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La Princesa Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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La Princesa Cafe is a family owned coffee shop/bakery, that opened in January 2014. We offer breakfast sandwiches/croissants, bagels, empanadas, veggie fritata, pastries, desserts and coffee/espressos. Everything on the menu is homemade, even the bagels and bread. We open at 7:30 am and we close between 6-9 pm, depending on low/high season.
PRICE RANGE
$9
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Healthy, Swedish
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi
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All reviews cinnamon rolls sandwich breakfast bagel chocolate balls brownie ham every morning baked goods breakfast place from scratch great coffee home made love this place friendly service iced coffee ate here janet
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

Amazing fresh food, made with love. Best prices, quality, and service in Tamarindo. Tasty gluten free and vegan options available. YUM!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank danstokesjr
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

The owners are very friendly and all of the food is just delicious! We loved the sandwiches and the bagels but also the vegan cakes. Everything is selfmade and they have a lot of vegan and veggie options. Also the prices are absolutely reasonable. Highly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank julianagl95
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Amazing little cafe! A very cute set up, we have been twice in our stay to Tamarindo and both times were just as good! The sandwiches are perfect! Ingredients taste fresh and delicious. Well priced too! The service was exceptional and the ladies are so...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jaime O
JanetJohansson, Owner at La Princesa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

Thank you so much for Telling the World about us! It makes me so happy that you left La Princesa happy! :)

Reviewed August 23, 2018

Kids and I had sandwiches, which were out of this world. The keys to a good sandwich are great bread and fresh ingredients, all of which are offered by La Princesa. The desserts are awesome as well. We loved the cinnamon roll! Check this place...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mark O
Reviewed August 9, 2018

The cinnamon rolls are sinfully good. Lots of cinnamon goodness. The bagel sandwiches are delicious. Everything fresh.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Variya R
JanetJohansson, Propietario at La Princesa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to give us an excellent review! I try to make the cinnamon rolls as "cinnamony" as possible and of course made with love 😘

Reviewed July 30, 2018

We ate here almost every morning during the week we were in Tamarindo. Loved the cinnamon rolls and coffee. Prices were cheaper than other places. We ordered the Caprese sandwich to go and was packed very well. Highly recommend eating here. Very friendly staff.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lyndallas
JanetJohansson, Propietario at La Princesa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

I'm so happy to read that we made you happy, AND that we we worth taking up your time to tell other people about us! Yes, we are more affordable than other places and you probably get double amount of food on our homemade bread...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Friendly service. Good prices. Okay coffee. I guess is was after lunch so not a big selection of baked goods.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dfodor
JanetJohansson, Propietario at La Princesa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

It breaks my heart to read that you were unhappy enough to take your time to leave us a review. Yes, we close at 5 pm and of course it's better to be sold out that to have lots of left overs. I bake everything...More

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

The owner is so sweet and helpful. The sandwiches are huge and everything is very reasonably priced, I got a sandwich and 2 pastries for under $10. I tried the apple bread and cinnamon roll based on other reviews and was not disappointed. The cinnamon...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank aplatty
JanetJohansson, Propietario at La Princesa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thank you so much to take your time to leave us such a nice review! Yes, our sandwiches are huge and I bake the bread right there 😊 Awww, best cinnamon roll you've had, wow what a compliment! πŸ’•

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Everything we have eaten from there is wonderful. She makes everything fresh daily. Also, very welcoming..

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank gildonnasanchez
JanetJohansson, Propietario at La Princesa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Awww thank you so much for leaving us such a lovely review! 😊 I am so glad that my food made you happy!

Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for breakfast, after several logos recommended this place. SO good. It’s cash only, but we got several bagels and coffee for under $10

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank demcke01
JanetJohansson, Propietario at La Princesa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to leave us a great review!! It makes me happy to hear that you liked us 😊

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