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All 71 Manuel Antonio National Park Restaurants

Raphael's Terrazas

Manuel Antonio Road, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
+506 2777 6310
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $100
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Restaurant open for lunch and dinner. Opening from 11am to 10pm

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Quepos, Costa Rica
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

Good Combination of Factors: View and Food.. Pricing its also very reasonable, The staff its also very friendly.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

The lady at the hotel said this was her favorite restaurant nearby. It's easy to understand why. Located on the side of a hill with a great view of the ocean. The food is definitely good. The staff is friendly and helpful. The have a happy hour too. This a nice restaurant why not go there?

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Tucson, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Service was slow and the place only had about 5 tables filled. Food was fair, shrimp was anything but jumbo and lacked flavor since it was cooked in the shell. Spend your 75 bucks on a meal for 2 elsewhere.

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Augusta, Georgia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Very broad menu, you can watch the sun set or have dinner and drinks. The service was excellent and left nothing to be desired. This is a must try!

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Herndon, Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The view is amazing. The sets at 6:15 or so and the view from the restaurant is incredible so get there at 5:30 or so. Food was great and the service was among the best we had during our entire trip. Super friendly and attentive.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The restaurants sits on top of the hill looking out over Playa Espadilla (the beach at Manuel Antonio). The seafood is quite good and the service is very friendly. Raphael's is a great place to grab a bite and enjoy the scenery.

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New York, NY
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70 reviews 70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We went for dinner, a large group of 11, in the late evening - sat outside for good drinks (specially the Guaropinha made with local guaro liquor), and great seafood, specially the whole fried snapper. The owner's chocolate lab sat with us, mooching a couple of tid bits here and there... very nice evening overall. Bring LOTS of insect repellent,... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Have been living in Costa Rica for four years and have visited Raphaels many many times and never been let down. The location is stunning and a happy hour cocktail whilst you watch the sunset is a real must. The menu has an empahsis on simple fresh food..Red Snapper, Tuna, Calamari and excellent seafood soups and Tico Paella are all... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We only ended up at Raphael's because I asked the front desk at our hotel to point us toward the closest, downhill restaurant that was open at that time (about 3:30 on a Sunday). There were 8 of us and we were immediately thrilled when we walked into Raphael's. The view was great, the atmosphere was really relaxed and we... More

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New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We went to Rafael's to watch the sun set and have dinner. We arrived early and no one pushed us to order while we drank our beer and enjoyed the view. The kids enjoyed Dosty and Carmelo, the owners dogs (expect to see dogs in many MA restaurants), who wander the restaurant but are not a nuisance. They also had... More

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