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Caliche's Wishbone

$$ - $$$Latin, , Vegetarian Friendly
Center of Town Pastor Diaz Avenue | Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Costa Rica
+506 2643 3406
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“poke bowl” (20 reviews)
“black beans” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (73 reviews)
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Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Center of Town Pastor Diaz Avenue | Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 484 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is incredibly good and fresh, highly recomended the Surf and turf is amazing, the service is great, they serve a wrong plate and immediately they offer for free and bring the other plate right away. During our vacations this was the best restaurant...More

Thank Diego C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I have been going to wishbone for 13 years and I have NEVER had a bad meal. It's always consistently delicious. Try the wishbone pizza. Different and delightful! Going here is like enjoying with friends as your wait staff... they give amazing service and...More

Thank LifestyleServices
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Famous for their Tuna Poke, which is amazing, as well as their unique take on pizza and other great dishes! The service is always great and the owner Caliche is often their and a really nice guy! You can add Caliches to your " gotta...More

Thank JacoVIPHosts
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I spent several nights enjoying the food and drinks at Caliches Wishbone. The lady who owns the restaurant was very friendly and always came by our table to say hello. The pizza was amazing and our favourite drink was the Chilli Gauro! We went to...More

Thank canadatraveler69
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing , local and not local . Big portions . Great taste . They have this surf and turf platter for 2 with lobster . Delish!!! Staff is great to. Xoxox South Africa

Thank swartzshakeena12
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Not the cheapest, but also not the most expensive. Its a great place to eat, food is consistently good and the staff are friendly and quick. One of the better restaurants in town.

Thank purplepandashits
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We loved the sushimi plate, black beans, cashew chicken and sticky rice bowls. Service friendly and quick. We met Kristen, Caliche's partner in the restaurant, and she was a pleasure to talk with. Highly recommended

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Jaco is a tourist town but this place seems to have retained traditional cuisine and portions (large) at reasonable prices

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is well known that you need to travel to open your senses and perceptions, and that no virtual website travel equals the actual experience of being there... This is specially true when it comes to tasting food. And way back on time, before the...More

1  Thank Miguel R
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This restaurant has been a mainstay of Jaco for years but it was only until recently that I ate there on the recommendation of a friend. He suggested the tuna tacos and they were fantastic. The shrimp tacos are also outstanding and from what I...More

Thank Syddigs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Center of Town Pastor Diaz Avenue | Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 2643 3406
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In the hub of Jaco's surf community, Caliche's Wishbone has been slicing and dicing up it's recipes since 1995.The Wishbone is well known for its unique mix of casual to exotic ingredients , from pitas to poke, tacos to tuna, pizza to pad thai, we have the dish for you. So come to the local hot spot, order up some fresh catch, get the kids a pizza and enjoy the view. WiFi and people watching FREE!Pura Vida,The Wishbone Tribe.
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