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Cafeteria Princesa Janca

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Arco Iris loop Road, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Panama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Occasionally I stop to buy the coffee. One of few places that still 1 lbs bags of coffee, not 12, 13. ozs. Take the time to look at a lot of Panama history and live of Dr. Arias, founder of Princes Janca

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Thank BigDogPanama
Farallon, Panama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Cute little coffee place in the middle of the coffee bean plantation. Good service with really good coffee

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Thank SannaRicardo
Medellin, Colombia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

Great coffee,small but pleasant cafe. They grow their own coffee and it is very inexpensive. Great morning or afternoon day trip.

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Thank Steve D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

Coffe was good. Prices are average $1-$5 you can buy a bag of coffee too. What I didn't like....they had things on the menu that they didn't have.

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Thank Cristy T
Boquete, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

This is on a coffee plantation...the coffee is outstanding...they also serve some bake goodies to with a cuppa. You will probably take a bag or 2 of this Princesa Janca coffee along with you.

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Thank John_H_Chiriqui
Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

If you are uphill from Boquete towards Palo Alto stop into this famed producers coffee and souvenir shop...you won't be disappointed. The area outside of the grounds offers a very pleasant stroll...they serve an awesome coffee and best of all you can grab take home bags for $6.50 a pound...throw them in your carry on for home!

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Thank james g
Panama City, Panama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2015

The place is ok, just a small cafeteria to have a cofee before hitting the road. Nothing special. You can buy souvenirs like mugs and t-shirts.

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Panama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014

You cannot leave Boquete without enjoying a cup of the best coffee of the world, I honestly prefer to visit this somehow quiet coffee shop far from the buzz and crowded ones close to the town. Quality of coffee and the barista skills make any visit memorable, even my kids hot chocolates was out of this world. While you sip... More 

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Katonah, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2013

First of all, Cafeteria Princesa Janca is not a restaurant. It's the coffee shop for the Princesa Janca finca, located on Ave. Buenos Aires near Palo Alto (close to Il Pianista). We stopped by as we were walking the Ave. Buenos Aires loop and were pleasantly surprised by how nice it was. They serve a very limited menu - various... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2013

This cafe located on the Princessa Janca coffee plantation is my favorite in the Boquete area. The location is easy to reach by bus, taxi or by foot. The ambiance is rpeaceful and quiet, a great place to catch up with a friend or catch up on your emails. WiFi is free and the chairs have deep cushions, a rarity... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: Arco Iris loop Road, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete

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