Jacó has a wide range of restaurants, many catering to surfers and budget travelers. If you’re looking for simply prepared fresh seafood, El Barco de Mariscos ((tel) 2643-2831) and El Recreo ((tel) 2643-1172) are both good bets. For traditional Costa Rican food, Jacó Rustico ((tel) 2643-2727) is super-popular and cheap, and for Italian food at a nice price, try Chinita Pacific ((tel) 8501-6651) or Peccati Di Gola ((tel) 2643-5867). Sushi lovers should head to Tsunami Sushi ((tel) 2643-3678), in the Jacó Walk Shopping Center (www.jacowalk.com), which also features restaurants and food stands selling burgers, bowls, paletas, and ceviche. For a coffee break, head to Café Bohio ((tel) 2643-5915) or the Pachi’s Pan ((tel) 2643-6068).

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