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La Central Natural Restaurant

Calle 472 | in front of Alamo Rent A Car, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 0506, Costa Rica
+506 2479 8080
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
30 Mar 2017
“Nice lunch spot. ”
30 Aug 2016
“Vegan meals that did the job”
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle 472 | in front of Alamo Rent A Car, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 0506, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Open air restaurant on the main steeet. Nice selection of food that was prepared quickly and good. Friendly staff as well. Cold beer too!

Thank Upnorthtransplant1
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We ate here twice, more because there were few vegan alternatives than because we liked it a lot. We left full and the meals were nutritious. They have non-vegan food, too, I can't speak to that.

Thank Rosieqtx
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had breakfast, a yogurt parfait and some gluten free pancakes. The pancakes were pretty good, not the best we have had but it is so hard to find gluten free pancakes or french toast anywhere that you are just so happy to have it....More

Thank AMTH
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This place was just OK. There was nothing wrong with the food it was just a touch bland. My main issue is with this place is the menu price doesn't include the tax. Why? Can I choose not to pay it? This was the only...More

Thank Aidan80
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is under new ownership and management. Best prices in LA Fortuna. They have 3 dollar breakfast and happy hour all day. The staff are friendly and the food is fantastic. Sweet little spot for vegan and glueten free food. They offer chicken and...More

Thank MissDre69
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This restaurant was part of our river rafting adventure. We had three items to choose from. Fish, Chicken, or beef. These dishes came with beans and rice, or potatoes. I choose the chicken, which I didn't like because of the smell. My daughter had beef...More

Thank Sharon J
Reviewed 12 July 2016

So it is hard enough to be the only vegan in a family of 4 but then to travel out in the world forget it! Until we came across La Central. It was the perfect fit for all of us and offers the farm to...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Great vegetarian options. Excellent service. Fresh ingredients. Great value for the price. We ate there 2 different times during our stay and loved it both times.

Thank gs02143
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

There was a big sign outside that said "best vegerarian restaurant in La Fortuna" so we stopped right away. Our server was very nice and service was great, however the food was not good. I ordered a veggie soup which was soooo salty they had...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ordered coconut pancakes which were amazing and the price was only $5 for 3 cakes. Perfect amount with just a hint of coconut.

Thank Sylolechowski
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 472 | in front of Alamo Rent A Car, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 0506, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 8080
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