In addition to the restaurants listed below, Tasty Waves ★ (tel. 2750-0507) is a California-style cantina with burgers and burritos, plus a lively bar with cocktails, craft beer, and live music on some nights.. Down the road, in Punta Uva, Selvyn’s (; tel. 2750-0664) is an excellent option for local cuisine and fresh seafood, with amiable hosts Selvyn and Blanca Brown. Pita Bonita (tel. 2756-8173) serves up wonderful vegetarian Middle Eastern cuisine at an open-air spot between Playa Chiquita and Punta Uva.

Farther south still, the El Refugio Grill ★ (tel. 2759-9007) is an Argentine-owned restaurant featuring perfectly grilled steaks, sausages, and fresh tuna steaks and other seafood in a romantic rainforest setting.

Finally, near the end of the line, where the road first hits the beach at Manzanillo, Cool & Calm Café (tel. 2750-3151) is winning faithful fans with its local cuisine and friendly atmosphere.


Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.