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All 72 Manuel Antonio National Park Restaurants

Restaurante and Sports Bar El Sol

Manuel Antonio's main public beach | Altos Super Joseth, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
+50627777003
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night

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Berlin
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140 reviews 140 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

We had a fine tuna steak with fresh salad and a well seasoned arroz con mariscos with really good fruit batido at reasonable prices for this place. From the first floor you can enjoy the awesome colors of the sunset. The restaurant may be crowded on the weekends.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

We ate here 3 times during December and were very impressed, the steaks in mushroom sauce were big, juicy and by local standards very good value. The staff were friendly and went out of their way to be helpful. Would definitely eat there again

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

It's in Manuel Antonio village by the beach, above a supermarket and screens filled with sports (not an advantage for us!) but we went because of the great trip advisor reviews and weren't disappointed. The fresh tuna steak with soy sauce and wasabi was very big and delicious and the beef Casado was excellent - juicy steak and tasty. Excellent... More 

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Glendora, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Our tour guide recommended this place for dinner after a day at Manuel Antonio. It's difficult to find parking although that is a common theme in this area. A gentleman on the side of the road " let us" park in the dirt parking lot right next door and offered to "watch" our car for us. (For a few colones... More 

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Southborough, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Heading to the town beach in Manuel Antonio after a morning tour of the jungle, we were accosted by an EXTREMELY outgoing Tican gentleman in plaid shorts, striped polo shirt and a large stripe of green zinc oxide across his cheeks and nose. My daughter had forewarned us that she had regularly been approached by this gentleman, "Butch," on previous... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We were able to hang out here and watch SNF. The casados are good. Beer cold. This is near the park and across from the beach so a good spot for people watching. Reasonable prices too!

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CA
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63 reviews 63 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We watched the rematch between Costa Rica & Uraguay here & had a great meal. Lots of fun with the excitement of the game. You can sit by the open area overlooking the sidewalk & people watch.

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California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

El Sol was recommended to us by a local as a place to watch the Costa Rica / Uruguay re-match. Was an awesome game, Costa Rica winning in the second set of penalty kicks, place went nuts. Food and beer reasonably priced, to be honest I remember more of the game than the quality of the food. I tend to... More 

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Our family had lunch her and it was good but a little pricier than other places in Manuel Antonio but still reasonable. The only bad thing is parking is very limited. We had to pay someone that claimed territory to that part of the public parking on the street $4. to park. This occurs all around the part area, you... More 

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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We enjoyed our time at Restaurante and Sports Bar El Sol. It was an open air restaurant which offered a good view of the town/beach. It was well-maintained with good food quality, drinks, and service! The atmosphere was very fun and inviting. We would highly recommend this place.

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Additional Information about Restaurante and Sports Bar El Sol

Address: Manuel Antonio's main public beach | Altos Super Joseth, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +50627777003
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio National Park
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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