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Playitas Restaurant and Bar

) #21 of 66 Restaurants in Manuel Antonio National Park €€ - €€€ Seafood, , American
Playitas Beach | Arenas Del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio National Park 311-6350, Costa Rica
+506 2777 2777
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (40 reviews)
“fish sliders” (5 reviews)
“burger” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Costa Rican, American, Fast food, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Playitas Beach | Arenas Del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio National Park 311-6350, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

All the food is prepared fresh, grown locally and organically, and/or caught fresh. Everything I had the week I was there was better than anything I've ever had in the States.

Thank mberardi123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate here several times while staying at Arenas del Mar and enjoying the nearby beach. A very nice mix of food (ceviche, burgers, etc) and cold drinks.

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Ate here almost every day for lunch while at Arenas Del Mar. Fresh ceviche, tuna burgers, wraps and salads! All while sitting en la playa playitas! The red sangria is fantastic as is the blackberry thyme margarita! The staff is so friendly and aims to...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I couldn't have been happier, monkeys swinging in the trees, my kids playing happily on the beach and my husband enjoying a cocktail. This restaurant is delicious, local seafood was my favorite.

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Beautiful beach. Perfect service. Delicious food. Best we had in Manuel Antonio. Just wish it was open for breakfast everyday!

Thank dmebdavis
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A wonderful place to have lunch. The quesadilla is great. Dinner is offered here for special nights like Costa Rican food, or Street Food Festival, but it is one price ($45) per person not including drinks.

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had lunch here nearly every day of our stay at Arenas Del Mar. The food is superb--my children ate from the kids' menu, but the quality of those dishes were excellent. My husband is gluten-and -dairy free, and he had absolutely no problem finding...More

Thank MBScott77
Reviewed 23 February 2017

What a beautiful place to have lunch and dinner. Wide range of lunch foods. Dinner on the beach with varied nightly themed food was a huge treat!

Thank Dhana G
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach side restaurant and bar at the Arenas Del Mar resort. We typically each lunch and have several drinks here everyday. The menu is a little limited but everything we have had has been excellent.

Thank Charlie E
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Ate every lunch here during my stay. This restaurant mirrors the excellent quality food, staff and view as the upper restaurant called "El Mirador Bar & Restaurant". The menu is slightly different but we made some requests for a few items that are on the...More

Thank RandyG777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playitas Beach | Arenas Del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio National Park 311-6350, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 2777
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