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Carpe Diem mas que cafe

Camino Las Catalinas | Casa del Sol nr 1, Playa Potrero 50304, Costa Rica
+506 6194 9301
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26 May 2018
“Little "slice" of paradise at Carpe Diem”
25 May 2018
“Delicious lattes and espresso! Fresh food and gourmet sandwiches at reasonable prices!”
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Camino Las Catalinas | Casa del Sol nr 1, Playa Potrero 50304, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We ate lunch here after our stop at Playa Penca. The food was very fresh and very good. The mango smoothie was really good and the Cuban sandwich was delicious!

Thank sjbeacham316
Reviewed 26 May 2018

The sandwiches are fresh, large, and made with passion. The cakes and goodies melt in your mouth and are as fresh as you can be. You don't want to miss Carpe Diem just on the turn to Playa Penca. Stop in for breakfast or lunch...More

Thank Jeffery G
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Carpe Diem is a hidden gem. We love it here. Near one of out favorite beaches in Costa Rica. We come here to chill and drink some of the best coffee around or grab a sandwich for the beach! The sandwiches are fresh, unique and...More

Thank 872amy
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This cafe has some of the best tasting food and coffee I’ve ever had. Emma, the owner, is so sweet and accommodating. There is no bad option of food here, but the absolute best is the “no name” and the Caesar salad is delicious. The...More

Thank OliviaVenturini
Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is a great little shop. You will love the owner, Emma. The sandwiches are always big and fresh and delicious. The coffee is great. She keeps local drinks in the frig: ginger beer, juices, etc. If you go for breakfast, she will fix you...More

Thank kdsc
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We stopped in to grab a sandwich before heading to Penca. The grilled veggie sandwich was awesome. My husband had the tuna. Both came with side salads. We also bought some local coffee there very reasonably priced. Like others in the area, the owner was...More

Thank supgirl2018
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Great service and lovely and friendly owner. They have the absolute best coffee, sandwiches and pastries in Town!

Thank Daydream429080
Reviewed 18 March 2018

An Italian coffee shop in Playa Penca! This place is almost too good to be true. Excellent espresso. Their margherita and Cuban sandwiches are to die for. Clean. Service is flawless.

Thank WorkForVacations
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I had the cuban and my dad the tuna salad sandwich. Both were delicious! We got the potato salad and coleslaw as sides. My dad was a big fan of the coffee and I enjoyed a fresh mixed fruit smoothie. We will definitely come back...More

Thank MaximilianoV167
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Las Catalinas | Casa del Sol nr 1, Playa Potrero 50304, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Potrero
  • Phone Number: +506 6194 9301
  • E-mail
We offer: - coffee, fresh fruit smoothies, kambucha & ginger beer, - breakfast sandwich, English muffin, omelette and specials, - a wide range of sanwiches, salads, homemade sweet pastry, - order your own cake for any occasion.
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