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Matapalo

Tamarindo 152 | Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 0032
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“lobster” (4 reviews)
“ceviche” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, International, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Tamarindo 152 | Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice restaurant with decent food. The prices aren't too expensive either. great view of the ocean and there are howler monkeys in the tree that's next to the restaurant.

Thank Krystalynn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely beach side dining under the shade of great big tree overlooking the beach at Hotel Daria. Good service and good variety of food.

Thank HolidayFan021
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Diria for 4 nights in May and I expected the hotel restaurants to be pricey and the food mediocre. We were pleasantly surprised at the excellent quality of our meals and reasonable prices! Matapalo offers beautiful views of Tamarindo Beach and...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This oceanfront restaurant is in the Tamarindo Diria. Since it is outside, the birds and squirrels are present, but add a welcome presence, not an obnoxious one. Wonderful ceviche, very good chicken, cold Imperial, and very good service.

1  Thank LisaBones
Reviewed 4 May 2017

In the morning you have a good view of the beach, and you feel in harmony, with a good coffee and a good partner :-)

1  Thank Yahaira B
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

View of surfers on Tamarindo beach while enjoying top notch Italian inspired food made this a fantastic lunch for our family. The tomato sauce was amazing.

1  Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 25 April 2017

One of our best meals of the trip. The hotel grounds are beautiful and service was great. The menu items were hit and miss - some great others below average. The location and atmosphere are worth a visit.

1  Thank Joski69
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Peaceful, tranquil, and a fabulous way to start the day! Loved being in the midst of this naturally beautiful spot to start the day!

1  Thank laryan0616
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Nice Chilled out Bar / restaurant & happy hour to what the fantastic sun set every evening. Try the long island Iced tea Cocktail . They stop your legs from working HIc!!

1  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful evening at this outdoor beachfront restaurant just after sunset. Food was good. Wine was good. Around 8pm a local band began to play and even though we'd had our coffees, we decided to stay and order another drink to keep soaking up...More

1  Thank AFM33
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Jennifer D
31 May 2015|
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Response from MariaTDBR | Property representative |
Dear Jennifer, Thank you for your interest! Please visit our website and contact us directly. Our Team will be happy to provide you our restaurant menu. Warm regards.
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Cindy K
25 April 2015|
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Response from MariaTDBR | Property representative |
Dear Cindy, Thanks for your interest! Please visit our website and check our menus. For further questions, please feel free to contact us directly. Warm regards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamarindo 152 | Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 0032
  • E-mail
Description
This showpiece restaurant is the only fine dining establishment in Tamarindo located right on the beach. Enjoy lobster, steaks, seafood and a variety of international cuisine under the shade of a huge Matapalo tree, as the sunlight and moonlight are filtered between its leaves. Watch the breaking waves or listen to the gentle breeze while partaking in lunch or dinner.
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