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Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno

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Pacifico's Retail Village | Guanacaste, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 1265
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“banana pancakes” (10 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
“iced latte” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Pacifico's Retail Village | Guanacaste, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in to look at the art and ended up having lunch. I had the tomato soup and a Burrito, it was awesome. Then we stopped in for breakfast once and same thing, it was great. along with the good food was the best...More

Thank Keenan J
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good morning! Thank you so much for your feedback and for coming back to Congo! We appreciate your time for sharing this review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is located in the Pacific Office complex across from the Automercado, it has excellent breakfasts and a selection of sadwiches which we found were all good

Thank frannie1155040
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning! Great to have your review! Thank you so much for your time!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good breakfast and service.not so expensive and very clean place. Try the banana pancake,it is very tasty

Thank mehran13
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed our Congo store!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best gift shop in Coco. Can always find something to by there in all price ranges. Also great light lunches and shakes. Centrally located and parking.

Thank 44Cheryl2015
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for describing our store and for taking your time to write it down.

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

And literally the BEST Gallo Pinto you can have while in Costa Rica! Breakfast Típico is the Best... Great setup good ambiance, AC, music, good coffee. What else do you need? One of the great spots in Coco. Must visit!

Thank TC Can S
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate your comment on TripAdvisor! We do our best to be a "must visit" store!

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely cafe / gift shop with beautiful art work .. very large selection of in house coffee and blended coffee based drinks, the coffee milkshake is amazing !! homemade pastries that are to die for, and a large breakfast and lunch selection, you will find...More

Thank quesadilla_007
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts with such detail! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 21 December 2017

We grabbed breakfast here almost every morning during our stay at Pacifico. Great service, great coffee and the homemade marmalade is divine. We also enjoyed the fresh fruit smoothies and the omelettes. It's also fun the browse the gallery which is full of colorful local...More

Thank AshleeO1978
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

We appreciate your feedback at TripAdvisor! We are happy you enjoyed Congo!

Reviewed 4 December 2017

We got coffee here everyday it was conveniently located right next to our hotel. The coffee here is very good ( better than Starbucks and cheaper). My favorite was the Latte Frio with mocha. To top it off it never got diluted because they use...More

Thank Deisha F
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you for your time and feedback! We are glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Came today for lunch, Sunday, not crowded, really nice atmosphere, lot sof interesting art and crafty things to look at, and good A/C. (There aren't a lot of restaurants in Coco with A/C so it's a treat.) I had the pressed ham and gruyere (I...More

Thank Anthony H
CongoAdmin, Manager at Congo Cafe, Arte & Diseno, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you for the opportunity and we hope to see you again! We will take a closer look at the items you mentioned! Thank you for your feedback.

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Went this morning and the food was not that good. The gallo pinto tasted old. I went to use the wifi and the wifi was down. Went to pay and was charged 23% more because tax and tip not included in price. The menu says...More

Thank nicole e
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$13
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pacifico's Retail Village | Guanacaste, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 1265
  • E-mail
Description
Where art meets fine eating, Congo coffee, art & design Costa Rica opens from 8am until 8pm Monday thru Saturday, Sunday from 8am until 6pm. Everything is made locally with fresh ingredients bringing you great coffee selections, healthy salads, sandwiches, desserts and much more. Come and join us, we are the meeting place of Costa Rican traditions, great food, art and design.
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