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Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 32333, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1268
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 366
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  • 111
    Very good
  • 27
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  • 11
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best falafels ever!

Being passionate about mediterranean food, I actually was sad that it took me so long to eat at Falafel's Bar (I only went there on my last day). Everything was so well made, full of flavor and delicious! That was my best meal in Playa Tamarindo and the best falafels I've ever had in my life. If I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Isadora B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Being passionate about mediterranean food, I actually was sad that it took me so long to eat at Falafel's Bar (I only went there on my last day). Everything was so well made, full of flavor and delicious! That was my best meal in Playa Tamarindo and the best falafels I've ever had in my life. If I have one... More 

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Thank Isadora B
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food and drinks as Falafel Bar are very good, totally fresh and 100 percent Libanese. We loved it!

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Thank kuhniris
Waterloo, New York
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great food...Tidy place...We had falafels,hummus,salad and fresh pita.I ordered some french fries too...They were cut fresh and prepared in clean oil and were so tasty.Good service and the price is right.Vey satisfied and will try to squeeze it in again before we go.

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Thank Mreightcourse
Berlin, Germany
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good falafel at reasonable prices ! Nice place to sit and watch people going by. Friendly staff :-)

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Thank Chris R
Boone, Nc
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten felafel from Tel Aviv to Toronto, from Haifa to Honolulu and we've never tasted better than the ones served at this funky, fun and flippant eatery in Tamarindo. The choices were awesome and not simply limited to felafel, but if you're going to eat in a place called "Felafel" don't you think you should order what this place... More 

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Thank oldbutwilling
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the falafel plate it was great fresh saladbig portions of everything and the pita..... To die for.... Highly recommended definitely come back for more

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Thank batels2016
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time we went there, the place was closed. So we went again and it was open. We ate there and the food was amazing!!! The owners are very friendly and their son is really sweet. We were so pleased we ate there again once before we left Tamarindo. Hope to go again some day and have wonderful Israeli... More 

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Thank Simi C
Melbourne
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chilled out vibe and excellent food. I particularly liked the bread (so fresh and light) and hummus. Highly recommended!

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Thank Felicity B
Montreal, Canada
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i had the chicken pita plate !! omg Big plate lots of hummus, salad, chicken awesome spices, great ice tea it taste a little like cinnamon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing, the owners are very welcoming and was very helpfull.... this resturant is good for both meat eaters and vagatarion people.. ofers a wide rang of midleeasten food.. had a awesome time. Just go !

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 32333, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 1268

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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