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Altamira Restaurant

$$ - $$$, South American,
| Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1600
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood grill” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Central American, South American, Costa Rican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

great food, exceptional service, freshness throughout the meal - try to fresh coconut water- amazing

Thank TravvelBug
Reviewed 6 days ago

The staff here were wonderful, and the food was amazing. It offers a terrific view of the volcano, and with live music nearly every night, it was a great place to enjoy meals!

Thank SmurfDriver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food. Very fresh and good choice. Having gucamole freshly made by the table was an interesting experience. Waiting sraff enthusiasric and very attentive without being obtrusive. Good value for money.

Thank cockneyshaun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I ate dinner at Altamira once while staying at Nayara. I had the filet mignon and she had crab. Both dishes were fantastic. Our server, Jose Luis, was great and the live music was a nice touch. We also ate at Altamira...More

Thank TylerHeff
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had decided to give each restaurant at the resort a chance for breakfast and we chose Altamira for the first day, after trying it, we actually came back every day. Breakfast buffet was outstanding, everyday there were small surprises and new recipes. The lady...More

Thank pacobp101
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I was spoiled by the table-side, homemade to taste guacamole! I have tried others in North America and none can compare. This restaurant is also consistently great...a difficult accomplishment! Looking forward to another trip here in Sept. 2017!!!

Thank Penny L
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Amazing food, incredible staff and wonderful ambiance. Highly recommend it, we stayed at the hotel and had breakfast there everyday.

Thank Galadriel2016
Reviewed 20 August 2017

My husband and I had breakfast here each morning. There was an abundant of variety, healthy and scrumptious!! Fantastic variety of fruit juices and french press coffee.

Thank gatocaliali
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Given we were staying at the hotel, we had dinner here a few times. While not inexpensive, we really enjoyed our meals each time we came .. especially the tortilla soup ... can't stop thinking about that one. Highly recommend and we would return ourselves.

Thank d1289
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The food here was very good although the service was a bit inconsistent. The buffet breakfast spread was so large and could cater to the pickiest of eaters. The dinner menu was a bit expensive, but for the setting was suitable. Overall, this is a...More

Thank Michelle M
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Questions & Answers
11 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Dalton72 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there it was different every night.
11 August 2015|
Response from Jairo_quesada | Property representative |
Dear Ashen15 Two of our restaurants open at 6:30 am for breakfast and then they are open until 10:00pm. We have all of our food and beverage experience in our web site. Please do not hesitate to contact us... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Central American, South American, Costa Rican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens, 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 1600
  • E-mail
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