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Emilio's Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mediterranean, , Cafe
40 meter before hotel Mariposa | Main Road to Manuel Antonio Nacional Park, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
+506 2777 6807
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“falafel salad” (23 reviews)
“almond cookies” (16 reviews)
“poke tuna” (15 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Central American, Cafe, Costa Rican, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
40 meter before hotel Mariposa | Main Road to Manuel Antonio Nacional Park, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the best meals in Costa Rica. We ordered two of their daily fish specials and they were delicious. It's a popular place and it was very busy but the friendly and professional staff looked after us very well.

Thank Uxue I
Reviewed 2 days ago

Came here on the recommendation of my travel agent and wasn't disappointed. Tropical vibe and fantastic views with some very fresh seafood prepared well. I had Mahi-mahi with a garlic wine sauce and a nice glass of wine. The service was excellent and very attentive...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 days ago

A relaxed restaurant with good views over the ocean . Delicious food , well cooked and great choice . Tasty calamari , excellent , tangy ceviche followed by grilled sea bass and superb fish curry .

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place looks quite small but has a lovely courtyard at the back. The food was excellent and very good value for money. The vegetarian option was particularly good.

Thank Mandm715
Reviewed 5 days ago

Breakfast was good as was the service. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere with a decent view. It is a little run down and could use some fixing up / cleaning but that is a challenge when you are so close to the ocean.

Thank Mugsy1703
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're visiting Manuel Antonio, then you must be sure to stop by this place. First of all, the view is spectular from the dining area. It has a very quaint feel to it that my girlfriend and I loved. The staff is friendly and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful spot. Emilio's has a cool jazz vibe about it, and has just about the most stunning view I've ever seen. The food is good, not the best ever, but still good. They have a great breakfast reputation, so we may have missed their best...More

Thank 63Debbie63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at Emilio’s after it was recommended by our Airbnb host. The first day we went it was just go get some to go coffee. The cashier was very unfriendly and didn’t say one word to us. It was clear I could speak Spanish...More

Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had many meals here during our stay and each was delicious. Especially loved the fresh fish and the falafel. And the monkeys who visited us at the end of the meal!

Thank jsav_9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Based on the tripadvisor reviews on fodd and coffee, we took the walk to Emilios café yesterday evening. No regrets about that! We had the seabass in ginger-coconut-curry sauce and the trio of tuna. Both very fresh and tasty. Accompanied by perfectly cooked veggies and...More

Thank Bert H
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27 April 2016|
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Response from andres v |
We had breakfast today and paid with cc. No problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 meter before hotel Mariposa | Main Road to Manuel Antonio Nacional Park, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 6807
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