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Marisqueria Velamar Restaurante

Avenida 2 y Calle 3 | Edificio Aidrosa, 2nd floor, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
+506 8860 1169
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (20 reviews)
“tuna” (27 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (8 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Avenida 2 y Calle 3 | Edificio Aidrosa, 2nd floor, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think this is my first 5 star on this trip! Went yesterday, closed on Sunday, so tonight we went. Not what I expected from the pictures and description but looked at the menu and saw something I liked. Wife had the seafood plate with...More

Thank bulldogtwo
Reviewed 5 September 2018

if you find yourself in Quepos this is a place you have to visit if you like great food ! great location to see the local culture too

Thank ginasmigg
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately I eat the mussels and expend the night throwing up. I guess they were not fresh. The rest of my group had something different and they were fine.

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The food was good. But when we received the bill we couldnt enjoy our visit anymore. For paying with credit card the owner asked for 20% of a bank commission fee without telling us in advance (additionally to the 10% service fee that is common...More

Thank liviott92
Velamar1, Owner at Marisqueria Velamar Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

That is the 10% service charge and the 13% sales tax the you get charge on every restaurants in Costa Rica and you still pay half of what you will pay on other restaurants so I don’t think this is a rip-off right

Reviewed 29 June 2018

This was our second dinner in the Manuel Antonio area (and also in Costa Rica). We decided to try some more local alternatives in Quepos. It was a Sunday night during the low season, so most of the places in Quepos were closed. Velamar was...More

Thank wdl
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Goodtimes at Marisqueria Velamar! Good food overlooking the soccer field in town. Friendly service and a pura vida vibe! Ate here at least 10 times when I stayed down there and every time was awesome! Check out if you want a tico experience w "American...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Came here for lunch and shared an excellent tapas of fish and meat dishes all were delicious and very good value for money. We also had some very good fruit cocktail drinks. The staff were friendly and helpful and the atmosphere is very local and...More

Thank Leintwardine
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We visited as per awesome TA reviews but did not find it to be great value for money in terms of seafood. Their portions are fairly small, though presentation of the dishes is very nice. We are not big eaters, and we've been to quite...More

Thank YaFi
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

The staff was wonderful, the food very good and loved being in an authentic Costa Rica neighborhood. A must!

Thank Marilyn D
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We went there following Trip Advisor’s tips and it was a great surprise! We ordered the mussels in diabolic sauce, the tuna and the fish of the day (marlin) with mashed potatoes and vegetables. Just perfect! And they surprised us with a special and delicious...More

Thank nandagmagalhaes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 2 y Calle 3 | Edificio Aidrosa, 2nd floor, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Quepos
  • Phone Number: +506 8860 1169
  • E-mail
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