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Soda La Hormiga

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Costado Oeste de la Terminal de Buses | A la Par de Mega Super y la Estacion de Buses, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 9247
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (48 reviews)
“rice” (26 reviews)
“casado” (74 reviews)
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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Costado Oeste de la Terminal de Buses | A la Par de Mega Super y la Estacion de Buses, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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11 - 20 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We went here after a tour guide said it's his favorite soda in town. He was right. The casado was the best we had while in La Fortuna (we stuck to cheap spots though). Heads up, they don't do dinner, so go for lunch or...More

Thank Jeremy G
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We ran into this place as we were looking for Soda Viquez. Glad we did. Fresh and healthy food at an extremely affordable price. Local flavor!

Thank sammy9677
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

It is cheapest and tastiest restaurant here. For 5500 colones we had a very nice Costa Rican meal with drinks. Definitely recommend if you are on a backpackers budget. We went for the Cassada's (beef and chicken/salsa) and they were both perfect. The cassava chips...More

Thank xiaoba8
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Best local food on a really good price less than $6 a plate very open place very fresh good natural juice one of the best local food I have seen in La Fortuna highly recommended

Thank BrayanMurillo
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Loved this place: delicious casado for lunch (I had mine w/pork) for 2000 crc's, Super generous portions, fast friendly service. Using the bathroom is a bit tricky, shared by both sexes. I had to watch the door for awhile to see how you knew when...More

Thank likewyse
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Probably won't be the best Costa Rica food in la Fortuna. But has good services, clean and cheap. You can find breakfast, coffee, sandwich, fruits, lunch. The place has its own parking lot.

Thank LuacoC
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I was recommended this place by the shuttle driver who took us from Manuel Antonio. The food was delicious and the price was cheap for Costa Rica. Do not be put off by the way it looks and give it a try. It seems like...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We found Soda La Hormiga through Trip Advisor when we just needed to grab a quick lunch. We were NOT disappointed! Quick dining in a locals setting and delicious casada lunch. Only wish we'd found it sooner!

Thank FamilyfuninEurope
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Simply the best soda in La Fortuna. Friendly service and incredible tasting, large portions of food for rock-bottom prices. We ate here more than once!

Thank Hannahonhertravels
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

It was open early. It was quiet. Nice atmosphere, good food. Good coffee. Authentic Costa Rican breakfast.

Thank Joe S
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Bobbi K
8 August 2017|
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Response from likewyse | Reviewed this property |
Beans, rice, salad, bread, french fries, milkshakes, fruit drinks. You should be okay.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Cuisine
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 16:00
Monday
06:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 16:00
Thursday
06:00 - 16:00
Friday
06:00 - 16:00
Saturday
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costado Oeste de la Terminal de Buses | A la Par de Mega Super y la Estacion de Buses, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 9247
Description
Located on one side of La Fortuna's bus station, the best dish offered in this small place is the typical "Casado". But you can enjoy any other typical dish in this great Soda.
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