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Restaurante and Sports Bar El Sol

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
Manuel Antonio's main public beach | Altos Super Joseth, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
+506 2777 7003
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“casado” (21 reviews)
“fish tacos” (16 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Manuel Antonio's main public beach | Altos Super Joseth, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice location with an upper level. We sat at bar for a beer. Everyone was friendly. The food we saw being served looked very good.

Thank Hpychk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by our hotel and didn’t even see it the first night as it’s hidden above the supermarket across from the beach. Looks like a dirty sports bar when upstairs but the food is fresh. We ordered the fresh fruit smoothies...More

Thank Vanessa D
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

We went there for dinner and were surprised by the size of the plates, definitely good value for money. Had the Tropical Tuna and my girlfriend the seafood rice, can recommend both of it, lots of seafood in the rice for 6.000 Colones and big...More

Thank janpatrick77
Reviewed May 11, 2018

When the weather is good, you ca have diner on the beach. Feet in the sand, a cold beer in the hand and let yourself be entertained. The service is very vry good, what a nice waiter we had. The fish with lemon butter was...More

Thank zimof1
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Probably the best meal I had in Manuel Antonio and far better than any of the other restaurants facing the beach. We both had the local Casados and was the best we'd had yet. Reasonably priced for the area. Great staff and service with a...More

1  Thank Salc71
Reviewed April 25, 2018

I came here for lunch with a group of friends while wandering around Manuel Antonio beach. It is located upstairs with an open deck atmosphere and great views of the beach. It was nice spot to get out of the sun and heat and enjoy...More

Thank Becca A
Reviewed April 13, 2018

There aren't many restaurants in this area and I usually prefer a recommendation to just dumb luck when looking for a good place to eat. Someone on the nearby beach recommended that we try out El Sol. We were greeted at the door by Oscar,...More

Thank GZTripin
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Came across this place while walking right on the heart of Manuel Antonio beach. Our waiter Enrique recommended for us to eat right on the beach. We tried la Mariscada and shared with 4 people. It included red snapper (whole fish), calamari, Mahi Mahi, shrimp,...More

Thank Hakuna K
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

The service was top notch and very nice. The food was cooked to perfection and flavorful. A hidden gem!

Thank Laïla E
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Food was good but pricey for what you get. Service was terrible! Had a waiter who was so unconcerned with us that at one point, after trying to get his attention to refill our drink orders, he looked straight at us and then just walked...More

Thank Sharon D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manuel Antonio's main public beach | Altos Super Joseth, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 7003
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