In Manuel Antonio, there is no shortage of extraordinary dining experiences. You can enjoy a wide range of cuisine in many beautiful locales; from the most elegant to great casual spots. Here’s just a few of our favorites.
Agua Azul (Fish & Seafood)
This small, locally owned offers great food in a bistro atmosphere. Great views and a fun, relaxed environment.
- The daily specials are always great!
Barba Roja (Sushi & BBQ)
Meals range from traditional to tropical and from spicy to sweet. Chef Darren even makes his own smoked ketchup. Suggested dish: BBQ Ribs.
Café Milagro (Sandwiches, Salads & Light Fare)
Café Milagro is a small, independently owner Costa Rican coffee roaster with a café and bistro. It’s a great spot for lunch or dinner prepared with fresh, local ingredients.
- Jerk Chicken
El Avion (Casual)
Delicious seafood and great casual fare are always on the menu, served in a location that offers panoramic views 150 meters above the beach. The story of El Avion, a restaurant built from an abandoned Iran-Contra era C-123 cargo plane is fascinating.
El Lagarto (Steakhouse and Seafood)
Fresh fish and locally raised meat prepared on their one-of-a-kind grill. Enjoy drinks and dinner on the terrace overlooking the sea or enjoy the great, fun ambiance in the bar.
- Grilled Mahi Mahi
- Grilled Chicken
- Churrasco Steak
El Wagon – (Casual)
At El Wagon, you can enjoy tasty food in a great, fun ambiance. You might even see some monkeys! They also offer delivery to Villa Punto De Vista.
- Hebrew National Hot Dog
Emilio’s Café (Mediterranean Restaurant)
Located very close to Villa Punto de Vista, Emilio’s Café offers spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.
- Fresh Fish
Karola’s (Gourmet Restaurant)
Offering gourmet fusion cuisine in a modern setting, Karola’s guests enjoy excellent meals surrounded by the soothing sights and sounds of the natural environment.
- Grilled Sea Bass with Mango Salsa.
La Luna Restaurant At Gaia (International and Local Cuisine)
Enjoy a delicious meal, overlooking a 180 degree vista of the coastline and rainforest. La Luna also offers live music daily.
Restaurante Escalofrio (Italian)
If you’re in the mood for traditional Italian food, Escalofrio is the place to go. A great stop on your way back from the marina.
- Authentic Italian Pizza
- Homemade Gelato
Ronny’s Place (Fish & Seafood)
Known as the best place to dine and watch the sunset, Ronny’s Place serves wonderful fish and seafood.
- Flaming Banana
Sancho’s Taqueria (Mexican)
A great place after a day of adventure tours. Delivery to Villa Punto De Vista is also available.
- Wet Burrito
Victoria’s Gourmet Italian Restaurante (Italian)
Tasty Italian fare in a family-friendly environment. Delivery to the villa is available.