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Cafe Orchid Coffee Shop

Contiguo al Banco Popullar | Santa Elena, 222, Costa Rica
+50626456850
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Ranked #1 of 61 restaurants in Monteverde
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $9
Cuisines: Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Specialty hot and iced coffee, crepes, salads, paninis. Home made bakery
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Specialty hot and iced coffee, crepes, salads, paninis. Home made bakery
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English first
Aarhus, Denmark
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

First of all, not really a coffee shop. It has an extensive menu with breakfast, lunch and dinner. Went there for breakfast, and it was really good! Fresh ingredients, great coffee and not too expensive. Waiter spoke english and was very professional.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I loved the attentive service and surprisingly good food. My sister called the Turkey Avocado sandwich the best sandwich she'd ever had. I really enjoyed the sweet Fruits de Bosque crepe - the blackberry and lemon were so fresh and amazing together. Really great atmosphere, quick wifi - highly recommended.

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Fox Lake, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We had sandwiches and Turkish cappuccino, which I think was supposed to be like sahlep, both great! The desserts looked good, too. It is a pretty restaurant, and an easy walk in Santa Elena, though not in the middle of everything else. One of my favorite meals we had during our stay.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

They care about the details here. I had a turkey pita w/ avocado, pesto and mozza. It was excellent. For dessert, we shared a passionfruit cheesecake. The cake itself was delicious and moist and would have been even better with just a touch more fruit. I would definitely go back. Service was great and restaurant was extraordinarily clean.

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London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The food was fantastic! And the smoothies were sooooo good. I had one of the savoury crepes which had a lovely flavourful pesto and avocados. There were so many good options to choose from on the menu I felt spoilt for choice. I like the atmosphere and the hippy way in which the restaurant was decorated. This was my favourite... More

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Washington, DC
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Came in one cool afternoon for some sandwiches and cold drinks. I had the pavo (turkey panini) and a vittorio, an iced coffee, whiskey, chocolate, and ice cream blend that was delicious. My wife had a frozen lemonade and caprice (mozzarella, basil, tomato panini). The food was excellent, service prompt and courteous, wifi was fast, and, as an unexpected bonus,... More

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Federal Way, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This is one of the best places to eat in town, as they are obviously committed to quality ingredients and great food. This is a couple minutes walk away from the Triangle (center of town) and abuts a private orchid garden and wildlife park. This is not a "meat & potatoes" American-style family place where you park your butt and... More

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London
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

A couple we met recommended this place and we're so glad they did-the food we had was great (especially the chicken and spinach panini) and the cappuccino was the best I've had in Costa Rica. Not cheap but wifi is free and it smashes some of its local rivals out the water

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Herts
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105 reviews 105 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Stopped for traditional Tico coffee, smoothie and cake - pineapple and coconut tart and a chocolate brownie. All superb - cakes were home-made and delicious. Service was quick and friendly. A great place to chill

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Pineapple and basil smoothie was amazing. I would definitely drink it again, everyone must try it for sure!

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