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Cafe Rico

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$3 - US$10
Cafe, European, Costa Rican, Healthy
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews banana bread french toast huevos rancheros granola fruit fried potatoes crepes book exchange ana rosa great coffee laundry service red frogs laundry done the owner puerto viejo rent bikes delicious breakfast beautiful garden
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is a gem. We went every day we were in PV. The setting is superb, set in a garden, perfect for seeing birds, hawks and more. Hands down best atmosphere! Was in CR 1.5 weeks before arriving here and was dying for a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lsurly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big yummy breakfast in an old library type atmosphere. Food was large portions and tasty. Good coffee. Price very reasonable. The staff where lovely and attentive. This restaurant takes CASH ONLY but well worth a visit.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank SuzieW758
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place with a book exchange and a beautiful garden. We went there for a good coffee, because they claim to have the best coffee in town. Accordingly, we expected a lot. Being coffee drinkers, we recommend not to go here, visit Tuyo instead, they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michiel v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicous healthy breakfasts and amazing natural fresh juice! They even had real Canadian maple syrup!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank vhoppohv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visit this cafe every time I go to Puerto Viejo. Excellent food, coffee and service and a bonus is the book exchange where you can swap or buy from a substantial range of titles and subjects. It became my personal library!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Saorsa2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in one of Cafe Rico's charming cabinas for a few days last week. Each room is very well shaded & ventilated with a nice hot shower and a porch. The garden is absolutely lovely, with local flora and fauna providing for your own...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately we found this place on our last day in Costa Rica, I wish we found it sooner! Great food and awesome people! Had the American breakfast with pancakes instead of bread and it was enough food for two people! Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jordan F
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Great service, very tasty food and good coffee: 10/10. Both our huevos rancheros and the granola with yoghurt were soooo good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank D8241LYlisab
Reviewed 5 December 2018

This place had DELICIOUS breakfast! I'm vegan and ate like a king. They had fresh juices, great coffee, and much more. Not to mention the beautiful garden setting with neat creatures, like the local red frogs.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Dayna L
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Great Breakfast, great coffee and nice stuff! The owner and the stuff from the coffee was very nice. Its a must do when you are visiting Puerto Viejo :) Ps: The Breakfast Booster with the fresh fruits was amazing!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank katharinasophie1992
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4 January 2019|
Response from Tropicdreams | Reviewed this property |
He’s booked ‘till March
20 August 2016|
Response from HansT921 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I was a guest and am not the owner.
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