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Walter's Place

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
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“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

The owner is nice. The food has gotten worse with time. Have been coming to Tamarindo, we will never eat here again. French toast was horrible.

Thank LawrenceV419
Reviewed September 5, 2018

We went to this restaurant for the view. Tamarindo Beach at sunset, with a jazz duo playing and everyone out and enjoying the beach atmosphere. Food was very generous and of average quality. Drinks were very, very generous. I think that my Margarita contained three...More

Thank Sam1223
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

I tried so many restaurants in the area and found most to be pretty good food for Costa Rica. I looked at reviews and wanted great fried fish. Well, Trip advisor reviews lead us to Walters Place. The review for specifically the fried fish was...More

Thank Celebration0925
Reviewed July 15, 2018

I realise that over priced is a word I would use a lot to describe most places in Costa Rica, so just to be far eto this place I gues they fall in line with all other places in the area pricing wise. The location...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We sat at a table for four right on the beach. Get there by 545 for sunset. I am giving four stars for atmosphere not the food. The food was good. Ceviche was fresh and lots of flavor. Mani fish tacos are pretty good. Ingredients...More

Thank bluesaveler
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Nothing special, but the location's hood and the place nice and tidy. The menu's simple with burgers, pizzas and sonething for everyone. If you're hungry nearby, this is a good option.

Thank WaltherIncurable
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We just had happy hour and enjoyed some shade while the kids sat in the swinging chairs. Very relaxing and great service!

Thank tgleason2018
Reviewed June 1, 2018

The atmosphere and view of the beach was great! Really good and affordable happy hour drinks! Worth a visit. Tables were not as clean as we hoped they would be.

Thank bubls3
Reviewed May 16, 2018

The lady that lured us into Walter's Place was really nice, and we came in for happy hour. There is a resident dog, very friendly. There is a special on the wall that says two coronas for 3000 colones. The male (I don't know if...More

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Stopped by for a quick bite at sunset Friendly service, great "catch of the day" fried fish, reasonable prices

Thank Slowpacer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamarindo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
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