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Restaurante La Casona Del Cafetal

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
Cachi | 1.5 km al sur de la Represa de Cachi, Cartago 506-25771414, Costa Rica
+506 2577 1414
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“coffee flan” (6 reviews)
“trout” (5 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cachi | 1.5 km al sur de la Represa de Cachi, Cartago 506-25771414, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my family had a late lunch at La Casona del Cafetal. We were the only patrons there, it was 3 in the afternoon. The waiter gave us an excellent service, the food was good and quick. We had the whole place for ourselves,...More

Thank Edwin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel, restaurant is beautifully situated on Lake Cachi. The restaurant has a lovely outdoor terrace for dining and the food was exquisite. The atmosphere was quiet and peaceful and the coffee which comes from their own plantation was superb!

Thank suzanne h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a visit to Volcano Irazu we drove to Cartago to see the Cathedral and then the Botannical gardens and then drive to Cachi to have lunch here. On Sundays and holidays they do a very large and extensive buffet. There is a a very...More

Thank Samosababa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a day tour with other tourists (about 16 people), and our tour operator had taken us for lunch at this establishment. It is indeed situated with a beautiful scenic breathtaking views. It was however unfortunate that our dining experience didn’t match whatsoever...More

1  Thank WannaBeObjective
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A pleasant spot on the edge of Cachi lake/dam, ideally located to sit back and relax. We enjoyed the coffee percolated the traditional way with a tasty dessert. Unfortunate that we were hustled along as they wanted to close mid-afternoon...

Thank Elnora S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on Friday afternoon. We sat outside facing the lake. As others have noted, the setting is unbeatable and the service is attentive, charming, and very friendly. We also loved the food. We ordered the trout and the pork with mango...More

Thank Cory C
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This was the second restaurant we visited so at that time it was hard to judge but now after been trough Costa Rica my opinion about this restaurant is that the food was average. We had some bread for starters that was plain and simple....More

Thank Jeroen W
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Buffet is awsome, employees helpful, nature is there....An experience not to be missed! we went there for lunch, there is a road you can walk, you can see the lake while eating, what else can I say!

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Set in a garden surrounding and overlooking a lake is this beautiful place. Despite a vast seating area, the place got quite crowded on Sunday afternoon that we visited. The buffet had a vast selection. The waitresses struggled bravely and smilingly to fulfil other orders....More

Thank Anil A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I married in this place one year ago, from the beginning the service was excellent, during the preparation they invite us to take a dinner to select our meals for the weeding, all the dishes was delicious!!!, during the event the decoration is amazing with...More

Thank Ivan F
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Gabriela D
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Response from Cris A | Reviewed this property |
Hola! la verdad no he visto mascotas en el lugar, me imagino que no por una cuestión de salubridad, ya que el Ministerio de Salud de Costa Rica exige ciertas normas a los lugares en que se ofrecen alimentos para el consumo... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cachi | 1.5 km al sur de la Represa de Cachi, Cartago 506-25771414, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Cartago  >  Cartago
  • Phone Number: +506 2577 1414
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