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| Waterfront, On the road to Punta Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
+506 2777 4410
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  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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2 weeks ago
“A jewel of a restaurant!”
5 Apr 2017
“Unexpectedly brilliant!”
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Seafood, Italian
$$ - $$$
| Waterfront, On the road to Punta Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here looking for a lighter meal and to enjoy the great view. The clouds spoiled the sunset but not the great experience. My wife had a delightful salad and I had the chicken ( I think they call it Poll'Issimo ). The...More

Thank Ned A
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This brilliant and unknown chef is a must in Manuel António! Do not be discouraged by the exterior façade that looks like a publicity for a spa. The food you will be served is exquisite and not at all too expensive. There were 4 of...More

Thank adegryse
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Visited Issimo in mid afternoon when there was only one other customer. Although the servers were very nice, the service was incredibly slow - especially considering the restaurant was basically empty. Had one app, the surf and turf, two lemonades and a cappuccino... cost $107.00....More

Thank GeoBoz
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food tastes great. However I'd recommend adding some more items on the menu. The portion was ok. I recommend increasing the portions a little bit especially given the price they offer the food for

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 1 April 2016

After doing an escorted tour and having 'typical' food (ie what the Costa Ricans eat) it was wonderful to be able to order a meal that you could eat in a nice restaurant at home. Just be aware that the prices are very similar to...More

Thank JulieSIrvine_CA
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The food here is prepared with excellence. Everything is fresh, the wait staff is very attentive,nprices are reasonable. We ate here several days because there were many things to try. I had stuffed tomatoes that were tasty. The grilled fresh fish was the best i...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Had dinner twice on our three day visit . Everything from appetizers to dessert was prepared fresh after ordering . We could watch the chef and staff from one of our tables. Beautiful views and excellent wait staff. A must visit restaurant in Manuel Antonio!!

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 16 January 2010

As part of a friend invitation on Christmas of 2009, I had the opportunity of being there to share the especial dinner planned for the evening with some other guest, just saw happy people and very friendly staff around even with the fast pace that...More

Thank timeglider
Reviewed 11 December 2009

My wife and I were staying at the Parador Hotel and decided to walk down to Issimo / Gourmet Club Restaurant for lunch one day. The patio view of the Pacific was absolutely stunning-----like something out of a picture postcard. I ordered the lunch special...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$40 - US$1,000
Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Waterfront, On the road to Punta Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 4410
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Romantic atmosphere, with full ocean view. Mediterranean cuisine. Children under 16 are not accept.