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Crazy Monkey Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, American,
Calle Principal, Tamarindo 1000, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 800-536-3241
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“nachos” (3 reviews)
“friday night” (13 reviews)
“ladies night” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Costa Rican, American, Bar, Pizza, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Calle Principal, Tamarindo 1000, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed August 3, 2017

My friend and I stopped in Friday night as we heard this was the place to go. They had two dance floors, one with an amazing live Salsa band and the other a DJ. There was also a live fire show which was excellent. There...More

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant and bar. It was very reasonably priced and the fruity Daiquiris were absolutely refreshing and delicious. I enjoyed the pineapple Daiquiri and my husband enjoyed the mango Daiquiri. We visited this place at least three times during...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time at this hotel! Leonel Espinoza was an amazing bartender! We had to run from the beach to avoid the rain and thunderstorms! We sat in the pool on the stools and he served us drinks with an amazing attitude! I'll...More

Thank Christian H
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Best service in Tamarindo. I ate at the bar every night and had great service from Sharom, Hilene, Lionel, and Jamie. Also, Marisol and Maricruz at the reception tended to all my needs during my stay. Great team!

Thank _valmuscalu
Reviewed February 21, 2017

The views are amazing! I also like the nachos they make during the day. They do the chips out of plantains which adds a cool Latin twist to the classic. Not for young children once it gets late.

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed December 27, 2016

The restaurant is in the Best Western Vista Villas hotel. They make delicious pizza and the view you get to see from their terrace is just fantastis.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed December 14, 2016

My friend and I stopped by on a Friday night after dinner. DJ playing great music in the front, live salsa in the back and a sports bar in between. Friendly people, great salsa dancing. I came out drenched and had way too much fun!

Thank Michele D
Reviewed November 15, 2016

We came to town expecting the usual late night festivities that are generally expected of little surf towns...but each night we went out everything was closed and the entire town was quite. We searched online and found this place has a live salsa band on...More

Thank Allie S
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Not what was I expecting. Too bad that such a place is not open when two men go for a drink. I wish I had more to say.More

Thank Gikidor
Carl G, Director de Recepción at Crazy Monkey Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2016

Thanks for take time to write a review about us! Its pretty weird to hear that, because, as you can see in all the pictures that we have in our facebook page from every friday party, we have lots of people from everywhere all the...More

Reviewed August 21, 2016

Had the best time ever at the crazy monkey bar , great food wonderful drinks at a great price. If you have the time to visit Tamarindo, you must definitely visit here.

Thank william s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Costa Rican, American, Bar, Pizza, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Principal, Tamarindo 1000, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 800-536-3241
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Description
At the Crazy Monkey Bar and Restaurant we offer a wide variety of food for a great price. You can have a drink at our beautiful swim-up bar and stay for dinner while enjoying the amazing sunset view! Located inside Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas.
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