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Up in the Hill - Coffee Shop & Organic Farm

Old Bank | Hill Above Marina, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
+507 6607-8962
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“truffles” (23 reviews)
“brownie” (59 reviews)
“fruit” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Old Bank | Hill Above Marina, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner there and it was amazingly good! they adapted it for the vegans and the staff was really friendly! totally worth the short hike up there!

Thank Annabananasch
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A nice, bit wild journey to get there: we drank cold coffee and had a brownie! Deeeeeelicious :) there's also a nice view from the outside toilet hihi

Thank Nina D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Coffee is great gorgeous view on the trail up and while tasting g the yummy truffles and brownies all organic and delicious. Great host

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Also the fruitjuice, bananacake, coffee and tea are perfect. But most of all the people are very nice and hospitable.

Thank lunavs
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We hiked the hill to go to Wizards beach and ended up detour to Up on The Hill. We stopped for a cold drink and stayed the afternoon enjoying the flavours (truffles) and chocolate coconut milk. Good chat with other travelers and the owner

Thank Alfredo A
Reviewed 21 June 2017

amazing organic food, chill ambience and eclectic owners. here is something else I will say to reach the 100 characters. But really, UIH is the perfect addition after a day in the beach.

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 2 June 2017

My friends and I visited Up in the Hill while vacationing at Red Frog Beach. We hiked from Red Frog (~2.5mi one way) through the jungle. It was quite an adventure, but totally worth it! Just to note, this is a very organic, self-sustaining business....More

Thank shammock2713
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The best experience we had in Panama! We went for a 2 hour tour. Javier was a great guide, so passionate and showed us around the farm. After the tour, Javiers wife served different snacks. Very delicious and interesting to taste. Be aware that the...More

Thank Annette_Petersen
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This was a highlight of our trip and Javier and his wife could not have been more friendly and knowledgeable. We had an incredible tour and then finished with a tasting of many unique & delicious fruits, coconut and chocolate items. This place is a...More

Thank Katharine H
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We A Group of four have been up in the Hill just for a Snack on the Way to wizard beach. The Cacao food is excellent, the Shop is a little excenntric, But a nice Place in Nature to relax for a few Moments. We...More

Thank kire123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Bank | Hill Above Marina, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Bastimentos
  • Phone Number: +507 6607-8962
A 15 min walk up from the town of old bank on bastimentos will take you to us. We have a small organic farm, shop and coffee shop, pure chocolate and natural body products are made here from the farm.
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