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Steak House el Tobogan

La Fortuna | From the Catholic Church 500 Meters Towards the Volcano, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 8420
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (45 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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La Fortuna | From the Catholic Church 500 Meters Towards the Volcano, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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31 - 40 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 12 August 2014

We visited El Tobogan in August 2014 for a drink while we waited for a taxis. We met the owner's son Mauricio and started talking. Conversation was good ending up staying for hours. While there staff brought us food to sample. It was so good...More

1  Thank Travelerscandg
Mauricio A, Gerente at Steak House el Tobogan, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2014

thank you very much for your opinion, as it is a great pleasure to know that you enjoy the most of your visit and most importantly their food! , Thank you very much for real, this is your home!! ATT: Mauricio Antonio ...

Reviewed 20 July 2014

My family was introduced to this restaurant by our guide as we traveled in the La Fortuna area and WOW are we impressed. This is a truly family owned and operated establishment and they are there to make your stay a pleasure to your heart...More

1  Thank KevinRunkle
Reviewed 30 June 2014

My wife and I were staying near La Fortuna and decided to give this place a try. The owner and host were so kind and helpful and struck up a conversation with us. We chatted about everything from the recent Costa Rican win over Greece,...More

Thank CHalfacre
Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

We came to visit the Arenal Volcano, and found this great restaurant in La Fortuna, service was impeccable, Mauricio was our host, super knowledgeable about the menu,. The cook another great guy, please have the banana flambe w vanilla ice cream. ..is amazing! I came...More

2  Thank nancy f
Reviewed 15 June 2014

My family and I had dinner here one of the first nights in La Fortuna. We each ordered steaks, but each one different than the other. They were all quite good, to the point the kids were saying they could be the best steaks they've...More

1  Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We went here for dinner after it was recommended by a friend. Great steaks!! The prices were reasonable and the waiter was very nice. Look for the sign with a white cow on it, and located next to a water slide.

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 26 April 2014

We stayed 2 nights in La Fortuna. Ate in the hotel the first night so keen to do something different. This place was recommended by our guide. Probably wouldn't have stopped there without recommendation as it doesn't look special but we were glad we did....More

Thank MikeH98
Reviewed 17 April 2014

If you enjoy good steak this is definitely worth a visit. The restaurant itself isn't very - from the outside it looks a bit like a fast food place but the quality and quantity of the steak makes up for it. And its good value...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 April 2014

After a long hike to El Choro, I somewhat had this vision of what a perfect steak dinner would be. In my mind I had pictured a large salt encrusted baked potato, sour cream and chives. With that a juicy tender Argentina fillet and a...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 17 March 2014

My husband and I ate here with our college aged children. The steaks were juicy and not overcooked. I had a salad with grilled chicken which was large and I couldn't finish it. Our server, Mauricio was so nice and the service was great. A...More

Thank Touringdoc
Mauricio A, Propietario at Steak House el Tobogan, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2014

my friends many thanks for your comments !!!, We are very happy to know that you and your beautiful family enjoyed lunch here in the steak house el Tobogan ! Saludes : Mauricio Antonio ...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Fortuna | From the Catholic Church 500 Meters Towards the Volcano, 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 8420
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Description
1/4 Novillo Tenderloin Steak House el Tobogán is a family restaurant Characterized by specialty meat originating in the area offering: Tenderloin, T-bon Steak Churrasco steak and a reasonable price, having a menu for different tastes: salads, rice, chicken, seafood, burgers and sandwiches and vegetarian food as well! . why the name Tobogán ? , Because you will find a large slide = Tobogán with a large pissina restaurant that is part of !...
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