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“Hidden Paradise”
Review of El Cafetal

El Cafetal
Ranked #6 of 19 Restaurants in Coroico
Cuisines: French
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Reviewed September 11, 2011

Well this little 9 room gem, a short walk out of town is well worth it.
Not only is it much cheaper than any of the other hostels or hotels on the main plaza, but it's just gorgeous. It has rooms with amazing views of the mountains with hot water, a good sized swimming pool which was kept clean, beautiful gardens and a restaurant to die for. Owned by a french couple, they cook up a storm bringing in people from all over town.
Try the trout, roquefort and spinach lasagna, or any of the curries. The steal dinner is massive with fries and a great salad.
The desserts are also amazing.

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Reviewed June 3, 2011

The food isn't bad. Indeed, it's pretty decent considering the poor options in Coroico.
It's just a shame that the service is terrible and the owner is a thoroughly 'unlikeable' man.
He (a Frenchman who is the chef), is one of the most rude people I've had the misfortune of meeting. He could do with a serious lesson in 'customer services' and manners.
Not making any effort would have been forgettable, but he seems to make a special effort to be unacceptably rude and obnoxious for no discernible reason. He couldn't even muster a smile or nod (let alone thanks) when we attempted to compliment him inthe food.
A real shame.

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Reviewed April 8, 2011

We ate well and hearty. The menu had a definite French twist (naturally, owners are French), making Cafetal a unique experience in the jungle (be aware that in Coroico you´ll need bug repellent everywhere). Laid back, the beer and white wine were cold and we were impressed. Good choice!

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1  Thank michelfulano
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Reviewed September 1, 2009

The food is good and the atmosphere was very relaxed.
We did not see the view because it was at night but if you are in Coroico and you want a special place where to eat, visit the cafetal!!

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Reviewed September 24, 2017
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