in La Fortuna and Liberia

The perfect combination of fresh ingredients and traditional flavors!

Products always fresh!

Taste the satisfaction of savoring elaborate dishes
with the freshest products from Costa Rica.

Traditional “Café Chorreado”

Enjoy our exquisite café chorreado,
prepared right at your table.

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    Encuentranos en La fortuna


    ¡Book online and receive a surprise gift when you come to the restaurant, whether in La Fortuna or Liberia!


      Our philosophy is that the best food should be shared with special people. That’s why we have great spaces for enjoyment regardless of group size. Furthermore, we offer ample parking so that transporting your group won’t be a problem.

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      Eventos en la choza de laurel


      Take part in our marimba playing, live music, discounts, chef presentations, celebrations of local holidays, and much more… In either of our two locations: in La Fortuna, you can find our restaurant near Arenal Volcano, and in Liberia near to Daniel Oduber airport.


      Our work has placed us as one of the best traditional and international food restaurants in Costa Rica and Central America. Our specialties are Costa Rican food and drink, prepared and served in our traditional style. Here you’ll find everything from traditional dishes to fast food and vegetarian dishes.

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      An ideal family restaurant in La Fortuna
      11 June, 2017

      An ideal family restaurant in La Fortuna

      Time spent with family is priceless; every day we learn more about the people with whom we live and who help us […]

      Things you can’t miss on a trip to the Arenal Volcano
      25 May, 2017

      Things you can’t miss on a trip to the Arenal Volcano

      “Although it’s been more than a week since I left Costa Rica, I haven’t been able to find time until now to […]

      7 characteristics of a traditional restaurant in La Fortuna
      3 May, 2017

      7 characteristics of a traditional restaurant in La Fortuna

      Gastronomic tourism has become increasingly popular in Costa Rica, not only because of the cuisine’s authentic flavours, but also because of the […]

      About Us

      We’re distinguished by the impressive quality of the food we serve, since we take care of each detail to make sure each of our customers not only enjoy succulent dishes, but also feel more comfortable and better looked after than in their own home.

      Those who visit us in La Fortuna or Liberia leave steeped in Costa Rican culture, as they will find a series of native articles that explain the customs and traditions of Costa Rica.

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      Contact us right now!

      La Fortuna, San Carlos

      (506) 2479-7063 | 2479-7069
      (506) 2479-7169
      400m west from Catholic Temple

      Liberia, Guanacaste

      (506) 2668-1018 | 2668-1439
      400m east of the entrance to the airport
      Daniel Oduber.

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      La Fortuna, San Carlos

      Liberia, Guanacaste

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