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Barba Roja Restaurant

100 meters north of Hotel Villas el Parque, Manuel Antonio 6061, Costa Rica
+506 2777 0331
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (138 reviews)
“ribs” (80 reviews)
“burger” (141 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
100 meters north of Hotel Villas el Parque, Manuel Antonio 6061, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service is this restaurant was amazing and the food had so much flavor. I would definitely recommend this place to all my friends.

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very very nice sunset view!! Season fish with shrimp sauce and a lot of vegetables, loved it! Selection of cocktails 2 for 1 :) served by kind waiters

Thank atika_1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was staying in Manuel Antonio for a few days and came to this place everyday! They have a great happy hour 2 for 1 drinks and amazing sushi. The view was absolutely the best in MA. We saw a Tapir and a humpback from the...More

Thank cruise m
Reviewed 2 September 2018

the vegan options here were surprisingly some of the best not only in town but in all of my travels. I've never had such a filling vegan roll. the sunsets were amazing... definitely worth a visit or two

Thank DRae30561
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This restaurant has an AMAZING view of the ocean and jungle. It's absolutely breathtaking. Unfortunately, that's as good as it gets, and that's pretty much the only reason I'm giving it 3 stars. The service was good, as everyone in CR is extremely friendly, and...More

Thank Dgood23
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful sunset view. Happy hour 4-6 pm: 2 for one drinks. Food is good , not too cheap but for the view and location the prices are ok.

Thank Anastasia V
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We came here a couple of times in our 10 night stay, once for just drinks and once for food. They do a great 2 for 1 happy hour, which is the perfect place to watch the stunning sunset! We were pleasantly surprised with the...More

Thank DC1177
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The dinner was muy delicioso! We have a family of 7 with grandma and kids and every age in between. The restaurant was perfect because there was plenty of room for the kids to run around, a beautiful view for the parents to enjoy, and...More

Thank 228connie
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The view of the sunset can't be beat! We arrived during happy hour, and enjoyed 2 for 1 drinks and burgers. Family friendly. Service was good, but not as personable as some other restaurants in Manuel Antonio. For the best view and pictures of the...More

Thank Ginger S
Reviewed 11 August 2018

As with most places in Costa Rica, there's a chill vibe pretty much everywhere you go but it's taken to a new level here AND the food is great to match. To be honest we didn't experience a bad meal in CR but this place...More

Thank Adhesiv
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26 March 2018|
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Response from aw504 | Reviewed this property |
Most of the tables have a great view, and there is a bar with a full view you could wait if they don't take reservations.
Dorit A
17 February 2018|
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Response from Laura W | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure! Drop them a message! They have fantastic views from this venue so I’m sure it will be fab!
17 November 2017|
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Response from georgemaynard3 | Reviewed this property |
Live music is great but call for times
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$38
Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 meters north of Hotel Villas el Parque, Manuel Antonio 6061, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 0331
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A Manuel Antonio tradition since 1975, Barba Roja Restaurante is the local hangout, as well as the best sunset view in the area. Open for lunch and dinner, 7 days a week. Please join us for Happy Hour every day from 4-6. Every Tuesday and Friday we have live music, Wednesday is ladies night and karaoke. Enjoy our 5 big screens every day with your favorite sports programming. We offer a variety of cuisines from around the world at good prices.
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