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Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate

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The owner gave us the tour. We had a tasting with different chocolate made from four differents... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Montreal, Canada
Best Coffee!

We went here twice during our stay in Puerto Viejo and absolutely loved the atmosphere. I wanted... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Caribeans is the origninal bean-to-bar chocolate factory in Puerto Viejo. Chocolate is made right in the cacao forest. Tours of our factory include: all-you-can-eat gourmet chocolate, the chocolate forest hike, and the "see how we do it" factory...more
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| 25 mts norte de Cabinas El Tesoro, Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 53708, Costa Rica
+506 8341 2043
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

The owner gave us the tour. We had a tasting with different chocolate made from four differents farms. Go on the tour and learn about the fauna and the flora while walking the farm. You will learn about the history of the cocoa bean in...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

It’s super easy to book yourself into the tour. We turned up about ten minutes beforehand. Jeff (the tour guide) expertly guided us through the chocolate making process and was happy to answer all questions. We all got a chance to sample some chocolate and...More

Thank Hannah N
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We went here twice during our stay in Puerto Viejo and absolutely loved the atmosphere. I wanted to stay in this cool coffee shop all day! Everyone is so friendly and they have a wonderful vibe. The natural smoothies are DELICIOUS! We brought home chocolate...More

Thank green_em24
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I could give a play-by-play of each minute of the tour, but I'd rather just say "do it!" Go and be surprised by what unfolds, as we were. Yes, it is 3 hours. Yes, there is some walking uphill involved. Yes, it is $28pp (as...More

Thank Seeinstuffnow
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We took our 8, 5 and 2 year olds on the 3 hour tour up a hill on a hot day and were pleasantly surprised at how much they loved it. (All you can eat chocolate obviously helps that!) Learn something, get a little hike...More

Thank Stacia K
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

The sipping chocolate at Caribeans is one of the most delicious treats I've ever had. Farm to table dark chocolate served in tiny cups. Truly, my eyes rolled up in my head and my toes curled when I tasted it. The chocolate tour is fun...More

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 6 February 2018

My husband and I visited Caribeans three times while in the area. The first time, the barista was friendly, attentive and the mochachino was good (we own a cafe in the states so know what good coffee is all about.) The second time there the...More

Thank waurlas
Reviewed 6 February 2018

One of the best experience in Costa rica. The tour takes 3 hours and is really amazing. You will learn about cocoa plants, about planting and harvesting. The guide show you proces of making chocolate. In the end is chocolate tasting, you can combine chocolate...More

Thank monikadankova1995
Reviewed 27 January 2018

We were in Costa Rica for ten days and this was hands down the best coffee we had. The staff were super friendly and the location is just across the street from the beach. They also have a huge selection of artisan chocolate that looked...More

Thank Randy t
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Very quaint and pleasant coffee and chocolate shop with a yoga studio on the second floor. Excellent place to stop for chocolate, an iced mocha or hot coffee! They also offer chocolate tours!

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Philippa M
30 August 2018|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
Our tours serve only vegan chocolates. We also serve vegan coffee and smoothies and vegan chocolate drinks! The only non vegan part of the tour is we add honey to the ceremonial drink. If you do not do honey we can make... More
Mihaela M
14 May 2018|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
Pvjeanne at gmail. Reservations are not required. See our website for tour schedule.
11 April 2018|
Response from caribeans | Property representative |
Parking lot is small but parking on the street is fine.