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Lazy Wave - CLOSED

Playa Tamarindo | Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
(506) 653-0737
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Jan 28, 2015
“Great Location, Great Service”
Mar 13, 2014
“wonderful dining experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Italian, French, American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Playa Tamarindo | Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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61 - 70 of 74 reviews

Reviewed April 28, 2010

We loved the Lazy Wave! All of our food was delicious, our waitress was very nice and the restaurant is beautiful. The chef/owner came by our table several times to make sure everything was going well. All in all, this was our favorite restaurant experience...More

Thank mlg15
Reviewed March 18, 2010

what a restaurant. The Co-Owner is also the Chef (from France, but now lives in CR) and her Husband both come out to meet the patrons and discuss the menu. Really a class-act of restauranteurs. Personable, friendly, knowledgable. Food was first-rate and not the usual...More

1  Thank Dude_deRegular
Reviewed March 15, 2010

Just came from the Lazy Wave. We've been in Tamarindo for 3 days now and have tried several places and they've all been okay but tonight we found the LAZY WAVE. My husband, myself, and our two kids were all very happy from the delicious...More

Thank cheryl777
Reviewed February 22, 2010

Under "French Cuisine" an Extremely expensive restaurant, that serves "sample Food" portions. Abiance is good and attractive "Ok' Fish, Terrible meat, covered with horrible sauce. Dessert = Horrible (Ice cream with banana covered with caramel brulee.) All in all, Zero justifiation for paying 100% more...More

Thank blackroserentals
Reviewed February 19, 2010

amazing drinks,good atmosphere,great service & actually best FOOD IN THE WORLD...............IT'S THE PLACE WHERE YOU MUST GO......once in your life!

Thank DaKing77
Reviewed August 18, 2009

I expect from people I've spoken to and from reading these review's that this restaurant has been on the decline. I was with a group of 10 and ordered the entire menu to try everything. The Sea Bass was great but the Red Snapper and...More

Thank mathew79
Reviewed July 30, 2009

The food here was fantastic...I had the won ton soup, steak, and the specialty drink of the night. They couldn't quite cook my steak exactly how I wanted it but nonetheless it was very well made. There is one chef who cooks everything back their...More

Thank Anigravity
Reviewed June 28, 2009

We ate at Lazy Wave on our last night of vacation. The setting is very tropical with different varieties of plants and the decor has influences from India. There were five in our party and everything from start to finish was perfectly prepared. The server...More

1  Thank justth
Reviewed June 26, 2009

Lazy Wave serves excellent gourmet food and I am a critical foodie. The Sting Ray was memorable. The bartender/server and chef co-own it and they are super friendly and attentive. The drinks are excellent, and finishing off with one of their light desserts made for...More

Thank AnnaLSF
Reviewed April 6, 2009

If you love those special little spots with a unique setting and simply incredible food this is the spot for you in Tamarind Beach. The menu changes nightly and the fresh food and seafood is so perfectly prepared you will be delighted with every dish....More

1  Thank jollyfox
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$6 - $24
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Tamarindo | Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: (506) 653-0737
  • E-mail
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