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Cafe Liberia

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Calle Real, 150 M. South From "Tienda la Nueva" Casa Zuniga-Chlachar | Liberia - Guanacaste - Costa Rica, Liberia, Costa Rica
+506 2665 1660
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 114
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best coffee!

nice french owner! Very cosy cafe. A pitty they do not breakfast:-( Free wifi and according to the menu, very nice food too!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Carmen B
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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157 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

nice french owner! Very cosy cafe. A pitty they do not breakfast:-( Free wifi and according to the menu, very nice food too!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 NEW

Firstly, if you speak NO Spanish and are one of those people who expect to be catered to as a tourist, don't go here....head to the beach or stay at your hotel and eat. This is a lovely, local place with an amazing staff (not many speak English) The guacamole and cafe americano were beyond perfect! I was traveling with... More 

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Hermosa Beach, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

to my disappointment, we had arrived when the restaurant had already close. The owner, a very kind young many from France explained he had a very busy lunch and was on his way out to shop for ingredients for dinner. the look on my face must have been tragic to cause him to immediately offer to make us a hamburger... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We had the Caesar Salad (good dressing but very small portion) the Chicken Fajita and the Rigatoni. Unfortunately the rigatoni were tasteless (no salt). Relatively expensive for what we got. Service was friendly and the location was nice. But we would not visited this location twice.

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SeaTac, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Worth taking time to go to, it is charming and the chef is very attentive to his guests. A local version of Kobe beef makes for a super hamburger! We arrived just late for lunch but the chef took time to make us lunch with what he had left and it was delicious. Wish I could have come back for... More 

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Merced, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Cafe Liberia has really good food and it is located in a beautiful historic house. The couple that owns it is very friendly too and they are really great to talk to. Great place to eat if you're in Liberia!

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Had our second lunch at Cafe Liberia and it was just as good if not better than the first. Liberia is about an hour away and I could see myself making the trip just for lunch here!

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Guayabo, Costa Rica
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Not only is the coffee excellent, the owners are super nice and there are always interesting people. I am the owner of the Rainforest Canopy Farm in Guyabal on the Miravalles Volcano and whenever my clients ask for a place to get a great cup of coffee or eat great food, I send them to Cafe Liberia. Un lugar precioso... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Lovely last night treat in Liberia. Good food, great friendly service and a beautiful place. Highly recommended.

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Monticello, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We stopped in for a snack after walking by the restaurant and remembering seeing it in trip advisor. Had a ceviche and a fruit smoothie. The ceviche was one of the best we had on our entire trip. It was nice having some avocado, onions, corn, etc rather than just the fish. They made too much of the smoothie to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Real, 150 M. South From "Tienda la Nueva" Casa Zuniga-Chlachar | Liberia - Guanacaste - Costa Rica, Liberia, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Liberia
  • Phone Number: +506 2665 1660

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 14
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Fusion
Open Hours
Monday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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