El Chicano Mexican Food Jaco Costa Rica
El Chicano Mexican Food Jaco Costa Rica

It’s fresh, colourful and full of bright flavours – yes, we are talking about authentic Mexican food!

You’ve definitely tasted and enjoyed Tex-Mex, and that is no doubt delicious. BUT, there’s just something about authentic Mexican food that satisfies the soul.

It’s the careful preparation.
The distinct spicy flavor.
The simple ingredients.

We take very special care to source authentic and fresh ingredients to ensure we present you with a wholesome Mexican experience when you pick anything on El Chicano’s menu.

  •   Two of us had chicken Boritas and I had soup and my husband had other dish that I forgot the name of.
    The food was great and our servant Angie... read more

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      New restaurant with great service, reasonable prices and food. Salsa and chips was good. Enchiladas, tacos and salads were served quickly and hot. Several big screen TV's.

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  •   We had lived in Costa Rica way back. We always wanted a Mexican style restaurant. We stopped in and wow! Incredible food, great prices!! We are going back every night... read more

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      This was my first time to Costa Rica, I am a very picky eater and being out of the country always makes me a little nervous. This restaurant took all... read more

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  •   We were starving after a long day at the beach. Thankfully, we saw El Chicano so we stopped in, and we loved the atmosphere and felt excited about the tacos... read more

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      Amazing quality tacos with corn tortillas, delicious house made hot sauces. Food tasted very fresh and perfectly seasoned.

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Come for the food!!

We take special care to produce fresh, flavorful, authentic Mexican dishes. Our sauces, dips, chips and tortillas are made fresh daily in-house and we source our ingredients locally. We take pride to producing complex flavors while honoring the traditional cuisine.

For those looking to surrender themselves to the COMPLETE Mexican experience, we’re bringing out our Trompo too! Who doesn’t love some well marinated pineapple and pork, slow cooked on a vertical rotating spit that is exploding with the traditional flavors of Mexico. We promise just a slice of this in your taco and you’ll be coming back for more!

Come for the fun!!

With a full stocked bar and signature cocktails, crisp cold beer and feel good vibes, El Chicano delivers an experience.

We’ve got it all air conditioned so you can enjoy in style and comfort and that’s not even the best part. We’ve got TV screens so you don’t miss a match while smashing back some of the best Mexico has to offer!

Walk into El Chicano anytime you want a plateful of Mexico and let the good times roll!