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$6 - $19
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European, German
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed December 10, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch. The service was very good and the food was authentic. Better then most German restaurants in foreign countries.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

This place is sub-par. Menu does not properly list ingredients for the meal. No pizza available when we came. Not worth even trying.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Johannes Valent... B, Inhaber at Panaderia Alemana, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2019

this is not true with the ingredients, because there are at our menu which time you arrived at my place ? i am sorry for your bad situacion here regards Hans

Reviewed June 21, 2019

Really amazing place. Great service. Great atmosphere. Super chill place. Love it. I had the tico breakfast and loved it. Amazing beer selection. Everything was wonderful!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019

When I first heard of this place, I was all excited because I love German food. From my experience, it was nothing like I was used to. I tried a couple of different breads they had (not a big selection).

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed February 2, 2019

This is the second German Bakery we saw on our CR holiday. We had to stop and have a look. We found Bretzels and had to buy some for our lunch. Lots of other German pasteries available. Had quite a bit of German atmosphere.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

I was heading to a meeting and wanted to bring something along for the coffee break. The lady who was helping with my order had a terrible attitude, not eager to answer my questions. I bought a cheesecake (I had my doubts before buying it,...I was right to have my doubts!), two “cookies” (coconuts and nuts) and the driest, stiffest chocolate doughnut I’ve ever tasted 🥴 This bakery is not cheap so I expected better quality on their products and better attention from the staff. The products seem to have been there for a while!!More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Stoped before my flight back. Ham smelled like fish and tasted really gross all was really salty. The staff was nice but the food was bad. Very pricey also for a coffee and breakfast.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on our way to the airport, which is just up the road. Had a good, hearty breakfast and pretty good cappuccinos. The local kitty was cute but a little bitey. This place has a sense of humor--the women's bathroom door says..."bla bla bla bla bla" all over it, while the men's has one single "bla." :-)More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

excellent food option for allergies, the have all kind of products i definitivelly recommend this option great seight seeing

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

We bought their "Tres nueces" bread which had a list of ingredients but no mention of peanuts. Trusting that the list of ingredients would actually list all of the ingredients, my son who is allergic to peanuts ate from that bread. Then his body went...into anaphylactic shock. We rushed him to the emergency room, cancelled our trip to the volcano and spent it instead at the hospital. We called Panaderia Alemana and found out that they put peanuts in the bread mix. I asked to speak to the owner about the seriousness of adding ingredients beyond what they state in the label. To our disbelief, instead of the customary minimum of an apology an any attempt to make up for the trouble and/or assurance of taking precautionary steps, all I got was an insult! He told me how stupid of me for letting my child eat a bread called TRES NUECES if he is allergic to peanuts! For the record, "nueces" were not listed in the ingredients list. Secondly, "nueces" are "walnuts"; peanuts are "mani" OR "cacahuates" in English. Thirdly, while sometimes the word "nueces" is used generically to mean "tree nuts"- PEANUTS ARE NOT TREE NUTS- they are LEGUMES. If this had happened in the USA it would had made it to national news, the FDA would have slapped them with a stiff fine, and they would have become a party to a major lawsuit. But not in Costa Rica. So all I can do is tell others so no one has to die before food allergy labeling precautions are also taken seriously like they are in the USA. My son survived this incident, but someone else may not.More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Johannes Valent... B, Inhaber at Panaderia Alemana, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

dear suzanne I am the owner of the German Bakery and the Restauerante "Cafe Europa" by the airport of Liberia, my name is Hans it is not true that the ingredients are not on the etiket or label, however, we are subject to the Spanish...More

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mariamK3484PN
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Response from Johannes Valent... B | Property representative |
Yes we do wedding cake Please sent a email to my wife Betty bettyberie in yahoo. de o sent a what's app 00506 / 8386777 thank you Best regards Hans
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