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“Delicious stop” 5 of 5 stars
Review of El Artesano del Gusto

El Artesano del Gusto
Al Frente de la Iglesia Carmen Lyra, Cobano, Costa Rica
+506 8534 6232
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Ranked #1 of 3 Restaurants in Cobano
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Paris, France
1 review
“Delicious stop”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Excellent ! Salé ou sucré, everything is simply good and very honest prices. French patisserie just like in the best boulangeries in Paris, or even better under the sun :) Savourous foods and adorable passionate french couple. When you stop at Cobano, impossible to miss it !!! Bravo Anne sophie & Germain.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
“Nice splurge!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

I enjoyed the wholesome food prepared fresh. It was a nice stop along the way on our trip to the beaches on Nicoya Peninsula. It was hard to choose what to buy as all looked mouth-watering. Delicious quiche was easy to pack for our lunch on the road.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Suprising!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

In the middle of Cobano is an unexpected treat - a French bakery & coffee shop! Truly delightful - excellent Costa Rican coffee made just the way you like it - hot, cold, au lait etc. Also the most delicious baked treats - tarts, cookies, quiche, and more. The owner, Sophia is a warm, interesting host - happy to sit and talk with you and tell you some of the great places to see in the area. Sophia & her boyfriend immigrated from Paris, France & brought their great baking skills with them - we are glad they did!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Tambor, Costa Rica
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Sinfully delicious!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Always a great selection of pastries and desserts, always fresh, and always agreat presentation! Best of luck! A bit expensive but well, well worth it!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Delicious!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

If you are looking for healthy, organic, and you are watching your calorie intake, this is not the place to be! Everything is mouthwatering and delicious! Hard to make a choice, maybe one of each!!!!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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