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El Mirador Bar & Restaurant

$$$$Seafood, ,
Manuel Antonio National Park | Arenas Del Mar Beach & Nature Resort, Manuel Antonio 311-6350, Costa Rica
+506 2777 2777
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  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, International, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Manuel Antonio National Park | Arenas Del Mar Beach & Nature Resort, Manuel Antonio 311-6350, Costa Rica
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Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We ate here every single day of our visit to Arenas del Mar. There was no reason to go anywhere else! The food was amazing!! Two of us are vegetarians, and two eat fish and dairy, and we loved every suggested dish. The chef is...More

1  Thank Roberta F
Reviewed April 27, 2016

We stayed in MA in a condo for a month and would take a morning walk and stop for breakfast. The hotel is high up the cliff and they take you up in a golf cart. The view of the ocean from there is gorgeous....More

1  Thank puestadelsol92
Reviewed April 22, 2016

This is my favorite restaurant in Costa Rica. And just when i thought it couldn't get any better--it did. The Bar has a few new drinks which were amazing! Some new margarita flavors especially were noteworthy (the hibiscus and cloves combination was my personal favorite)....More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We spent three nights at the Arenas Del Mar Resort and had breakfast here every day. Fantastic views and delicious food with refreshing juices and fresh fruit. I had pretty much everything on the menu, and the French toast was my favorite. Great food and...More

1  Thank Heather G
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We had breakfast here 3 or 4 days and it was always good. The fresh fruit plate and egg white omelet were perfect and the costa rican coffee was good. We had a nice dinner one night too with excellent fresh fish. The staff is...More

1  Thank Mary Gail M
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We ate breakfast and dinner here 2-3 times during our stay at the resort. The breakfast was so fresh and tasty - a new assortment of fresh fruit every morning. Dinner was also delicious, especially the various types of ceviche they offered. Drinks were great...More

1  Thank Jeannie G
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We had a chance to dine at the restaurant for breakfasts and a few dinners when we stayed at the resort in March. First the breakfast: you'll be greeted by a delicious mix of local organic fruits (the guanabana was my favorite) and coffee. The...More

2  Thank Dima P
Reviewed April 19, 2016

As others have said, the breakfast at Arenas del Mar is just fantastic. It was a tough decision every morning, deciding what to order. The farmer's omelette was a favorite of mine from the "egg dishes", and the French Toast was killer on the sweet...More

1  Thank Michael N
Reviewed March 29, 2016

Great views and food. Exciting and fun T-Dance on Sunday's with beautiful views of the sunset. Food is reasonably priced and service is very good. Great location too.

1  Thank andresworld
Reviewed March 17, 2016

We enjoyed fresh fruit, fresh juice, wonderful coffee and excellent menu choices. The service was impeccable.

1  Thank ahein629
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Billie Jo T
July 4, 2017|
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Response from mNewmanStudio | Reviewed this property |
It is a short taxi ride. You will enjoy your dinner there.
Humberto E
April 19, 2017|
Response from Charlie E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, My apologies for not seeing your question earlier.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $60
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manuel Antonio National Park | Arenas Del Mar Beach & Nature Resort, Manuel Antonio 311-6350, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 2777
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El Mirador Restaurant is located near Arenas del Mar's reception area and pool, overlooking Espadilla Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park, and the Pacific Ocean. El Mirador—which means “the viewpoint” in Spanish—has an open air, covered interior dining area and outdoor seating. Along with breathtaking views and gorgeous sunsets, our restaurant serves breakfast and dinner using fresh, local ingredients. Start your day with our complimentary breakfast: fresh fruits, homemade granola, warm muffins and breads, eggs, pancakes and of course, Costa Rican coffee. Our dinner menu includes highlights such as locally caught fish and other delicacies at this authentic full-service Costa Rican restaurant.
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