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Tico's Panaderia

Main Street, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (18 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
“donuts” (3 reviews)
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Main Street, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is a good bakery. Lots of options. However, as a North American, don't order a pre-made meat sandwich like I did before an early morning dive trip. It's not like a sub sandwich we're used to; it was an odd "meat spread" or meat...More

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

All I heard everyday, "Can we go to Tico's?" Stopped almost daily on our way to the beach for some goodies and then usually on our way for fresh bread and pastries for breakfast. Nice staff, great prices and amazing chicken empanadas. Would definitely recommend...More

Thank weluv2travelAZ
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This place isn't fancy at all, and it's always hot. But, I can't seem to go wrong with the family by stopping by there. Nothing extra fancy, but donuts, breads, and other items that seem to make people happy.

Thank Turkeytrip123
Reviewed 12 June 2017

A very nice variety of pastries and breads. Open early and easy access. You have to know enough Spanish to converse with them though.

Thank eej306
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The bread culture in Costa Rica is so pour but the Tico's bakery is probably the best traditional bakery in Coco. There are some good pastries and good cakes.

Thank Sea Shell C
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Excellent Bakery! This was our first stop every morning for pastry and coffee - all freshly made that morning. Selection varies day to day. Friendly staff. Recommend packing a few snacks from here on the day of/before before departure to avoid the extortionist prices at...More

Thank Dave Y
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stayed in Playas del Coco for a week and made this Tico bakery a part of our morning routine. We mainly had coffee and the cornbread that they made there, which was like a delightful cake. Staff are friendly, but make sure your Spanish...More

Thank RyKieImagesEvents
Reviewed 18 February 2017

A small pastry shop in Playa del Coco. We were looking for a coffee and pastry and this little shop was fine. Not a huge selection but our pastries were fresh and tasty. Good coffee, inexpensive.

Thank Lyle G
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We bought many items here, all fresh cooked daily that we took on our day trips and for snacks for our room. Great coconut and banana bread. Also they open at 4:30 am for breakfast. Don't let the outside fool you. A great bakery +

Thank fish3d
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Good variety of great bakery items. Coffee machine for a "gas station latte" or a traditional coffee pot for black coffee. Would rate it over 5 if we could.

Thank jokinjoe60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
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