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Amapola

) #89 of 119 Restaurants in Jaco ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian
Playa Jaco, Jaco, Costa Rica
+506 2643 2255
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 May 2017
“Italian in Costa Rica, who would have thought!!!! Excellent!”
10 Jan 2016
“Costa Rican home cooking”
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Playa Jaco, Jaco, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

My hubby and I had an amazing dinner last night! I was craving Italian, and thought what the heck - let's give it a shot! We are from Philly, and have traveled all over Italy ....this place is superb! We found out later when speaking...More

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Yes, the dining room is very basic - tables, chairs, flatscreen TV - but the food is the draw. I ate at Amapola maybe 10 times over the last two weeks, and all meals were very good. The menu doesn't change, and I homed in...More

Thank 1ProfessorCat
Reviewed 7 August 2015

What a great surprise! One of the best authentic Italian meals I've had outside of Rome. We had caprese, house Chianti, one of the house specialty pizzas, a fish with parm rizotto dish, tiramisu, finished with home made lemonchello. The wait staff was very attentive...More

Thank donnymisk
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I have walked by this place multiple times in the past few weeks. Today since I was in the area I tried it out. Good choice. Servers and owner very friendly and all spoke English (I was on my way to a Spanish lesson). Nice...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 10 March 2015

It was a great meal and a good price the very helpfull i do not know spanish but everything worked out well.The chcken parm was the best i have had outside of canada and the spagety w/ bolanyies sauce was off the hook.

Thank jerrykirkpatrick
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Excellent food and service. I recommend the chicken parmigiana which was exquisite. I'll definitely go back next time I'm in Jac0.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 23 January 2015

I stayed in the Amapola hotel for business in Jaco. The hotel was ok as the beds were uncomfortable so I ended up pulling the mattress off of one and putting it on top of the other bed and sleeping that way. When I arrived...More

2  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 12 April 2013

The Amapola, at the extreme southern end of Jaco, serves real Italian cuisine al fresco. We enjoyed chicken and a steak, served in a nice sauce with fresh vegetables. White tablecloths, a touch of elegance and tiramisu for dessert (of course every tiramisu in the...More

Thank bishikawa
Reviewed 11 January 2013

This place deserves to be discovered. They are adjacent to a Casino on the South end of the town. Amapola is a white linen table cloth restaurant with old world service. Their pastas and Risottos are world class, great pizza and very Italian. The only...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Jaco, Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 2643 2255
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