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Balcon de Cafe

Avenida Central | Romacentro, Atenas, Costa Rica
5062446 8592
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Ranked #1 of 29 restaurants in Atenas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, German, International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Newbury Park, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A nice little outdoor eatery with great food and service! The desserts are amazing and are a must!! I loved the passion fruit cake:)

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chicago, il
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50 reviews 50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We had a nice breakfast at a streetside balcony table. The service and food were excellent. We will definitely add this charming bakery/eatery to our list for our next visit to Atenas.

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Port Orange, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Best cup of coffee I've had so far in Costa Rica. Breakfast was good, orange juice was great, and the fresh fruit was delicious. Nice place to sit and start the day.

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NY, NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a simple place set in the open air on the second floor of a building.The ambiance is extremely simpatico. The menu is limited but the food very tasty. The cold cafe mocha is terrific. it's like a dessert complete with a little whipped cream. I've had lunch here for four days so far and see no need to... More

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great place to stop into for lunch right in the center of town. Very tasty food with great service. Will certainly go back.

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Ripley, Ontario, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

A local recommended this cafe & it was the best food we had on our trip! The staff & owner were so friendly & they spoke English. We also bought some of their delicious baking to take back to our rental house. I only wish we had found it at the first of our trip instead of at the end.... More

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Goderich, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

the service was second to none and the waiter spoke very good english. was the best meal i had in Atenas. Also bought baked goods as well as jam. All were very yummy. Would recommend this place to anyone travelling in Atenas!

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Food was good as well as service. There were 6 of us and we all order something different for breakfast. Plenty of food. The place is always busy. We all enjoyed our meal.

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

good food, great staff & owner! My weekly indulgence - after the local farmers market, I go there either for lunch or "to go" - I especially love their quiche, the chicken sandwich, their lemon cream cake, their russion cake and the daily specials are excellent!

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Amazing food! Amazing drinks! Amazing service! Lovely Costa Rican experience. My favourite is the vanilla milkshake!

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