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La Carambola Cafe Art - CLOSED

Calle Principal | 300 mts de Super Compro, pasando el Mundo de Insectos, Santa Elena -----, Costa Rica
+506 8538 4425
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
5 Aug 2013
“CLOSED”
27 Apr 2013
“issn't there anymore!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Mediterranean, Thai, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Calle Principal | 300 mts de Super Compro, pasando el Mundo de Insectos, Santa Elena -----, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 5 August 2013

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED!!!! My friends and I came here expecting a cute cozy café... However, when we got there we found a Pizzeria called "La Cabaña"...

1  Thank Crazy_Book_Girl
Reviewed 27 April 2013

we looked, and looked, and asked, but is issn't there anymore! so don't try to find it!!! it's to bad, cause it sounded very nice!!

Thank laurenvanderkolk
Reviewed 27 March 2013

We returned to the Monteverde area in January and were sad to see that Carambola is no longer. Susana, where did you and your fabulous parents go? We miss you and your delicious veggie wraps! There is a pizzeria in its place...haven't tried it, so...More

Thank costaricaadventurers
Reviewed 24 May 2012

I've been here twice within the past two years and it is by far the best place in Costa Rica! The owner cooks from her kitchen in her own house giving the restaurant an awesome feeling. Not only is the vibe very cozy and artsy,...More

Thank Einas H
Reviewed 20 April 2012

Nothing prepares one for the presentation and taste of the food or the charm, class, and laid-back vibe of this cafe/restaurant. Everything on the plate is top quality, completely fresh, delicious, and artistically placed. It took me a long time to decide among the options...More

4  Thank Carolet_10
Reviewed 14 April 2012

A very nice little café run by a young woman from San José who speaks excellent English. It's a few steps away from the main triangle of shops in Santa Elena but easy to walk there (walk downhill from the Compro supermarket and then uphill...More

1  Thank afternoonnap_10
Reviewed 9 April 2012

We were staying up the steet at Cabinas Vista Al Golfo took a walk to town to shop, get some more wine and Guaro and find a place to eat. We smelled wonderful armoas from La Carambola, and walked in, we came back after shopping,...More

Thank garymtb
Reviewed 23 March 2012

Went to Carambola with my mum and had the chilcken Thai pitta and the Indian pitta. Both nice but the Indian pitta was HOT! Lots and lots of chilli, I had to ask for yougurt on the side! Very friendly staff and the food is...More

Thank RoisinMilano
Reviewed 23 March 2012

We absolutely loved this place! We were in Monteverde for 3 nights and once we discovered La Carambola we dined here several times (f.y.i don't go to the restaurant with the tree in the middle of it, that place is awful! Come here instead!). Their...More

Thank rojas444
Reviewed 19 March 2012

La Carambola Cafe was recommended by our hosts at Monteverde Village Lodge. The atmosphere is warm and caring; the food was excellent. Susana was a great host; the patio provided a great view of the setting sun.

Thank GratefulCanadian
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Principal | 300 mts de Super Compro, pasando el Mundo de Insectos, Santa Elena -----, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 8538 4425
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