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Butterfly Cafe

14 Calle La Planta, El Valle de Anton 00000, Panama
+507 6062-3131
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
8 Feb 2017
“This place is closed”
27 Sep 2015
“Beautiful surroundings, great food!”
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
14 Calle La Planta, El Valle de Anton 00000, Panama
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

We arrived looking forward to a nice coffee after the winding road trip up the valley. Unfortunately Restaurant has closed and the Owner has left. Seems permitting was a challenge. Location would have been great adjacent to butterfly haven.

Thank Luv2BAwayFromHome
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This cafe is now under new management and had a new name. It's called Lion's Rose and its run by Joey from Canada. The cafe is in a garden right beside the butterfly reserve. It's a beautiful place to come for lunch. This cafe only...More

Thank Chrissy D
Reviewed 23 September 2015

New restaurant management - trying very hard to please. You sit and relax in comfort and still get a good view of the butteerflys

Thank TimR4444
Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

Situated beside the Butterfly Show is a wonderful outdoor Lunch and Coffee Shop. With a menu of fresh smoothies, home made soups, salads, sandwiches and wonderful desserts. On our visit we had melon smoothies made from watermelon, cantaloupe and canary melon was very tastey and...More

1  Thank cepage1ca
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Butterfly Cafe serves great healthy food, all made right there. Erin who runs it is a warm, wonderful person. Would definitely go back but, it will be under new management in March as Erin is returning to the USA.

1  Thank PaulWorksHard
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

Just came back to our hotel from a day tour to El Valle. Caffe butterfly is a very nice spot, especially in such a remote location. Very good atmosphere, very good coffee and cakes ( they serve also food but we were not hungry). Very...More

Thank Shukisagy
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

Very welcoming, children friendly, healthy menu. Well worth the visit and right next door to butterfly house. For sure i will go back.

1  Thank Alan B
Reviewed 25 October 2014

Do yourself a favor and drop by the Butterfly Cafe (Cafe Mariposa) if you happen to visit El Valle de Anton in Panama. The outdoor setting is tranquil and relaxing, the food extremely good, and the conversations even better. My wife and I had the...More

Thank TheTwoHerrons
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We loved the food and the setting but the wonderful hostess Erin really made our experience amazing. We went for breakfast (remember that they OPEN at 10am so anything earlier and you should plan to see the Butterfly Museum). We were in bit of a...More

1  Thank BethanyNOLA
Reviewed 27 July 2014

We have visited the Mariposa Cafe on many occasions during our 3 month stay in El Valle. Have had Sunday brunch, lunch and snacks. Everything has been wonderful - fresh and homemade. My favorites have been French Toast casseroles, a wonderful Corn Chowder and Frittatas....More

1  Thank LovinColorado33315
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19 February 2015|
Response from Jon O | Property representative |
Steve and Sally, Yes it's available yet. Jon 6062 3131
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09:00 - 16:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Calle La Planta, El Valle de Anton 00000, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Cocle Province  >  El Valle de Anton
  • Phone Number: +507 6062-3131
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