El Avión, the world famous, must-see and be-seen restaurant and bar in Manuel Antonio has a colorful and fascinating history. The C-123 Fairchild cargo plane has been converted to a pub and a two level bar and restaurant has been built in, around and above the plane. Everyone agrees, El Avion has the best views in all of Manuel Antonio! Join our sunset crew – where the cargo cult meets the cocktail crowd. Enjoy informal dining, an extensive menu a great bar scene and views of our most spectacular sunsets into the Blue Pacific Ocean below.
El Avion is renowned for our seafood dishes like Fried Calamari, Coconut Shrimp, Seafood Curry, Yellow Fin Tuna Steaks and many more. Our Chef creates fresh fish specials with a unique local flavor every day…
We have one bar on each floor as well as the one-of-a-kind El Avion Pub located inside our cargo plane. The scene really starts flying before sunset and continues far into the night. Cold domestic and imported beers, exotic tropical cocktails and quality wines and mouth watering appetizers are always available. You will meet the most interesting people from the four corners of the earth. There’s no doubt about it, El Avion is the place to see and be seen in Manuel Antonio.