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Cafe Rico

Avenida 69, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0510
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, Costa Rican, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida 69, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

A great breakfast spot hidden off the main drag in Puerto Viejo. The staff is great, the food is better and the coffee is amazing. This is one place you must visit when in the area. Lots of interesting used books to peruse as well.

Thank dlmsphr
Reviewed yesterday

Perfect. Great coffee, even for Costa Rica, the perfect breakfast and the setting is sublime. Also, Celeste, please marry me!

Thank Sam R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

#1 for a reason. Very friendly, English speaking staff. Great coffee. The only place we went more then once.

Thank bryce t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it enough to return daily! The food was enough but the friendly staff topped the cake. We took home a kilo of coffee we loved so much!

Thank Manuel R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Roger the owner suggested bacon, tomato and onion crepes which isn't on the menu and it was one of my favorite breakfasts ever. And the coffee, the damn good, in-house fresh roasted, kick your #ss coffee! Thank you Roger

Thank realityadvisor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always the best food prepared by Baker Dave his breakfasts are the best in town. Service from Roger and staff equally as great.

Thank Double V
Reviewed May 14, 2018

The food was delicious, reasonably priced, and comes out pretty quickly too! I got the banana bread French toast one morning which was exceptional! The coffee was also super tasty! The café is owned by a British couple who super friendly and attentive but not...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Even on a rainy morn this magical hidden gem provides warmth, hospitality, delicious breakfast, and of course, damn good coffee. We visited three times during our stay and Celeste welcomed us with loads of advice and good humor. The chiliquiles one day and hangover buster...More

Thank cathigreen
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Very relaxing restaurant highly recommended to all people.The food is excellent. They have a library and rent bicycles also

Thank Scott C
Reviewed April 12, 2018

I loved everything about this restaurant, except one thing! All dishes are copious, healthy, hearty and delicious. It has a funky decor, with wonderful outdoor seating. You can exchange books there. However, their website may say they are open, and you bicycle into town, only...More

Thank Joanne D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 69, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0510
CAFE OPEN ONLY MORNINGS FOR BREAKFAST / THURSDAY & FRIDAY CLOSED. We have BIKES for rent, BOOK EXCHANGE, LAUNDRY service & WIFI. Is quiet place, clean, nice garden with different animals ( sloths, red frogs, birds normaly), Center of town, family environment.
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