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next to Hotel Flor Blanca, Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 000000, Costa Rica
+506 2777 6821
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White Lake, Michigan
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102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Pouring rain one evening and decided to see if they delivered. We had planned on actually eating in and had checked out the menu the day before. The man who answered the phone spoke some English and we had a picture of the menu so we ordered the Singapore noodles with chicken and sweet and sour chicken. The poor delivery... More 

Thank MommaDe070714
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We stumbled across this little restaurant on our first night in Manuel Antonio and were pleasantly surprised. Each of us ordered a dish on the menu and found it to be enough for two meals. We asked for take away boxes and took it back with us to reheat for dinner tomorrow. I had the fried rice and it was... More 

Thank Lauren H
New York City, New York
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71 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I read a lot of positive reviews for Ngo, but I was greatly disappointed and don't recommend this restaurant. Firstly, the restaurant is tiny and unbearably hot. We ordered several dishes and were underwhelmed by them all. The fish I ordered was batter fried and in a heavy sauce (80% batter and 20% fish) and was almost inedible. The fried... More 

Thank sharms202
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Definitely not as good as we expected. Not as good as the Chinese we get in the states and they don't give you any soy sauce. It was ok but probably wouldn't order again.

Thank David P
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

First the owners are wonderful people.Service cordial quick effective.Now the food I Love the wings always make it a point to stop in at least once.The spicy and sweet chicken is amazing. If you want something different cheap and incredibly good stop in.

Thank Eliezer R
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

My family stayed just about 5 or 10 minutes away from Ngo near Manuel Antonio and we were spent from our day excursions. My Spanish is very limited but I was able to call and place an order for the family without our designated translator. The food was what we expected, which was great as we weren't sure what to... More 

Thank joejohnson12
Seattle, Washington
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

What a great little gem in the heart of Manual Antanio village , not too far from the Manual Antanio National Park and the beach. It's one of the best Asian/Chinese food . Kong and his wife Susan , super friendly owners, takes great pride in their cooking and they should because their food speaks of it. Everything was great... More 

Thank Ritu B
Winnipeg, Canada
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

We are in Manuel Antonio several times a year and each time we make sure to eat at Ngo about once a week. It is our favourite restarant in the MA area. Last night's meals were great as usual. I had the Spicy Orange Chicken and my husband who is a vegetarian, the Lo Mein. Everything was fresh, well prepared... More 

Thank raquel_z
Elmhurst, Illinois
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

I have a home in Manuel Antonio, so I've eaten a Ngo more than a few times, but after my last trip I felt compelled to say, "OMG this stuff is great!" The fried rice was absolutely killer. The pot stickers were fabulous with some soy sauce laced with hot pepper and of course the wings were incredible. The combo... More 

Thank amigodecr
Florida, USA
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95 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

This place makes excellent chinese and thai dishes. They prepare their sauces fresh and it shows in the taste. Great place to eat if you are looking for a reaaa..l casual place or carry out. Other chinese places in town are really inauthentic.

Thank AJFlorida

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $7
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: next to Hotel Flor Blanca, Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 000000, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 6821
Asian Take out and Delivery

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?