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Maxi's Restaurant

Main road, Manzanillo, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good28%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“red snapper” (28 reviews)
“fish” (30 reviews)
“rice and beans” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main road, Manzanillo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place in Manzanillo for chow and beer on the beach. You pay a little extra for the location, but you,re right there. Buses stop right there, if coming from elsewhere.

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We shared a huge fried red snapper and rice and beans and patacones (fried plaintains). Very good and a great spot right up above the bar on the beach also had a coconut bomb for dessert - one of them was super spicy!

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Okay. While headed south to the ARA project, we hit this local joint. It has now become a must for your visit to this small town. I had the chorizo paralle and the misses had the red snapper. Both featured below and both full of...More

Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 20 June 2018

other than the view nothing special about this place. service was too busy chatting with his buddies to attend to us. ordered a fish plate to share was ok and a bit pricy. Nice view and would of orders more beers if someone would of...More

Thank Double V
Reviewed 14 June 2018

My family and I ate here after a few hours of swimming at the beach across the street. The service was excellent. Overall the food was good. I had steak, but it was a little tough, but everything else was really good.

Thank sleannj
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Ordered ceviche, no mayo, asked for it and they don’t have. Unbelievable also no lemon! Used to be good ( years ago)

Thank Tropicdreams
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Food was poor service worst. Lady was adversarial... I would never come back price doesn't match quality. Rice n beans was very dry and tasteless half the plate was onion

Thank Grace A
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We went on a Sunday afternoon, the place was not full, just a few tables to take care of. All the waitresses look kind of upset, didn’t offer us anything special, just relied on what was written in the menu. There was a very nice...More

Thank Arienalua
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed eating out fried rice with shrimp, caribenos and sipping cocktails while the kids had fresh lemonade. It was about US $60 which was more than we expected but we had 2 cocktails, 2 beers and 2 mains I guess. Definitely recommend.

Thank Melanie D
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Frozen Fish , Burnt old rice , Wine too warm and no smille from the waitress.....that’s a lot . Probably not the right day

Thank pierre-françois d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main road, Manzanillo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Manzanillo
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