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Surf Box

25 Meters South Of The Banco Nacional | Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 8437 7128
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“acai bowl” (41 reviews)
“avocado toast” (17 reviews)
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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

Best lunch we had in Costa Rica. Super cute cafe with amazing food and friendly staff. We had the Cuban sandwich (LOVED), chicken tacos, and mexican street corn. The frozen pink lemonade cocktail was also delicious and super refreshing. Highly recommended by 2 NYers who...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quiet little place that serves fantastic breakfasts (yes, bagels, too!). Lunches, breakfast, Clean, staff is super friendly, and the food is just plain delicious. Right next to Shogun Restaurant (another don't miss place), at the intersection of playa Flamingo and playa Potrero!...More

Thank sher237
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really liked this place. Extensive, varied menu with smoothies, small bites, big plates & a wine list. There is a choice of outdoor seating with white tables and benches and a nicely decorated air-conditioned room lined with books. Nice atmosphere and pleasant service. I had...More

Thank 1georgette
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first thing I have to say is Bianca is the best thing going at the Surf Box. No doubt the food is amazing and a local fav for good reason, but Bianca brings a welcoming smile and serves one with such generosity and kindness....More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were working that day in Flamingo and one of our customers recommended us to go. Wow. The place is charming, the staff and owner are warm and welcoming and the food we ordered was just delicious. A must visit.

Thank Joal7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went there for breakfast and it is very good! I liked a lot the flavour and presentation of everything we ordered, I didn’t like the taste of our capuccinos, hopefully they will improve the coffee brand, but besides that it is...More

Thank mcorcar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place so much that we ended up eating four meals here in 2 1/2 days! There wasn’t a meal or drink that disappointed. Everything is very fresh and delicious. I recommend the Montreal bagel sandwich and pumpkin soup. Make sure you spend...More

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A short walk or drive from playa flamingo in the north westof costa rica liesa hidden jewel of a restaurant serving excellent traditional main dishes with the flare that the very friendly owners bring with them from the USA and Canada. An excellent wine list...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice in our 2 week stay. The acai bowl was incredible. My husband had the french toast which was beautiful as well as delicious. Very quaint casual setting with picnic tables outside and smaller tables inside. Great service and reasonably priced.

Thank supgirl2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a salad with chicken and many other yummy veggies and my husband had the shrimp tacos. Both had amazing flavor!

Thank mnitschke
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Questions & Answers
10 March 2018|
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Response from Natasha A | 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 Natasha A | Property representative |
We are open everyday of the week! Hope to see soon.
31 January 2017|
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Response from Natasha A | Property representative |
We’re open for dinner Monday-Saturday!
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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 8437 7128
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