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Cafe del Manglar

) #6 of 18 Restaurants in Brasilito Latin, , Seafood
2 Cuadras Al Norte Del Camaron Dorado | de el Bar Don Brasilito Media Cuadra al Norte, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
+506 8485 3953
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“patacones” (7 reviews)
“banana chips” (2 reviews)
“ceviche” (7 reviews)
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Latin, Central American, Seafood, International, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
2 Cuadras Al Norte Del Camaron Dorado | de el Bar Don Brasilito Media Cuadra al Norte, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

Moribel, a Brazilian lawyer turned cafe owner, makes the cakes and a great juice. Andre does the bbq. We pantomimed english and spanish to chat. Its a nice break from the dusty hot string of sodas near the plaza. Great for a solo traveller. Gracias!

Thank Lailaf62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are new Brazilian owners now that are cooking over a new outdoor oven. The menu is very meat heavy but they were happy to grill up lots of veggies for this vegetarian and a smoked polenta that knocked our socks off.

Thank mrgrita
Reviewed 4 June 2017

What I really like about the place was they owners I remember they really tried to make me feel like at home without be annoying every five minutes asking me if I need something else like in flamingo restaurants... Vegetarian wraps my favorites 👌 one...More

1  Thank WilliamCR
Reviewed 26 May 2017

You make your order and then they go in a cook in for you like they are in their own kitchen. It's made with love by a very friendly family. Since every serving is cooked to order the same dish won't taste the same each...More

Thank jasoncurry1960
Victor S, Propietario at Cafe del Manglar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017
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gracias por su comentario para nosotros es muy importante que nos digan lo que les gusta y lo que no!!!!!!!

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We ate here 2 days in a row and really enjoyed our meals. The pasta was surprisingly delicious, and the casados were some of the best we had on our trip. After the meal we were brought out small bowls of frozen sherbert, which was...More

Thank Cassandra L
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Great little place, really authentic and tasty food. They adapted dishes to our vegan and gluten-free diet no problem. Would recommend.

Thank Lara E
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Victor and the staff take their time to prepare really fresh delicious food in a congenial atmosphere. The food can take a while so order the patacones and a smoothie or a beer as soon as you sit down, and then enjoy the atmosphere and...More

Thank BayAreaTraveler68
Reviewed 1 April 2017

It's a cute little place. We ordered seafood as well as chicken. We were disappointed by the calamari and the ceviche. Both used frozen seafood--something like basa fish--when there should have been fresher options considering its location. The flavor was good and so was the...More

Thank anna b
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I loved the bruschetta here....Lamb Kabobs were awesome too. We ended eating here twice because the food and service were so great

Thank got2bebiking
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Love coming here to eat and visit with Victor and Martin. They go out of their way to welcome you and give you the freshest meal possible. There always seems to be a cool breeze coming from the ocean and you truly feel the Costa...More

Thank Toadhollowtravellers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cuadras Al Norte Del Camaron Dorado | de el Bar Don Brasilito Media Cuadra al Norte, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Brasilito
  • Phone Number: +506 8485 3953
2 Cuadras Norte Del Restaurante Camarón Dorado Frente Al Mar Santa Cruz Guanacaste.
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