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Sel et Sucre

Metros Sur de la Parada de Bus 100, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0636
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“crepes” (55 reviews)
“french owner” (2 reviews)
“a great stay” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Metros Sur de la Parada de Bus 100, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
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81 - 90 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 21 January 2012

It is an excellent restaurant with great food, excellent service and a very good atmosphere. Crepes are delicious and waffles too!!!

Thank andrec388
Reviewed 19 January 2012

In order to justify dessert, I first tried the spinach crepe... delicious. Light, flavorful, and the spinach cooked to perfection to allow the rich taste to carry it's own along with the goat cheese. Then, the chocolate crepe.... ommmmmm. It's that good. There is nothing...More

Thank Janick2010
Reviewed 21 December 2011

The crepes at Sel and Sucre are excellent. The owner prepares each and every one right as you order them.

Thank jadewahoo
Reviewed 26 October 2011

Authentic french crepes made while you watch in this relatively remote destination, what a treat, this must be paradise

1  Thank wattadventure
Reviewed 11 June 2011

It was Easter 2010, they were not used to the rush but made us feel welcome and we were happy for the wait. It's a nice little space with great food. We ate there almost every day.

5  Thank DuncanCreamer
Reviewed 9 April 2011

I took my wife and daughter there based on the top rated reviews. The service was excellent, but god, I could cook better. I'm only a hobby chef, and there was nothing wrong with the food at all at this place, but compared to some...More

Thank Rink64
Reviewed 4 April 2011

My husband and I dined here twice while spending 8 days south of Puerto Viejo--once for lunch and a dessert crepe and another evening for a dessert crepe. The chef showed us his professional crepe griddle, as I was curious how he could make such...More

1  Thank ColoradoDame
Reviewed 4 March 2011

Need to start the day off right with a relaxing cup of coffee and crepe? Or end the day with a delightful dessert with your love? This is the place to stop in! Delicious food with incredibly hospitable service! A MUST go when you enjoy...More

Thank oceanTOmountainBOUND
Reviewed 6 February 2011

If you're going to Puerto Viejo, this restaurant is a must! Both my boyfriend and I enjoyed the savory crepes (though he's more into dessert crepes). After having somewhat dissatisfactory meals and desserts at other restaurants, we would come to Sel and Sucre for a...More

Thank Katie_Lane99929
Reviewed 6 December 2010

Puerto Viejo has FANTASTIC food everywhere, but this little gem is something special. We came here almost nightly for fantastic dessert crepes. The savory crepes are also delicious. the ambience is wonderful: great music, great vibe. An absolute must stop while in Puerto Viejo.

Thank puravida74
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Metros Sur de la Parada de Bus 100, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0636
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100 m from the sea. Unique place for tasty french crepes (savory or sweet), salads, waffles, fruit juices... and much more! Open from 12pm to 9.30pm. Closed monday.
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