Fodor's Expert Review Freddo Fresas

$$ Poas Volcano National Park Costa Rican
Fresas means "strawberries," and they’re the star at this rustic wooden place on the way to the volcano. They end up on your corn pancakes, in juices, as desserts, or as sides to the variety of típico dishes here. Gallo pinto is on the menu for breakfast, of course. Hearty olla de carne and sopa de pozol—meat and bean soups, respectively, make for filling lunches. A good, economical bet is the casado lunch special, a Costa Rican specialty of meat, rice, beans, and salad.
Costa Rican Casual Breakfast Lunch $$

Quick Facts

Poás Volcán National Park, Alajuela  Costa Rica

-2482–2800

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Known For:
  • Tortillas aliñadas (huge corn tortillas with cheese and cream)
  • Piping hot coffee
  • Strawberry everything
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: No dinner

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