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Tamarindo Surf Shack

Hotel Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas | Calle Principal, Tamarindo 1000, Costa Rica
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Afternoon for lunch

Great burgers!! Ate lunch here and really enjoyed it. We both had burgers. They were juicy and not... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
TravelerKJB
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Woodbury, Minnesota
via mobile
Best root beer float in the western hemisphere

The same goes for the Philly Cheesesteak when it's available. Went back three times and was never... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2016
Tom L
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Portland, Oregon
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To help you with your surf needs; lessons,surf guide,wave forecast, equipment, rash guards, trunks, boar straps, tropical surf wax and rentals are available at Tamarindo Surf shack. You are never too old to learn to surf! Whether you are a first timer looking for a lesson, we love to teach all ages - both adults and children we are happy to teach you, your children or your friends, We provided personalized lessons with a friendly, capable, understanding instructor That's the only way we teach - one on one, or in small focused groups.
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Jan 27, 2018
“Afternoon for lunch”
Jan 27, 2016
“Best root beer float in the western hemisphere”
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Hotel Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas | Calle Principal, Tamarindo 1000, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Great burgers!! Ate lunch here and really enjoyed it. We both had burgers. They were juicy and not over cooked. They came with a bakery-quality sesame seed bun that was toasted. Ordered fries and they were good too. Nice staff person that waited on us-spoke...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

The same goes for the Philly Cheesesteak when it's available. Went back three times and was never disappointed. Good food, plenty of it, great price.

Thank Tom L
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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

The most delicious burgers we've ever had! No kidding! The service was awesome and the place was super clean and decor was great! Get a large order of the fries, they are amazing!

Thank Regan R
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Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Costa Rica would not have been the same without Andy and Dee's tips and hospitality. They ask you your interest and point you in the right direction. They make their home feel like yours. It is wonderful for groups of friends or family. Hats off...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2015

Want a burger? Saw this place had good reviews on Trip Advisor so we went there. They have a menu full of burger choices. You can't go wrong. Comes with fries. Tastes like home.

Thank Rick B
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Reviewed 28 February 2013

We are not surfers but this is a good place to just come and hang out on the beach. Have been here twice now! Great milkshakes and burgers in the afternoon and good drinks and good party atmosphere at night! Nachos as Big as your...More

Thank chris r
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Reviewed 2 November 2011

This is owned by a Masters world champion surfer and her husband. They took us to an amazing location with 3 waterfalls where you can swim in the sandy pond below. A trip of a lifetime, don't miss this day!!!

Thank Edithlyn
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Reviewed 15 September 2011

My wife and I never surfed before and didn't expect much. The guys at the surf shack were awesome. I can't remember the name of the instructor but he was very patient and gave us tips along the way. He also motivated us to keep...More

Thank jtsdave
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Reviewed 31 March 2010

We took a surf lesson with Jonathan during a recent trip to Tamarindo. He was patient and very helpful. He started with some tips out of the water and then helped us learn how to read the waves in the water. I caught lots of...More

Thank jbreckenridge
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Reviewed 26 March 2010

I would strongly recommend renting your short or long boards and taking lessons from the surf shack. They taught me several things about picking waves, how to take off and how to turn that improved my surfing dramatically. Also, their knoweldge of which location to...More

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