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Tacobar Jaco Beach

#14 of 109 Restaurants in Jaco
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Mexican, Coffee Shop, Mediterranean, Vegetarian
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Jaco, Puntarenas | 20 Mts Este de la Heladeria Pops, Frente a la Ferreteria El Lagar, Jaco, Costa Rica
+506 2643 0222
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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  • 476
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  • 251
    Very good
  • 57
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  • 16
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Loved this place. Located just behind the popular Los Amigos, this place ticks all the boxes. I had two delicious fish tacos (one Mahi, one snapper) and if that wasn't enough, you get to stuff your face at the buffet with potatoes, veggies, pasta, beans and more, all for around $10!!! Get down... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
matt f
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Loved this place. Located just behind the popular Los Amigos, this place ticks all the boxes. I had two delicious fish tacos (one Mahi, one snapper) and if that wasn't enough, you get to stuff your face at the buffet with potatoes, veggies, pasta, beans and more, all for around $10!!! Get down there!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

The chicken taco's were my favorite!! My husband got the snapper burrito and that was fabulous too! I also really enjoyed my banana smoothy!

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Omemee, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Great atmosphere, good selection of tacos. Lots of salad bar options. Try the swings, fun stuff! And cold beer!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

My husband and I came here for our last night out. He had the tuna steak and I had Mai Mai taco. It was really really good. I would recommend the Mai with coconut. Wow!!!! Plus you have a middle bar with other things as well such as rice, potatoes, and different salads. We sat at the bar so we... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Restaurant offers wide choice of meat and fish dishes.Salad bar is free of charge. You can sit at tha table or at the bar on the swing. Staff is attentive, polite. Salad bar offers wide choice of fresh vegetables, sauces, side dishes. We had burrito and tuna steak,both were great, tuna steak was really extraordinary, made according to our choice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Best fish tacos I could ever ask for, huge selection and every one was amazing. Along with the tacos was a great

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Three of us went on recommendation from our hostel, and we're glad we did! Some of the best tuna and steak ever eaten!!! So tender and fresh! Salad bar was amazing and always been topped up so lovely and fresh! Atmosphere was relaxed and chilled and the smoothies and lemonades were to die for!! Recommend to anyone in Jaco! $12... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

On a local recommendation my group and I went to the Tacobar in Jaco on the evening of April 12 and were blown away at the atmosphere and the menu selection and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal. My only disappointment was the lack of merchandise I was hoping to buy to commemorate the experience. We loved it so much that... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

the fish tacos were delicious here....especially loved the swing seats! topped the tacos yourself, all very good.

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SocialD2, Director Comercial at Tacobar Jaco Beach, responded to this review

Hi Lauren R, Thank you for your review! They say there are two kinds of people, people who like to eat in a swing and people who don´t. :) More 

Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I went with my family to have lunch at the taco bar before surfing yesterday. It is easy to find and about a block off of the beach in Jaco. The kids sat on the swings and I chose to sit on the other side.i had the grilled fish tacos the mahi and the tuna spicy style. They were great... More 

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SocialD2, Director Comercial at Tacobar Jaco Beach, responded to this review

Hi Jackfish28, Thank you for your review! We are glad you and your kids enjoy your meal. BTW, it´s not just tortilla and fish, you can have a free salad bar with your tacos or lunch! Hope you have a good time surfing as well! More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jaco, Puntarenas | 20 Mts Este de la Heladeria Pops, Frente a la Ferreteria El Lagar, Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 2643 0222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Coffee Shop, Mediterranean, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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