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“Best service and excellent food”
Review of Arbol Restaurant

Arbol Restaurant
Ranked #42 of 100 Restaurants in Manuel Antonio
Price range: US$40 - US$100
Description: Arbol Restaurant was born on the territory of Hotel Makanda, conceived as an honest restaurant with unbanal cuisine mainly based on fresh local products.The interior concept of the restaurant was created by a world famous design group. Gastronomic restaurant concept is based on the use of seasonal products from Central Pacific farmers & fishermen and modern culinary techniques. Perfect for Dinner.
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Description: Arbol Restaurant was born on the territory of Hotel Makanda, conceived as an honest restaurant with unbanal cuisine mainly based on fresh local products.The interior concept of the restaurant was created by a world famous design group. Gastronomic restaurant concept is based on the use of seasonal products from Central Pacific farmers & fishermen and modern culinary techniques. Perfect for Dinner.
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Arbol for the first time for dinner. Unfortunately it was already dark so we missed the views, but the restaurant is gorgeous! Our server greeted us by name and helped guide us through the expansive menu and wine list. We had pasta dishes that were very good and appetizers that were extraordinary! The tuna tar tar was amazing and the pear salad was so flavorful. Both are very large portions that could easily be a meal in itself. We look forward to a return visit!

Thank flightriskgirl
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MAKANDAFAMILY, Guest Relations Manager at Arbol Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Dear customer,

First of all, we would like to thank you for visiting us. Sadly you could not see the amazing views our restaurant offer but we hope there will be a "next visit" so you can enjoy some of our wonderful cocktails by the main pool and later have dinner at the restaurant.
We work hard to provide a top notch service and we are pleased to know you received the attention you deserved it. Definitely would love to hear more about your experience at Makanda, so please share your thoughts, insights or feedback to improve our service.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Makanda so we went Arbol restaurant our first night. As we stayed almost a week, we decided to try other places. What a boomer)) I hate to spend money and not receive expected experience, we should stay for all our dinners at Makanda since the very beginning. My special compliments to chef and his team.

Thank SeniorGodofredo
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MAKANDAFAMILY, Guest Relations Manager at Arbol Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Dear customer,

We are extremely delighted to find out you loved the food at el Árbol, our team works hard to create unique plates to please the palate of all of our guests, gladly you enjoyed them. Definitely would love to hear more about your overall experience at Makanda; if there are any other comments or feedback please share it with us

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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

The restaurant setting is theatrical - even though it is open only at night. The food is equally memorable, both for its intricate presentation and flavours. The service is fantastic, with the legions of staff as attentive to mere mortals as the many celebs that visit. To get your money's worth, come early and have a drink by our Sushi bar terrace with one of the best views in town

Thank Константин Л
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MAKANDAFAMILY, Guest Relations Manager at Arbol Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Dear customer,

We would like to express our most sincere gratitude for visiting us, specially that you enjoyed every detail of our rooms and restaurant, exceeding customer expectations is at the core of our organization and for this reason we are pleased to know every member of our team gave you a top notch service.

We look forward having you here again

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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

So special place! We did celebrate friend BDay and it was just awesome! Absolutely gorgeous interior, attentive service and wow-wow-wow food! I’m not TripAdvisor user at all but I took my time to post this review. Guys!!!! U should go!! Really so special!!!!!

Thank Svetlana A
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MAKANDAFAMILY, Guest Relations Manager at Arbol Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Dear Svetlana,

We would like to thank you for visiting us recently, it feels great to hear that you had a wonderful time surrounded by friends and that the food was a highlight of your trip. We look forward to have you soon

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We felt immersed in the beauty of natural surroundings while also pampered by a truly upscale experience. The food choices are creative and delicious, the service and ambiance, spectacular.

Thank Aaron M
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MAKANDAFAMILY, Guest Relations Manager at Arbol Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Dear Aaron,

We are delighted to find out that you enjoyed visiting us at El Árbol, we work hard to create unique and authentic plates to please the palate of all of our guests. We would love to have you back just let us know in advance to send you a complementary bottle of sparkling wine or any other our specialties.

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