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Coffee Dreams Cafe

Cnr Calle 1 Av 3, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
+506 2430 3970
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
5 Aug 2017
“Good Costa Rican Food”
9 Feb 2017
“Good traditional food at good price.”
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CUISINES
Cafe, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Cnr Calle 1 Av 3, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Good food, reasonably priced. Staff was kind and patient. They did not speak English, but with patience they were able to understand me, and I, them. I made some inquires as to the names of drinks and dishes I saw other people having and accordingly...More

Thank poonamw829
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I gave it a 5 because the espresso is really top notch The cafe accommodated us even when we arrived late - when they were about to close, thus, we had an exclusive private experience The place is well maintained - old/traditional spanish-çolonial decor, floors,...More

Thank Eve R
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I would say if you want to sample typical Costa Rican food this would be a good choice.Big variety at reasonable prices and all our choices tasted good. Service was friendly. Also nice location to just sit and enjoy a cup of coffee.Highly recommend.

Thank TTBMD
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Located in the centre of Alajuela this restaurant has good food and of course coffee! The service is good, and the prices very reasonable.

Thank Robert_Hick
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Nice cafe offering friendly service in a comfortable setting. Traditional meals like casados are available, along with fancier dishes like sea bass. Pork tamales are especially good -- though you will of course pay a premium for enjoying them here rather than on a stool...More

Thank brocdog
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Highly recommended. Good variety of typical Costa Rican food, main courses or snacks. Coffee is wonderful and the place is very comfortable.

Thank ALucia S
Reviewed 5 January 2016

It was 2 blocks from our hotel, so we ate there most every evening. Food & service was great and it was clean & welcoming.

Thank Adeline C
Reviewed 7 October 2015

free wifi, decent coffee - One of the more relaxed cafe's in Alajuela with an owner is is incredibly sweet.

Thank Spanish_Pura_Vida
Reviewed 20 September 2015

The food here was great, it was really quick service, with a friendly server. I was impressed with how they helped their guests with any needs.

Thank Abbie C
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Thank you Lis and staff for two amazing group dinners at your restaurant. The food that was served was excellent tasting in large enough portions for high school kids. Perfection!

Thank Claire M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Calle 1 Av 3, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela
  • Phone Number: +506 2430 3970
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