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Marisqueria El Mana

Seafood, South American, Costa Rican
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Calle 2, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Brooklyn, New York
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Laid back place. We ate there two nights and were the only non Costa Ricans. (not sure if they know any English, menu only in Spanish) Very well priced. We had fish and shrimp ceviche and rice with seafood. Be aware the rice dishes come in two sizes, medium and large - but the medium is already huge and the... More 

1 Thank Justine Z
Redmond, Washington
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Loved this neighborhood restaurant, and so did the neighbors apparently -- because quite a few were eating there! Great food -- huge portions (order the pequeno size unless you are a really large eater). Our salad had super crunchy and zesty radishes -- had to have been picked today. Four people with food and two beers came in at just... More 

1 Thank Mike_Sea
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2013 via mobile

This place is very cheap and the food it's awesome. This place is very cheap and the food it's awesome. This place is very cheap and the food it's awesome.

2 Thank Diego C
Los Angeles, California
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120 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2013

This place is fantastic. I ordered a seafood dish here that blew my mind. Seriously, one of the best meals I have ever eaten in my life for about $7. The dish is called Mariscos a la Marinera, I believe. This place is seafood heaven. Everyone here was super friendly, and you can even bring your own beer into this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, South American, Costa Rican
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 2, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?