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The Costa Rica Coffee Experience

Torre Del Tiemp, Calle Pastor Diaz 1 | Across From Ekono, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
+506 2643 6197
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Beautiful handmade Souvenirs

This store is the place you want to shop for souvenirs. The items are all local and handmade with... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2014
Abbabah
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Midlothian, Texas
Best coffee experience in Jaco

I absolutely love this place. I own a small hotel a town over, and send all of our guests over, to... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2014
Sean M
,
Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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Fresh Brewed Coffee-to-Go. Delicious Cold-Brewed Iced Coffee too! Authentic Costa Rican souvenirs and of course our own Fruity Monkey Poop! T-shirts designed in-house. Organic Spices, Coffee Beans and grinds - sample and choose your favorite to take home with you. Hot sauces, Costa Rican Licorice and Organic Chocolate! Yum.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“iced coffee” (13 reviews)
“great gifts” (6 reviews)
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Torre Del Tiemp, Calle Pastor Diaz 1 | Across From Ekono, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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+506 2643 6197
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Reviewed May 15, 2014

This store is the place you want to shop for souvenirs. The items are all local and handmade with a story behind them. The coffee is delicious too along with the sweets they sell. The shop owner speaks English and offers fantastic restaurant recommendations. My...More

4  Thank Abbabah
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Reviewed April 21, 2014

I absolutely love this place. I own a small hotel a town over, and send all of our guests over, to grab uniquely Costa Rican keepsakes, and awesome coffee to take home with them. I also stop by daily for a legit cold brew, that...More

2  Thank Sean M
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Reviewed February 23, 2014

If you are looking for something different to remember your trip to Jaco & Costa Rica, you should find it here. Good coffee, which you can try while you are there - Iced coffee is a great way to cool down. Most places for souvenirs...More

3  Thank kirkmoon
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Reviewed February 2, 2014

I just got married in Costa Rica in January 2014. Early last year, I started looking for a gift shop to provide stuffings for our wedding gift bags. I came across The Costa Rica Coffee Experience through web searches and, in particular, the rave reviews...More

3  Thank Christine H
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Reviewed December 26, 2013

Tico Pod and Costa Rica Coffee Experience are in Jaco. They are on opposite sides of the main street and are about a block apart. Both shops have the normal tourist souvenir type shops near them but the merchandise in Tico Pod and Costa Rica...More

1  Thank worlds01
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Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in while walking around town. Cool store but the iced coffee was just so so. Would return for the nick knacks but not coffee.

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Reviewed August 6, 2013

Amazing little souvenir shop on the main drag in Jaco! Lots of items that you cant find in other souvenir stores. The other stores I visited seemed like they all carried the same things? Staff was friendly and conversational - knew a lot about local...More

4  Thank Karen S
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Reviewed July 12, 2013

If you want a GREAT cup of joe while in Jaco, don't walk, run to The Costa Rica Coffee Experience. Not to mention, if you want original art or non-standard souvenirs , this is the place to go. All the other shops in town sell...More

1  Thank dpasch
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Reviewed June 14, 2013 via mobile

We must have gone at the wrong time because we didn't experience anything like most of these reviews! There was no coffee tasting. We asked if they had coffee to drink and he said they have hot or iced. He then poured our 2 iced...More

1  Thank BDDono
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CoffeeJaco, Manager at The Costa Rica Coffee Experience, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2013

Sorry to hear about your experience at our store. From your comment, I don't know if you had asked for a coffee sample or not, but unless we are just opening and the coffee isn't ready yet or we are closing and so don't have...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2013

Like everyone else, when we travel we like to bring back some gifts for family and friends. Jaco, like other tourist destinations has plenty of places to buy souvenirs and gifts - however, The Costa Rica Coffee Experience is probably one of the best stores...More

Thank John K
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