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Soda Jaco Rustico

$Latin, Spanish,
1/2 Block off Of Jaco Beach, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Latin, Spanish, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1/2 Block off Of Jaco Beach, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food is awesome, really great prices, and the service is just amazing! What more could you ask for?!?! Local cuisine at its finest!

Thank mstark619
Reviewed 1 week ago

Typical Costa Rican fair, good selection. Fresh with a good selection. Open air just off the beach. Went on a Sunday afternoon.

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been coming to Rustico on multiple occasions on every trip I make to Jaco...I have now been here 4 times...Monday, I was having lunch and watched in horror as someone obviously known to the staff (this guy had long, greasy hair hanging to...More

Thank Lefty1313
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here twice during my 3 day visit and........ let me tell you that THIS IS THE BEST PLACE to get local food. A large potion for cheap!

Thank Tuyet N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was very good local food. Large portions and very fresh . The fish was very good . I would return again

Thank anastasha l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place as typical. As sodas go it was fine. The food is available behind glass and you indicate what you'd like. It wasn't amazing from a flavour point of view but was good value $15 for 4 drinks and 2 meals).

Thank 12TravellingG
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

While my daughter was living in Jaco she fell in love with the food at Rustico! We visited her during her stay and ate breakfast there THREE times. Each time the menu was slightly different but always delicious! Off the Main Street so worth finding...More

Thank kbyam5
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We ate here for lunch. This busy little place was filled with locals. The service is buffet/ cafeteria style with lots to choose from. They charge you based on 2hst you choose. Several protein options, salads and sides. I had a piece of their chicken...More

Thank scarter356
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This place is form a line, buffet style. You point to what you want. Very inexpensive. My family of 5 had lunch including bottled water for $22. No frills, just great local food.

1  Thank hmachulsky
Reviewed August 13, 2018

You walk up and pick your food buffet style and they will charge you accordingly. The food was delicious and fresh my girls loved it. This is a very popular place were tourist vans stop to get a quick bite to eat.

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
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September 22, 2017|
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Response from JacoVIPHosts | Reviewed this property |
No. however you can bring your own beer
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May 18, 2015|
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
Heading south on the main street which goes thru Jaco look for Mas Por Menus grocery store on your left, then go 100 meters south (straight) then turn right toward the beach and on your left is Restaurant Jaco Rustica... More
February 2, 2015|
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Response from buckcalif | Reviewed this property |
Just saw this phone number Tel. 2643-2117 on the sign from a photograph that someone posted March 2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Latin, Spanish, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
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7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Block off Of Jaco Beach, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Garabito Municipality  >  Jaco District  >  Jaco
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