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“Best Fries in Costa Rica”
Review of Papas and Burgers

Papas and Burgers
Ranked #20 of 159 Restaurants in Jaco
Cuisines: American, Bar, Central American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Southfield,MIchigan
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Best Fries in Costa Rica”
Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

Loved this place, everyone spoke English, burgers were good,but fries were the best I've had in the week I've been here. Will be going back for breakfast I got one more week.

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Chicago, Illinois
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298 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
“Best veggie burger in town”
Reviewed August 21, 2013

The group I was with (family and friends) were making regular burgers in the condo. We could not find veggie burgers in the local Super Mercado. We stumbled across Papas and Burgers by accident. We got a veggie burger and fries for takeaway. It was very well executed. Great flavors, textures and large enough portion size to have seconds for lunch the next day. This review may not mean much for meatatarians, but if their meat burgers are half as good as the veggie, you can’t go wrong. The fires were pretty good, too.

Visited July 2013
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Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Delish”
Reviewed July 28, 2013

wonderful american burgers with a chill costa rica vibe. Tasty beers and good people always around
Claudio and Chris the owners are friendly and heaps of fun!
pura vida!

Visited February 2013
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Fairfield, Iowa, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“BEST BURGER EVER!!!!!”
Reviewed July 23, 2013

This Place Has The Best Burger I Have Ever Had!!!!!! The Smoothies Are Good Too!!!! The Staff Is Great!!!! I Love This Place!!!!! I had the Costa Rican Burger (or Tico Burger I can't remember the exact name). AMAZING!!!!!!

Visited July 2013
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Thank Gregory B
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West Coast
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Super awesome!”
Reviewed July 20, 2013

This place is cheap, yummy, and the staff are awesome. The restaurant is attached to the hostel but don't let that deter you (just encourage you!). The food is great if you are looking for a well crafted cheeseburger or sandwich and some yummy fries! It isn't a michelin star dining experience but hits the spot super hard.
The staff, however, are where its at. Really friendly, unpretentious, laid back and helpful. Great place to stop on the way to or from the beach!

  • Visited July 2013
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