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The Dive Bar

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Marina Papagayo | Marina de Papagayo, Playa Panama, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“nachos” (12 reviews)
“fish” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Central American, Pizza, Seafood, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Marina Papagayo | Marina de Papagayo, Playa Panama, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so happy to find the Dive Bar, our on property options had awful service and the Dive Bar was so great! The service is great, atmosphere a blast, and the food is fantastic! Oh, and the prices are completely reasonable. Completely casual, it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in advance, “are you open” I say, “yes we are” she replied. Must have been the Marketplace under The Dive Bar listing. The marina is pretty quiet, docks are roped off and they pretty militant about the “private dock” policy so no dock walking...More

Thank RichieRich33
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We dined at Dive. We took the shuttle bus from Andaz and it was a good alternative. Food was plentiful and nice. We had pizzas and fish and chips and we had a lovely time. The screens with sports were nice and the price was...More

Thank 815irias
Reviewed 9 September 2018

we loved the marina location and sunset. Great happy hour and very inexpensive for the area. Close to the Andaz and Four Seasons.

Thank yannis63
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We stayed at the nearby Hyatt Andaz and ate here twice. Our waiter was "Olhare" and he was awesome. The food is amazing and very fairly priced, especially compared to Hyatt's restaurants. Also, the happy hour for beers is awesome! I'd highly recommend the red...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The Dive Bar is located at the Papagayo Marina and is accessible via the Andaz shuttle. it is a great place for dinner and drinks at normal prices with some great happy hour specials as well! Compared to the resort, food is about half the...More

Thank ScottieWP09
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The two of us stopped in for lunch while staying at the Andaz. We ordered two Margaritas and a pizza and the waiter suggested we might like some chips and salsa as it would take 20 minutes for the pizza. The margaritas were perfect, the...More

Thank gdm001
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the nearby Andaz Resort and decided to try out the Dive bar one night as we’d heard from others hotel guests that they had a great happy hour. Indeed the happy hour was great and although the cocktail drinks were good they...More

Thank happyrx78
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Great menu with lots of options. The service was perfect. All of our food was hot, fresh and delicious. A solid choice.

Thank DO101
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Good food, good service and good views! They also prepare your catch. Straight of the boat to the table. Best chifrijo in the country.

Thank LightPacker642129
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Bobby K
16 November 2015|
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Response from mmassery |
This place is in the marina about a 10 minute walk from the Andaz.
22 September 2015|
Response from Christopher L | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I wanna say we went on a weekend for dinner. But with the marina right there, boats are always come in and out. So I would believe they have plenty of hours. But I can't be for certain. Sorry. Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 9:45 pm
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11:00 am - 9:45 pm
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11:00 am - 9:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Papagayo | Marina de Papagayo, Playa Panama, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Gulf of Papagayo  >  Playa Panama
  • Phone Number: 1-888-863-0301
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