Restaurants in Tamarindo are on every corner and beach entry you see. But relax most of them are laidback and chill to hangout. Some of the more luxurious restaurants are part of hotels and resorts. These can be expensive! Searching for budget meals or a supermarket to provide your own diner is also possible. At the Super 2001 or Super Compro the local supermarkets you will find lots of international groceries as local ones. You can also hit the market that comes ones a week on different days, depending on the inland locals when to sell their products. Snacks healthy or unhealthy are available all around but we prefer the ones at Eat@Joe’s. If you’re searching for a fancy restaurant we can recommend you in going to Diria Beach Resort for some delicious wines, fish, meat or other diners that will make your stomach crave for more
As we all like burgers we will start of by mentioning Beach Burger that is the only 24-hour eatery in Tamarindo. This shack has burgers, subs, hot dogs, arepas and other cures to hangovers or exhausting surfing adventures. Looking for even more budget meals? Visit the Smilin’ Dog Taco Stop for some Mexican delight. This Taco stand offers great quality and portions for a low price, perfect for backpackers! Guess what, you can eat fresh fish in Tamarindo! The place to eat fish, lobster or shrimp is Bar Nogui located on the beachside of Playa Tamarindo. One of our favirote snack places must be Eat@Joe’s because of their special “nachos as big as your ass”. This place is open till 2am and will serve you snacks and drinks.