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Arigato In Jaco

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Pastor Diaz | Across the street from IL Galeon, Jaco, Costa Rica
2643-1947
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 73
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  • 23
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 5
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  • 3
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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
Great sushi and calamari

we went to celebrate my daughter´s birthday and really enjoy the food and the environment. The sushi was professionally prepared and delicious. There in fact were some innovations. Tried the calamari and love them as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

we went to celebrate my daughter´s birthday and really enjoy the food and the environment. The sushi was professionally prepared and delicious. There in fact were some innovations. Tried the calamari and love them as well.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I spent 9 days in the area and ate at Arigato 3 times as it was so good. The sushi is very fresh and better than i had elsewhere in town and the noodles made for an outstanding meal

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3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We were visiting Jaco for the day and we're hungry for dinner. Walked to Tsunami sushi,but, left after seeing the prices! Walked by Arigato and it seemed there was a steady flow of people inside. Sat at the sushi counter and watched the chef make our food! Now we were converting $1 US dollar= $ 500 colones. We ordered: California... More 

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Quepos, Costa Rica
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Tsunami Sushi is our go-to - we come all the way from Quepos (about an hour) to eat sushi. We tried this place based on a recommendation. The sushi was OK. The service really sucked. Not even a water. No wasabi or ginger to go with the sushi until we asked. We were hesitant so we ordered pretty basic rolls... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

While spending the Month of March in Jaco we must have eaten at Arigato 8 times. The service was always prompt and friendly.The servers were always eager to suggest new foods to try. The specials of the day were always delicious and affordable. The garlic edamame was amazing as were all of the rolls. Can t wait to go back... More 

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Moncton, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This was a little street-side restaurant in Jaco that was suggested to us by a serving staff at different hotel. The servers weren't overly smiley but the food was excellent and a lot of it. My wife and lived in Japan for a number of years and found the food to be quite authentic. If you see the restaurant while... More 

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Pecos, New Mexico
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We ended up at Arigato, because it always seemed busy. Not overcrowded, but a constant flow of customers. We weren't dissapointed! Food was excellent, atmosphere was welcoming

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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135 reviews 135 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Hopping scene, jam packed with people. Inattentive, brusque service that didn't really feel like the owner or waiters had any interest in their customers. The flipside, sublime, perfectly prepared sushi that was worth both the wait and the attitude - but lose the latter and this would be a "five circle" review instead of four.

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Herradura, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Just excenlent, love the chrunchy sushi and they have very good prices! The restaurant is in the middle of down town really easy to find.

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Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

the sushi at Arigato was excellent. We had the spicy tuna roll and the mixed tempura plate. The tuna was incredibly fresh, and the tempura was perfectly light and crispy. This place is so unpretentious and totally rustic. You can sit at one of about six little tables or at one of two bars. From our bar style seat, we... More 

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Additional Information about Arigato In Jaco

Address: Pastor Diaz | Across the street from IL Galeon, Jaco, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 2643-1947
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Pastor Diaz | Across the street from IL Galeon, Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: 2643-1947

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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