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The Dive Bar

| Marina de Papagayo, Playa Panama, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“nachos” (7 reviews)
“fish” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Marina de Papagayo, Playa Panama, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant is an easy shuttle ride away from the Andaz Peninsula Papagayo resort. We happened to have dinner there the night of the US vs. Costa Rica World Cup qualifying match, and they had the game on the TVs. The atmosphere was light and...More

Thank CarolinaLakes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed not too far from this beach bar so we decided to check it out and we were so happy we mad it here at The Dive Bar. It was just as amazing and peaceful view we were looking for so we stayed and...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Dive Bar after a day out & about. Already had early dinner so this was a nice treat. Finally there's afternoon sunshine instead of the downpours we've become accustomed to each day. Shaded seating by the marina so tropical breeze. Not extensive...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Dive Bar is the only restaurant/cafe near Andaz and Four Seasons. It's well worth a visit. The drinks and food were quite good and prices were very reasonable, especially during happy hour 5-7 p.m. We ate there twice during our 5 night stay at...More

Thank travel72
Reviewed August 13, 2017

My family went to the Dive Bar three times to add variety, as we were staying at the nearby Andaz. To our surprise, the meals were very reasonably priced (we took advantage of the Happy Hour), the food was good, the service was quick and...More

Thank Bethann L
Reviewed August 12, 2017

The Dive Bar is right on the marina, very rustic and friendly, which is probably why they called it a "dive," compared to a lot of the upscale places along the peninsula, but this place should definitely be on your list for a meal. The...More

Thank jglsongs
Reviewed July 31, 2017

This is a very quaint bar/restaurant at the Marina. We didn't discover it until our last night and wished we had found it sooner. The food is amazing and the staff is very friendly. I would definitely recommend it!

Thank sschlicksup
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

The dive bar and really good food . Staying at Andaz peninsula papagayo you can use their shuttle to get here. We tried their sea food pasta , really tasty. The fish and chips were not too great The fajita was good and so were...More

Thank kibura
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Andaz and the hotel shuttle will take you here. It is a cute little restaurant on the marina. Food was good! Happy hour between 5-7 pm for half price drinks. A great value while staying at Andaz! Waiter spoke English and...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The drinks are very good and the staff is really friendly. We came here twice while we were staying in the Andaz Papagayo. The Andaz provides a free shuttle to and from the Marina so we took advantage of that. The food is reasonably priced...More

Thank Anny R
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Questions & Answers
Bobby K
November 15, 2015|
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Response from Circusboyny |
Free shuttles before ten p.m. Tips for shuttle drive appreciated but optional. Just used the shuttle successfully both ways last week for a family of five. In retrospect probably could have walked their very easily... More
September 21, 2015|
Response from Christopher L | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I wanna say we went on a weekend for dinner. But with the marina right there, boats are always come in and out. So I would believe they have plenty of hours. But I can't be for certain. Sorry. Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Marina de Papagayo, Playa Panama, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Gulf of Papagayo  >  Playa Panama
  • Phone Number: 1-888-863-0301
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