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Cafe y Macadamia

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Km 18 Tilaran-Fortuna | Lago Arenal, Costa Rica
+506 2448 0030
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“macadamia nuts” (47 reviews)
“sandwiches” (52 reviews)
“bread” (49 reviews)
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Cafe, Central American, Costa Rican, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Km 18 Tilaran-Fortuna | Lago Arenal, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped with Tico tours and had this beautiful breakfast with a view. The coffee was great and I wish I had taken a pic of the cinnamon rolls and macadamia cookies. Everything on our plate was great!

Thank Cheri B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My second visit to this special place. Lovely organic food in a beautiful surrounding. Very nice (healthy) stop during our round trip Costa Rica. Very nice food with a good variety. Two negatives: the attitude of the waitress (impatient) and the hygiene of the toilets....More

Thank HennieVanHeerden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on a tour, I was not expecting much since it was kind of in the middle of the boons, but the view, food and drinks were AWESOME!!

Thank FogHat13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice restaurant with a terrace with a great view overlooking Arenal Lake. Stopped for lunch. Traditional dish comprising rice, beans, veg, black beans, fried egg, cheese, plantain crisps and tilapia. Very tasty. Cuban sandwich with pulled pork and cheese also good. A beer and a...More

Thank Col07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is quite popular with both tourists and locals alike and I absolutely understand why. Great views over Arenal lake, good service, very good food and a very pleasant surprise. Very much recommended

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delivery food in Costa Rica 🇨🇷 decent pizza delivered so no rice and beans 👍 can’t complain didn’t have to eat the hotel’s offerings

Thank Daniel9990
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Stopped here for lunch as part of TUI Grand Tour of Costa Rica. This place is an absolute gem. Beautiful views of Lake Arenal. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. There is also a gift shop. I highly recommend this for a stop.

Thank Tajsurfer
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Well worth a visit, the food was fabulous. I had a vegetarian sandwich that was bursting with flavour and a chocolate frappe. Couldn't fault either. The views from the open-air seating area are stunning too. There is some stuff for sale here too, we bought...More

Thank cherryblossom50
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice Mirador, bakery and souvenir shop. The food very very good. My wife had the typical casado with trout and she liked it very much. The trout had a good flavor. I had the trout canneloni which was incredibly good. I mean really good...More

Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were told by locals that this was a great place for lunch and it didn't disappoint. With great views of the lake from the deck , great iced drinks and delicious food you can't go wrong. We actually went back again before we left....More

Thank Lisanne S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Km 18 Tilaran-Fortuna | Lago Arenal, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste
  • Phone Number: +506 2448 0030
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