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Sunspot Bar & Grill

| Makanda by the Sea, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
+506 2777 0442
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
7 Jun 2017
“Sunspot by Makanda by the Sea”
31 May 2016
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South American, Costa Rican
| Makanda by the Sea, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

You know Makanda as a very good hotel. Do you know also their restaurant Sunspot? I been there many years ago and now I been again with my partner and the place is still WOW. The atmosphere by the pool is better than ever and...More

Thank ah948334
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

My dinner was supposed to be $100 US DOLLARS. They charged my credit card $74,500 US DOLLARS FOR DINNER. They charged in local currency not dollars. I immediately called bank to stop payment. The manager LEO said he would reverse charges and never did. They...More

Reviewed 10 April 2016

My wife and I have been going to the Sunspot for many years, enjoying the food, drinks,pool and stunning view. We can see that the new owners have done an outstanding job with the renovations, not just at the Sunspot but thru the entire property....More

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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

We went for lunch. Beautiful place with lovely view of the sea but food not up to standards. The baguettes are not that real baguettes. Shrimps do not mix well with the baguette.

Thank David L
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

We arrived for a drink at 930 on a Thursday night at this well reviewed bar only to be made feel very unwelcome. We were aware it was last orders but the waiter clearly wanted us gone as soon as possible. The poolside area is...More

Thank mgooding
Reviewed 19 April 2015

We were here 3/2010 and had one of the most memorable meals of our lives. At that time, there was luxurious purple canopy booths for the seating, looking out to the water, and at sunset it was simply amazing. The food was 5-star and the...More

Thank DrJustino
Reviewed 1 March 2015

We had a wonderful dinner and lunch at this restaurant. The seating was outside, poolside in a private community. We weren't staying in the community and had to let the entrance guard know that we were going to Sunspots. We had great service and our...More

Thank ThePundit
Reviewed 15 March 2014

The Sunspot is an intimate outdoor venue associated with the boutique Makanda By the Sea. While it is a poolside bar & grill during the day, it has an upscale menu in the evening. My family and I enjoyed two wonderful meals under the cabana...More

1  Thank cybergrits
Reviewed 28 December 2013

We are staying at Makanda Hotel where Sunspot if located. We were out fishing all day and landed four Sailfish (catch and release) but I was really hoping to catch a Dorado (Mahi Mahi). Luckily I landed one and brought the filets back to the...More

Thank Summit4321
Reviewed 9 July 2013

We ate here twice and two very different experiences. The first night that we ate here we all had amazing meals. We all especially liked the risotto and the seared tuna. The chocolate lava cake we also a hit. We returned a few nights later...More

Thank 2012travelingmom
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Restaurant Details

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South American, Costa Rican
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
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  • Address: | Makanda by the Sea, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 0442
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