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All 71 Manuel Antonio National Park Restaurants

Marlin Restaurant

Main Road, By the Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
2777-1134
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Central American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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Boston
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We had dinner there twice. The piña colada is nice. The tuna steak is fresh and tasty. The deep fried red snapper is big. They sold many of this fried fish dish. Chicken dish and the raw fish dish are also great. Prices are reasonable. The restaurant has a nice ocean view. We had our dinner there while there was... More

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Corozal Town, Belize
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81 reviews 81 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Restaurant is popular for a reason, service is friendly, prompt and accurate. The food was very good and the entire group enjoyed the atmosphere as well as the food and fresh fruit drinks - can't beat the fresh drinks in this country. If you are going to the beach or into the park, this may be the best hideout to... More

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Clifton Park, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We have eaten here several times in last two visits to Manuel Antonio. Great location at the beach - love the view. Fun crowd. Relatively simple meals but very good. Great fish. Easy walking distance to a number of hotels. When finished with dinner just cross the street and walk the beautiful beach.

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San Francisco, California
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102 reviews 102 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Its in the main row of tourist restaurants on the beach. But has really big choice of nice cocktails, happy hour is 2 for 1, and the food was quite good actually, very large generious portions. Fun lively crowd of course.

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Toronto, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

A group of 8 of us and not a bad meal to go around. The MAHI-MAHI was yum, simply grilled and served with grilled veggies. Other meals at the table - seafood pasta, a steak sandwich with fries, jumbo shrimp served with casava and veggies, chicken and shrimp rice. Ended our meals with espresso and local coffee. Pricing is on... More

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Clovis, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We stayed a week in MA and the seafood platter was the best meal we had in MA. They had 2 seafood platters as specials and as we are a family of 4 with 2 "boys" (21 and 18) we ordered both platters. The seafood was perfect, the service was great and for the amount of seafood you get, we... More

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Dana Point, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Located right across from Espadilla Norte Beach on the corner, it was very busy, almost chaotic. We were seated and then asked to move to a smaller table to accommodate a larger group. Then they seemed they forgot about us for a while. The food was just okay, nothing special and not really a good value.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

People: 4 Time: 2:30 p.m. We ate here following a tour of the National Park. The restaurant was packed... almost every table was full. We ordered and had our drinks 3 minutes later and the food in a reasonable amount of time (15 minutes or so). The food: Fried Shrimp appetizer: 12 shrimp, very good and tasty Cheese and Bean... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I came here with my family of four for what we hoped would be a nice lunch. We were very disappointed with the service and the food wasn't up to par. The view wasn't great because the beach was barely visible through the busy street. This restaurant seemed moire like a tourist attraction than a place to eat. It's not... More

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Greentown, Indiana
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We ate lunch here on a HOT day in July. We had been walking for the past three hours, and just wanted to sit down, cool off, and eat. We entered this place that had FOUR occupied tables (out of over 25 tables), and sat ourselves (this is normal for this place), underneath one of the ceiling fans. One minute... More

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