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“Wholly Adequate”

Tom's Pan German Bakery
Ranked #1 of 1 Dessert in Nuevo Arenal
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $2 - $18
Cuisines: German
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Takeout
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Takeout
Reviewed October 20, 2013

After a fun drive around Lake Arenal we decided to stop at this colorful and festive looking bakery for some lunch. Not much to report. Average food. Average atmosphere. Way below average service. We asked a few questions and were bored with the answers. Back in the States, we know a few German style bakery/restaurants with way more flavor and style. Tom's left me unimpressed. As a final note, there was a cat that kept coming up to us and jumping on nearby seats and poking his head towards our food. Not a cool cat at all!

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Thank Greggo29
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Reviewed October 16, 2013

helpful owner , great cozy place , wonderful Sauerbraten and fantastic bread ( and free WI FI )
love the place !

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Thank Susanne K
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Reviewed October 8, 2013

I lived in Arenal for 4 months and visited the Bakery many times as their coffee was almost addictive! Their baked goods were all delicious with melt in your mouth pastry.

Thank Suzyq82010
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

One would expect more from a German owned bakery. While the sweets were good, the sandwiches were at best, average. Not that many choices around town, but don't knock your socks off to eat here.

Thank Charles S
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

The owner Jen at Hidden Canopy Boutique Hotel recommended this on our drive from Monteverde to Arenal. We ordered a large meat and cheese plate with various breads and we were not disappointed! We enjoyed not actually knowing what it was we were eating and having a food adventure! Delicious!

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Thank kikidixie
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