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San jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2296 2929
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (161 reviews)
“banana split” (18 reviews)
“mango” (13 reviews)
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San jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviews (668)
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11 - 20 of 668 reviews

Reviewed 24 March 2017

Nothing better than an ice cream on a hot day in the tropics! if you agree, then pops is the place !

Thank californiamail
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Without a doubt, the best ice cream you can find. We lived two blocks away from a Pops ice cream shop for about 30 years, and it was such a challenge not to have ice cream every day! Not cheap, but not overly expensive either....More

Thank ginkeik
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Never miss an opportunity to eat ice cream at Pops. The best coconut ice cream on the planet! There are many other flavors and many are seasonal. You can get it by the scoop or by the pint or quart. It is also available at...More

Thank PHTSam
Reviewed 10 March 2017

While shop hopping with my wife we stopped by pops san jose for some ice creams. Making it a quick lunch I had a banana split that was as good as ever. We normally change flavors up some but this day I went for chocolate...More

Thank Kenth_Nasstrom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

If you're ever in our Country don't miss the opportunity to try something great, POPS is one of our traditional stops and for sure will provide you a great Experience or Flavor. Best ice-cream ever..

Thank Orlandovargas
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I had a great experience in Jaco Pops Ice cream shop, I highly recommend this place if you are looking for a good place to enjoy in family and with A/C this is your place.

Thank vict0urs
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped at Pops in La Fortuna for a yummy milkshake and some ice cream for the kids while waiting for our rental car to be ready. Good service, and friendly staff who kindly tolerated my limited Spanish!

Thank Danielle T
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Always a good experience at Pops and they seem to be everywhere. Great quality ice cream and nice spaces.

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Just what you need to survive in the tropics, not outstanding but very good! their temporary promotions are recommended!

Thank avillalo29
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Great ice cream, smoothies. Usually located wherever people watching is enhanced - my favorite at Calle 1 and Avenida Central.

Thank Alf H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2296 2929
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