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Cafe Orchid Coffee Shop

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Contiguo al Banco Popullar | Santa Elena, 222, Costa Rica
+506 2645 6850
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Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a coffee and sandwich at a rainy day. The sandwich was so good, with egg and bacon... mmmm... Have to return to Costa Rica for the food they serve. :)

Thank slonichek
park city
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

friendly staff and great food at a fair price. Chill atmosphere. I like the coffee traditional and the gallo pinto.

Thank michael c
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Will not take too long...excellent food..excellent service..very very polite and eager to please waitress and staff.. Food is tasty ..fresh..home made from scratch and always served with a big smile... Returning and again and again and and gain like 5 times in 2 days and still keeping your high standards.. See u next time in monte verde... Thank you.

Thank david a
Long Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is so fresh and healthy and the service is amazing!!!! The Greek salad was so Delish and the blended milk shakes were amazing with coffee!

Thank Krippin
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent gallo pinto, extraordinary crêpes (we tried the forest fruit one, which also had lemon curd and vanilla ice cream, a winning combination). The fresh juice and the coffe were also great. Totally recommend!!

Thank TheHappyholic
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good quality, healthy food, friendly staff. Easy to find, good value. Fantastic fruit smoothies, great for lunch.

Thank Kim M
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for breakfast, there's loads of options. We went back a second time for coffee and cake which was delicious as well. Friendly, cosy place with wifi too.

Thank Holly M
Monteverde, Costa Rica
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great coffee and fresh cakes and pastries. Good location in Santa Elena. Staff is friendly and attentive

Thank Les P
Humboldt Co. CA
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have traveled the world professionally and for recreation. Never have I had as rude as an experience as an attempt at breakfast in this restaurant. I ordered the "pan cakes with butter and maple syrup. They came completely dry. After asking three times for butter I was given perhaps 1/4 oz of frozen butter. When I asked the same... More 

Thank kittyheaven
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a lovely place!! We have been there for breakfast amd lunch and it was incredible delicious!! I can highly recommend

Thank Kamuddi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
American, Cafe, Costa Rican, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Contiguo al Banco Popullar | Santa Elena, 222, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 6850
Specialty hot and iced coffee, crepes, salads, paninis. Home made bakery

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