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Playitas Restaurant and Bar

Playitas Beach | Arenas Del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio 311-6350, Costa Rica
+506 2777 2777
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (36 reviews)
“fish sliders” (5 reviews)
“quesadilla” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Costa Rican, American, Caribbean, Seafood, Fast food, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Playitas Beach | Arenas Del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio 311-6350, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some locals in Manuel Antonio recommended us this restaurant after going out from Manuel Antonio in a raining afternoon. All the portions of our food were too small and bad presented. We could not finish our plates because the quality was bad and we asked...More

Thank ceramico4432
Reviewed 15 September 2017

What an amazing dining experience! Enjoy locally-grown, sustainably-sourced ingredients prepared in creative and delightful dishes, with a backdrop of the rainforest and a view of the Pacific. For those seeking GLUTEN FREE options: If you are looking for excellently-prepared and delicious gluten free dishes, you...More

Thank dtowncarter
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The hotel of Arenas Del Mar has what looks to be a totally private beach that is served by Playitas Restaurant. Burgers are great, drinks served with a smile, and all on a surreal private beach setting. Pura Vida!

Thank Jhhoy
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Have lunch on a beautiful, secluded beach with your toes in the sand and exceptional service. Homemade tortilla and plantain chips with guac and the "back to life ceviche" were among our favorites. The red sangria and mojitos are delightful.

Thank liserhoy
Reviewed 15 June 2017

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 19 May 2017

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 2 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
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Restaurant Details

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