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Pura Vegan

Av Central 210 | Level 2, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 8488 7633
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Av Central 210 | Level 2, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All food freshly prepared and to requirements. Nice place tucked away from the main road in a food court. Worth a try if you are Veg or Vegan. We enjoyed what we had here.

Thank 3tree
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Situated in an outdoor food court type area, the food served here was an unexpected pleasant surprise. Generally Costa Rica is not big on vegetarian food, let alone vegan, so this place was a real find. Food was very fresh and delicious. A small limited...More

Thank NavidS269
Reviewed July 12, 2018

After traveling for a while sometimes you just want a pile of fresh, mostly raw food and the Pura Vegan salad was divine. We also had the spring rolls (fried) which were fine but bot spectacular.

Thank Novamidwife
Reviewed June 30, 2018

My daughter in law is vegan and was so excited to go here, since there aren't many vegan choices around. She said the food was just okay, nothing special. The menu is very limited as well.

Thank NMPonyGirl
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Restaurant is in food court with lots of tables and a central bar for drinks. Lots of shade/cover. Menu was limited to about six dished but food was made from scratch once ordered and servings were big! Highly recommend as a meal choice when in...More

1  Thank Dgoodspeed
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We visited el Mercadito Tamarindo, great phad thai for lunch, my girlfried had the letil tacos, great lunch.

1  Thank Mauricio A
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love this place and it’s my excuse to drive for 1hr 20mins from time to time I love their curry, burritos and spring rolls are totally my favourite dishes there and their smoothies are amazing, I absolutely recommend this place to any vegan...More

1  Thank VeganTica87
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We ate at el mercadito where pura vegan has a stand. The food was awesome. My favourites were the spring rolls and also the red Thai curry. I tried both desserts and they were both lovely. Wish we had longer so I could try a...More

1  Thank Bodinlondon
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

The spring roll tasted so good! The whipped up the fish right in front of me so fast! The smoothies are super duper good I would definitely come back😍

Thank GlasgowEll
Reviewed April 7, 2018

We researched potential vegan options before coming to Tamarindo and were super pleased to learn about Pura Vegan. It is located in the fantastic open-air space with live evening music/performances called El Mercadito. The whole place is like a bit of an "upscale food court",...More

1  Thank 24traveler24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av Central 210 | Level 2, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 8488 7633
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Pura Vegan is a vegan fast casual restaurant in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. Our owner Nan, being from Thailand has many Thai and Thai influenced dishes on the menu. This is vegan cooking that will make you satisfied and your cravings fulfilled. Local Kombucha and handmade lemonades, Coconut milk ice cream cakes, and delicious latin foods as well Come check us out in Plaza Tamarindo Pura Vegan!
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