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Jolly Roger

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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Coastal Highway | 1.9 Kilometers up the mountain road across from Cuna Del Angel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
+506 8706 8438
12:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

amazing drive straight up a mountain. The views overlooking the Pacific ocean just beautiful! The food was good. We enjoyed wings and the biggest hamburger I've ever seen.

Thank Sharon W
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is the best - live music and great (and I mean GREAT burgers and awesome wings). Travelled with 2 families with 3 older teens so it was the perfect break from burritos, tacos, and seafood. Live music was excellent - Drew LaPlant is the real deal. The place is not large and people tend to sit long since... More 

Thank Momma925
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've been to JR 3 times now and keep trying. The food is good, the view is awesome, but drinks are meh.... JR is 6 kilometers south of Dominical and 3 kilometers up a hill, which will require 4 wheel low range from May thru Novemeber to get up. Takes about 10 minutes to drive up. Once you are there... More 

Thank GotoDengo
Crystal City, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went to this location for dinner. Got there at 5:30 in order to see the sun set and were lucky enough to see Toucans while it was still light out. We ordered Storm fries - which are the best fries ever and two types of wings. There was an amazing musician entertaining us while we waited on our food.... More 

Thank Brilyss2
Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Come here to watch the sunset over the ocean while enjoying great food and drink! We ended up joining a table of 7, several of which had just met also. The atmosphere is very welcoming and we had a great time hanging out with new friends! The staff is fantastic, very personable and can easily converse in English. We also... More 

Thank Torbolton
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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Jolly Roger is a Pub-style sports bar that specializes in burgers, chicken wings and pizza. The atmosphere is comfortable and staff outgoing and friendly. The views are great. My burger was delicious and my friend loved her chicken wings. The margaritas were also delicious. Would be fun to watch a sporting event there!

Thank Santa Maria D
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool little spot overlooking the ocean. Great craft beers and margaritas. Kind of a steep drive up but worth it.

Thank Luke M
Elm Creek, Nebraska
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Be prepared for an exciting drive up a mountain road to get to this place. Once there it is worth it. There is live music, and a cool pirate theme going on. The burgers are huge. My friend had pizza and loved it. Some different topping to choose from. Guys had bloody Mary's and loved them. There were four of... More 

Thank dschrock2017
Greenville, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal. Wings are great. Wife had very good pizza - they have some unique toppings for their pizzas. The night we were there they had a live band - Jamisum- which was really good. Prices a little high, but I really liked the place. View is great, as the drive up the mountain to get the the... More 

Thank qcompgreg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were tired of the typical Costa Rican plate and tried out Jolly Roger. Guys ordered burgers and girls wings. The burgers were HUGE. The wings were so good. I had spicy maple brown sugar and they had just a hint of heat. We loved the outdoor atmosphere with view of ocean if it had been light out. Great music!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coastal Highway | 1.9 Kilometers up the mountain road across from Cuna Del Angel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Dominical
  • Phone Number: +506 8706 8438
Mom and Pop Wing Joint with 23 different wing flavors, hand pattied half pound burgers with hand cut fries, 12 different tequilas, large beer selection, a great view and a fun friendly atmosphere. Come on up the mountain. You'll be glad you did. Oh! CASH ONLY!!! NO CREDIT CARDS!!! I REPEAT CASH ONLY. Open Monday - Sunday 4pm - 9pm. Kitchen open later on Satuday nights when you just might find a poker game going on. 4Wd recommended.

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