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La Fortuna Pub

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Route 142 | 350 Metres from the Catholic Church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1511
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“spicy mango” (4 reviews)
“wings” (6 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Route 142 | 350 Metres from the Catholic Church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really fun vibe, really good food, caters to americans - this restaurant has games you can play while you wait for your food. Beer selection is good. They have different nights, like live music, or ladies night. We had the steak special one evening and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kitracy86
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was thrown off by the name of the restaurant as I wasn't keen on pub fare. The owner (I think he was the owner) was extremely helpful and knowledgeable and intuitively took care of our needs. I had a great glass of wine and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank skigirl1975
Reviewed 6 days ago

I came to this restaurant to explore Costa Rican craft beer (or 'Cerveza Artisanale') and was quite happy. It has a very large draught and bottle list (considering it is Costa Rica) and the one's we tried were very good. The food is pretty typical...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LilaEKane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loads of good beers available from dark to light so something for everyone. We did a beer flight to try a few out and stayed for a few more. Nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank calicouk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there just to drink a few beers! And they have good beer! We were the only ones in there and we played a few games which they had on the tables. Can't speak for the food but the beer was good and cold!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Danyboy8
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My friend and I searched high and low for a brewery in La Fortuna and came across this pub. The owner was very friendly and helped us pick local beers we would like. The house beer was Volcano IPA and it was great. No doubt...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 462cristinar
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Very friendly service. The burger was very good and the meat was great!! The patacon was very very teasty

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DriesG26
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I saw this as we were driving by and decided to stop and try it. The beer was awesome and so was the host. Andres was a wealth of knowledge of the area and serves some pretty awesome craft beer!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jeremypursey
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Had the veggie sandwich, vegan! It was so good. Took half home and heated up the next day and it was awesome. Great people and owner.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Pointerchick
Reviewed 10 August 2018

It is a good place to enjoy a good drink and a delicious meal, the customer service is quality, very good all.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tiffany L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 17
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 142 | 350 Metres from the Catholic Church, 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
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 1511
  • E-mail
La Fortuna Pub tiene diferentes ambientes a lo largo de la semana y todos los fines de semana cuenta con presentaciones de música en vivo, ademas de tes eventos como festivales cerveceros, aniversarios, micrófono abierto, lo mas recomendable es revisar nuestra agenda en Facebook, para saber que se avecina.
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