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Side Street Bistro

$$ - $$$, Healthy,
Jaco Walk Open Air Shopping Center, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
+506 2643 2724
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“sandwiches” (83 reviews)
“tuna melt” (10 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
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Bar, Healthy, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Jaco Walk Open Air Shopping Center, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OUTSTANDING!!! Side Street is the Best!! Always good vibes and Great food! With Excellent service! Everything on the menu is cooked with Love. I recommend the Pretzel chicken sandwich! If you are in Jaco you should definitely stop in. Located in the new Jaco Walk....More

Thank K_rey08
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for Sunday brunch and it definitely exceeded our expectations. I got the skillet and my boyfriend got the chicken and waffles, both meals were very flavorful and filling. We also got the all you can drink mimosas, which were delicious and they...More

Thank allisonbreucker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Side Street is one of my favorite places to dine in Jaco. Everything on their menu is extremely delicious & the ambiance of their new location in the Jaco Walk is very relaxing and family friendly. Their Sunday Brunch is Killer... the stuffed avocado is...More

Thank earthmoonstars
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the california veggie burger and enjoyed from every second of it. It wasn't that cheap but it's really worth it.

Thank Sagi M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and i had lunch at Side Street the other day and were quite satisfied. The sandwiches and salads are innovative and delicious. The beer is great. The ice tea is the best in town. It looks good, feels good, tastes good, is good.

Thank Blossom S
Reviewed August 16, 2017

One thing we look forward to upon visiting the Jaco area is Side Street Cafe. They are in an excellent new location in Jaco Walk, but the food is as good as ever. Regardless what we order from the menu it is always great. The...More

Thank Atravelerad
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We had corn fritters, nachos (not traditional nachos but made with fries and very yummy) shrimp po boy, hamburger, blacken mahi ( not really what Americans call blacked, as in Cajun blackened but still tasty) all were very good.

Thank cjriffle
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

As an IPA connoisseur, I have to say that their house brand double IPA on tap right now is just outstanding. The food is some of the best American style grub in Jaco. I had the Cuban sandwich known as the Media Noche with fries...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

This place is in an outdoor plaza with multiple restaurants, each with their own patio area. It is a place where families spend their evenings to enjoy some time together. The food is delicious. The burgers are definitely worth it! My son had the tuna...More

Thank rafavare
Reviewed July 30, 2017

And good beer. We have been twice at this place. I had first a burger - really good, after a sandwitch. Also the variety of exotic beer is very good. I would also recommend the great kindnes of the staff!

Thank Robert K
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July 27, 2017|
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Response from Katie C | Property representative |
Absolutely! Unfortunately our phone line is down and we are waiting for it to be repaired. give us a ring at our sister restaurant next door - Graffiti- at 2643-1708 and we can place your order for pick up!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jaco Walk Open Air Shopping Center, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 2643 2724
At SSB ("food truck sin ruedas" or "food truck without wheels"), next to PuddleFish Brewery, we make everything by hand from scratch. Our kitchen focuses on locally sourced, natural, and organic ingredients and strives to offer the highest quality product using only the freshest ingredients.
We have a passion for food, drink, music + art, surf and sail.

We specialize in Artisanal Homemade Breads, Gourmet Sandwiches (the classics always with our own little twist!), an ever changing Blackboard Specials Menu and Garden Cocktails.
We are Family Friendly and Pet Friendly! On Sundays we offer Brunch, Mimosas & Bloody Marys on Special, and Live Music. We also offer Picnic lunches to go! Check us out on Facebook for Specials, Upcoming Events + Live Music.
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