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Barracuda

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Calle Tercera, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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10:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My family and I decided to try this place after the restaurant we wanted was closed. We went on a Thursday night and the place was really busy, there were only 3 people working in the entire place (the chef, the waiter, and the bar). We had to wait about an hour and it felt like eternity because we were... More 

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Thank backpackergirl_99
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The food was very yummy and the view was amazing. All parts of the meal were delicious. Service was a little slow but that is normal Bocas. Pricing was also reasonable.

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Thank Charlotte G
Oroville, Washington
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Many  Bocas town cafes  include Italian items on their menus. Pasta cooked to perfection by the Italian chef owner or her son you'll find at only one - the dock side Barracuda. Ours was pasta carbonara prepared in olive oil, not cream, al dente and divine.

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Thank vicki616
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The service was abysmal. Ordering drinks (in spanish) during happy hour was too difficult for the waitress to comprehend. The waitress was incredibly rude. The food was ok, but all vegetables were cold. One member of our party didn't even receive his food, but it was on the bill. They couldn't make change for my twenty something dollar meal from... More 

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Thank Karmen G
Panama
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

The restaurant has amazing food, good quality and very nice ambient. Stefania treated us excellent! We certainly will come back!

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Thank martinzoller
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213 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

Located in a deck over the caribean beach, it serves very good seafood. Very good ceviches and barracuda fish prepared in a local way (with rice and fried banana). i saw a starfish and a ray meanwhile I was eating... pretty amazing.

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Thank Rodrigo C
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

... and really cool staff. We had two grande pizzas. At $14-16 each, we had nothing to complain about - the best pizzas we had in 10 days bicycling around Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. The staff were pleasant, cool and helpful, and the atmosphere was lovely. The terrace looks over the harbour, and the music was not too loud... More 

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Thank D K
Hampton
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127 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Really tasty homemade local food love the lasagna and the pasta carbonara. Service was very good and right on the water

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Thank flycatcher06
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

We stopped there multiple times - great food and cocktails. Lunch and dinner alike very good and extremely nice staff.

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Thank Yeschick
Miami
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

Been to Bocas twice in the last year and always eat here. Great food. I always eat the local fish and its pretty gourmet

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Thank Marc B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tercera, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bocas Town

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?