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Budda Cafe

Main Street besides ICE Building, Tortuguero 70206, Costa Rica
+506 2709 8084
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (77 reviews)
“crepes” (20 reviews)
“hummus” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street besides ICE Building, Tortuguero 70206, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A must for one of your evenings in Tortuguero - superb fresh dishes and great lagoon side location, Alasdair UK

Thank alasdairmackenzieuk
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you want a quiet place to watch the sunset while having a Mojito, this is the place. Good service and reasonable price for drinks.

Thank FishAndTravel92
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Take the wonderful passion fruit milkshake and the very good Hurracan cocktail ! The service is great and the food is very good ! Prices are high for the area but still well deserved!

Thank ComeBDC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate dinner here our first night in tortuguero. We were seated right on the river which was nice. Good service they spoke English and the menu was also in English. It’s at the top end for tortuguero but that doesn’t mean it’s too expensive....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had drinks, so we can't rate the food, but the atmosphere of the place is amazing and service was impeccable.

Thank Urs B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely pizza overlooking the river whilst watching the sunset. The waiter was really friendly and great company. Had a frozen daiquiri too and the fresh mint lemonade. Both were great. We even spotted dolphin swimming in the river which is really rare and...More

Thank Hannah V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In a village not bursting with eclectic food choices, this was the best place for a family meal. Great location on the water, friendly staff and good food.

Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service is incredibly slow! Albeit waiter was very friendly. Food was average and it is a bit pricey. Dont think I would choose to return.

Thank AngieShropshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I visited for lunch, she had a salad and I had gluten free pasta with tomato sauce. We told the waiter we were vegan so no milk, cheese or eggs in both English and Spanish; he came across disinterested at best. Moms...More

Thank jadieb3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lovely cocktails here sitting beside the river. Gin, basil and lime - amazing! And a wonderful warm welcome from the staff.

Thank Carence
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street besides ICE Building, Tortuguero 70206, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Tortuguero
  • Phone Number: +506 2709 8084
  • E-mail
We humbly offer the best Italian espresso, as well as different styles of coffee, very tasty desserts, international salads, some vegan or vegetarian meals, Italian, Mediterranean and European food. We offer a good service with multicultural staff, prepared and attentive in order to offer the best services in the beautiful Tortuguero National Park-Costa Rica
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