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Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1268
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10:00 - 23:00
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Wed - Mon 10:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We've been traveling for the passed 7 months and we're on a budget in Tamarindo, but also wanted some good quality food. We ate at the falafel bar pretty much every night and we're very satisfied after each meal! We mostly stuck with the falafel plates and hummus plates which were huge and delicious. The staff were really nice as... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I LOVE the falafel pita at this place. it's just delicious, the falafel is fresh. The beet salad is good too but a little small. In Tamarindo, you should go for it at least once.

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Thank salsa79
Laurel Park, North Carolina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went one night after having drinks at a place we didn't care for the appetizers we ordered there ( forgot the name, but it was right next door). My husband had the falafel platter, which was great and plenty of food for two. I ordered the fish falafel pita, which was amazing. If you like wine, don't order it... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

$8 for the smallest tabuleh and babaganush ive seen in my life. When I said something the answer was "i am not the owner"...

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Thank Virginia C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It certainly was very well done and good quality. Not a lot of food, but the taste was definitely there! Very well designed and inviting, as well as having air conditioning inside, which is always a plus for Tamarindo.

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Thank Ben S
Lethbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food there is great. The prices are great and it tastes awesome. If you like Mediterranean food this is the place for you. It is Definitely worth the visit!!

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Thank sbeswitherick
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lemonade was fantastic, and the waiter as well. The hummos was good, maybee my expectations was to high from the review, but i have had better. Still woth a visit though to mix up the cassados eating. The price was fair

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Thank yodiz
Toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been down here for 3 months and I am a huge Schwarma and falafel fan - I was so happy that this place opened after a rainy season hiatus - delicious and very friendly staff

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Thank FredoTO
Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The falafel was ok nothing special but nice. However I expect a bit more for the price, it was very tiny portion

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place has a very good Mediterranean food if you like hummus and pita that's the place it's in the center of tamarindo though we really enjoyed eating there specially lunch, the falafel is very good to .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 1268

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?