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Le Papillon Restaurant

$$$$Seafood, ,
100 metros SE de Plaza Vista | Manuel Antonio, Quepos, Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio 60601, Costa Rica
+506 2777 0355
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
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Seafood, Contemporary, Costa Rican, French
100 metros SE de Plaza Vista | Manuel Antonio, Quepos, Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio 60601, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

My wife and I stayed at a different hotel but had dinner here for our wedding anniversary. It is located at La Mariposa Hotel. We had an excellent view from our own hotel balcony but the views from this restaurant were spectacular! The food was...More

Thank Bryan U
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Started with Shrimp cocktail. Shrimp had no flavor, was over cooked and tough to chew. Sauce was almost non-existant. Cesar salad had more croutons than the cut up pieces of lettuce which was warm when we received it. The dressing, fortunately, was on the side...More

Thank Martin_Jim
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

The view.. UNBELIEVABLE!! Felt like i was back in Capri Italy.... reservations made for 6 pm. Went early for the sunset which was spectacular. Food was average.... bisque soup was extremely salty!! Had to send it back. Ran out of water- no one came to...More

1  Thank travellingIDOC
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We went for a sunset dinner and the only drawback was the walk from the parking area to the main building. The waiter (Jose) was excellent and made sound recommendations of which I selected the rack of lamb, which was fabulous and presented very well....More

1  Thank Terry W
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We had been to this restaurant last year for lunch and decided to come for dinner. The daytime views are spectacular and the sunset views did not disappoint. There is a nice cocktail menu and a good wine list. I enjoyed the hearts of palm...More

Thank Laurie A
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Actually, this is the restaurant of the hotel La Mariposa. The site is stunning, our food was excellent, just like the service. Our starters: salad (with good olive oil), mussels, then white fish in a sesame crust and vegetables, on mashed bananas, and tuna fish...More

1  Thank Isabeloula
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This restaurant was located in our hotel, Mariposa, and we decided to eat here one night. The restaurant is elegant, peaceful, and has a beautiful view. There were several seafood choices and we had the tuna and the salmon, both were perfectly cooked. We ordered...More

1  Thank sharms202
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped in this hotel/restaurant just by chance, just to visit the bar and have a drink. We had been told that the view was worth a visit. Well, that was not totally accurate: the view is breathtaking. Attention is superb and we were invited...More

2  Thank lbarnola
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Dine at Le Papillon for the view. It is definitely worth having lunch or watching the sunset here. The food was good (we had seafood dishes), and the service was great. We also stayed at the hotel and the included breakfast is very good too.

1  Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

I was completely blown away by the food, service, and beautiful views. My boyfriend and I ate here several times during our stay at the hotel. We looked forward to the breakfast buffet every morning -- a nutritious assortment of fruits, Costa Rican cuisine, pastries,...More

1  Thank Laura W
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Seafood, Contemporary, Costa Rican, French
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
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10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 metros SE de Plaza Vista | Manuel Antonio, Quepos, Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio 60601, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 0355
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El aclamado Restaurante Le Papillon del Hotel La Mariposa combina las espectaculares vistas con deliciosa comida. Este restaurante al aire libre se alza 500 metros sobre las azules aguas del Mar Pacífico de Manuel Antonio. Disfrute sus hermosas vistas a la Bahía y al Parque Nacional acompañadas de las espectaculares puestas del sol mientras deleita nuestros platillos deliciosos de nuestro chef local.
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