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Monli Bar Restaurante and Grill

Primera Linea Del Mar Frente a Lazy Mon, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 506, Costa Rica
+506 8312 2619
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“fresh oysters” (2 reviews)
“lion fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Primera Linea Del Mar Frente a Lazy Mon, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 506, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were enticed into this mainly fish restaurant by another customer. The presentation was exquisite and the taste even better. we both had specials costing around 12$ each and my husband declared his snoopfish - local freshwater- to be the best he had tasted anywhere.

Thank cel_longridge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would eat here everyday if I could. In fact, I have eaten here two days in a row. They always have the best and freshest seafood. Excellent cocktails and the best staff.

1  Thank jmcguire76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After almost three weeks in Costa Rica, this is easily the best restaurant we’ve been at. We had a great tartar dish for starters and two different main fish dishes which were all great. I personally recommend the fish with the butter garlic sauce. A...More

Thank Calips
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great. Felix catches the fish in the day and then serves it to you in the afternoon. Definitely recommend this place over all other restaraunts.

Thank edaobooth
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, and wonderful staff spoke several languages. We had a great conversation about the specials we ordered and they catch their own fish every morning. My husband had the reef shark special- bolillo and I had the mahi-mahi special with lime butter sauce and...More

Thank kristinepeace
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We combined a fishing trip and dinner with this restaurant. We went fishing and caught shark. One day later, we returned and had the shark for dinner. The meal was well prepared and had a great presentation. Along with the shark we also had Mahi-mahi,...More

Thank TinsleySC
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We really appreciated the delicious food, the friendly service and the relaxed Caribbean atmosphere in this charming restaurant. The fish is delicious.

Thank Els D
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Really friendly waiters and excellent food. Prices are around 6000-9000 collones (9€-13€). Cosy atmosphere and good choice. We had fish, salads and curry. Are well really tasty and plentiful. Drinks are well priced too. I would recommend without hesitation.

Thank Doc_Coq
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Good fish, tasty wine (not so easy to find in restaurants in Costa Rica), decent prices (not cheap though), nice staff - a reasonable choice for otherwise risky (for foodies) Puerto Viejo

Thank Michał Z
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We loved this restaurant so much we went back for dinner after having lunch there the same day. We enjoyed the catch of the day (which was tuna) both as tartare and as ceviche. The ceviche was phenomenal and outdid any of the other ceviche...More

Thank RRisbridger
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 20
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Primera Linea Del Mar Frente a Lazy Mon, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 506, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 8312 2619
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