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Cafe Cabure

Certificate of Excellence
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Latin, Argentinian, Central American, Cafe, Spanish, Contemporary, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Altos de Paseo | 150 m Oeste de CASEM, Apdo. 87-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5020
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I am so glad my boyfriend and I stopped here to get some chocolate then decided to stay for a late lunch/early dinner. I ordered the sea bass and oh my goodness, best sea bass I've ever had! My boyfriend ordered the mango chicken salad and I'll just say both of our plates didn't have a drop of food left... More 

Thank Molly L
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent!!! We were there before it opened and they served us anyway. One of the best BLT's I've ever had.

Thank Gail T
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40 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has very interesting, varied and exceptionally tasty (and filling) food. It is also actually really reasonably priced. I would 100% recommend braving the slightly strange and steep walk over the grass up the hill to eat here while you are in Monteverde.

Thank A P
Madison, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there first for an afternoon hot chocolate and went back 3 times for dinner! They make their own chocolate, and the hot chocolate is excellent with home-made chocolate - good for chocolate afficionados, usually forgotten behind those that drink coffee or tea. The hot chocolat in itself is worth the trip! (Most places they make it with "Hershey... More 

Thank forjys
London, United Kingdom
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308 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Cafe twice during our local stay. It sits on the third tier of a wooden looking building already up a short incline on a hill. The result is a balcony with a terrific view and a relaxing place to spend an hour. We had drinks on the balcony (local and Argentinian) plus local coffee and chocolate. The... More 

Thank Stephen_Lloyd
Ottawa, Canada
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125 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The specialty chocolate was very good. The bat exhibit looked interesting but unfortunately we had to hit the road

Thank mdos7
Manila, Philippines
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77 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

+ good argentinian empanada + great and fresh salads -- dressing was done perfectly + nice cozy place with a great view + all dishes tasted good + desserts were also good less affordable than other monteverde options. overall value for money is a average.

Thank 98rayar
Bailey, Colorado
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4 reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This was a very pleasant surprise. We stayed across the street and walked to dinner looking for something convenient. Love the hillside setting and sunset views. But the meal was the high point...topped off by their homemade chocolates. We enjoyed the experience so much we came back the next day for the chocolate tour and had dessert at Cabure. This... More 

Thank BaileyBunch9
Surrey, uk
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

An absolute must. We loved the food so much we came here twice in our 2 night stay in Monteverde. Locally and sustainably sourced food is hand picked by the owner and you can tell. We had both fish and beef and both were amazing. It's not the easiest to find as although on the main road towards the cloud... More 

Thank natstevens81
Davenport, Iowa
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This was an unexpected surprise! We went for the Chocolate processing tour (which was great) and had two meals there on separate occasions. We had pizza both times and chocolate as well! Outside seating provides great sunset views as well as wildlife watching.

Thank sherry0224

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 15
Latin, Argentinian, Central American, Cafe, Spanish, Contemporary, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Altos de Paseo | 150 m Oeste de CASEM, Apdo. 87-5655, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5020
Informal sophistication from breakfast to dinner in covered balcony overlooking Monteverde Cloud Forest. A well balanced menu includes the freshest salads, to unique dishes from Argentina and the World made all with freshest available ingredients. Homemade burgers and fries or Freshly made lasagna all done with the same passion for good food. Desserts start with Fudge Brownies and top with Handmade Chocolates from Costa Rica done daily. Chocolate tours for groups available upon request.

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