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Restaurante Vista Mar

En el Hotel Balcon del Mar, Jaco, Costa Rica | Frente al mar, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
+506 2643 2431
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible18%
26 Nov 2017
“Great Food and Sevice”
29 Nov 2017
“Kept going back!”
Closed Now
All hours
Peruvian, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Cafe, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
En el Hotel Balcon del Mar, Jaco, Costa Rica | Frente al mar, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant opened to the beach and the pool area. The food was really delicious. It was our first experience with Peruvian cuisine. The flavors were amazing! The chaufa rice was cooked perfectly. The fried whole sea bass was so good! Pricing is comparable to...More

Thank eltiewatson58
Maarceelaa, Marketing at Restaurante Vista Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Was with an OAT group and had a limited menu-- but everyone liked their meals. We all had the green plantain appetizer which was amazing. I had Arroz con Canerones (shrimp and rice) that was delicious. Others had sea bass and liked it as well....More

Thank onegadfly101
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We are a group of 6 that regularly eat seafood and fish and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the snook we ordered. Had it grilled, garlic butter and fried and all were great. The margaritas were delicious with plenty of tequila. Good service...More

Thank PCflyfisher
Reviewed 15 February 2016

It's a ways out of town and we had very mixed views. The tuna was the only thing that was very tasty, although the battered shrimp was alright. Better restaurants right in Jaco. Not worth the drive unless you are staying around Tarcoles.

Thank Sophie J
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We stopped at this restaurant because it offered a beautiful view of the Pacific while we ate. We were all pleasantly surprised by the quality of the seafood. My son and I ordered the tuna steaks as recommended by the waiter and were not disappointed....More

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 24 April 2015

We stopped here two times, both meals were great. Diego and Daniel, (cousins) were our waiters and they took great care of us. There were four of us and all of our meals were superb. The price was right in line for the quantity and...More

Thank troyfox
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

We had a nice meal after a private boat ride in tarcoles and Santiago was a great boat driver . The food was great and we had a great walk on the beach.

Thank 333darrelp
Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

If your looking for a condo with lots of elbow room this would be a great place. Facilities are clean, big bathrooms, rooms, kitchen, 2 patios were very big. Maid service each day was good as well. Some appliances didn't work. Dishwasher and blender, they...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

We stopped here for lunch as part of our tour and found it was quite delicious! It was very busy, but since our tour operator called ahead, we had no problems or wait to sit and get our food. My meal was fresh fish with...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

Terrible... The food,, the coctails, the service and totally overpriced. I so regret going there. My tenderloin was over cooked, service was very Slow and the coctails were lacking ice.

Thank gbbergmann
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Restaurant Details

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Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: En el Hotel Balcon del Mar, Jaco, Costa Rica | Frente al mar, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Garabito Municipality  >  Jaco District  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 2643 2431
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We are located in front of the sea in the heart of Jaco beach with speciality in Peruvian cuisine prepared by a chef come from Peru. We also offer variety dishes of seafood, meats and pastas.
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