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Marlin Restaurant

Main Road, By the Beach, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
+506 2777 1134
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (32 reviews)
“burrito” (22 reviews)
“calamari” (25 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Latin, Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Road, By the Beach, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a late lunch here with the group I'm travelling with. Tried the mahi mahi salad one day & teriyaki tuna the next. Efficient service and good prices. Seemed a popular spot.

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here with friends to watch the sunset at the beach. They have 2x1 drinks and a large menu. The shrimp tacos are listed with the appetizers but they are a large dinner sized portion- four tortillas, marinated shrimp, guacamole, and pico de Gallo. They...More

Thank Karodega
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great lunch spot by the water, reasonable prices, delicious fish sandwich, good ceviche, nice salads, good service.

Thank sj9400
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very lovely wait staff. Food is typical Costa Rican, not the best that I had on the trip but still great food.

Thank lailago
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a very tasty "pollo" an a mustard sauce with freshly cut vegetables. All served with a "friendly smile on the lips"..! Good quality & service to reasonable prices.

Thank 1950fede
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very tasty calamari salad as starter. For the main course we decided for the spare ribs. From our body reaction our conclusion is that they had some kind of Glutamat in the sauce. As usual in Manual Antonio restaurants there is very...More

Thank dadone85716
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice service. Had a very nice and relaxing dinner here with gaunabana juice and rice with seafood. Yummy!

Thank Sukhada P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time visiting and the nachos were as great as we remembered! The fish tacos were also delicious and both portion sizes were very generous. A nice place for lunch when you’re visiting the beach or the park.

Thank kjtravel_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at Marlin after our tour of Manuel Antonio National Park. The restaurant is right across the street from the public beach, about 1/2 mile from the park entrance. Cold beer, delicious seafood, great service and beautiful open air setting. We had whole...More

Thank ashdoggie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the atmosphere here. People watching and ocean view made it a fun spot. The fish tacos were amazing - grilled fish was so fresh and tasty. Happy hour two for one 4:30-6:30. An added bonus - we got to see a sloth crawling along...More

Thank Janet D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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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