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The best caribean food in town. La Fortuna, Costa Rica. Best prices, best service.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, International, Central American, Costa Rican
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Table Service, Reservations
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was good, very friendly and the food was excellent. Extremely fresh and everything home made. Fantastic

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must try! Everything from the food, to the service, the music and the drinks was top notch! It's a beautiful blend of Caribbean and Costa Rican food that is sure to satisfy your craving for an exotic and unique experience!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 December 2020

This place gave us the best personal dining experience - they went above and beyond to provide exceptional food, service, and Costa Rican hospitality! Must go to this place if you are in the area!!!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 December 2020 via mobile

This is one of our favorite places to go in La Fortuna. The food is delicious (pollo en salsa caribeña is our go-to, and the agua de sapo is perfect), the atmosphere is cheery, and it's a relaxing, kid-friendly stop. Highly recommend. The service is...also excellent and COVID-19 protocols were strictly observed in the open-air space.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 23 November 2020 via mobile

Super good! Totally recommended! The food was our favorite in Costa Rico so far. Incredibly tasty and really flavorful, very fresh.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 30 October 2020

If you're in the area, I would not hesitate to recommend this restaurant. Amazing, fresh food and the most hospitable owners! We were there last week for my friend's birthday dinner and had the best time. Lobster and mahi mahi dishes were great! Drinks were...strong and delicious. Thank you for staying open late for us :)More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 19 August 2020

The restaurant is located in a nice locality by the main road. Variety of options. The food is Delicious.. amazing vibe.. friendly staff. Colorful place...

Date of visit: August 2020
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PedroLeeL, Propietario at Restaurante La Caribena, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2020

Thanks for visiting us!

Reviewed 12 June 2020 via mobile

Stopped here for a late lunch & we weren’t disappointed. Cute, clean, good food & service, during the virus unnecessary lockdowns. The steak was great as well as the Red Snapper. We would go back!

Date of visit: June 2020
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PedroLeeL, Propietario at Restaurante La Caribena, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2020

Thanks for visiting us!!

Reviewed 14 April 2020

We ate in here one night, food was great big portions and some veggie options - i had the Casada which was very good. We tried the Sloth beer which was great and also had great cocktails. The people here are really friendly and made...us feel very welcome. Well worth a visit.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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PedroLeeL, Propietario at Restaurante La Caribena, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2020

Thanks for visiting us

Reviewed 7 March 2020 via mobile

we waited a long time for the food, we had to ask twice for it, we visited another place of this type of food in puerto viejo and the taste and presentation was very different, it's not a good place to eat.

Date of visit: March 2020
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