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Dorling's Bakery

Tortuguero, Costa Rica
+506 8861 9428
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“banana bread” (8 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
“opens early” (2 reviews)
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Tortuguero, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect place to grab some gallo pinto and fruit before starting the day. The food was fresh and tasty, what more could you want? Service was super friendly and reasonably fast. It was a great place to have a cup of tea and watch the...More

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had wonderful drinks here one day (papaya y agua) and returned for a very tasty lunch the next day (arroz con pollo). The view over the river is great and we identified several different birds. Service was excellent from young people with good English....More

Thank Sheils54
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Fab little place (no sign outside so I had to ask what it was called). I visited 3 times altogether, first for coffee - fab sunset to be seen after 5pm. Then I returned twice for different types of breakfast. Spotlessly clean and great service,...More

Thank SharonMS74
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This little unassuming place didn't have a sign outside to tell you what it was called. Looking at photos on here it may have had a refurb recently. It opens early for breakfast which is helpful if you're catching the 9am boat out. The food...More

Thank Robyn W
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here whilst trying to find something open earlier in the morning. It was absolutely lovely. The service was friendly and quick and the breakfast really good. We chose the granola option with fruit which was plentiful and the fruits so fresh and tasty....More

Thank ShazzaG181
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Situated right on the lagoon it is the perfect place to sit and watch the activity on the water.We had sandwiches and beers the first day we arrived and enjoyed them so much we returned the next day and had the same thing! The day...More

Thank andrew w
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Yummy for lemon, orange, and chocolate cake too - big slabs of it! They also have other things so great for take-away.

Thank Jocelyn S
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast in between tours. We had the pancakes with a side of fresh fruit. The food cane out very fast which was great because we had been in a hurry and it was very good. I also ordered a fresh smoothie...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 13 January 2016

This bakery/cafe was right next to my B & B (Casa Marbella). I tried several times to buy one of their delicious sounding cakes but the 'cupboard was always pretty bare'. I don't know why. Anyway I stayed for a delicious cheese/salad baguette (served warm)...More

Thank Newmorton
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We had breakfast here our first morning in Tortuguero. It's the only place open at 7:00 a.m. The breakfast was fine, the was waitress nice and the decorous was spartan. The Banana Bread however was fabulous! We enjoyed it so much that we returned the...More

Thank 33traveler2010
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tortuguero, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Tortuguero
  • Phone Number: +506 8861 9428
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