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Inspira Cafe Restaurante

Costado norte de la Iglesia Catolica, contiguo a la oficina de Correos de Costa Rica | Costado norte de la iglesia, Avenida 331, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7139
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (35 reviews)
“salmon salad” (7 reviews)
“burger” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Cafe, Contemporary, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Costado norte de la Iglesia Catolica, contiguo a la oficina de Correos de Costa Rica | Costado norte de la iglesia, Avenida 331, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Party of 4 Canadians . We felt the menu was a bit pricy for what was received. Portions were on the small side. Service was friendly if just a little slow . We enjoyed shared picadillos ( small flour tacos). I ordered a Thai Chicken...More

Thank windsorwand31
Reviewed 5 days ago

We live 40 minutes from La Fortuna and will often visit to enjoy a nice meal. This was our first visit to Inspira but we will definitely be back. There are very few options for vegans in Costa Rica besides the usual beans and rice...More

Thank ANewDayVegan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We are vegans and visited a few restaurants that had vegan options - Inspira was by farrrrr the best! They were so accommodating for our needs and the food was satisfying and delicious but didn't leave us feeling heavy. Highly recommend!

Thank Traveling Our R
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Traveling Our R it was a pleasure to help you and host you. Thank you very much for your excellent review. Please come on your next visit to La Fortuna

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had a great time, great food and great service!! The recommendation said that it was new costa rican food but I would say it is more new food with an international flair!! REally enjoyed and the group had fun

Thank Bart F
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello Bart F thank you very much for your great recommendation. We are very happy you came and enjoyed our cuisine.

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Our server Dani was awsome, the food was really good. We order a burguer, they substitute the fries with yuca and was great. I really recommend this place.

Thank Paula G
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello Paula G thank you very much for recommending our restaurant. We are a family business and really care for our clients. Thank you for helping us grow

Reviewed 27 September 2018

On our 5 day stay at the Volcano lodge and Springs , we had the opportunity to visit downtown La Fortuna. We checked Trip Advisor and Inspira was rated excellent. we went there for lunch and had a table on the veranda overlooking the park....More

Thank zekid1
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello zekid1 thank you very much for your recommendation and for this excellent review. Please visit us again on you next trip

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This place has an interesting menu, but I feel it’s quite expensive for what you get and not the best meal we had in La Fortuna. The waitress was lovely and friendly. We both had a glass of Malbec which was delicious, but unusually it...More

Thank JoAllman27
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello JoAllman27thank you for coming to Inspira. Please know that when our food is not well prepare you tell the waiter and the kitchen stuff makes it right for you. Thank you for coming!!!

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Place is too expensive and I didn’t like their food. I will rather eat at any of the soda around the Pueblo.

Thank verclaco
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello verclaco thank you for giving us a chance

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This is a superb restaurant. The staff were great, very friendly and very attentive. The food is exceptional. It’s as good if not better than anything I have had in top class restaurants in central London. I particularly recommend the beef steak with red wine...More

Thank David T
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello David T Wow what a great review. It is great you enjoyed our beef steak. We bay the meat from a local producer all natural grass fed meat no antibiotics or hormones. Thank you very much!!!!

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Recommended by our rafting guide Jorge as an awesome place to eat. Visited here twice and loved it. Great food, service and atmosphere. Superb variety of food and some excellent local dishes. Highly recommend!

Thank 4WilsonsUK
dayaan2016, Propietario at Inspira Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello 4WilsonsUK we appreciate very much your high recommendation. It is fantastic you came back, that surely means a lot to us. Thank you very much!!!!

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Katherine J
30 November 2017|
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Response from dayaan2016 | Property representative |
Hello Katherine J We recently inaugurated our new menu. Perhaps that is the reason for the difference you see. We invite you to come and try our new gastronomic proposal
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James P
29 December 2016|
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Response from Susana B | Reviewed this property |
Hi James! I am friends with the owners. They booked you a table! You are good to go! :) enjoy and happy new year!!!
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jennytee88
30 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
Cuisine
Latin, Cafe, Contemporary, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costado norte de la Iglesia Catolica, contiguo a la oficina de Correos de Costa Rica | Costado norte de la iglesia, Avenida 331, 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 7139
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