The best restaurants in Panama


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Oak Restaurant

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Best restaurants in Panama OAK is an exclusive restaurant with its own essence and personality that features the successful cuisine of renowned international chef Avi Barak, owner of Rimonim Catering. His proposal intertwines both Mediterranean and Latin American techniques and flavours in a versatile and innovative fusion that seeks to combine ingredients from both worlds. Chef Avi’s... More info

La Fabrica

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Nightlife in Panama La Fabrica is an authentic brewery and gastro bar whose originality lies in the craftsmanship of practically all its gastronomic offer, from the varied beers that supply the creative handmade siphons, to the bread that is baked daily with its own stamp to design a simple and entertaining menu where the original flavors and ingredients made at home are reflected in each of th... More info

La Negra Tomasa

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Best restaurants in Panama Welcome and enjoy in the peacefulnes of home atmosphere! Differents spaces are designed to make feel at home. A warm welcome and an authentic smile, a simple decoration and delicious food: Welcome to La Negra Tomasa! The outside The outside is perfect for share with friends during the warm nights. Feel the wind and feel the city. Homemade All their p... More info

Donde Jose

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Restaurants in Panama **** Donde Jose Restaurant is currently closed, there is a new exiting project coming up from thier team please stay tuned for new opening date.**** Rescue traditions and ingredients; Donde Jose works with the local products, with the endemic one, innovating in each dish and each menu, contributing to the definition of the Panamanian identity The restaurant Donde Jos... More info

Tomillo restaurant

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Best restaurants in Panama ***Tomillo is moving to San francisco area in Panama. New gastronomic zone of the city. Stay tune for further information about new opening date*** In Old Town is Tomillo Panama, a restaurant that stands out for its casual and romantic atmosphere, with a terrace that evokes slow times and that undoubtedly is accompanied by the best gastronomic experience in the... More info

5inco Panama

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Restaurants in Panama The chef, Roberto Richa is a Panamanian descendant of Lebanese and Spanish. 5inco is an urban cuisine restaurant, casual but with a twist, a touch of the chef. Local products are used, and they are fused with some typical of other countries, it can be said that it is a Panamanian urban cuisine fused with the world's cuisine, as is the case of grilled Octopus or &n... More info

Los Años Locos

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Best restaurants in Panama Los Años locos is a great steakhouse that offers an alternative environment to their guests with lively atmosphere,exclusive dishes and great selection of international wines. All this, together with excellent customer service they will make sure you have a really pleasant time.  The restaurant Los Años Locos offers international cuisine with an Argentine st... More info

Lazotea Restaurant & Rooftop

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Nightlife in Panama and Restaurants in Panama Lazotea, it's definitely passion for food, music and drinks!  In the Old Town of Panama City, you will find one of the best places to visit in the country. Lazotea is an exclusive restaurant and Rooftop that offers all its visitors a distinctive gastronomic experience, ambience and unparalleled views of the city's Skyline. You can en... More info

The Fish Market

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Best restaurants in Panama The Fish Market opened in Panama 8 years ago, becoming immediately a place you could not stop visiting. This restaurant positioned itself firmly in the best lists of restaurants in the city and has been named in different international media including Forbes magazine as one of the best places to go downtown in America. Since then, The Fish Market has reinvented its... More info

Mestizo Restaurant

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Best restaurants in Panama  Visit the Mestizo Restaurant for a wonderful culinary experience! Within an upscale yet cozy atmosphere, Mestizo's menu fuses modern Panamanian gourmet cuisine with Mediterranean touches. Mestizo, meaning mix of Indian, European and African, offers these cultural influences mixed with international flavors. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  ... More info

Juana Tranquila Taqueria Divertida

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Best restaurants in Panama Authentic Mexican food in an environment full of color, warmth and friendliness. Here you live and breathe Mexico. In Juana Tranquila Taqueria Divertida they prepare their own tortillas with original Aztec ingredients and they have truly special dishes in their menu. Huevos rancheros, tlalpeno broth, pozole, Vallarta salad, chicken with mole poblano, wire, and the wel... More info

Lost Urban Beach Club

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Nightlife in Panama Who says there is no beach in Panama City?! Fall in love with the pink sky ... lose yourself in your thoughts ... relax with an amazing sunset. Some beautiful roads can not be discovered without getting 'Lost' Nestled in the heart of the JW Marriott, the Lost Urban Beach Club is a unique place. An urban beach covered with a sand where you can relax on colou... More info

La Vespa Vista Mare

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Best restaurants in Panama La Vespa Ristorante Vista Mare is an exclusive restaurant provided with a privileged location in front of Panama’s Bay. This amazing place allows you to live an unparalleled gastronomic experience on their outdoor terrace where you will appreciate unique views of the Pacific Ocean. In its wide spaces, the contrast of the contemporary with a modern and simple styl... More info

Nazca 21

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Best restaurants in Panama Nazca 21 is a family kitchen, with touches of high qulity ingredients and fair prices, offering a menu adapted to all tastes with the most emblematic characteristics of the famous Peruvian gastronomy. The first thing you notice when entering Nazca 21 is that they look at you, there is always someone attentive to help you, looking after you, and making sure you eat ... More info

The Strangers Club

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Best nightlife in Panama Convinced of the opportunities present in the night-life scene, they pooled together their savings and, along with two local Panamanian partners, began working on a concept for a cocktail bar that would bring their expertise in hospitality to the local market. The Strangers Club opened at the end of June 2017 in the Casco Viejo neighborhood of Panama City. The name i... More info

Azul Pool Bar & Grill in JW Marriott Hotel

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Best restaurants in Panama Azul Poll Bar & Grill Restaurant is located on the 13th floor of the newly branded hotel JW Marriott Panama in Punta Pacifica, offering not only one of the most amazing views of Panama Bay and the Pacific Ocean to relax by the pool, but also a charming menu that features some lighter healthy options and a little bit of everything to suit the customers’... More info

Barcelona Restaurant in in JW Marriott Hotel

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Best restaurant in Panama Barcelona is the main restaurant of the hotel JW Marriott panama that features an international cuisine with Panamanian touches for both breakfast and lunch; as well as the ideal place to hold privet events during the evening on the spectacular outdoor terrace. In Barcelona’s kitchen, everyday countless dishes are created, each with its own essence and personality... More info

Inedito Rooftop Lounge

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Restaurants in Panama Inedito is the one of the best Rooftop Lounge Bars in Panama located in a privileged environment within the exclusive Balboa Boutiques. They have great size rooftop lounge, located on the second level where you can see the best views of the Bay of Panama City and an mazing sunset. It has a view that not only presents as a true oasis of Panama City, but also of... More info

Buenaventura Puntarena Beach Club

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Restaurants in Panama Located just a few steps from the sea, and in the heart of Puntarena, it is the perfect place to relax and have fun in the pool with your friends and family. You can also delight yourself with the exquisite food offered at the restaurant and enjoy a refreshing drink or a cocktail at the bar. Puntarena Beach Club offers an event hall that is perfect for weddings, special... More info

Buco Pollo

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Best restaurants in Panama Try excellent roasted chicken marinated in spices with good companions. Without a doubt one of the best roast chickens in Panama! New proposal from panamanian Chef Felipe Milanes, his version for Roasted Chicken, a flavor marinated with spices then roasted and finished on the grill. It has a variety of side dishes and sauces, specially the 'Yuca al Mojo' and '... More info

Hooch

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Nightlife in Panama Drinks, Food, and Games, a new concept of mixology in Panama.  Hooch offers the best of rock in Panama. With an excellent service, live music and a lot of rock atmosphere from the 70s, 80s and 90s. OPENING HOURS: Sunday -  Monday: CLOSED Tuesday - Saturday: 17:00 - 00:00 ... More info

Beat Burger Joint

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Restaurant in Panama - Best Burgers in Panama City These are different type of hamburgers, full of great flavours. The atmosphere in the restaurant is laid back and relaxed, you get to see how they prepare the food during its preparation. They use specialy selected type of meats that are succulent and very flavorful. The bacon and the pastrami make a perfect combination with meat, ... More info

Praia Panama

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Best restaurants in Panama Praia Fish and Drink is one of the few beach restaurants to have retained its original authenticity, embracing a laid-back and non-pretentious vibe with world-class traditional food, professional service, and incredible seaside panoramic views.  Praia Fish and Drink is an idyllic hotspot that has built its outstanding reputation on traditional Panamanian cuisi... More info

Esa Flaca Rica

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Best restaurants in Panama - Best Burgers in Panama Concept creation of 'Esa Flaca Rica', was born from the need to have fun and create more informal food proposal. Miranda was already working 7 years with fine dining business model and needed some “rock and roll in his life”. His home town was in a need of a “fast food” supply his passion to serve, and well, after nights of i... More info

La Maestra restaurant

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Best restaurants in Los Santos, Panama On November 2015, the restaurant LA MAESTRA opened on Avenida Pablo Arosemena, in the neighborhood of Punta Fogon. Since then success has accompanied them, and during the week and especially on weekends it is full. The place is something different in Las Tablas. It is a place of contemporary design. Its interior and exterior walls are decorated with murals... More info

Casa Escondida

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Best restaurants in Panama The Casa Escondida restaurant has a mystical atmosphere, the fact of being located in a large house in San Francisco, surrounded by vegetation, impregnates an extra pleasure to the daily homage of your good table. Delicious food. Croquette with beef, fish and chips, Moka Cookie, bitrout ceviche and also many tasty and  vegeterian options on the menu. To a... More info

The Bristol Hotel - Salsipuedes Restaurant

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Best restaurants in Panama At Bristol Panama you can find the unique  Salsipuedes Panama restaurant. This is where the culture, gastronomy and vitality of the Panamanian people is celebrated in every detail. The restaurant has an exquisite variety of Panamanian gourmet cuisine, using quality products, an impressive presentation and impeccable service that combin... More info

Caffe per Due

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Restaurants in Panama Run by Italians, you can't go wrong at this neighborhood pizza spot. Per Due also offers pasta and salads as well as delicious homemade desserts. Grab a personal size pizza and sit in the quiet patio in the back or enjoy the thin crust and flavors. Opening Hours: Monday - Closed Tuesday - Saturday -  9AM–10PM Sunday - 9:30AM–10PM... More info

El Ancla

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El Ancla is a Restaurant located in Pedasi, Playa del Toro on the beach. Where you can enjoy various beach activities and the Pacific Ocean. We offer food from the sea. Fish and seafood in season! The signature dish is the best tuna steak burger. smoothies  of tropical fruits, drinks, soft drinks and author's shots   everyone is welcome Opening hours Thursday to Sunday: 12... More info

El Mercadito Biologico

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Restaurants in Panama - Best restaurants in panama for vegans The Biological Market is a mini market specialized in organic and fresh products ideal for anyone who likes to lead a healthy and sustainable life. They are aware of the quality and origin of the products that are related to organic food, preferably organic. They also have an organic deli type cafeteria, with very delicious and he... More info

La Vespa Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

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Best Restaurants in Panama Welcome the gastronomic proposal of La Vespa Ristorante & Cocktail Bar, which is to have the best pizza made according to the ancient Italian tradition. Located in the area of ​​Obarrio, they also offer delicious dishes of Mediterranean cuisine that are born from the hand of their amazing chef Rino and the whole team, who with a unique attention s... More info

Fonda Lo Que Hay

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Restaurants in Panama Fonda Lo Que Hay is totally informal, chilled, friendly and very good, tasty food!  The food: delicious & unique. The staff very friendly & home atmosphere Lo Que Hay Under rudimentary metal structures, open plan kitchen and industrial design, located in the middle of the sidewalks of Calle 12 Este, you can find the popular restaurant Lo Que Hay. This... More info

Intimo Restaurant

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Intimo restaurant dedicates themselve to a kitchen of 'Local Produce' - where our menus demonstrate the diversity of the seasons that are found in our region.   Their work with a philosophy called 90/10, where 90% of produces comes directly from local farmers. Intimo purpose is to create an importance for local farmers by respecting the work, produce, and traditio... More info

Panga Restaurant

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Restaurants in Panama Chef Andres Morataya specializes in endemic foods, he believes in using the surroundings as a main source of inspiration and ingredients. He is also passionate about ancestral cooking techniques in modern day culinary applications. His experience ranges from being priave chef to the Prince of Liechtenstein to now owning his flag restaurant and New York Time... More info

Makoto Restaurant

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Restaurants in Panama Chef Makoto Okuwa has developed his own take on Japanese cuisine, where traditional Edomae-Sushi meets innovative flair. Chef Makoto’s introduction to the intricacies of Japanese cooking, especially sushi, began in his hometown of Nagoya, Japan. At the age of 15, Makoto began an apprenticeship with Sushi Master Makoto Kumazaki; his study continued under the tutelage o... More info

Restaurante Alamar

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Best restaurants in Panama The name 'Panama' means 'abundance of fish', and the Playa Reina area offers some of the most abundant fishing waters in the entire region. Panama also offers a wide variety of tropical fruits and fresh vegetables, with a rich culinary heritage. AlaMAR offers a unique atmosphere facing the sea and in front of the swimming pool, in a comfortable and beautiful enviro... More info

Pescao Restaurant

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Best restaurants in Panama At the restaurant Pescao at the Hotel Santa Catalina, their philosophy is always to offer guests the healthiest food, using local organic products when they are available, with a flavor that satisfies the soul, through the typical Panamanian seafood dishes with a tropical gourmet touch. In a comfortable and beautiful environment facing the sea. It is very com... More info

Marula Restaurant

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Best restaurants in Panama THE CULINARY EXPERIENCE OF PANAMA Marula opened its doors in 2016, providing an innovative gastronomic experience where fusion cuisine interweaves perfectly with a proposal of author resulting in a self-described 'travelling kitchen'. Marula Restaurant has conquered the palate of avid diners, who want to taste authentic local flavors and international recipes. ... More info

Mano de Tigre

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Best restaurants in Panama Meet the variety of dishes, drinks and cocktails that await you at Mano de Tigre. At the entrance door of CasaCasco is a delicious culinary proposal that will leave its mark in the Old Town and in Panama. A mixture of wild flavors that will catch you with their claws to delight those palates who seek adventure. Mano de Tigre is waiting for you to live the... More info

Nacion Sushi

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Best restaurants in Panama The colors, shapes, aromas and kindness of their servers, will guide you through a magical culinary journey where you can enjoy the most outstanding flavors of China, Thailand, Japan, Vietnam and other Southeast Asian countries in one place. At Nacion Sushi, located in Casa Casco,  their individuals share the same passion, offering a creative and surprising ga... More info

Tejas Restaurant in JW Marriott Hotel

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Best Restaurants in Panama Enjoy delightful flavors of Panama at Tejas Restaurant serving vibrant seafood dishes inspired by Latin American cuisine. Combining traditional recipes, innovative techniques and local ingredients, their chef's prepare truly unique creations. After many years in the local market fulfilling costumers; the restaurant Tejas, located at the JW Marriott Hotel Panama, ha... More info

Caliope

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Best restaurants in Panama Caliope restaurant of signature and international fusion cuisine with a selection of premium wines and cocktails, where guests can enjoy an open kitchen and live the experience of preparing gourmet dishes in front of their eyes. In this restaurant they offer a unique culinary experience as dishes are prepared with mostly local ingredients. Chef Martino Pace togethe... More info

Riesen Restaurant

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Restaurants in Panama Riesen restaurant  is a contemporary Panamanian restaurant that seeks to rescue tradition and patriotism for the Creole. In the three years of the restaurant our menu has been based on the endemic product of local micro producers. Located in one of the most historic residences of El Cangrejo, Calle D, house # 16. Risen restaurant provide a warm and welcoming s... More info

Casa Blanca

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Best restaurants in Panama Casa Blanca is located in the heart of the old city center of panama. This restaurant was founded in 2005 and since that date they have brought great ethnic mixes or the typical food of the Pacific and Caribbean. Casa Blanca is an urban restaurant decorated in a rustic style that fits in perfectly with its surroundings. They offer their clients with a wide variety ... More info

Tantalo Hotel & Restaurant

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Best boutique hotels and restaurnats in Panama Tantalo is the first artistic boutique hotel in Panama, with 10 rooms designed by local and international artists, a restaurant characterized by a Panamanian-international fusion style menu of tapas to share and a rooftop with one of the best views of the city. They open their doors in 2012 pioneering new standards of art, hospitality,... More info

Azahar Panama

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Restaurants in Panama Haute cuisine at its finest, signature cuisine of Western European style with important Asian influences. From the underground, only for good understanding, the restaurant is hidden behind a small florist shop. When crossing a cold room door that appears to be a flower fridge, there is an imposing restaurant with the best view of Panama City. Wide spaces, pastel colors,... More info

Tio Navaja

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Restaurants in Panama Real foodies menu, you can not settle on just 2 dishes, they are all so good. Great ceviche fresh products, fusion flavors. Perfect atmosphere and very chill vibes, great music and awesome people.... More info

Casa Tua

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Restaurants in Panama Casa Tua is an Italian restaurant located in San Francisco. This small restaurant will make you feel like you are dinning at home, mostly because the food is so good that it feels like a home cooked meal.... More info

Agliorosso-modern Italian Food

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Best italian restaurants in Panama This fusion concept was born out of 4 different ideas that wanted to generate something different. The modern kitchen of AGLIO ROSSO, works from a deep love to the flavors and traditions of the Italian Gastronomy. This is why their food and pastas are home made, with the special recipe. A Italian food restaurant, which could be everything, less trad... More info

Azafran

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Restaurants in Panama Azafran is a gastronomic restaurant based on the envioronment that surrounds us where their chef based their dishes on the market kitchen. Philosophy where thedaily product defines our dishes, using local ingredients.  They keep bistronomy as a concept both in the environment and in our way of understanding gastronomy, where we do not put rules at the time of estab... More info

Restaurante Hikaru

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Restaurants in Panama Hikaru Restaurant It is a meeting place for family and friends with an authentic Japanese atmosphere in Panama City, characterized by offering gastronomic dishes with a traditional Japanese flavor, providing impeccable attention making all customers feel at home.... More info

La Chiva Gourmet Panama

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Restaurants in Panama Since La Chiva Gourmet opened has transformed the 'Foodtruck' concept in Panama by offering a modern and flavorful proposal, with an exclusive menu that features a variety of burgers, including: Porky, Taquillera, Pechugona and the famous Chomba, with delicious ingredients and the most original combinations that will simply amaze you. La Chiva Burger, this delicious cre... More info

Aki Sushi Bar & Japanese Kitchen

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Best Asian restaurants in Panama Aki is, by all measures, a Japanese restaurant. It offers Japanese, tapas style plates, with a variety of sake and sake cocktails. Their sushi rolls aren’t your conventional fare, there is distinct Panamanian influence to their menu which will have your tastebuds thanking you! For example, one of their offerings is a sushi roll with sweet plaintain, crab, t... More info

Gentile Cafe Gourmet

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Restaurants in Panama Gentile Café Gourmet, is the ideal place to enjoy a great variety of international dishes, prepared with the highest quality standards, prepared in a gourmet style with the differentiating touch of its Chef Glenda Gentile, who takes care of every detail to highlight the most delicious flavors. exotic for the most select palates.... More info

Barrio Pizza

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Best restaurants in Panama Proud of the quality of their ingredients: Barrio Pizza begins with its base: a light dough made with only flour, yeast, water and salt; its San Marzano tomato-based sauce; mozzarella cheese, and to give it that unique texture, the pizza spends only 90 seconds in the oven.   At Barrio Pizza they know the importance of taking care of detail; this is why each in... More info

Pisco Moon

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Restaurants in Panama Pisco Moon Peruvian`s Cuisine is the latest creation of renowned chef Milenko Scepanovic, who offer Peruvian signature cuisine prepared with the best-quality and freshness ingredients, many of then imported directly from Peru and others meticulously selected from local suppliers to ensure an unfortogettable dining experience in a versatile and friendly environment that all... More info

Avantika Restaurante

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Restaurants in Panama Serving authentic & contemporary Thai cuisine, complete with gluten free & vegan options, Avantika guests a true culinary taste of Thailand’s vast gastronomic culture, outstanding hospitality & unparalleled ambience. With a large indoor dining area, open air terrace and extensive wine & cocktail lists, Avantika the premier destination for celebrations,... More info

Santa Rita

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Restaurants in Panama The fusion of the old and the new world united through two great representatives of both continents. El Tapeo Español and Parrilla Argentina with a select wine list. The menu has been designed to surprise diners both in the love of the preparation of the dishes and their prices, with a menu of Spanish tapas and good grill in sight. Its name is due to LAS VERANERAS, a flo... More info

Brutto

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Restaurants in Panama Located in the epicenter of Central America and the Caribbean, in the growing city of Panama, Brutto is located. With a vanguard culinary proposal where world trends converge under a concept of food to share. Unparalleled atmosphere that will help transport you to one of the most cosmopolitan environments of the city, under a chic urban concept inspired by Maestro Gio P... More info

Dainer 16

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Best comfort food in Panama Dainer 16 is the first restaurant with brunch menu all day. They serve breakfast at night or hamburgers by day to satisfy your desires of comfort food at any time. In addition, you can spend some time relaxing with your friends and enjoy our wide selection of national, artisanal and international beers. The itinerary includes the Chicken & waffles and the clas... More info

Wall Street

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Best restaurants in Panama City Wall Street Bar & Kitchen is an original concept that seeks to create an interactive atmosphere among customers though a dynamic bar where the price of cocktails and drinks fluctuate according to the demand of the bar's stock market, paired with a culinary proposal focused on an international cuisine combined with essence of rich local gastronomy. The ambi... More info