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Vagabondo Pizzeria Ristorante

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2.5 Kmtrs Del Parque de la Fortuna de San Carlos, Camino Al Volcan | 2.5 Kmtrs Del Parque de la Fortuna de San Carlos, Camino Al Volcan, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00123, Costa Rica
+506 2479 9565
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Paris, France
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225 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

OK, it's pretty expensive, as probably anywhere in this very touristic area. But the Italian food is quite good: well-cooked pastas or gnocchis. Also to be noted that we had to wait for hours (litterally - almost 2 hours) to have our dishes served.

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Thank Knar-NP
Durham, North Carolina
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We happened upon el Vagabondo before doing a scheduled tour and were beyond pleased with the establishment as a whole. The pizza, cooked in a brick oven right there by our table, was delicious (even when I ate it for breakfast the next day.) Highly recommend!

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Thank ampeeler86
Naperville, Illinois
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner in La Fortuna and this food was excellent. Though not the best pizza I've had (I'm from Chicago) it was well made in a brick oven, looked great and tasted better. This location is super convenient, has a quaint souvenir shop next door and is decorated very cute with beautiful lights at night. Absolute tons of... More 

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Thank roseleif
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

had a very good pizza at the place. staff is friendly, service is good. would go again, a bit pricy though...

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Thank G9885FDrogert
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I've had better pizza at fast food pizza places for far less money. Lacked flavor in toppings and sauce was not good (sweeter and bland). Personal pizza can feed two (if not very hungry) but for like $15-17$USD it should be more than a personal. Was VERY irritated that I said I just wanted water to drink and was served... More 

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Thank Kristen C
Wigan, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Vagabondo Pizzeria is next door to our hotel so we'd seen it on the first night however we were unable to visit this night as the restaurant closes on a Monday.  We decided to eat there on Tuesday because we wanted some 'untypical' cuisine.  Two of us ate there with two pizzas and two beers for less than $20. The... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I think from the moment we ordered feom the moment we got the food over an hour past by... food was good but there are better pizza places in Fortuna

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Thank molinamark00
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

20 people, could only order 10 personal pizzas. Waitress needs some courtesy lessons. Will not come back!

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Thank Luis Ja C
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We wanted pizza and ask a local where was the best one at La Fortuna. They suggested this place and we where very satisfied with the result. It was baked in a fire oven with a bit of flour left on the crust. The service was excellent. Loved it!

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Thank MCFULLOFGRACE
Santiago de Puriscal, Costa Rica
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great choice of pizzas with nice thin crust. Laid back atmosphere. Good choice of wines. This was our third visit here, and we try to go every time we're in La Fortuna.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2.5 Kmtrs Del Parque de la Fortuna de San Carlos, Camino Al Volcan | 2.5 Kmtrs Del Parque de la Fortuna de San Carlos, Camino Al Volcan, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00123, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 9565

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?