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Emilio's 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” (24 reviews)
“almond cookies” (16 reviews)
“poke tuna” (16 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

Breakfast was nice. I asked for dairy and gluten free options, and was surprised the server was stumped. They were able to modify an option to suit our dietary needs. The food was tasty, well prepared and nicely presented. The view was amazing, but parking...More

Thank BorysP
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here with four adults and four teenagers....all had a good time. Worth the visit, book ahead. We were recommended the tuna three ways which was excellent.

Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 3 days ago

There was really nothing special here. Food was adequate, as was service. Parking could be a problem. Big variety of fruit juices and iced teas available.

Thank Frank A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent meal at Emilio’s! The service was great, the scenery was beautiful and the whole day was overall a winner! The people of Costa Rica are laid back, friendly and loving. A great place to visit and create memories with friends and...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Setting was great, service was friendly, but food was only average. We were particularly disappointed in the tough, overly battered calamari.

Thank XHX2013
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Anything bad to say about this place... Everyone in our group went away with a positive experience. The tuna, the sea bass, the shrimp, the bread, the salad.. All were excellent, we will probably go back while here. Lots of restaurants to choose from in...More

Thank cannonater
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the tacos de pescado, each was topped with cabbage, an avocado sauce and were extremely tasty. I was in the mood for light lunch, others may want to order a side if really hungry. Had cappuccino single which was strong for a single. Go...More

Thank Kris W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came without reservation, friendly recieved. Good location, nice interior, lounge music, friendly staff. Ordered an expensive but good bottle of chardonnay,tuna tartare and sesame seared tuna with vegetables. Tasted very good. So why this mediocre score? Because i spent all night on toilet most probably...More

Thank Jannim1966
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been to Costa Rica 3 times in the past 18 months and each time we how to try new places to eat. I don't know why we bother. Emilios has the best atmosphere and food quality. The wait staff are super friendly and...More

Thank Joeli P
Reviewed 6 days ago

From the staff to the food and spectacular view it was amazing. Went for dinner and returned for lunch.

Thank Wendy M
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26 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
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Average prices
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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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