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Budda Cafe

Main Street besides ICE Building, Tortuguero 70206, Costa Rica
+506 2709 8084
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (79 reviews)
“crepes” (20 reviews)
“hummus” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street besides ICE Building, Tortuguero 70206, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by for some smoothies and milkshakes. The vibes were infectious, beautiful location on the water. Didn’t try any food but loved our visit.

Thank Apolonia A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had some nice food and drinks: fresh juices, salad and pizza. All equally tasty. Nice place to visit!

Thank Koen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here two times because we liked it so much the first time we had dinner here. The pizzas are amazing. I also would recommend one (or more) of their delicious cocktails.

Thank Ingrid v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a drink and snack. Great service, clean and maybe the nicest view in the village?

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We adored this place and visited twice. The first area is loungy for cocktails. Behind are tables next to the water. The food is of good quality. We had hamburger, Sandwich Uruguay, lasagna, pasta del mar. Staff is very friendly. Best to make reservations for...More

Thank Kristel D
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

You will be surprised, it is bigger than the exterior suggests. It is clean and the food was good. Good job!

Thank pammashburn1014
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We visited here a couple days ago, five of us with two kids (age 11). Everything was wonderful. The food was fantastic! I ordered the carbanera, the kids the classic pizza, my husband the lobster and my mom the olive pasta (of course I forget...More

Thank Christie D
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Surprising little cafe in Tortuguero village. Very bohemian and colourful with delicious Costa Rican coffee.

Thank Gina B
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Great place with very good food! Had the Pasta del mar and Pizza Caribeña - both were great 😃. Can also highly recommend the brownie 😊. Sometimes they run out of supplies, Coke and Nutella for example, but what can you expect when you are...More

Thank Lise K
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Really enjoyed 3 meals in this restaurant. Fabulous view over the waterway. Really good service and the best coffee I had in all of Costa Rica

Thank cambridgemum_11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street besides ICE Building, Tortuguero 70206, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Tortuguero
  • Phone Number: +506 2709 8084
  • E-mail
We humbly offer the best Italian espresso, as well as different styles of coffee, very tasty desserts, international salads, some vegan or vegetarian meals, Italian, Mediterranean and European food. We offer a good service with multicultural staff, prepared and attentive in order to offer the best services in the beautiful Tortuguero National Park-Costa Rica
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