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The Bakery Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, Central American, Costa Rican, South American
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Despues Del Centro de Montezuma, Hacia la Playa, Lado Izquierda, Montezuma, Costa Rica
+506 2642 0186
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El Paso, Spain
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

We had breakfast twice here... they always had specials... coffee was fresh as was the bread... service was really slow so just make sure you go with enough time...heard there were monkeys buy I didn't see any...but beautiful location to enjoy am outside breakfast

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Thank dadidani
Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2015

Ate here twice while in Montezuma. Food was delicious. Highly recommended, particularly if you are in need of a change from casada.

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2015

Great small place in Montezuma village to have breakfast and spend time watching the monkeys in the trees.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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236 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2015

We had breakfast here the first morning we were in Montezuma. Service is good and the smoothies are terrific. They make a very good breakfast with reasonable prices.

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Capitola, California
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233 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2015

Good coffee, fresh bread, homemade jam. Sounds like a winner to me. The gals here work very hard, but the service is a little slow.

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

This place looks like you'll get dysentery just glancing at it. So far so good tho and the food was good. It's a good location just off the beach.

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Thank Stacy E
Gent, Belgium
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2015

A little gem in montezuma. not that organized but food is very good, fresh and the portions are great. try the falafel with pita!

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Thank Josefine B
Kalispell, Montana
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2015

They opened early 6 am great breakfast with excellent fresh fruit juice. Friendly service got us in and out quickly while still not rushing you.

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Twin Cities, MN
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2015

We stopped here because of the special of the day that was posted on a sign by the door. The Tropical Curry was awesome. Not a place if you are in a hurry. Its pretty laid back here and they are on tico time which means its slow. But it was worth it. The monkeys came to the tree next... More 

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Thank ifrom
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3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2014

We went to the Bakery just after 7 this morning and didn't get our meal until well after 8! (We ordered two basic egg meals). Lots of other groups seemed to have long delays receiving their meals as well. When the food arrived it was pretty top drawer stuff though. We also got to see a few Monkeys while we... More 

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Thank Stew681

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Central American, Costa Rican, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Despues Del Centro de Montezuma, Hacia la Playa, Lado Izquierda, Montezuma, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Montezuma
  • Phone Number: +506 2642 0186

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