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Nene's Restaurant

Calle 5, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 9192
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (305 reviews)
“steak” (190 reviews)
“surf turf” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle 5, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff and some of the best fish I've ever had. Softest potatoes and delicious shrimp. The dish came out and it was on fire, very kool! Would order it again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Starsthelimit23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place to eat, the staff were very friendly. We took the tenderloins in the two différents sauces pepper and chilly, both excellent. If you stay at Las cabanas de los Rios you get 15 % discount.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank poujouloux
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every local we talked to recommended this place. Some said it was pricey, others said it was mid-range. My husband and I shared the special, which was a steak with chimichurri sauce, shrimp, veggies, potatoes. I think we got the ceviche too as an appetizer?...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alicia H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All locals suggested this restaurant during our 5 day stay in the area and they were right. Service is great and food is amazing! We are a family of 5 and each ordered something different. Every plate was great!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Elena L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Heart of Palm salad was simply awesome... my chicken and rice dish was excellent and so was my husband’s fabulous cheeseburger. Overall Nenes restaurant was wonderful, service and food was impressive.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jen P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Nene´s restaurant by recommendation of our taxi driver and we were fascinated, the service was excellent since we arrived and the food was delicious. Totally recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chris j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent!! We tried the saviche for appetizer, it was ok. I had the pepper steak, Which Was The Best I've ever had. My wife had the ribs special. It was too much food for her, but I took over when she couldn't...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank danny-guadz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the greatest experience at Nene’s. Best Arroz Con Pollo I have ever had! Highly recommend ordering that or the garlic chicken. We ended with Postre De Tres Leches. HEAVEN!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Julia K
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

We were recommended to go to this place by several locals. However 1 local said he would tell us honestly that this restaurant is the priciest in la Fortuna and we could have had the same steak for less at another restaurant. Nevertheless, I loved...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ashley989h
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Taxi driver recommended this restaurant for the best steak in town, and he was so right!!! The service was attentive and friendly from the moment we arrived. We don't drink wine, but they had a lot of wine available! The waiter recommended the ceviche and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank roxyquickuk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 5, 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 9192
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