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El Chilito Mexican Grill - CLOSED

Next to the SuperCompro, Tamarindo 43456, Costa Rica
+506 8574 1526
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito bowl” (18 reviews)
“guacamole” (26 reviews)
“taco” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Next to the SuperCompro, Tamarindo 43456, Costa Rica
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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

I visit here frequently when back in town. Was excited to see Nick and have some great food as always! UNFORTUNATELY, come to find our Nick no longer owns or runs the place. The new owner seemed very nice and has tried to continue duplicating...More

Thank johnnierall
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on the recommendation of TripAdvisor, and we are so glad that we did! The food was fantastic, the air is ice cold, the owners are super nice, and the price is just right! Do yourself a favor and go to...More

Thank NaomeBradshaw
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent. Had Triggerfish ceviche, caught that day, that was excellent. Fresh Ahi Poke tacos. The chimichanga burrito and fish tacos were great too. Definitely hitting it up again on this trip.

Thank AntJM22
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Amazing Mexican food done with care. I had a variety of tacos and a burrito in the course of my back to back visits. The food is well thought out with great flavor combinations and the staff is super attentive and accommodating. This is a...More

Thank philip z
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

I'm from San Diego, which could be why I always go for tacos (I know this is Costa Rica...but if we have Mexican food in the US, why not Costa Rica? But I digest). Anyway, it's in the center of town, up the hill by...More

Thank ramon a
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We found this small out of the way Mexican food. It was a cozy place with more food than we could eat. The salsas were incredible. Dustin, our server was very helpful and took great care of us. We couldn't eat everything so he put...More

Thank Kurt K
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We wanted something a little different from the typical Tico lunch after a week on a tour. Went on Trip Advisor and found El Chilito. Just around the corner from our hotel (Tamarindo Daría), so we gave it a try. It's just a little hole...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed May 19, 2017

The house salsa with tortilla chips to start was the best salsa I've ever had. I had the fish tacos and my girlfriend had the build your own burrito, both were really really good! The owner is super friendly, and took the time to personally...More

Thank Harrison V
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Without a doubt, this was my favorite restaurant in Tamarindo. Not only was the food delicious, fresh, and unique, but the service was unparalleled. The atmosphere was also very nice and laid-back with local art on the walls. Tacos are $3, burritos $8, and daily...More

Thank Raquel Z
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I dropped in for lunch on April 18th. We were happy that there was air conditioning inside as it was a hot day that day. Received fantastic service and was explained everything we needed to know about each dish. Started off with...More

Thank Leslie222
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Next to the SuperCompro, Tamarindo 43456, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 8574 1526
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