6 fine Coffee Shops in Santa Ana, Costa Rica

Costa Ricans embrace coffee as a ritual, savoring it in the morning, afternoon, and even at night. For them, “coffee time” signifies a special moment in the day, an opportunity to connect with family and friends, and a chance to live in the present moment.

Given its profound connection to the national identity, Costa Rican coffee has evolved into a delightful elixir, showcasing diverse techniques and varieties available in recommended coffee shop experiences within the city.

On this post, we cover some of the best coffee shops in Santa Ana, west of San José.

  1. Granier Santa Ana

Granier is a Spanish franchise offering great quality foods, with an emphasis on the European bread tradition.

This project started in 2019 and since then, the best aromas and flavors are part of the daily reasons why their clients keep visiting.

This is the kind of bakery where they fully prepare everything in-house, making it a very authentic food and coffee experience. Don’t hesitate to try all their specialties.

Panadería Granier on Google Maps

  • Picnic Deli & Café

This is another great place to enjoy the good moments of life. Located in Santa Ana´s Lindora area, here you can find a nice spot to sit under the trees while enjoying their selection of food and beverages.

Their coffee bean selection is terrific, while also catering to pastry and sandwich enthusiasts.

This place has another plus: at their shop you can buy all sorts of products from their brands, including sauces, cakes and cold brew coffee.

Picnic Deli & Café on Google Maps.

  • Black Bird Art & Café

Their slogan “love for art and coffee” really holds what this beautiful space is offering to everyone visiting Black Bird. They really take care of details. You can identify one of their cakes, coffees, or chocolate presentations by just taking a quick glance at it.

The place is located inside a traditional Santa Ana home, meaning Spanish tiles and a big patio. This is a really inviting place to spend time with friends or family, also combining a great coffee selection with art projects and exhibits.

Blackbird Art & Café on Google Maps

  • Ruda Coffee and Garden

Keeping up with typical local houses and the beauty of its garden, Ruda Coffee and Garden has been directing special attention to every single detail of their food and coffee.

You can find specialty coffee made with carefully selected beans and different preparation methods. But if you’re looking for a more robust meal, you can also find an assortment of tasty dishes and entrées.

Ruda Coffee and Garden on Google Maps.

  • Tierra del Café

In case you didn’t know, Santa Ana has some of the most beautiful landscapes in San José. Tierra del Café offers you the pleasure of having a delicious cup while enjoying scenic views of the surroundings.

They offer gluten-free and vegan dishes, mocktails, and pressed juices. Initially, people go there for the views, and they leave with the very best impression of a nice time and excellent attention.

Tierra del Café on Google Maps.

  • Wo Kapi

A well-known spot in Santa Ana, Wo Kapi is a vegan-friendly café specialized in organic ingredients, also featuring a beautiful plant nursery and a relaxing environment.

Smoothies and lattes are some of their best-rated specialties, also offering excellent quality sourdough bread and artisanal sandwiches.

If you’re into plants and flowers, this coffee shop is all about highlighting their importance, so make sure to check it out!

Wo Kapi on Google Maps.

Andres Vedova

CR Nomads Commercial Director


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