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Calle 31 Avenida 5 | 50 Mts Este Del Parque de Francia en Barrio Escalante, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
+506 2253 8367
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (12 reviews)
“pastry” (5 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Costa Rican, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 31 Avenida 5 | 50 Mts Este Del Parque de Francia en Barrio Escalante, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks, for the professionality and attention to detail in taste. Having a coffee at your place made our day and adds to our unique and beautiful experiences in Costa Rica :) thanks, for the unexpected tasting!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank upforlalala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! The cake was delicious, the coffee was incredible! The waiter was so friendly and described everything on the menu.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank theresafei
Reviewed December 5, 2018

...otherwise you miss something! Just when I walked in I was warmly welcomed by Marco and Danny (the baristi) and asked if I'd like to try some coffee. I loved it right away. In the next minutes I got a lot of interesting information about...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sabrina K
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We love this place. In fact, this our 5th trip to San Jose and we choose to stay in Escalente so we could be close by here. They are very mindful of where they source their coffee and the practices associated with it. They offer...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank relyonrach
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

We ordered a cappuccino and a cup of chemex with two slices of cheesecake. Very delicious! Worth a visit if you’re in the area and have a sweet tooth. Interesting to see all the methods of brewing coffee they offer.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank U3472EIkatiej
Reviewed November 6, 2018

I took an coffee. It was amazing. The people are very nice over there. I like a lot the area, Barrio Escalante.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pathfinder670404
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Great coffee with some education included. I took some friends there and we all enjoyed the experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Scott W
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Cafeoteca is THE place to sit and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee. Very nice place. I spend an entire rainy afternoon there. A book is a good companion.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lalito27
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Cafeoteca is a lovely place, for relaxing with a cup of coffee! There is a bunch of good things to eat. But what I liked the most is that there is a barista, and he can explain you the ways to prepare a coffee and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MariaR133
Reviewed September 27, 2018

very nice place and coffee but very expensive! the Barrio Escalante area where it is located is worth visiting. It has many restaurants and is vary nice to walk around.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sofia S
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April 8, 2017|
Response from Jairo M | Reviewed this property |
¡Claro! ¡Sirven cafe de diferentes tuestes, todos los cafés que ahí encontrás los tuestan ahi mismo! ¡Preguntale al barista!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$2 - $15
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 31 Avenida 5 | 50 Mts Este Del Parque de Francia en Barrio Escalante, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2253 8367
  • E-mail
Cafeoteca is a space where we live coffee as culture. 100% dedicated to Costarican coffee. We buy, roast, pack and prepare coffee.We offer workshops, courses, tastings and experiences related to culture and coffee cultivation.We specialize in fine coffees, with a line of over 15 coffees from the all coffee regions of Costa Rica, and multiple farms around the country.
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