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Papas and Burgers

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Calle Bohio | Next to Swell Bar, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
+506 2643 5251
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (126 reviews)
“tapas” (57 reviews)
“fries” (79 reviews)
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American, Bar, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle Bohio | Next to Swell Bar, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was craving a decent hamburger and fries. Pappas and burgers did not disappoint. I chose the Picasso burger special.It was a juicy burger with cheese , avocado slices, chili jelly, tomato, lettuce and pickles. The chili jelly sounded a little strange to me but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure how this place has more than 2 stars. Maybe their dinner is ok, but breakfast was terrible. Bacon was totally burnt, over easy eggs were fried hard, coffee was cold, fruit tasted like it had been sitting unwrapped in a dirty fridge, and...More

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bedsonbohio, Manager at Papas and Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! Do you happen to know the name of the waiter ?

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small restaurant attached to a hostel that serves very good casadas as well as burgers and delicious "supreme papas" to go with the beer you're drinking from the sidewalk bar. Jesse is a friendly, energetic manager who knows Costa Rica and can...More

Thank 929alistairj
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

At at ZPaoas last night Walked in sat down a very friendly waitress came over first thing she asked would you like a glassof ice water Being in Jaco with the temperature and humidity it was a welcome surprise We looked at the menu no...More

Thank RDSCardinal
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Tasty wraps and fries served in a lovely little restaurant that is connected to a hostel. Great place to meet and talk with other tourists.

Thank Lisbeth A
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Wanted to take a break from the traditional Costa Rica food dishes. Stoped here while stoping in Jacó for the night. Great atmosphere. The staff was very friendly and helpful when it came to understanding the language barrier, and the burgers were amazing!!!

Thank cranker77
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This place has delicious food! The portions are perfect, the prices are good, and the service is great. I had a burger and my boyfriend had the chicken fingers and we both walked away very satisfied. We will definitely be going back!

Thank Gickstr
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We had lunch here twice. The setting is REALLY low-key, in front of a hostel, and the locals come & go & pause for food and drinks. Smoothies were good, food was good, fries were good.

Thank dlchambers
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Like many other reviewers, our family had a hankering for some good comfort food. We ordered a few different types of burgers. They had no avocado for the one burger, but we still ordered it. We ordered our burgers well done as I've always wanted...More

1  Thank RHONKE
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We had seafood all week long and were craving a good burger. Good thing we found this spot! The burgers are really large... made up of sesame buns and thick patties that are cooked to your specification. Fries are perfectly crispy and seasoned. And prices...More

Thank ceeayebee777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Bohio | Next to Swell Bar, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Garabito Municipality  >  Jaco District  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 2643 5251
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