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El Pescador Restaurant & Beach Club - CLOSED

Tamarindo Beach | Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 8826 0262
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible15%
19 Jan 2016
“Gone and not rebuilt”
8 Jan 2016
“Burned to the ground”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Costa Rican, Mediterranean, South American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Tamarindo Beach | Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 19 January 2016

Walked by the other day , burned down, no great loss food was average. We will have to it and see if they rebuild, no signs that I could see. Time will tell.

1  Thank Garsan
Reviewed 8 January 2016

This restaurant was located on the south end of the beach in Tamarindo and had a fire. It is no longer in existance

1  Thank Scott T
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Gone fire happened about a month ago no word as to when they will rebuild. Second place to burn to the ground Patagonia Del Mar also burn't down

1  Thank 892pattif
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Food was good but we were treated like rich tourists and served bottle water and up sold an appy that I though was a starter for the meal. $30 US for a booze free lunch is a bit much for this budget minded Canadian. Having...More

Thank Cyril T
Reviewed 26 July 2015

#1 restaurant in Tamerindo in my opinion. Great food, very good wine selection. Gracious wait staff.

Thank B E
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Slow down and relax.. you're on vacation for crying out loud. Yes the service is a little laid back but who cares?? You're on a beach, it's 80+ degrees out and as long as you have a drink in your hand all is well with...More

Thank DeChantel
Reviewed 11 July 2015

El Pescador gave us one of the better casados that we had during our trip. The staff was friendly and the prices weren't too steep given that the restaurant was right on the beach. We ended up coming here twice because it was so #tranquilo.

Thank Brett K
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great option for cheap (by CR standards) drinks and eats on the beach. Like, ON the beach. Felt like a local hang out, in a good way.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 23 June 2015

This place doesn't look like much during the day, but the French family that owns it make really good food, some of the best we have had in Tamarindo. At night, they transform this place with live music, beach bonfires and fire dancing. The ceviche...More

2  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We had waited a whole year to eat here as when we were in Tamarindo last year the restaurant was closed. It was worth the wait. A great seafood restaurant with a very chill atmosphere. I'm sure it can busy around the restaurant as their...More

1  Thank Sandra S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 21:45
06:30 - 21:45
06:30 - 21:45
06:30 - 21:45
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamarindo Beach | Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 8826 0262
  • E-mail
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