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Surf Box

25 Meters South Of The Banco Nacional | Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 8349 9773
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Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“acai bowl” (40 reviews)
“avocado toast” (20 reviews)
“breakfast bagel” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Canadian, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
25 Meters South Of The Banco Nacional | Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 416 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great place! We loved this spot for so many reasons. Very diverse and interesting menu. All of which is really delicious. We ate breakfast here a few times during our stay. Smoothies are divine and tons of breakfast treats. Lunch and recently dinner...More

Thank intrepidtraveller68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This sweet cafe/ bistro serves a perfect breakfast/ brunch with delicious coffee selections. There was something on the menu for everyone. The espresso drinks were perfectly prepared. Our table ordered the açaí bowl and an open faced egg breakfast sandwhich with avocado and fresh tomatoes....More

Thank E_Squared131
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I stopped by here for lunch and we all got açaí bowls. My friends who had never had one before thought they were really good. However I thought the bowl was a little too water-downed. It didn’t have a lot of flavor...More

Thank Ashleigh W
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Recommended by a passing patron of a grocery store today and Trip Advisor’s reviews, we decided to have dinner. What a delightful meal. We both decided to go with the fresh catch of the day, red snapper fillet, asparagus, one with rice, one with massed...More

1  Thank clndnn
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Surf Box is now serving dinner! I recently had the pleasure of dining there with my family. There are multiple salad selections; butternut soup; carnitas, koi, and an amazing "casse croute poutine" for appetizers. "Casse croute poutine" is a classic Montreal dish (Natasha, the owner...More

Thank Chris I
Reviewed 9 September 2018

The menu has different selections than many local restaurants. Good pancakes and bfast bagel. The food is well prepared and tasty. They now serve dinner, again with some nice variety from the other places.

Thank yesileft
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Spend a week at CPI for language school and the other students recommended Surf Box. We met both owners -- super chill and friendly. The food was so refreshing and amazing. The staff was nice and helpful. Highly recommend. Keep in mind the quality is...More

1  Thank Bill T
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent breakfast and delicious fresh squeezed juice! The staff was very nice and attentive! I would go back in a heart beat

1  Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We always come to the Surf Box when in Flamingo. They have such a sophisticated and forward thinking menu. Plus a La Marzocco espresso machine is an added bonus.

1  Thank L_Traveler_215
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Spent 2 weeks in Costa Rica and found this 2 days before we left. Our loss! Great people, excellent food. We enjoyed breakfast smoothies both days with fresh fruit and were all were yummy. 2 lunch/dinner meals included taco plates and beef sandwiches. Was a...More

3  Thank PermaJetLag
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Raquel H
9 July 2018|
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Response from NatashaA914 | Property representative |
Hi Raquel, You can see our menu on the images of TripAdvisor or our Facebook page! Hope to meet you soon xox
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RenzoGeorgia
10 March 2018|
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Response from NatashaA914 | Property representative |
Hi!! We are now open till 8pm m-f, hoping to be open Saturday's too shortly. Hoping you can come try out our new dinner menu!!!
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Dustin R
23 October 2017|
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Response from NatashaA914 | Property representative |
We are open everyday of the week! Hope to see soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Meters South Of The Banco Nacional | Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Flamingo
  • Phone Number: +506 8349 9773
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