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Roots Bakery & Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Always fresh, daily baked pastries. Where you can taste the quality. Specialty cakes using the finest ingredients available.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great bread; we made sandwiches every day once we discovered it. Awesome scones, great cinnamon rolls. Totally worth a visit ; it probably won't be your last!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Wstokes32
Reviewed May 9, 2019

This bakery is a must do! Breakfast is fantastic, coffee is strong and the juice combinations are extremely tasty and thirst quenching! Don't skip this place on your visit, I promise you will back everyday for something to try!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Colleen J
Reviewed April 22, 2019

We were looking for a lighter breakfast versus a full meal and we decided to try this bakery. They had a wonderful selection of breakfast sandwiches for a great price.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Sue B
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Delicious food and coffee. I enjoyed their cold brew and especially enjoyed the swiss cheese, onion, and mushroom croissant. I managed to transport one back with me to Portland, ME and pretended I was still there the morning after returning back home. :-)

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Nice place, even if staff is not so friendly. Good for breakfast or for a quick lunch. The carrot cake is delicious, you must try it!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Linda G
Reviewed April 2, 2019

I ordered a surprise birthday cake for my husband while we were vacationing in Samara (at El Pequeno Gecko Verde hotel) and was delighted that they made an outstanding white cake with chocolate frosting, happy birthday emblazoned on the top! It was beautiful and delicious!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ckplaza
Reviewed March 31, 2019

Great little bakery in the heart of Samara. They have a wide variety of baked goods but we found that we kept going back for the cinnamon buns. Good service and friendly staff.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Janice403
Reviewed March 31, 2019

we discovered this bakery and my children are delighted, the bugle are superb , you can to try !now!

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

Great food. English menu. Authentic choices. Gallo pinto meal was awesome. Nice and friendly staff. Quick service. I can't eat bread but if I could they had some delicious bakery items too!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Angelina R
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

We went here to get some treats for my birthday and were not disappointed! They have many different kinds of pastries, both sweet and savory, as well as cakes and cupcakes. My boyfriend loved his chicken empanada; both the coconut passion fruit and tres leches...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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January 3, 2019|
Response from jessicarB6352WK | Property representative |
Hola, unfortunately pastries only on special orders. Meals we do have gluten free options.
Birgit E
January 2, 2019|
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Response from mycostaricalife | Reviewed this property |
Yes, she has delicious gluten free options!
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