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Sweet Sensations - CLOSED

Al Este del Salon de Patines 50m, San Pedro 11501, Costa Rica
+506 2225 0102
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 5, 2016
“For the cupcake lovers”
Feb 24, 2015
“Quality went down!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Al Este del Salon de Patines 50m, San Pedro 11501, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Different flavors daily, well made, nice place (a bit small) and good beverages, like the lemonade peppermint.

Date of visit: October 2015
1  Thank Miah C
Reviewed February 24, 2015

Sweet sensations used to be my favorite cupcake shop! i used to visit them almost every week and every time i needed a cake for special occasion they were my #1 option. But the last couple of months the quality is SOOO BAAAD! Since the...More

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank Valevillalobos
Reviewed December 13, 2013

This is a quaint little cafe (about 8 tables) that has incredible cupcakes and muffins, and Bardú coffee that you can't find in the stores. It's a great place to work or study and has free WiFi. The owner is British and speaks both English...More

Date of visit: December 2013
Thank JeffreyFriend
emilyewilson, Owner at Sweet Sensations, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2014

So glad you enjoy Sweet Sensations - hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 6, 2013 via mobile

I was looking for a small cake for my best friend birthday and i wanted a real red velvet cake not a vanilla cake painted red like i usually see here in costa rica. I found emily via fb page and i talked to her...More

Date of visit: February 2013
2  Thank Valevillalobos
emilyewilson, Owner at Sweet Sensations, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2013

I'm so glad you liked the cake! Thanks for the order!

Reviewed February 4, 2013

I have been to Sweet Sensations twice and have been happy with the food and service both times. The first time I bought 2 cupcakes to go, which were delicious, but second experience was much better. I got the brownie sundae which included layers of...More

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank MaryClark R
Reviewed November 17, 2012

At the end of a two week tour of Costa Rica, what better way to celebrate than order a round of cupcakes for the tour group. Emily could not have been more helpful in coming up with our little request for 8 individually designed cupcakes,...More

Date of visit: February 2012
2  Thank lizziesbirds
Reviewed October 30, 2012

This is the best bakery in San Jose! the cupcakes are to die for and are intricate and delicious. The staff is very nice and bi-lingual. They have reallll cupcakes...something impossible to find anywhere near as good in san jose or in the costa rica...More

Date of visit: October 2012
3  Thank mschwartz27
Reviewed October 27, 2012 via mobile

I had looked up this little place before I went to Costa Rica and I was happy to find that it's within walking distance from where I was taking Spanish classes. Emily, the owner is very sweet and accommodating. I had the vanilla cupcake and...More

3  Thank Fatmahal
Reviewed October 26, 2012

First of all I have to say that I am not too much into sweet things and for sure no cupcake fanatic. To be honest I did not even know what a cupcake was before trying one at this awesome place.... Trying one of those...More

Date of visit: September 2012
Thank vauxdvihl
Reviewed August 28, 2012

While in San Jose for a few days, I visited this cafe every day. The cupcakes are literally the best cupcakes I have ever tasted. The base of the cupcakes are so moist, light and fluffy and the fondant frosting is simply delicious. After the...More

Date of visit: August 2012
4  Thank DXCLondon
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Este del Salon de Patines 50m, San Pedro 11501, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +506 2225 0102
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Cupcake cafe on the main road in San Pedro, Costa Rica.
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