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Pancito Cafe

) #1 of 1 Dessert in Ojochal #13 of 20 Places to Eat in Ojochal ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, European, French
Plaza Los Delfines | Entrada de Ojochal, Ojochal 60504, Costa Rica
+506 2786 5774
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (11 reviews)
“quiche” (7 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:30All hours
Cafe, European, French, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Plaza Los Delfines | Entrada de Ojochal, Ojochal 60504, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good fresh coffee and fantastic French baked pastries every morning leaves you wishing you could eat more yet knowing you will return tomorrow!

Thank michaeladecker
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Had a delicious, healthy omelette for breakfast. And the coffee & chocolate croissants are to die for!!

Thank Lindey L
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Ate breakfast here with my wife, shaded patio, fresh baked bread and pastries. Had a full egg, bacon, potatoes and toast breakfast. Wife had an omelet. Fresh fruit bowl. Great service. French establishment, multiple languages spoken. Definitely worth a visit. We will be back. Was...More

Thank 582KevinW
philippe m, Propriétaire at Pancito Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you I hope to see you again with new seciality

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Pancito is super convenient to Ojochal and the Costanera. The baked goods are fantastic. The lunch and breakfast are solid - nothing special, but they taste good and the prices are reasonable. We stop in a least once a week when we're in town...

Thank pkrull
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We love Pancito. Fresh breads daily. You can get a nice breakfast, or a hearty lunch. We had burgers recently. They come with a homemade bun and grilled onions and fresh handmade French Fries. They have menus in English. It's convenient and just off the...More

Thank Molecularpenguin
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

My friend loves the pan integral, a multigrain loaf, so we swung in today around 2PM to pick up a loaf for dinner. We decided to get a couple of croissants and a small quiche to go and sat at a table to have one...More

Thank trudyten
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We stumbled across this cafe whist staying at Villas Gaia. Beverages breakfast and lunch were available ~ it closes at 3pm but is open from 6am The staff ~ a family I believe~ were delightful and the food freshly made to order and delicious The...More

Thank chloeglasgow
Simon M, Gerente at Pancito Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for your comment, we are glad you enjoy your time at Pancito Cafe. And we are happy for you that you have been able to enjoy the rest of your time in Costa Rica!! PURA VIDA!

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Needed to email important info to a partner back home on a short deadline...this little diamond in the ruff saved our bacon....shade, wifi,and the best liquor based smoothies this side of paradice!!

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We have had breakfast there and it was really good. Staff is friendly, food is good, location shady and near the highway 34 attractive. Will have breakfast there again for sure. Really good coffee, not the thin stuff they like to serve in this coffee-country...More

Thank film-mix
philippe m, Propriétaire at Pancito Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you for you review we are glad you enjoyed your time at Pancito Cafe. See you soon for a coffee break. PURA VIDA!

Reviewed 31 January 2017

The food is decent. If you're expecting wonderful European or American type pastries, you won't find those here. They are more typical of the pastries I had in Mexico: wonderful to look at, but rather bland.

Thank Patrick B
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12 May 2016|
Response from Arezo S | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I'm not sure if they have gluten free options....they do have a Facebook page so you may want to ask the owners on there...hope that helps :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Los Delfines | Entrada de Ojochal, Ojochal 60504, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Ojochal
  • Phone Number: +506 2786 5774
Bakery and French Pastry, We sell Different types of French Bread like Baguette, Rustic and Integral Bread, Ciabatta, in addition to Croissant, Cinnamon Rolls among others .... We serve breakfasts and Lunches for all tastes with fresh and organic products of the region . Gourmet menu with exotic flavors and always the French gastronomic style. Open on Wednesdays at night with Happy Hour from 5-7pm offering a Gourmet Gastronomic Menu.
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