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Lava Rocks Cafe

Costado sur de la iglesia catolica La Fortuna | Southside of the church in La Fortuna Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 40-4417, Costa Rica
+506 2479 8039
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (15 reviews)
“nachos” (13 reviews)
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, American, Costa Rican
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Costado sur de la iglesia catolica La Fortuna | Southside of the church in La Fortuna Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 40-4417, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 248 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

The customer service is very bad, they treated us very badly, the server was very bad, almost never attended us. The food is not very good and it is expensive. I would definitely never go back

Thank abigailtuttle902
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lava Rocks was recommended by the owner of our hotel. We wanted to go to Lava Lounge but we have a 10 year old and they wouldn’t let us in late on a Saturday. So to Lava Rocks we went. It was quiet and still...More

Thank JWirtjes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try the coconut gelato and the lemon. Nice service and some of the best gelato since Italy. Great selection of desserts, shakes and coffee drinks

Thank Jay T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was having a piggy day and as this place was next to the place I was staying at I decided to check it out. That and ice cream truly is a vice for me. I had three scoops - mango, oreo and snickers. The...More

2  Thank Saintlysinner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had appetizers and desserts. It was very good for the price. I would recommend. Great service too!

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location for the restaurant was great. Centrally located, with a great view of the volcano. Food was ok.

Thank IrishMom43
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We ate here on a recommendation from our tour guide. We were disappointed ...from the guacamole dip appetizer to the hamburger. Do not recommend, especially with so many other choices

Thank Eataroundwoburn
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Extensive, well priced menu serving an array of Costa Rican specialities. Good range of local craft beers. Prompt, friendly service. Number of screens showing live sport from ESPN / Fox Sports. Note, like many of the eateries in La Fortuna the bar / restaurant isn’t...More

Thank Dom B
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Didn’t try the food but visited here a couple of times for drinks, a good spot at the start of the night. Huge drinks selection, friendly staff & right in the centre of town

Thank lozliz7
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We had lunch here and plan on dinner before we leave the LaFortuna area. The traditional Costa Rican fare was delicious and we will definitely eat there again!

Thank janellen50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Bar, American, Costa Rican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costado sur de la iglesia catolica La Fortuna | Southside of the church in La Fortuna Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 40-4417, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 8039
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