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We serve espresso, tea, cold-pressed juices, smoothies & vegetarian bites for breakfast, lunch or dinner along with craft beers, ciders and wine. Some tasty, healthy treats...that are quick to grab and go. If you are not in a rush, stay a while and chill on the deck watching the river pass while surfing the internet. Pura vida.
PRICE RANGE
$2 - $5
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Healthy, Cafe, Fusion, Central American, Costa Rican
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Live Music
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All reviews breakfast burrito cakes falafel pie french toast beans salad the river great coffee healthy food free wifi every morning costa rica best coffee in town vegan options super friendly staff love this place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love coming here for a fresh drink and some good sweet treats! The views of the river are great, the patio is covered so you’re cool and shaded. And Aaron is awesome! He even got us a taxi immediately when we needed it! His...hospitality when we arrived was awesome. Must stop by!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopping into this cafe you think, hua......finally a decent cup of coffee and even a cookie that looks awesome. Then the vibe takes you in. The staff, the music and the food offerings that are obviously made with care and love. Then you are talking...to someone new and you forget the time. That's when you realize you have finally arrived in Costa Rica and you can just relax and let the experience take you. Thanks guys for helping me shed my city annexed.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 25, 2020

Mi novio y yo comímos aquí todos los días la semana pasada para el desayuno o el almuerzo. El es vegetariano y yo soy vegana, y podríamos encontrar múltiples opciones para comer y beber. Los chicos que trabajan allí son tan servicial y consistente. My...boyfriend and I ate here every day last week for breakfast or lunch. He is vegetarian and I'm vegan, and we could find many options to eat and drink! The guys that work there are so helpful and consistent!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 4, 2020

Looking for an American type breakfast or Veggie type breakfast, this is the place to go. The coffee is outstanding.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed June 29, 2020

I´m having breakfast here for almost two weeks every day. Do I have to say more? ;-) Great atmosphere and delicious food and coffee. Special thanks to Erol and Heiner for their perfect service. See you tomorrow guys Norman

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed June 25, 2020

Thank you for hosting us during these crazy coronavirus times. Thank You Errol for your hospitality! May the force be with you

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 26, 2020

Great spot in Dominical for baked goods and coffee/tea in the morning and sandwiches during the day! You can grab a table or sit along the counter close to the river. Owner/manager and staff were particularly friendly and patient with everyone trying to decide what...to have as everything in the counter looked so good! Indio, in particular, was very friendly! Tip1: Try to sit at a table with an overhead fan as it can be very steamy! Tip 2: The red light on the outside of the bathroom door means it is occupied. No need to bang on the door. :)More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed May 23, 2020

I was lucky to get a seat on a Wednesday late-morning. I liked the menu choices, the coffee, baked goods, breakfast and the river view. I also liked their own Mad Monkey hot sauce and bought a bottle for home.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed May 14, 2020

We spent 5 days in Dominical and we went here every day! It has a great selection of so many different things to eat, good music, great view of the river and awesome employees. I would definitely recommend this to anyone going to Dominical.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed April 15, 2020

We ate here 3 times during our visit to the Dominical area after it was recommended to us. Loved the vegan options and delicious coffee!

Date of visit: February 2020
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