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Avenida Central Al Lado de la Policia Turistica Al Frente Del Ministerios de Gracia y Justicia | Av Central 7, Panama City 00000, Panama
+507 228-9495
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“ropa vieja” (28 reviews)
“plantains” (30 reviews)
“ceviche” (46 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American
££ - £££
Avenida Central Al Lado de la Policia Turistica Al Frente Del Ministerios de Gracia y Justicia | Av Central 7, Panama City 00000, Panama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you down in the old town this is a great place to stop in and have an authentic Panama lunch. I had the traditional roast suckling pig and it was delicious. The local beer was cold and the service was great. Plus with all...More

Thank mjbinkc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I normally never write negative reviews, but this one deserves one. Can be we had a bad day, or the chef did, but regardless we did not have a good experience. The staff was fairly friendly, but the food was poor. Overcooked and tasteless.

Thank Jacobnielsen45963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour guide brought us here for lunch and all 17 of us had nothing but great things to say about the meals. Will make it a point to go back if ever in Panama again. I personally had a stuffed chicken with plantain inside...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had amazing food and the service was some of he best I've ever had. Great attention to detail. Highly recomm do the Ropa Vieja dish.

Thank Nathan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is the best option for panamanian food in the old town, their versions of typical plates are delicious

Thank SAFE T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Basic tourist restaurant with spotty service. The fried plantain were deep fried and rather dry. The local stew was tasty but rather heavy on the tripe.

Thank MNgopherskier
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The "traditional roast suckling pig" was so bad I could not eat it. I think it had been cooked and reheated long before I was served.

Thank gemini2803
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This place is perfect if you want to know how is the local culture in Panama! The food was great and the drinks are excellent! Try the local beer, diablicos drink and sancocho!!! IS A MUST GO!

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoy very much Panamanian music. So, when I asked, there are two places that people tell you to go, if you want to see Panamanian Dances. This place was recommended because it had a show with the most variety of dances. The restaurant is...More

Thank WorldTvl15
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It was my birthday party of 9 and they were awesome. Our table was ready when we got there, the waiters were awesome could not do enough to make sure we had what we wanted. We lucked out and had entertainment as the day b4...More

Thank MG1Marilyn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Central Al Lado de la Policia Turistica Al Frente Del Ministerios de Gracia y Justicia | Av Central 7, Panama City 00000, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 228-9495
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The Old Town of the City of Panama is not just history, it is a place to taste different types of foods and drinks, plus enjoy music and shows varied that every day offers something different in each place both day and in the hours night. Walking along the ancient streets of stone on Central Avenue will find the typical Panamanian food at Restaurant Diablicos, with a huge picture of popular character who becomes the host, offers Panamanian folkloric shows live presentation vary, they can enjoy with delicious food.
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