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Heladeria El Barco

Pastor Diaz Ave, Jaco 4023, Costa Rica
+506 2643 1119
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“affogato” (5 reviews)
“gelato” (11 reviews)
“ice cream” (15 reviews)
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10:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Pastor Diaz Ave, Jaco 4023, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place had good cold ice cream. It was nothing amazing, but when you are hot and want a nice treat this is a good place to go!

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped by to have some granizados due to the heat. They were good, but then on the other hand, making granizados is not that hard. Standard costa rican granizados is what we ordered and got. They did have a lot of other things on...More

Thank Kenth_Nasstrom
Reviewed May 15, 2017

We had our first and only ice cream during our stay in Jaco at Heladeria El Barco; last night (May 14th). Although we look like Amigos, my husband is Cuban and knows the language fluently. The 2 boys behind the counter were making fun of...More

Thank Vinnie1973
Reviewed April 6, 2017

The restaurant was a good people watching spot although very hot even with the fans on dated décor but very friendly staff We ordered beer (cold) and whole fried Red Snapper - It was excellent The gelato store next door was wonderful too

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed February 9, 2017

We were recommended to go based on the Hotel we stayed at and ended up across the street at "The Green Room" (separate review) and decided to check it out for dessert. The prices were reasonable compared to much of Jaco and the Affogato (a...More

Thank Trent H
Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

We visit every time we go to the beach- we HAVE to stop for a treat. The Coke float is amazing (they spin it like a milkshake!). Their Churchill and Granizado is delish, but so sweet! My fave is a milkshake - any flavor! Next...More

Thank GidgetontheGo
Reviewed January 2, 2017

We visited this place because we heard good things about it. The service was friendly but average. The atmosphere was ok but dated. As for the food we were a party of twelve so we ordered many deferent dishes... unfortunately most were disappointing unless it...More

Thank Mougly
Reviewed December 30, 2016

The best Italian Ice cream store (Gelateria) in the zone. Always delicious Would be nice if they could add more flavors. A++++++

Thank Vg F
Reviewed December 13, 2016

Never disappoints! Fresh fruit smoothies quench your tropical thirst while you people watch in the heart of this bustling beach town. Might as well chase it with a delicious cappuccino, the cheapest in town and great taste!

Thank WaterLilyMassage
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Wide range of ice-creams and sorbets. Also milkshakes. Nothing amazing, but good. The portions is very big, and not cost much.

Thank Эльвира Г
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pastor Diaz Ave, Jaco 4023, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 2643 1119
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