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Falls Garden Cafe

50 mtr Sur de Si Como No, Manuel Antonio National Park 94650, Costa Rica
506-2777-1115
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $20
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Latin, Costa Rican, International
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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Feasterville, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Decent value on the menu compared to other places, food is good, not great so dont expect extravagance. Good burger, mahi mahi, and chicken. Sweet potato chips are great though. And portion sizes are hood. Shrimp taco needs to go back to the drawing board though.

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Rockville, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I had a superb lunch there, it was hard to see it and only knew about it because my companion had stayed at the Falls resort on a previous trip

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Miami, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Relatively short menu but everything is cooked very well so there is no desire for additional options. We stayed at The Falls Resort and had breakfast at the cafe everyday during our weeklong stay. We also ate lunch twice at the cafe. Between two people, we tried as much as we could. Good selection of local seafood. The traditional Costa... More

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Norman, Oklahoma
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Last night we went to The Falls hotel and started with cocktails in their beautiful garden. We went in to their beautiful open air restaurant where we were greeted as family and served Cerviche with crispy plantain chips that was straight from heaven. We then ordered a variety of dishes including seared tuna, beef tenderloin, pork tenderloin with peppercorn sauce,... More

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Teaneck, New Jersey, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

I visit this place almost every time I am in the area as I consider it to be one of the best overall dining places in all of Manuel Antonio Everything is always wonderful, What really sets this place apart is the service, our server knew  all about food and drinks. They are amazing. Don't pass up an opportunity to... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We loved all the fresh fish and fresh fish at the Falls Garden Cafe. they atmosphere is beautiful with the open air surroundings and lush landscape. Luis is so attentive and helpful!

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San Diego
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We stopped here for lunch and it was outstanding! A cute little poolside restaurant that didn't have the ocean views of its neighbors, but the food was phenomenal and the service was great. Also, it was a plus to be out of the sun for a bit. We had the shrimp tacos and Tipico. Both were soooo delicious, as were... More

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Chicago
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We stayed at the Falls Resort during a wonderful week in Manuel Antonio. The Falls Garden Cafe is their in house restaurant and is excellent . The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, but is at dinner where the restaurant really shines. The menu is broad and varied, serving pasta, beef, chicken, and fish dishes. All have a signature twist... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I contacted this restaurant to see if we could work on a menu for a rehearsal dinner for 40 people. They were one of the few restaurants that worked with me via email, planning food, setting up a price, and then delivering such a fantastic meal. Sara was such a great help and very responsive. Because of the number of... More

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Harrisonburg, VA,USA
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65 reviews 65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

This was the place for our Valentine dinner this year and it proved to be a tremendous choice. The staff was most congenial and efficient. The food was delicious (especially their version of mashed plantains). The price was very reasonable for the quality of food they served. I recommend this restaurant for everyone to try when in Manual Antonio. ps... More

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