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El Mercadito de Tamarindo


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


$3 - $16
American, Asian, Pizza, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

El Mercadito is basically an open air food court with vendors on the perimeter and seating in the center. They have a variety of food, from burgers to smoothies and pizza. There also is a massive bar in the center. We were not too hungry...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank sscoxsscox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you go to the market, go to pikatas ceviche and seafood. They put so much love and care into their food and service. We travel to Tamarindo every winter (from Canada) and so glad to find this new spot in here. We got there...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank bowsandlavender
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are traveling with picky eaters or a bunch of people with differing tastes, this spot is a healthy compromise. Seriously, there is every type of food imaginable, from hamburgers to vegan, Venezuelan to Argentinian, Sushi to pizza. You name it, this place probably...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 854mais
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great spot if you can't decide (or agree on) what to eat! Lots of really good choices here. It's nothing like a typical American "food court." All the food here looked really fresh and tasty, and the four of us were certainly...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank lyrix428
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the ability to sit outside and everyone get something different to eat! Would definitely go back!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Y9579LKdaveg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place have several food outlets for all kind of taste, pasta, pizza, artesian burgers, vegan food, Asian, seafood etc. the one that I will recommend is the “Sagucheria Argentina”, they have a super parrilla (BBQ pit) and the make filet mignon sandwich that is...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Daniel M
Reviewed December 27, 2019

We love this food court for the variety and quality of dishes available and the outdoor dining with great ambience. I personally ate at Pura Vegan 4 times in 7 days and enjoyed every meal.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Myako22
Reviewed December 26, 2019

El Mercadito is the perfect place to go when you have a group of people. There is plenty of room, usually live entertainment, and lots of excellent food booths to choose from and to suit everyone's taste. And did I mention the Sangria at the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank redcaw50
Reviewed December 25, 2019

So many options! And we could eat together although ordering from different places. We met a nice couple from Poland, who prepares tropical food, it was super good. Vegan as well. Fish and chips too. Every time we went there, we were pleasantly surprised how...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 622andrejap
Reviewed December 22, 2019

We enjoyed 2 delicious and generous sushi rolls (crunchy shrimp tempura and the Sushi Ko roll), Filipino lumpia, and chicken pancit from Asian Fusion Bistro. The sushi was delicious and only about $8 per roll. I was pleasantly surprised that each roll was about 10...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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