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Karolas Restaurant

| Half way between Quepos and Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
+506 2777 1557
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
“tuna steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Costa Rican, International, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Half way between Quepos and Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Food, highly recommended fresh and quick service, you must try the fresh seafood, and the Breakfast

1  Thank Marvin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and great people working there. My family and i were lucky to try many times specialities from the Menu beacuse were staying at the Shana Hotel. The best were the pizzas, the sea food and the Fettucini with sea food. The wines were...More

Thank supervisor2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a beautiful setting, and the staff treated us very well. Our food was well-received by everyone at the table. Starters were generous and tasty and main dish portions were large. We recommend it if you don't mind paying a bit more for very good...More

Thank Frank A
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We have travelled to Manuel Antonio twice over the last year and have dined at most of the recommended restaurants. In the end, Karolas can be ranked number one (1) in terms of great hospitality, food and setting. The staff are extremely welcoming and accommodating....More

Thank Mhabr
LosAltosResort, Owner at Karolas Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review about Karolas! I will be sure to pass your comments on to our staff and especially our Chef. We work hard every day to provide the best dining experience to both our in...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018

We stayed at the Los Altos and ate at Karolas daily on our vacation. The service was wonderful. Gabriel and the rest of the staff made us feel like family. The breakfast was exceptional, specifically the French Toast and pancakes made to order by the...More

Thank NickiCL
Reviewed January 2, 2018

The chefs at Karolas went out of their way daily to meet our dietary needs. We even had them cook a meal in our condo and teach us how to make ceviche! The buffet breakfast (included) was great including Alexander's famous design pancakes! Jessica and...More

Thank andrea121868
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Stayed here a few weeks ago and really enjoyed buffet breakfast included with your stay at Los Altos. They had the typical fruit/yogurt/cereal options as well as buffet food, which was surprisingly good. The omelette bar was great, but what really put this place over...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

We are staying at the Preserve at Los Altos and had dinner at their restaurant, Karolas, last night, as well as the included breakfast buffet this morning. All of the food has been wonderful, and our 6 year old especially enjoyed the butterfly pancake the...More

Thank LoveMeSomeMaui
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at The Preserve at Los Altos (where the restaurant is located) and we literally could not tear ourselves away. The food is so delicious and the staff is so nice. Our breakfasts were included with our room rate and everything...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed December 3, 2017

we ate here every morning for breakfast and multiple dinners. The food was outstanding and the staff wonderul.

Thank Michael J
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February 14, 2017|
Response from CRNYTraveler |
Hello! We are open 7 days a week from 7am-9:30pm. Looking forward to your visit!
October 14, 2016|
Response from LosAltosResort | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for interest in our services. please sent me your email, contact us by internet at the next name "thepreserveatlosaltos de Manuel Antonio" or in the facebook "Karolas Manuel Antonio"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Costa Rican, International, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Half way between Quepos and Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 1557
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