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Emilio's Cafe

) #7 of 73 Restaurants in Manuel Antonio ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ 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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Mediterranean, Central American, Cafe, Costa Rican, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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40 meter before hotel Mariposa | Main Road to Manuel Antonio Nacional Park, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Every time I'm in Manuel Antonio, I make a point to go to Emilio's. Their seafood curry is worth the trip! And you have to try the peanut butter pie.

Thank vivapelota
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent decor and atmosphere. A lot of curry dishes and not our favorite but others had fish in garlic sauce that was delicious. Drinks were great. Pleasant live music

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped by here for coffee (their food menu was extensive, but we had other plans for our meal). The kids got smoothies. Good service, nice coffee (both hot and cold) and good smoothies. Wish we had a chance to go back for the food....next...More

Thank sandybdr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great service and food. Amazing view of the coast. Only downside: the straws. And I'm penalizing that quite harshly, but businesses must help make a change.

Thank andres v
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was the absolutely the best! We ate at Emilio's our last night in Manuel Antonio and wished we had eaten here sooner, because we would have be back. This is a must when in Manuel Antonio. Great atmosphere, desserts, coffee, and dinner!

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The people were nice. The food was good few over the jungle to the ocean. A couple of times we were there we saw monkeys.

Thank jwf1960
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here several times during our trip to Manuel Antonio. The food is simply awesome. I recommend the Caribbean fish as well as the Red Snapper. The desserts are fantastic especially the coconut flan. The drink prices were reasonable and the view is fantastic....More

Thank ShayC30375
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While at another restaurant we chatted with a stranger from California who said that Emilio's had the best dessert in Manuelle Antonio This unsolicited advice was spot on! We went to Emilio's for a late evening coffee and dessert and were not disappointed We shared...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Parador Resort and Spa for four nights towards the end of our Costa Rica tour itinerary. We walked out in an evening to Manuel Antonio and ate at local restaurants there. It was a fair trek so we...More

1  Thank BobbyJimF
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favorite place to have dinner in Manuel Antonio. Food is always fresh and delicious. View is outstanding and the desserts are fabulous. Service is always great. On Fridays and Saturdays they have live music. We love this place.

Thank Fernando 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, Brunch, Breakfast
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
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
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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