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Kapi Kapi

$$$$Seafood, ,
Kilometer 5, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
+506 2777 5049
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lettuce wraps” (17 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (70 reviews)
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Seafood, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Fusion, Central American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Kilometer 5, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 28 December 2012

First off I have to mention how accommodating the staff was when we showed up on Wednesday for our Thursday reservation. It was a night packed with reservations but they made it work. Our party of 6 age range 12 to 77 liked most of...More

Thank spudjj
Reviewed 28 December 2012

We only had dessert and wine at Kapi Kapi, but the food looked and smelled delicious. The atmosphere was perfect for a special night out. They had tables for 2 to 10 and all were packed with boistrous happy folk. The desserts were good, but...More

Thank Cardine09
Reviewed 26 December 2012

The food and service here were top notch. It was an unexpected treat in the Manuel Antonio area. The only thing lacking was no sunset view, so go here after dark and you won't be disappointed.

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 24 December 2012

We ate out five times while we were here and this was our family favorite! Food was fantastic witht the Mahi Mahi and the Chocolate Souffle desert being the highlights. Great service and a very nice ambiance topped the evening for our family of five....More

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Reviewed 22 December 2012

We tried Kapi Kapi because of the great reviews, but we found the food extremely oily and over-cooked. We knew the restaurant had an oriental theme, but we had thought the food would have been more seared and less saturated with oil. The music was...More

Thank StevenB-cpa
Reviewed 21 December 2012

I ate here twice. Each time, one or two of the meals were excellent but the others (pad thai, tuna) were just okay. For the price, portions were just adequate. There are better choices for restaurants in the area, altho the setting is lovely.

Thank Susaba
Reviewed 20 December 2012

the food at kapi kapi is definitely some of the most high end food you'll find in manuel antonio. it is also some of the pricer food you'll find in costa rica. the bright side is that the portions are large - my husband and...More

Thank shaomai
Reviewed 16 December 2012

After reading reviews for all the rop rated restaurants in Manuel Antonio, we decided to check this place out. We got the short rib and chicken lettuce wrap appetizers, both were delicious. My churrasco entree was amazing. I enjoyed all the food on this trip...More

Thank HofitNagar
Reviewed 14 December 2012

great service and wonderful meal! they did a great job accomodating our lrg Group of 13!! fodd was wonderful and everyone loved their desserts!

Thank deneenca
Reviewed 14 December 2012

It's listed as 19 with NGO as number 1. This was decided by idiots. Their red snapper and ribs were beyond outstanding. The soufflé was great. Order the soufflé up front because they make in the kitchen and it takes 45 minutes. Cheap by American...More

Thank Icchok
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4 July 2016|
Response from aarentow | Reviewed this property |
I'd be surprised if so. It's Costa Rica, so you're lucky if they have a telephone at all.
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Restaurant Details

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Seafood, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Fusion, Central American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kilometer 5, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 5049
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Kapi Kapi Restaurant is Manuel Antonio's choice for fine dining. Our Asian-influenced seafood, succulent steaks, and original dessert menu keep locals and tourists coming back again and again. Macadamia nut encrusted Mahi Mahi sound delicious? How about sugar cane skewered prawns with a tamarind,coconut, and rum glaze? Our fresh peppercorn-seared ahi tuna is to die for! Start with seafood cigars, our most popular appetizer and finish with the hot chocolate souffle! We are open daily 4pm-10pm on the main road to the park across from Pacific Colonial Condos and Tulemar resort.
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