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Monli Bar Restaurante and Grill

Primera Linea Del Mar Frente a Lazy Mon, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 506, Costa Rica
+506 8312 2619
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (19 reviews)
“lion fish” (2 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Primera Linea Del Mar Frente a Lazy Mon, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 506, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate here twice - really recommend it. Especially if you like fresh fish. The first time we ate here Felix brought out a bucket of fresh fish and let my boyf pick the one he wanted. He loved it. A family restaurant - the...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stuff are friendly and helpful. i had fish of the day twice and it was perfectly cooked and served. Not cheap but great value for your money

Thank Enat D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I recommend this restaurant 100%. The food was fresh and very tasty. The service super nice. The location great. Thank you for the nice experience.

Thank datchi83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited on a busy weekend evening and were impressed by everything. Nice atmosphere - open air, very friendly service and great food.

Thank Fijman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You want to experience an exceptional meal go to Monli and ask for their specials of the day they are incredible all the way from fresh Lobster to lionfish from fresh grilled vegetables to shrimp that are just out of this world so if you...More

Thank Cleo R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food and drinks (try mojito). You can have gluten free options here and that was good indeed. I think that is a bit expensive but I will go back for the gluten free menu (you have to promote it more)

Thank Tomas M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

All of the food was ok and the drinks were fine. Nothing to write home about. Super slow due to being busy and only one server who was working her but off.

Thank 82scottn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my third trip to Costa Rica and I have never, ever, had such good food. Everything was fabulous. We had previously eaten next door, at Mopri, which was just fine, but not in the same league as Monli. We plan to eat there...More

Thank utilitarianatlarge
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

With only one night in PV on a return from Panama and being starving, we were desperate for a really nice meal (after a super mediocre ceviche snack next door). We chose Monli and what a treat. It’s not cheap but the service is terrific...More

Thank 1MoreTravelGirl
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Not only is this a small bistro, but the staff are super helpful. Generally we are not huge fans of the food in Costa Rica, but the menu here is good and everything we saw coming out of the kitchen looked above average standard. Not...More

Thank AntoniaRobinson
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Primera Linea Del Mar Frente a Lazy Mon, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 506, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 8312 2619
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