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Taco Tico

In Open-air Food Court Plaza | Across from Plaza Conchal, Tamarindo 506, Costa Rica
+506 2682 0574
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“nachos” (18 reviews)
“taco” (13 reviews)
“food court” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Central American, South American
In Open-air Food Court Plaza | Across from Plaza Conchal, Tamarindo 506, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 June 2014

This is a nice little spot in the downtown food court to get some tasty tacos. The ingredients are fresh and tasty, there's outdoor seating with shade to get out of the sun and the food is reasonably priced. The only advice I'd offer Taco...More

Thank Sea2believe
Reviewed 28 May 2014

A bit of a delayed review but went here when it was Tico Taco. Food was yummy and so filling. Ventured here twice and tried the tacos, nachos and burrito...all were delicious. Burrito was massive and took a while to digest but great post beach...More

Thank TravelsAway
Reviewed 19 May 2014

This is a little shack Resturant in a circle of similar small shack restaurants. It would be easy to miss or discount but don't be fooled, Taco Tico makes some seriously yummy tacos. We had the combo plate with two different kinds beef and chicken...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 8 May 2014

I went to Taco Tico twice while in Tamarindo, and both times I had the "Combo Plate", which had 3 two-bite size tacos (about the size of a silver dollar), one chicken, one pork, and one beef (delicious). A couple of large cheesy quesadillas cut...More

Thank OregonCountry
Reviewed 1 May 2014

I visited this place tonight for the first time and I can't believe I have walked by so many times without eating here. Located inside the little outdoor food court, it's a little hidden, but well worth the search. I had the crunchy tacos and...More

Thank G M
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Combo plate is large and really good food. Expat owner puts on a great plate and value is really good. In the food court across from bank.

Thank surferdude123464
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Stopped in here a few times and were never dissapointed. We tried the combo platters and they were awesome! Give this place a try. Very affordable and run by a family!

1  Thank Byron D
Reviewed 8 February 2014

If you're in Tamarindo looking for a great but cheap lunch, go here. I think during my weeklong stay I went here for food about 5 times. The tacos are just unbelievable. Make sure you get the Tamagringo - it's a hard shell taco covered...More

1  Thank J0eC333
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

Best hangover food ever!! We had great quesadillas and taco tico(corn tacos, great if you don't eat gluten.) Everything so fresh, just amazing!

1  Thank Mekkin93
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Taco Tico is located on the main strip a short walk up from the beach. Great service and delicious tacos!

1  Thank Sunny-N-Share
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Central American, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In Open-air Food Court Plaza | Across from Plaza Conchal, Tamarindo 506, Costa Rica (Formerly Tico Taco)
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2682 0574
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