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Farm Educativa Don Juan

) #69 of 116 Restaurants in La Fortuna de San Carlos $ , South American,
Juuara de Fortuna | a solo 3 minutos de Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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  • Average3%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“sugar cane” (8 reviews)
“organic farm” (6 reviews)
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Central American, South American, Costa Rican, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Juuara de Fortuna | a solo 3 minutos de Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We were here with a group and had a wonderful buffet lunch. Organic food and fish. The lemonade was delightful. After lunch we had a fun, hands on, sugar cane demo and then walked around the property. Made for a lovely afternoon.

Thank Suzy_Florida08
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoy this Costa Rican experience! Not your typical hotel experience but one that is fun and educational. Clean, good food but your cabana has bunk beds and no tv.

1  Thank unctompr
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I have been to Don Juan's place several times. The staff is always so helpful and kind. The food is delicious and the tour is very informative. Love it!

Thank Salsamacha
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This was our best buffet lunch in Costa Rica. Came here as part of our tour group activities. Added bonus was the tour in the beautiful gardens and the sugar cane processing demo.

Thank Huehuetenango
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Educational, interactive and fun. Excellent lunch. The staff was fun and informative. So many plants and organic processes to learn about. Beautiful scenery if you decide to eat there.

Thank Yvette42
Finca Educativa... L, Propietario at Farm Educativa Don Juan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

thanks por your visit

Reviewed 4 June 2016

The first organic farm working in tourism business, located at Jauuri, a little suburb near to La Fortuna. the place offer a very educative guided experience in a farm where you visit all their fields with typical crops of the area, their animals, a gallery...More

1  Thank WilliamCR
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Absolutely loved this spot! Went for lunch as part of our wave expedition tour. Coffee education, Sugar cane education and a little surprise sharing of their moonshine... Not for the fufu drinkers! Haha! The food was so delicious definitely worth the trip!

Thank Adrienne C
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

A guide will take you around the farm to learn about the different crops they are growing. You will pick a few vegetables that they then prepare for you for lunch. There is also a fun sugar cane demonstration and opportunity to sample drinks and...More

Thank deborah r
Reviewed 8 November 2015

We showed up for lunch and really enjoyed the setting. It was a bit hard to find and we almost gave up, but I'm glad we didn't! It looks like most of the tour groups use this as part of their itinerary, but we travelled...More

Thank Viking-travels
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We visited here for an early lunch after walking up Cerro Chato mountain. Food was authentic local produce. We enjoyed our food and the hospitality offered.

Thank Richard42
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Central American, South American, Costa Rican, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juuara de Fortuna | a solo 3 minutos de Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
Minutes outside Central La Fortuna includes hotel, restaurant, educational tour facility, organic farm, lakes with fish for the dining room.
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