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El Artesano del Gusto

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Al Frente de la Iglesia Carmen Lyra, Cobano, Costa Rica
+506 8534 6232
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9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This French bakery sells freshly made bread, pastries, sandwiches and other tasty food. Fiona works here and provides fantastic service in Spanish, English, French and Scottish (of course). Highly recommend this place if you are in Cobano looking for quality and are on a budget.

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Thank Marcus32a
Cabuya, Costa Rica
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

cant get more french then at El Artesano del Gusto! awesome staff, awesome coffee and succulent croissant! always fresh!

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Thank vinnyboy420
Seattle, Washington, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere. Went here a few times and looks to have a regular crowd where everyone knows on another. Staff are friendly and efficient; had the chocolate croissant, omlettes, and prosciutto sandwiches. All were excellent. Would come back here again.

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Thank Bobmond C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

We visited the San Teresa branch (not on trip advisor) and had a great lunch there. Service was first class and very friendly. They really loved working there.

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Thank Hans G
San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

It is a surprise to find in the small town a lovely French bakery. I have never sat and had a meal there but several times have gone by to purchase pastries to go. The prices are reasonable around 1400 to 2000 colones. Always very fresh and nothing you would find ordinarily in San Jose.

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Thank Soph851
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stopped by for lunch and treats. What a great choice! Food was fantastic and Fiona is a blast. It's the only place we ate at in Cobano, but it has to be the best!

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Thank Bugsyboat
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Fresh french pastries, and other very good dishes. There is another new restaurant called Marianne in Santa Teresa :)

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Thank Marie Céline K
Montezuma, Costa Rica
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

great place to enjoy snacks or lunch.and always leave room for desert. I love their sesame toasted shrimp on salad and smoked fresh tuna or marlin on salad. Friendly staff and all foods prepared to order. They always have something new and exciting to take home.....for later and or tomorrow. Can also call ahead for something special.

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Thank islandwmn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

The cafe con leche is fabulous. The pastries are way too good to actually exist! Try their empanadas (could be chicken, veggies and incredibly savory cheese today - tomorrow?).

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Thank Yoda3010
san jose
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013 via mobile

I just had a delicious coffee eclair and an omelette sandwich. The bakery is small but everything is delicious

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Thank mflaque

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Frente de la Iglesia Carmen Lyra, Cobano, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Cobano
  • Phone Number: +506 8534 6232

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?