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The Garden Cafe

Calle corona | between la Baula and Dragonfly, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8561 8184
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  • Average3%
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9 Jul 2018
“beyond 5 stars”
13 Jun 2018
“Great breakfast and coffee”
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM Hours
Cafe, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle corona | between la Baula and Dragonfly, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

the dumbest move we made was to only check out the garden cafe on our last day. My partner and I were headed to Liberia airport via shuttle fairly early in the morning. I had read great reviews about the garden cafe, so decided to...More

Thank Emma V
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Had a wonderful breakfast at "The Garden Cafe" which is located in the hotel called "Hotel in the Shade." It's a small outdoor cafe surrounded by tropical plants. Had the "The Ranchero" for breakfast. Tortillas topped with black beans, eggs and avocado. Includes cilantro pesto...More

Thank Ric915
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Drove there from Brasilito to have breakfast. Super cute, super friendly staff, great food and excellent coffee and service. We even got I insider tips from Viktor to check out the infinity pool at Mar Vista with the best passion fruit mojotis...it was amazing and...More

Thank MichelleJe
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

A quaint breakfast place off the beaten path that feels like a garden paradise. Food was amazing, staff equally so. Fresh, healthy and delicious. Highly recommend.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We loved The Garden Cafe so much that we went there both of the mornings that we were in Tamarindo! It is so peaceful there, surrounded by palms and plants. The food was all delicious, and there were two vegan options. We tried a few...More

Thank Sage M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This place is so cute and has such great food and drink and service. We came back here several times over the course of our trip and we really enjoyed our time here. The woman who runs it was so sweet and made sure we...More

1  Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 28 February 2018

My breakfast is usually just coffee,which I ordered 2 this time and bought 2 for home. Normally, I don’t eat breakfast, I just kind of go because of my boyfriend. Seeing his food I had to order. Scrambled eggs- exceed expectations. Sweet option with pineapple...More

Thank 132katkak
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Started with : we would only like a cappuccino and a latte, ended with : can we get bacon and egg sandwich, eggs poached in tomato sauce and we might share a pineapple pie. Ended up having one each. You cannot go wrong with absolutely...More

Thank Passenger800677
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the food and atmosphere! Delicious pea basil hummus! Fresh , filling and fast! Homemade bread, and coconut pancakes!

Thank AngelaMDickinson
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Literally set in a little garden, it's beautiful and quiet here. There's even little palms and trees around you and your table to add to the privacy even more so. Service is super friendly, quick, and helpful. The food is wholesome, well explained, and tasty!...More

Thank Csjg1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle corona | between la Baula and Dragonfly, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 8561 8184
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The Garden Cafe offers the a variety of breakfast options from the freshest ingredients. Come and enjoy a quiet breakfast while enjoying our garden.
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