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Le Papillon Restaurant

$$$$Seafood, ,
100 metros SE de Plaza Vista | Hotel La Mariposa, Manuel Antonio 60601, Costa Rica
+506 2777 0355
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, Contemporary, Costa Rican, French, Vegetarian Friendly
100 metros SE de Plaza Vista | Hotel La Mariposa, Manuel Antonio 60601, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you stay at the Hotel Mariposa, the restaurant is open to you for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Best to call ahead during the high season from November to February to make sure that you can go in if you are not at the hotel....More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

The 360 views here make this THE spot to watch the sunset or enjoy lunch during the day. We did not stay at the hotel but ate here for lunch and were amazed by the beauty around us. We saw some scarlet macaws gracefully fly...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed March 22, 2018

The staff is very friendly. Everyone speaks English which is very helpful. The breakfast is fantastic. The dinner is solid - good. I'd eat there again.

Thank tiamiller22
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

My niece was hosting a tour of Manuelle Antonio for 36 people with lunch to follow at Le Papillon. We arrived early and sat at the end of two long tables enjoying the view. Since we were not staying at the hotel we had to...More

1  Thank PlainTraveler
Reviewed February 11, 2018

We ate here when we arrived late to check in at our hotel. We ate a simple small meal - soup and salad and both were delicious. The staff was also attentive and friendly. The view is unbeatable, especially if you come for a sunset...More

Thank petitepoutine
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious, the view is stunning, and staff are really welcoming and attentive—especially Oscar.

1  Thank Chioma N
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after visiting Manuel Antonio NP. The service was very good. We had the Typical Casada- mine with chicken and my husband's with fish. Both were excellent. The fruit drinks were also well prepared. But the highlight was the view. This...More

Thank ML7kc
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

We were honoured to stay at La Mariposa during low season when Chef Christian of Le Papillon was creating dishes for an exciting new menu. As long-stay guests we really challenged Chef Christian to keep up the level of variety & surprise. As diners who...More

Thank Totoka K
Reviewed May 30, 2017

My wife and I stayed at a different hotel but had dinner here for our wedding anniversary. It is located at La Mariposa Hotel. We had an excellent view from our own hotel balcony but the views from this restaurant were spectacular! The food was...More

Thank Bryan U
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Started with Shrimp cocktail. Shrimp had no flavor, was over cooked and tough to chew. Sauce was almost non-existant. Cesar salad had more croutons than the cut up pieces of lettuce which was warm when we received it. The dressing, fortunately, was on the side...More

Thank Martin_Jim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $50
Seafood, Contemporary, Costa Rican, French, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 metros SE de Plaza Vista | Hotel La Mariposa, Manuel Antonio 60601, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 0355
  • E-mail
El aclamado Restaurante Le Papillon del Hotel La Mariposa combina las espectaculares vistas con deliciosa comida. Este restaurante al aire libre se alza 500 metros sobre las azules aguas del Mar Pacífico de Manuel Antonio. Disfrute sus hermosas vistas a la Bahía y al Parque Nacional acompañadas de las espectaculares puestas del sol mientras deleita nuestros platillos deliciosos de nuestro chef local.
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