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Luigi's Restaurant

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Luigi's Hotel, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
2479-9898
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Winnipeg, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped in for dinner one evening. Only us and another couple in the restaurant. Our waiter unfortunately wasn't very friendly or attentive. We ordered pizza for the two of us and I ordered soup as a starter which showed up after our pizza was delivered. The soup was luke warm at best. It seemed they just opened a can and... More 

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Thank Roman S
Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The pizza was pretty tasty and a nice distraction from all of the platos tipico we have been having the last five days. The service was good, and the waitstaff was very friendly.

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Thank harryturpin77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a delicious pizza tonight at Luigi's. The staff was very accommodating and attentive. I would definitely recommend a pizza here if trying to look for a change from the traditional Costa Rican meal served everywhere else.

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Toronto
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

This restaurant is underrated. We found it while wandering around Fortuna and looking for a place to eat. It wasn't exactly in the center of the town so I think it can be easily missed. It was quiet when we went but the staff was happy to have us. The Pizza was amazing. The Caesar salad was equally good. We... More 

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Thank zoeboe1
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

We chose Luigi’s for dinner because it appeared to be the only place open at 10:30pm on a Tuesday night. For drinks, I ordered a piña colada Pablo ordered a beer. Our waiter warned Pablo that the beer was not cold and brought out a bottle for Pablo to touch. Not sure why the beer wasn’t kept in the fridge... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped one afternoon for pizza. Good decision for us. Pizza was GREAT !! Went back a second time. (PS, where can I try this great "nothing like NY pizza" ?)

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Thank IrisRose1
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This is nothing like NY pizza. It tastes like cardboard with cheese and more cheese. Super greasy and took 45 mins to serve bc the oven had to warm up for 30 mins. Poor service no one to be found in restaurant. DONT GO!

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Thank bridget g
Englewood, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is our 2nd visit to Luigi's over a year apart. We were blown away by the luscious flavors in their Hawaiian Pizza, was just as great this year. Good service.

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Thank Dennis P
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner as a group of 4 and ordered a large pizza. It was the cheapest dinner we had all week since we split the cost. The pizza was really good too, went back the next day for a to go pizza for lunch!

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Thank Alexis W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

We stopped in for a late lunch before going to the La Fortuna waterfall. The kids wanted pizza, so we stopped. They serve NY style pizza, and the kids loved it. My husband and I also really enjoyed the sauce and cheese, but I had to deduct a point for the crust -- it was a bit chewier than we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luigi's Hotel, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: 2479-9898

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?