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Waffle Monkey

Mts From the Rotunda 50 | Passage to the Beach in Front of Budget Rent a Car, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8515 3960
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“waffles” (293 reviews)
“apple pie” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Mts From the Rotunda 50 | Passage to the Beach in Front of Budget Rent a Car, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We ate at waffle monkey three days in row because the waffles were that good. I normally don’t eat waffles but after having a bite of my son’s churro waffle, I ordered waffle with eggs and bacon the next day. The waffles are so good...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend is a huge pancake and waffle fanatic. When we saw the waffle monkey and walked in he was in heaven. The gentleman behind the counter or super nice and so was the owner Jacob. The gentleman even said," if there's something not on...More

Thank Ravergirl W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great service! Gluten Free Waffles were so good!! Ate breakfast here two days in a row. Delicious iced coffees!

Thank Karye M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sought this place out - great waffles, seriously yummy, healthy on top (well done of them), v high quality, met the owner (very friendly). A very cool and different place for lunch (or breakfast or whatever). We then had some shakes at the associated shake...More

Thank Princesslucia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After surfin all morning with family, we had the best breakfast in Tamarindo at Waffle Monkey!!! The peanut butter shake was delicious! We had chocolate waffles, a “salty pig” and an “apple pie” - all were absolutely delicious. The owner is super friendly and stopped...More

Thank jngorski
Waffle M, Owner at Waffle Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping by. It was great to chat to you. Sounds like you guys had an amazing day. We hope you can visit us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hands down the best breakfast we had in Tamarindo! We had coffee and the churro waffle and it was to die for. Nice selection of specialty waffles... only slight was that the shop had a different exchange rate than any other place we visited in...More

Thank maitai6067
Waffle M, Owner at Waffle Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi. Thanks for the great review. We do try to explain the exchange rate but it can be a little confusing... I apologize for that. For future visits to Costs Rica I would advise to use local currency as much as possible, that way you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family owned and operated, this is the place for amazing coffee and waffles. The owner Jacob, and his family's hospitality is second to none!! Not only can you get a great cup of coffee, but they can sell you a bag of whole beans as...More

Thank Glenn P
Waffle M, Owner at Waffle Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Glenn, we appreciate the shared review of both Waffle Monkey and Shakes’n Dogs. We hope to see you again soon 🐵

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for breakfast and had great coffee at the Waffle Monkey - definitely recommend it to anyone in the Tamarindo area.

Thank nthunder2001
Waffle M, Owner at Waffle Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for coming and recommending Waffle Monkey to others. 🐵

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had some awesome waffles and iced coffee at the Waffle Monkey in Tamarindo today. the churro waffle was so very delicious. Jacob (the owner) was very pleasant and kind to us, would strongly recommend this place to anyone that wants to treat themselves to something...More

Thank Blaynerino
Waffle M, Owner at Waffle Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. We are glad you liked it. Come again soon 🐵

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome and creative place!! The staff were so friendly and helpful and the waffles were so so yummy!! My boyfriend and I shared the churro waffle and the ham and cheese suggested by the owner (Jacob) and they were spot on delicious!! Would...More

Thank mconnor199
Waffle M, Owner at Waffle Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review. We are so pleased to hear you loved our place and we hope to can visit us again soon. 🐵

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John M
3 May 2018|
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Response from Waffle M | Property representative |
Hi John, No, at this stage we only have the one location listed. Feel free to pop over to Waffle Monkey on TripAdvisor or Google and drop us a message/review. We would love you to tell others how we did. Thanks for reaching... More
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John M
3 May 2018|
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Response from FredoTO | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps - it is a very close location but separate
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rebeovisp
17 February 2018|
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Response from Waffle M | Property representative |
Hi. I am so sorry for the late reply. Your dog is very welcome at Waffle Monkey. We look forward to seeing you both.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mts From the Rotunda 50 | Passage to the Beach in Front of Budget Rent a Car, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 8515 3960
  • E-mail
Description
Waffle Monkey is the only place in Tamarindo specializing in all day homemade Belgian waffles with an array of toppings to choose from. We offer hot and cold coffees as well as smoothies, milkshakes and ice cream. Taking into consideration food restrictions some clients may have, we offer GLUTEN FREE and Vegan waffles as well as dairy free milk (soy milk). We also have specials which change daily.
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