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“Food made with love and finesse, service with a smile” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Graffiti Restro Cafe and Wine Bar

Graffiti Restro Cafe and Wine Bar
Pacific Center #23, Jaco, Costa Rica
+506 2643 1708
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Ranked #3 of 100 Restaurants in Jaco
Price range: $10 - $24
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole, Eclectic, Californian, Wine Bar
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We are a 60 seat Funky, Comfortable Bistro style Restaurant with a Blackboard menu that changes daily with the local availability of the freshest products, Fruits, Vegetable, Seafood and Meats. We pride ourselves in the Slow Food movement and maintain by using local fresh, healthy and sustainable products from the region. We have no rules or boundaries when it comes to our food and our ambiance is just as eclectic. We are off the main track and a little difficult to find on purpose. Our concept is to appeal to Anyone with a fine palete for food and drink in a comfortable, climate controlled, safe and intimate setting.
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Food made with love and finesse, service with a smile”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

We had a great time at Grafitti - cosy surroundings, music at the perfect level, two glasses of wine on the house after a slight table mix-up, and a really interesting menu to choose from, split between the blackboard and table menu. Coconut shrimp was an absolute winner for an entree, and our mains were the infmaous steak, and I had the rockerfeller mahimahi - both full of flavour and delicious. The only thing slightly lacking was the sauvignon blanc, with the white wine list not hugely extensive for sav's or pino grigios. However, cannot fault the food or service at all, and left our stomachs dreaming of steak and mahi mahi for hours afterwards! Thank you very much, we would definately visit again.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Herradura, Costa Rica
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12 restaurant reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“One of the best restaurants in Jaco”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

This is my second favorite restaurant in Jaco. Always fabulous and unique dishes and always friendly service.

Visited March 2013
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Virginia
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“Outstanding food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

We ate here twice during our trip, and the food was outstanding both times. The service is also great. Can get very noisy at times, however. Highly recommend.

Visited March 2013
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Sterlington, Louisiana
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“STEAK!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

We had heard wonderful things about this restro before we came to Costa Rica! Could not wait to try the steak! It was exactly what we expected! Wonderful!!! Delicious salad and loved the cozy atmosphere!!

Visited March 2013
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“Ticks all the boxes”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Service excellent - the owner is so nice and friendly. What a star.

Food great- all meals ordered were deelish. The coffee encrusted steak is yum.

Wine we had was delicious. We chose the Chilean carmenere.

Dessert also good.

Cannot fault the place. You must go. Best place in what is otherwise a bit of a dump as a town.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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