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Olo Alaia Surf & Brew
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“cafe bar”(2 reviews)
Olo Alaia is a surf shop, cafe, brew house and lifestyle, offering unparalleled surf education and experiences through our establishment in Nosara.
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Playa Guiones | next to Surfing Nosara, Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
+506 2682 1204
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Robby operates a fantastic business here with quality service. Start your day with an amazing cortado and a lesson on the art and science of the coffee bean from Santi. Head down to the water with Cata for a straight shooting surf lesson, no prisoners...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Went first to buy a couple of things and the surf shop has lots of cool stuff. Service was good and friendly. So we decided to give it a try to their coffee shop. When we arrived, the guy was so engaged in a conversation...More

1  Thank Newport35
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Olas Alaia Surf & Brew was right next door to our Casa Tranquilo Rental. Nice. Step inside and find an ice cold local beer on tap. Sweet. Oh, did you say you wanted Coffee. Ok, The best cold brewed coffee on the planet served up...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed July 23, 2018

I absolutely loved the coffee I tried here and enjoyed learning about some of the local beans from the knowledgeable barista. The shop is super cute with colorful surfboards and other surfing items (rash guards, etc) available to purchase. They also have some snacks and...More

Thank love2travel021
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Olo Alaia is by far the best hang out spot in Nosara! It has literaly become my second home during my 2 weeks trip from Canada. I recommend the cold brew drip coffee but everything on the menu is second to best! Not to forget...More

2  Thank Mia C
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We walked around town and decided it was time for a pint. We stopped in sat at the bar and were greeted with a welcome. Robbie was nice and engaging. I’m not a surfer, I tried while there. My friend said he had the nicest...More

1  Thank Scott P
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Olo Alaia is my go-to spot for the best coffee in town and a chill spot to hang out. Santi, the barista will sort you out with your brew of choice and, with a little nudge (!), share some of his passion and knowledge :D...More

2  Thank swai
Reviewed June 21, 2018

What a cool place for a morning cup of awesome coffee or a local craft beer. the owner Robert was super friendly and fun to chat with. if you are a surf nerd, its like walking in to an art show. cool place with an...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed June 20, 2018

this place just "gets it". The aesthetic, the store contents, the decor... its so laidback chic and cool. I just loved being in the store. The iced almond latte was PERFECTION! My boyfriend doesn't even like/drink coffee and he said it was delicious!

1  Thank Jamie G
Reviewed June 7, 2018

A local guy pointed us here for good coffee. While the coffee is good and the shop is beautiful, the customer service was horrible. Went in the first day and I was the only customer in the store. The worker (I assume owner but don't...More

1  Thank adam2537
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