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Cafe y Macadamia

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Km 18 Tilaran-Fortuna | Lago Arenal, Costa Rica
+506 2448 0030
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Central American, Costa Rican, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Km 18 Tilaran-Fortuna | Lago Arenal, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice restaurant with a terrace with a great view overlooking Arenal Lake. Stopped for lunch. Traditional dish comprising rice, beans, veg, black beans, fried egg, cheese, plantain crisps and tilapia. Very tasty. Cuban sandwich with pulled pork and cheese also good. A beer and a...More

Thank Col07
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is quite popular with both tourists and locals alike and I absolutely understand why. Great views over Arenal lake, good service, very good food and a very pleasant surprise. Very much recommended

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delivery food in Costa Rica 🇨🇷 decent pizza delivered so no rice and beans 👍 can’t complain didn’t have to eat the hotel’s offerings

Thank Daniel9990
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for lunch as part of TUI Grand Tour of Costa Rica. This place is an absolute gem. Beautiful views of Lake Arenal. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. There is also a gift shop. I highly recommend this for a stop.

Thank Tajsurfer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit, the food was fabulous. I had a vegetarian sandwich that was bursting with flavour and a chocolate frappe. Couldn't fault either. The views from the open-air seating area are stunning too. There is some stuff for sale here too, we bought...More

Thank cherryblossom50
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice Mirador, bakery and souvenir shop. The food very very good. My wife had the typical casado with trout and she liked it very much. The trout had a good flavor. I had the trout canneloni which was incredibly good. I mean really good...More

Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We were told by locals that this was a great place for lunch and it didn't disappoint. With great views of the lake from the deck , great iced drinks and delicious food you can't go wrong. We actually went back again before we left....More

Thank Lisanne S
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stopped here on a tour with option for coffee, breakfast and shopping, We were one of the few who did all three, and were very impressed. Coffee lovers - strong and good coffee here! Foodies - great food and awesome bakery! Shoppers - don't...More

Thank Sandy T
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This a great stop to capture the beauty of lake Arenal on the way to Arenal/Fortuna - Takes about 3hr from Playa Conchal to get here. Has guarded parking lot, great salads, however, keep in mind price is like you never left the U.S/has moderate...More

Thank VicMu
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We found this place by accident while we were driving from Arenal to Monteverde. It is a hiding in the road and from the out side it looks like a small café but once inside you will see a nice gift shop and a restaurant...More

Thank Miguel D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Km 18 Tilaran-Fortuna | Lago Arenal, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste
  • Phone Number: +506 2448 0030
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