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Lava Lounge Bar & Grill

) #25 of 116 Restaurants in La Fortuna de San Carlos $$ - $$$ , , Mexican
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7365
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (76 reviews)
“wraps” (30 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Costa Rican, Mexican, American, Latin, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 1,510 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This place is the absolute worse. We got to the restaurant and were received with an attitude by one of the not so charming servers. He asked if we wanted to see the soccer match or hear the live music performance; we weren't interested in...More

Thank Jaz B
Reviewed yesterday

While there is a roof to protect you from any passing showers, there are no walls to block your view of the street. There are some local street vendors, who occupy space in front of the restaurant. Service is good and food is average. Price...More

Thank cas905
Reviewed 2 days ago

The craft beer was good, probably the best selection in La Fortuna. Restaurant was definitely overpriced for the quality, but not bad. The owner has no shame is saying this is a restaurant only for tourists and he knows they will keep coming. He was...More

Thank bmc1213
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our meals and the atmosphere of this "hip" eatery. The live music, dogs/cat walking around (pets, not strays)and fun decor made the experience more than the food. Food was yummy and prepared quickly.

Thank handrew62
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came for dinner with our friends who had also come for lunch! They had really good cheeseburgers and every one enjoyed their food.

Thank Julie A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ask ahead of time how much your drink is, because if you don't they might charge you literally WHATEVER they want and tell you it's your fault for not asking. So ask.

Thank SocioKathy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place supports dog rescue, love that! Good place to get a craft beer and delicious pizza. Centrally located. Funky decor, live music sometimes although we missed that.

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is delicious and the atmosphere is a lot of fun. Lots of people watching! They also had excellent live music. I had the Costa Rican pork chop dish and it was amazing!!! Very tasty and filling. Make sure to donate to the dog...More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food and drinks are good. Fun place to hang out at night and listen to music with friends. Good place for the whole family.

Thank mlbbbn89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom ordered the crazy monkey - coffee liqueur, banana and coconut crème. I ordered the BBC (vodka with Bailey's, banana and coconut crème). They were both delicious. We each ordered a tiko wrap (mine chicken, hers fish). They were both fantastic and HUGE. We...More

Thank texaschannagirl
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paulineweyers
2 March 2017|
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Response from Ron K | Reviewed this property |
Very cheap and great food, at least 1/3 the price than at the local resorts.
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paulineweyers
2 March 2017|
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Response from Carlos R | Reviewed this property |
it's no expensive ... around $ 15.00 $10
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shelb077
8 April 2016|
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Response from lavalounge | Property representative |
Hola! Thanks so much for contacting us, we have live music every Wednesday & Saturday night from 7-10pm. We hope to see you here! Have a great day :) Bree Lava Lounge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Costa Rican, Mexican, American, Latin, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 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 7365
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