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Marlin Restaurant

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, Seafood,
Main Road, By the Beach, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
+506 2777 1134
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Main Road, By the Beach, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We came for dinner and it did not disappoint! Great views and excellent food. It was recommended by the staff at La Posada and we're glad they did!

Thank smaxwell1001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is located in a convenient spot. It’s open on two sides and the buses stop close by and you can get a waft of diesel exhaust sometimes. The food is okay. When we visited there were 2-4-1 cocktails. Which we thought were watered...More

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Had some very good Mahi-Mahi with garlic butter sauce. About $18. Typical for this tourist area. No complaints.

Thank Davefromwis
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Visited here for a short time, while awaiting a tour bus. We caught the 2-for-1 drink special, and had delicious pina coladas. The nachos were also really good. Great location, right across the street from the public beach, and near lots of shops.

Thank Dgood23
Reviewed 25 August 2018

we ate there twice : very fresh and large portions of seafood, I remember octopus empanadas ... mmmm... facing the beach, a nice moment to calmly get the atmosphere of Manuel Antonio's area.

Thank Xavier1111222333
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch whilst visiting the Manuel Antonio beach. Decent quality food offer probably best for fish, but a whole fish is pricey. Ask for happy hour drinks as Pina Colada on 2 for price of 1.

Thank JimmyCricket1965
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Perhaps we had been spoiled by eating at Raphaels Terrazza earlier in the stay but Marlins was a little disappointing. The people were nice enough but my wife didn't like the atmosphere (not much to speak of) and my fried whole snapper was way over...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

After a long bus ride, day at Manuel Antonio, trying not to get robbed by monkeys...this place hit the spot. Very busy and the food was worth it!

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Great location and great food. After not being able to eat inside Manuel Antonio NP, this was the perfect spot to grab a late lunch. Right across from the beach, two for one happy hour drinks and delicious mahi mahi and jumbo shrimp. Defnbitltrly would...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Hit this place up after touring Manuel Antonio National Park...great spot to watch the locals and tourists on the playa...food was great

Thank mickbove
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
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
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, By the Beach, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 1134
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