Does this sentence require commas?


Can you tell me if this sentence needs commas.  We have an disagreement going on and need to get it settled.  Here it is:


-- You’ll want to spend most if not all of your snorkel time off the south end of the beach. --


Does the phrase " if not all" require commas around it?


One side says yes, because removing the phrase doesn't change the meaning--non-restrictive.


The other side says no, because the writer  is trying to emphasize the south end of the beach is where the snorkeler should definitely spend their time--thus restrictive.


Which is correct or does it depend on the writer's intent and can go either way?

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