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Cafe Cabure

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Latin, Argentinian, Central American, Cafe, Spanish, Contemporary, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Altos de Paseo | 150 m Oeste de CASEM, Apdo. 87-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5020
10:00 - 20:00
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Surrey, uk
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An absolute must. We loved the food so much we came here twice in our 2 night stay in Monteverde. Locally and sustainably sourced food is hand picked by the owner and you can tell. We had both fish and beef and both were amazing. It's not the easiest to find as although on the main road towards the cloud... More 

Thank natstevens81
Davenport, Iowa
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an unexpected surprise! We went for the Chocolate processing tour (which was great) and had two meals there on separate occasions. We had pizza both times and chocolate as well! Outside seating provides great sunset views as well as wildlife watching.

Thank sherry0224
Appleton, Minnesota
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, it's a cab ride and yes, it's worth it!! Make a reservation for the outdoors deck at sunset. Then, order some of their delicious food!! We had a fabulous meal there! Finally- don't miss the homemade chocolates!! divine... we were so glad we went..

Thank ramblinrose08
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Basically the frozen capuchino was milk with ice. Food was just ok.The place has a nice view. Staff was daydreaming and they seem to not care about us. There are many better options in Monteverde.

Thank Carmen Q
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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1,068 reviews
440 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 424 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

5 Bubbles for the gorgeous view and the scrumptious chocolates. Food was ok. Unfortunately the empanadas were fried (instead of baked) and just OK (I'm pretty spoiled - there's an awesome empanada cafe near my home) Others in my group had the cannelloni and the chicken mole. OK food. Come for the sunset view!

Thank rollngstone
South West England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We came here to eat after the (not to be missed) chocolate tour/presentation. So we were honour-bound to taste the merchandise: a mug of hot chocolate was delicious, as were the various lunch choices on offer. We rounded off a calorie-laden meal with some truffles from the shop.

Thank TopKat70
Napa, California
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81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

At the recommendation of our hotel, we ate here for lunch after a nature walk through the nearby preserve. The food was a welcome change to the traditional food we had been eating. I had a delicious chicken satay salad and my husband had a mole wrap. Both dishes were fresh and flavorful. The highlight though was the chocolate cookies,... More 

Thank vlsb
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Wow!! what a meal. It was fantastic. The food was amazing (shrimp curry, steak wrap and steak). The Argentinian empanadas were delicate, delicious and had we not wanted to try the other food we would have filled up on more of them. The atmosphere was comfortable and inviting and most of all the host, Susana, was so kind, welcoming and... More 

Thank MSSCentroEspiralMana
Pasadena, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We stopped here for lunch. My husband had the bacon wrapped shrimp and said it was the best, I had the salad - it was very good as well and the servings are large !

Thank janicemW4026VY
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86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We were very excited to dine at Cafe Cabure and we were not disappointed! The restaurant is on the third floor of the building and the balcony overlooks the road and forest beyond. The empanadas were wonderful. Everything was homemade and delicious. My husband had steak and I had the lasagna. They also have sandwiches, curries and seafood. Our waitress... More 

Thank Hilary J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Latin, Argentinian, Central American, Cafe, Spanish, Contemporary, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Altos de Paseo | 150 m Oeste de CASEM, Apdo. 87-5655, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5020
Informal sophistication from breakfast to dinner in covered balcony overlooking Monteverde Cloud Forest. A well balanced menu includes the freshest salads, to unique dishes from Argentina and the World made all with freshest available ingredients. Homemade burgers and fries or Freshly made lasagna all done with the same passion for good food. Desserts start with Fudge Brownies and top with Handmade Chocolates from Costa Rica done daily. Chocolate tours for groups available upon request.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?