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Que Rico Arenal

6.5 kilometers from La Fortuna Town | 6.5 kilometros Norte de la iglesia Catolica de la Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1020
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (207 reviews)
“carpaccio” (6 reviews)
“caesar salad” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6.5 kilometers from La Fortuna Town | 6.5 kilometros Norte de la iglesia Catolica de la Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 423 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Aside from being a great Italian restaurant, what sets QUE RICO apart is their customer service, I have visited QUE RICO in several occasions throughout the years, and the service is always excellent. If t¡you get a chance, stop by, when visiting La Fortuna, you...More

Thank Adrian V
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is really nice. And the view of the volcano is amazing. I went for an early lunch so I am not sure how long was the restaurant open, but we(me and my wife) were alone. The food was good, but I do believe...More

Thank KevinBlank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tried their Fettuccine Alfredo and Veggie Pizza. It was ok, fettuccine was partially cooked, cheese tasted odd. It was the closest restaurant to our hotel so we tried it.

Thank Galadriel2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best places we ate at on our trip. We said we were not going to eat at the hotel all 3 nights that we were in Arena,well we were wrong. With food that good it was hard not to want to eat...More

Thank purplekandy1
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This restaurant makes the simplest of Italian cuisine delicious and extra ordinary. And I'm a cook and I love Italian. The kids also loved their food. We ordered the a margarita pizza and my kids shared a pasta dish of fresh motzarella cheese balls and...More

Thank SoudsinPhilly
Pacovol, Gerente at Que Rico Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear TripAdvisor user, Being a cook, loving Italian food, and describing and recommending our restaurant the way you did makes us all feel very proud of the job we do every day in Que Rico Arenal. Thank you for visiting us with your family. We...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in a nice location and has a nice comfortable feel. Waiter was very friendly and the food was good, not great but for Costa Rica pretty good. We find if you order steak you can't loose. The ribeye was great and everything...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This place is one of the best restaurant in the area. The prices are reasonable, variety of food in the menu, good service and clean place. They are well know for the pizza, but we order shrimps, pasta and fish. They were great! We also...More

Thank Juan Manuel D
Pacovol, Gerente at Que Rico Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear Juan Manuel, Thank you for visiting our restaurant and for posting your excellent review! As you mentioned, Que Rico Arenal is very well known for the Artisan Pizza we prepare in a wood-fired oven; nevertheless, many clients like you, come to visit because of...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Wide menu offered many varied choices of dishes. Authentic, tasty pasta dishes made the Que Rico a memorable, "I'd go back" choice for dinner. The outstanding service provided by our waiter, Leonardo, made this an 'Excellent' experience.More

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Pacovol, Gerente at Que Rico Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Dear Simon, Thank you veru much for visiting us and for letting us know you would come back for dinner due to the excellent service provided and the tasty Italian dishes you tried. We would love to have you back in Que Rico Arenal next...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Visited as a family of 4 early in the evening. The menu has a strong focus around pizza, but there are plenty of local and international options to choose from. Our waiter was very helpful and friendly. The pizzas were delicious, being Hun crust, with...More

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel and ate there, breakfast was inclusive, but we had pizza, really good pizza , staff was nice,food was fresh, it's a good place yo eat

Thank Pravin A
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Questions & Answers
Randall L
24 January 2017|
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Response from antovolc | Property representative |
Hi Randal, Yes there is gluten free pizza on medium size available. Please accept my apology for such a delayed response.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6.5 kilometers from La Fortuna Town | 6.5 kilometros Norte de la iglesia Catolica de la Fortuna, 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 1020
  • E-mail
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