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Restaurante Buru by the park

Park Entrance Road | Manuel Antonio national park, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
+506 2777 3015
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Latin, Central American, Bar, Spanish, Pub, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Park Entrance Road | Manuel Antonio national park, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
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Reviewed January 22, 2015

A group of us had diver at this restaurant and it was one of our best meals in Costa Rica. Thank you Erick.

Thank Gordon H
Reviewed December 31, 2014

My husband and I stepped into this restaurant off the street to have breakfast before entering the park. We seated ourselves and waited and waited. We were completely ignored, we were never greeted, no one spoke to us, people that came in after us got...More

Thank 823Raerae
Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very good pancakes. fruit is fresh and very good. Coffee is hot and fresh! Reservations are not needed for breakfast.

Thank Davidc4343
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Buru at El Faro hotel in Manual Antonio was great. We ate breakfast every morning there and had lunch and dinner several times on our visit. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone in the area or visiting manual antonio national park

Thank Justin R
Reviewed March 31, 2014

If you're in Quepos, you simply have to go visit Baru Restaurante! The food is traditional Costa Rican done at it's best. Everyone who works here is so lovely. If you're lucky, you'll get to meet Eric, the owner. You'll never meet a nicer guy....More

1  Thank einattoronto_canada
Reviewed March 19, 2014

Formerly Funky Monkeys, the manager Eric said he has 20 years of experience in Manuel Antonio area and just opened this oasis near the National Park Entrance. We had both breakfast and dinner, both good.as was service. Closed Mondays, as is Manuel Antonio National Park....More

Thank malonetravels2
Reviewed February 27, 2014

Typical foods found in most restaurants in Costa Rica. The waite staff for both the restaurant and bar were extremely friendly and spoke very good English.

Thank Debby J
Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Nothing great on menu. We ate here a few Times because of staying at mimos. Good enough if you're staying closeby but don't go out of your way to find it.

Thank bmcewen67
Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

Had lunch here at the end of a tour, and found the food rather tasteless. Uninspiring, not value for money. Screaming kids In the pool and cars struggling uphill at the nearby road, didn't create much atmosphere. The fresh fruit juice was nice, though.

Thank abcnord
Reviewed February 3, 2014

Maybe we got stuck with the Sunday night restaurant blues, but this was definitely a disappointment. The guacamole and sebice were, in fact well presented, and quite tasty. But the ain course was another story. Four of us ordered the "spaghetti and seafood" - in...More

Thank Joel_Tzipi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Park Entrance Road | Manuel Antonio national park, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Quepos
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 3015
  • E-mail
Open air restaurant , located near by parking lots and just 50 meters from Manuel Antonio national park main entrance.