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Soda Jaco Rustico

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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Spanish
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1/2 block off of Jaco Beach, Jaco, Costa Rica
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Victoria, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have dined there frequently in the several trips I have made to Jaco, and for $6.00 US you get a wide assortment of "comida typical" at a bargain price. The food has always been delicious and for my money there is no place better for delivering value in Costa Rica, let alone Jaco. If you enjoy typical Costa Rican... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We are here as a suggestion of good Tico food from our hotel owner. For $6 you get meat of your choice, beans, rice, plantains, salad, etc and a drink. Get the lemonade. This is as authentic as it gets. I can't wait to go back!

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Thank smoniger
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great value for your food. Good location - only down side was the chicken was a little dry.. But overall great for the area - good for a quick meal or lunch...

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Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant came highly recommended for local food. We both had the daily plate and the food was terrific and inexpensive.

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Thank bsmsboo
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious, always fresh local Costa Rican style food. Perfect for solo diners, families, or small groups. Very affordable prices and large portions!

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Thank AskAntonio_Jaco
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simple, no-fuss typical meal! Pick what you want - tried chicken and two salads ( purple cabbage and cabbage and corn one). Loved it!

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Thank Batool L
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I grabbed this dinner at this joint. Layout is like a Panda Express, you pick your rice and beans and have the server add whatever protien, salad on the plate. The food - AMAZING...quantity is enormous and flavor is the best. Planning to go there again.

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Thank Huzefa O
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21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You get a plate with the food of the day and it's all very tasty. Also cheap, except for the ice cream we bought for dessert, $3 for a small stick. Tasty though.

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Thank Nordqvistanna
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great authentic Costa Rican food. It was recommended by our surf instructor and lived up to it. Close enough to the beach enabling a quick return to the beach

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Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I bet you won't find one bad review about this place. It's located off the main drag down from Kokomo's. The food, fast service and the price is the best you'll find in this expensive little town. Most places will cost a couple for lunch somewhere in the range of 20000-30000 colones ($40-$60). Trust me, you will not go away... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 block off of Jaco Beach, Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?