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Surf Box

25 Meters South Of The Banco Nacional | Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 8349 9773
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“acai bowl” (40 reviews)
“avocado toast” (20 reviews)
“breakfast bagel” (15 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Canadian, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Meters South Of The Banco Nacional | Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by a passing patron of a grocery store today and Trip Advisor’s reviews, we decided to have dinner. What a delightful meal. We both decided to go with the fresh catch of the day, red snapper fillet, asparagus, one with rice, one with massed...More

1  Thank clndnn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surf Box is now serving dinner! I recently had the pleasure of dining there with my family. There are multiple salad selections; butternut soup; carnitas, koi, and an amazing "casse croute poutine" for appetizers. "Casse croute poutine" is a classic Montreal dish (Natasha, the owner...More

Thank Chris I
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu has different selections than many local restaurants. Good pancakes and bfast bagel. The food is well prepared and tasty. They now serve dinner, again with some nice variety from the other places.

Thank yesileft
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spend a week at CPI for language school and the other students recommended Surf Box. We met both owners -- super chill and friendly. The food was so refreshing and amazing. The staff was nice and helpful. Highly recommend. Keep in mind the quality is...More

1  Thank Bill T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent breakfast and delicious fresh squeezed juice! The staff was very nice and attentive! I would go back in a heart beat

1  Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always come to the Surf Box when in Flamingo. They have such a sophisticated and forward thinking menu. Plus a La Marzocco espresso machine is an added bonus.

1  Thank L_Traveler_215
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 2 weeks in Costa Rica and found this 2 days before we left. Our loss! Great people, excellent food. We enjoyed breakfast smoothies both days with fresh fruit and were all were yummy. 2 lunch/dinner meals included taco plates and beef sandwiches. Was a...More

3  Thank PermaJetLag
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This little place is super cute. The service is very attentive and we loved the tropical tacos. They were so delicious that I took a picture of them so I could try to make them at home.

Thank Maryann T
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Great quality, inventive food in a casual, fun setting. Staff is usually on the ball even when it gets crowded. At breakfast, definitely try the Acai Bowl , La Mexicana egg dish or Montreal Bagel sandwich. The mini chocolate chip cookie at the end of...More

Thank brodyboy
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Great food, lovely staff. Try the frozen lemonade ... yummy. The flies were annoying though. But I would still go back

Thank Lisa H
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Questions & Answers
Raquel H
10 July 2018|
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Response from NatashaA914 | Property representative |
Hi Raquel, You can see our menu on the images of TripAdvisor or our Facebook page! Hope to meet you soon xox
10 March 2018|
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Response from NatashaA914 | Property representative |
Hi!! We are now open till 8pm m-f, hoping to be open Saturday's too shortly. Hoping you can come try out our new dinner menu!!!
Dustin R
24 October 2017|
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Response from NatashaA914 | Property representative |
We are open everyday of the week! Hope to see soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Meters South Of The Banco Nacional | Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Flamingo
  • Phone Number: +506 8349 9773
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