)
“ceviche” (6 reviews)
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Latin, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
San Carlos | De Super Cristián 100 Metros Oeste, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Stopped for lunch here today with the family after reading Trip Advisor reviews. The experience did not disappoint. Food was wonderful and atmosphere was authentic. We tried the ceviche, tortilla con queso and several rice plates. Prices are reasonable and service was good.

Thank allibym
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

This was the absolute best typical meal in 4 days. We enjoyed it so much that we went back a second time before leaving the area. Loved everything we ordered, tortillas and cheese, carne nachos, arroz de pollo and the tenderloin steak. Clean, cheap and...More

Thank PeeJayonthego
Reviewed 19 November 2015

we were offered lunch after our atv tour and so happy we decided to partake. this was the most flavorful and delicious food i had in la fortuna. from the fruit juice down to the plantain the meal was outstanding. i cant remember what type...More

Thank atxgrl79
Reviewed 9 October 2015

What a great surprise this was, we had to grab breakfast in a hurry & the waiter understood that we had a bus to catch. They quickly cooked up the best poached eggs & tipico breakfast I had in a long while the Pina juice...More

Thank Karry R
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Great food and service. One of the best reasons to stay away from the larger tourist trap pkaces further in town. Owner and family very friendly and outgoing. .

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The food was great for an affordable price. Fish was fresh The tables are outside and the service was quite speedy.

Thank LuisPavia2014
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Went here after our ATV tour next door at Power Wheels Adventures, and what a great lunch! We had two casados (typical Costa Rican lunches) and they were outstanding. So tasty, rivaled meals at some of the most gourmet restaurants we ate at in Costa...More

Thank Roger K
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

It was excellent, typical food, and little price! It is not at the center but not fare! It's cheaper than the others restaurants in the center

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Stopped by after going ATV riding with Power Wheels Adventure. Food was excellent. Authentic Costa Rican food. For appetizers we ordered ceviche and fried plantains with guacamole. For the main course we ordered the pescado al agillo, shrimp and rice, steak and chicken. Everything was...More

Thank jess21366
Reviewed 1 July 2015

You will not get a better price with great food anywhere else! Arthur the owner was friendly and sweet!

Thank tphong
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Carlos | De Super Cristián 100 Metros Oeste, 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 7528
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