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Panaderia Alemana

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About a Mile From the Liberia Airport, Liberia 50101, Costa Rica
8361-2777
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great food, beers and service! Its a nice environment for adults and children. They also offer bread of a very good quality. Just maybe a little bit to pricy.

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Thank Ana P
All over Costa Rica
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love stopping at Panadería Alemana, first, it is a dog friendly place and most of the times I am around with my small dog. The food portions are very large, the flavor of all plates is rustic and better than expected. You can feel love in the place, the ambiance is friendly, the beer assortmet super large and there... More 

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Thank Mao_Costa_Rica
Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

We are not inconditional hamburgers fans but these were very tasty as well as the french fries. As many places in CR the place is full with flies and mosquitoes. We were literally eaten by these insects so do not forget to bring your repellent. German pastry is worth to try.

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Thank gemaroup
Moose Jaw, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

The bakery has quite a variety of baked goods. The restaurant does the German style schnitzel and wurst very well. Has certain German beers available as well as local brews. Once or twice a month the German butcher comes in with a truckload of German cuts , sausage,hams etc.

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Thank frannie1155040
Santa Ana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Very nice Breakfast in the area. I strongly recomend the Tico Breakfast, with Gallo Pinto, Ceese and Eggs at your taste. A glass of orange juice and a cup of coffe and you are done for the rest od the day. 5 min away from the Liberia Intl Airport.

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Thank LuisEzpeleta
Macomb, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

Yesterday was not our first visit to the German Bakery on our way to Liberia. And certainly not our last one. We ate the Kaese Spaetzle and the Currywurst. Delicious! We also stocked up on Bread. Raisin bread and pumpernickel is our favorite at the German Bakery. We will be back soon!

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Thank costarica2013
Denver
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

They've failed to deliver orders, and when they do they just bring you whatever they feel like bringing you - not what you actually ordered. Multiple times now large orders have arrived to us wrong. Once our order was never delivered at all and we had to go all the way to them to pick it up. 5 packs of... More 

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Johannes Valent... B, Inhaber at Panaderia Alemana, responded to this review

Dear Kai R, I first want to mention that yesterday’s phone call was the first product related conversation we have had on your complaint. I am not sure if you are aware that for more than twenty years we deliver our goods to Playa Hermosa, twice weekly, but that the goods need to be ordered 24 hours in advance, otherwise... More 

Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Great place when you're craving pumpernickel bread, bratwurst or schnitzel among other things. Very congenial owner makes you feel right at home. Pastry shop offers many mouth-watering selections, all of which live up to your expectations. Nice menu with soups, salads and main courses to suit any craving you're feeling. Convenient stop on the way into Coco from your arrival... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I've eaten many times at the adjacent restaurant and the food is always delicious! I have also enjoyed products from the bakery over the years. The baked goods are freshly baked over night and you can enjoy a lovely breakfast with fresh bread. The service is always friendly and helpful. Definitively a great place to stop and enjoy a break... More 

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Thank CharliesSchnucki
Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

This is the second time I try this bakery. Like the first time, bread is old, pastry is hard and you don't get to know if filling is spoiled already or just has an unfortunate taste. If you have had the chance to try good european pastry, you feel like running to a german bakery to re-create such great experience.....and... More 

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Thank Cynthia C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $19
Cuisine
German, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: About a Mile From the Liberia Airport, Liberia 50101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Liberia
  • Phone Number: 8361-2777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?