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“Great Food & View!”
Review of Cafe Agua Azul

Cafe Agua Azul
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Price range: $5 - $20
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Good for: Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Takeout
Reviewed August 15, 2013

We really enjoyed our dinner here. Stellar view of the ocean, nice ambience, and an open kitchen, so we could watch our food being prepared. Food was great, as was the service! It was very busy when we went, so make sure you either get there early or make reservations. We will definitely go back again when we return!

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Thank michaelz993
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Reviewed August 15, 2013

Tiny upper-level restaurant jam-packed with hungry tourists. We had a 45 minute wait packed on the stairwell in the rain. The owner went out of her way to keep us happy until we were seated. The food was excellent on the gourmet menu (all made in an impossibly small kitchen). Our server was very forgettable but the cooks and busboy made up for the servers lack of attention. Just to see how this owner has created a gourmet restaurant out of this tiny room is worth the visit. Definitely recommend!

Thank Classygirl8500
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Reviewed August 14, 2013

Visited twice during my recent stay in Manuel Antonio. This place was recommended to me by a few locals so I had to check it out. The restaurant sits on top of the mountain overlooking Manuel Antonio and has an incredible view of the coastline. It is quite a hike if walking from the beach, although it helps justify being able to eat anything on the menu afterwards. I highly recommend the burgers!! The meat texture is what you are used too from the states and it is seasoned well. Pick your size wisely, the smallest burger is 1/2 lb which is very filling for one person. The accompanying fries are also very good. The price is about average for what you would pay anywhere for a good quality burger. It was a nice alternative to the Costa Rican "typical" lunches I had been eating all week.

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Thank Dave L
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

Nice little restaurant with nice view and great staff. Speedy service. The burger is about the size of your face! Super . Nice spicey sauce as well. Chips great. We went for lunch and the dinner menu looked even better

Thank PhilipB396
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

Be prepared to pay for the beautiful view. The food is decent. Good fish sandwich. Calamari appetizer was interesting, with nice flavor. Service was inattentive and borderline rude. Sticker shock when I got the bill. Family of three, couple of margaritas, sandwiches, and an appetizer...and one of the most expensive meals I had in town.

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