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Cafe del Manglar

$$ - $$$, Latin, International
2 Cuadras Al Norte Del Camaron Dorado | de el Bar Don Brasilito Media Cuadra al Norte, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
+506 8485 3953
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“patacones” (7 reviews)
“banana chips” (2 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
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Central American, Latin, International, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Cuadras Al Norte Del Camaron Dorado | de el Bar Don Brasilito Media Cuadra al Norte, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You will be welcomed with smiles and kindness. The meat is first choice and cooked exactly at the desired point...Andrè is the best bbq chef ever! We eated tenderloin and sirloin and pork ribs. Plentiful dishes and excellent vegetables. The prices are low and the...More

Thank zelen79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! What a find on a little dirt road in brasilito beach. Most flavorful steak prepared by friendly chef and server. Don’t miss this place! unique!

Thank JCMAN3147
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such an awesome place to enjoy the friendliness of this small town. The owner/chef and his staff are the most gracious hosts you could hope for. The atmosphere makes for a perfect place to meet other like minded people who are there to relax and...More

Thank rcrawford2058
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely dinner in this rustic, charming, beach view restaurant. My husband had the beef tenderloin and I had the pork spareribs. These generous main dishes were accompanied by rice, beans, a simple salad and grilled vegetables, a hearty dinner at modest cost...More

Thank Janr5256
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been there 3 times to this relatively new steakhouse. Andrea's goes our of his way to make you feel welcome and serves up a really good steak. Service is a bit slow and he'll have to add staff as his business grows.

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Fantastic place! Completely authentic, wonderful food, down-to-earth, perfect combination of relaxing and rich cultural experience. Personal attention to every visitor. Once visited you will never forget it.

Thank LeopoldinaIL
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Cafe de Mangler is an authentic Brazilian cafe The food is amazing! Fresh cuts of beef,chicken or fish prepared in a wood burning oven. Only 4 tables at this cozy restaurant. Before your mains are ready,you are served many different typical Brazilian appetizers. The main...More

Thank lastdesrt
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

My sister and I came to cafe del Manglar for dinner and were so pleased! The waiter was nice and sweet, we even got free apertizers and a small coconut drink! Both the pork and chicken tasted amazing. The restaurant was calm and athmosphere was...More

1  Thank Eline O
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place while driving down the beach and though Don Brasilitos is right down the street and has good reviews, this place couldn't have been more charming. Maribel welcomed us in even though it was around 2pm and people had mostly already...More

2  Thank Pete W
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Now owned by Brazilians it's an amazing rustic place by the beach. Food is a fusion between costarican food and Brazilian food. Great meat and Caipirinha

1  Thank Jesús Alexis T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cuadras Al Norte Del Camaron Dorado | de el Bar Don Brasilito Media Cuadra al Norte, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Brasilito
  • Phone Number: +506 8485 3953
  • E-mail
2 Cuadras Norte Del Restaurante Camarón Dorado Frente Al Mar Santa Cruz Guanacaste.
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