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San jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Ranked #41 of 304 Restaurants in San Jose
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
San Jose, Costa Rica
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

By far the best ice cream company in Costa Rica. The made all their ice creams with local fruits, milk, and they produce everything they need to create the delicious ice creams. I love the fruit shakes. Is not the cheapest, but hey, quality is never cheap.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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77 reviews 77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Forget about famous gelatos (a lot in San Jose), this is a different kind of ice cream. They have fun flavors and the quality is constantly good. Highly recommend it! Try the Cocles while it is in their menu.

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Grifo Alto, San Jose, Costa Rica
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

These guys do ice cream great and at a good price,have stopped in at no lest than 4 different shops while driving from Puriscal to San Jose' and they are all good clean and well staffed the variety of available products is great you don't have to drive too far to see one most little towns have one on the... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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63 reviews 63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Went here several times. Pricey for me.... you can go to less known places and get bigger scoops for about the same price. The actual flavorous are fine. The selection is pretty good. If you are in San Jose or another big city try cosecos instead. :)

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I live 22 km SE from Jaco, Costa Rica on the Pacific Coast and the best ice-cream comes from "POPS". They use real cream and fresh ingredients. I buy my ice-cream from "POPS" in Herradura 5 km Northwest of Jaco. Their ice-cream selection is very good, I buy the 1 litre bucket to take home. I have read some of... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Whole milk ice cream with great natural flavors. Try the coffee, mango, coconut, and pistachio flavors.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I like this place. They have the feel of the old creameries. They still serve milk into your cup with a ladle which I like... Ice cream selection is pretty good, however the price difference between a cone and plastic cup is very big to my opinion. Plastic cup costs almost $1.5 more than a cone. I really miss French... More

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gulf shores
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243 reviews 243 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My wife and I visited in August 2014. We were there with our church on a mission trip for 8 days. The food in Costa Rica is dull at best. Enter Pops. Sometimes we ate ther twice a day. For lunch and dinner. My first favorite treat was the banana split followed by the hot fudge sundae followed by the... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

For ice cream in Costa Rica, POPS is the place. HOWEVER, I cannot figure out why the menu shows 1400 colones for a double and you get charged 1750, the price for a triple. The receipt is computer printed, so it is not the staff overcharging. The receipt only gives you the local store phone number. I asked the manager... More

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St Augustine, Florida
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Whenever and usually where ever you are in San Jose Costa Rica you will see POPS they offer great Ice Cream treats from sundaes to cones to milkshakes. Always freshly prepared and tasty at a resonable price. I enjoyed a banana split this past week that was awesome. You'll find them as stand alone store fronts as well as in... More

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Address: San jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose

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