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Falafel Bar Medetirenean cusine

Playa Tamarindo | Guanacaste, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1268
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Playa Tamarindo | Guanacaste, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food at great prices. The hosts were welcoming and offered great advice regarding tourist attractions and activities. Thanks a bunch Keren!!!

1  Thank elukin89
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A beautiful restaurant with authentic and delicious food The waiters and owners were really nice and attentive Best hummus in costa rica

Thank totj234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience. The best falafel I’ve had in Costa Rica, and I’ve had my fair share. I stopped in for a quick bite on my first day and ended up making it a daily treat for the duration of my stay. Brought my friends for...More

Thank Jesse W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped into Falafel Bar during my stay in Tamarindo last week. Excellent service and amazing food! Me and a group of friends ordered a variety of thing (salads, falafel and hummus) and shared. Everything was so flavorful, authentic and just really delicious. The ambiance...More

Thank Paradise673930
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had dinner here two times and both visits were great. Food is very authentic, tasteful and fresh. Atmosphere is cool, small however the main focus is on the food.

Thank mototrapp222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this place because it was close to our hotel and having ate everyday Costa Rican food (which was delicious!) wanted to try something different. The place is small but the service and attention were great! I had the platter below and it...More

1  Thank Pedro G
Falafel-Bar, Manager at Falafel Bar Medetirenean cusine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy that you enjoyed and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hectic and sometime erratic service should not put you off coming to this place. The food is excellent and the atmosphere lively. Bookings are recommended as this place always seems crowded. Food is authentic tasting middle eastern, with great falafels the obvious speciality. The service...More

1  Thank NavidS269
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered Arrais that it's a different version to Burger. It was fresh and very tasty! The staff were very nice and the food arrived fast!

Thank Nataly A
Falafel-Bar, Owner at Falafel Bar Medetirenean cusine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review! Glad you enjoyed!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good service with a smile Tasty food. We had falafel pitta, beef kebab pitta, beef kebab plate and lamb kebab pitta. Portion size is good by British standards. We struggled to finish our side order of egg plant. Nice venue. Good prices. Well worth a...More

Thank Toniams2018
Falafel-Bar, Owner at Falafel Bar Medetirenean cusine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed! Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ate here twice and was super happy... really good falafel!! sitting outside can be a little dusty but I do prefer outdoor eating to AC...

Thank Lisa M
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February 16, 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Tamarindo | Guanacaste, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 1268
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