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La Casita del cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


Costa Rican, Cafe, Central American
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is over a cliff and with a bird nest view. The food is costarican type, The food is better than their coffee. We tried the quesadillas which were very good. My friends had some fajitas that were good too.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MaxGonzo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our way from San Jose to Arenal and my hubby was needing some coffee and found this gem. Coffee is great too- made fresh, every cup, from locally sourced coffee beans

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 59mgil
Reviewed July 2, 2019

Go there all the time for breakfast and sometimes lunch. Awesome view where you can see the ocean. Food is very good typically tico and reasonably priced. Excellent!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Mike P
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Ran into this place by accident on our drive from San Jose to Jaco. I was completely impressed by the gorgeous view spreading out onto the hills with cows lazily grazing and hawks flying above. The waiters were very friendly. Everything was made fresh to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank dpz71
Reviewed March 31, 2019

The view from this mountainside cafe is insane and the weather is lovely, usually a bit breezy. Food is simple but delish and the vibe is super peaceful. I guarantee this will be one of the most tranquil meal spots you've encountered, Highly recommend!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JennLyle
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

All is organized around the view with bar type setting to enjoy it. Definitely worth a stop and a coffee. Cold latte are delicious. The food was decently priced and good. Obviously local dishes are much better than international food. It’s very clear it’s a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank magadiz
Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

We took the less traveled route down 131 and rte 3. Normaly take 27 or 1. Came to La Casita del Cafe. It has a long range view through the valley to the Pacific. The staff was very friendly and attentive. I had the quesadilla...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Les P
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Dine almost al fresco with a view that's unbeatable. You can see the Pacific Ocean from up here and look down on the vultures circling below. The food is good and inexpensive. We had good experience with that typical Costa Rican breakfast Pinto Gallo con...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kozulich
Reviewed February 26, 2019

We stopped by for a mid-afternoon coffee and milk shake. There is a bar that overlooks beautiful mountains and valleys. Multiple bar places were sitting dirty as were some tables. We placed our order and waited, and waited, and gave up. The waitress was eating...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank primeonetx
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

A very popular restaurant for locals and tourists alike. It's famous for it's view of the valley and Pacific in the background; it's most busiest during the breakfast time when the view is best. Serves large Tico or American breakfast.

Date of visit: November 2018
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