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Rio Coco Cafe

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Main Street | Between Utila Dive Center and Free Dive Utila, Utila IB3103, Honduras
+504 9640-8072
08:00 - 12:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:00
Sat 08:00 - 12:00
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Utila, Honduras
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The bubbly, energetic staff at Rio Coco will always serve with a smile and are happy to offer tips to travellers exploring Utila

Thank Fayezzz
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Came here every morning during my time in Utila and it really is fantastic! Coffees and drinks are great, atmosphere is great, staff are lovely, food is fab and it is for a great cause. What more could you want?! Used to spend my mornings with a copy of National Geographic down at the seating area by the pier and... More 

Thank Lauren M
Radford, Virginia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

We came to Utila because of a couple that is associated with this Cafe. They manage a sister one in our home town and we learned of what they do. The profits go to educate Miskito Indian children along the Rio Coco in Northeastern Nicaragua. You can tell the quality of the place by the people that visit there. A... More 

1 Thank Stev9457
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

If you find yourself on the lovely island of Utila you would be remiss not to stop by Rio Coco for a cup of coffee and some of their delicious banana bread! I always struggle to find a good cup of regular old drip coffee when I travel outside the US so it was a welcome treat to find this... More 

Thank Daniel F
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place, but a bit messy! Cool staff! The menu was a little to simple, but if you like bacon and egg you could give it a go !! Feel free to find a nice spot under the palm tree, or have a pretty nice view over the sea

Thank Emily G
Paris, France
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We had some really great time in Rio Coco Cafe, enjoying their smoothies, frozen limonades, cinnamon bun cake and banana bread ! The best part is their pier standing in the water when you can savour your little delicacies ! With their good wifi, their board games and the overall chill out atmosphere It's really easy to spend all your... More 

Thank Laure_Shankar
San Pedro Sula, Cortes, Honduras
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I appreciate good coffee, and when I travel sometimes it is difficult to find places that sell good coffee. I was lucky to find Rio Coco Cafe during my visit to Utila, service was good also, didn't try the food but I bet is good as well. I would like them to have longer work hours, as I went looking... More 

Thank Fernando R
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

My friend and I would visit quite often to enjoy their tea, coffee, and icy treats. I loved the cinnamon buns and my friend loved the banana bread with chocolate chips. Best place to come and chill. Even play a board game or 2.

2 Thank Feesa J
Granada Department, Nicaragua
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

Rio Coco is the only place on the island to get good coffee. That's why I first went there. I returned a number of times because of the friendly atmosphere, tasty baked goods and the coffee too. It helps to be supporting a good cause.

Thank Brenda B
Miami Beach, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

Rio Coco is the perfect spot for good company and good coffee. The people who work here are always friendly and know how to make you feel like family. They also have a quite dock that you can sit and read. If your having a bad day, come to Rio Coco and they will turn your frown up side down.

1 Thank kinaworldtraveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Between Utila Dive Center and Free Dive Utila, Utila IB3103, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Bay Islands  >  Utila
  • Phone Number: +504 9640-8072
Great coffee and blended coffee drinks along with a good selection of specialty teas. Freshly baked chocolate chip banana bread, chocolate chip brownies, biscotti and many other selections of the day. We also have breakfast sandwiches featuring the "Bacon-agel" bacon, egg and cheese served on a toasted bagel. Lunch items include imported hamburgers, fresh baked turkey club, slow roasted pulled pork, BLT's, grilled cheese, a veggie sandwich and home made sides. Sandwiches are served on Bagels, or buns or home made white bread. Go by the menu or create your own combination. Dine in the cool breeze by the cafe or on the dock. You can even take a swim or use our high speed internet.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?