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Cabeza Einstein Via Argentina | El Cangrejo, Panama City, Panama
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
In response to inpanamafornow's review of 5/28/2011

The chairs have been replaced, you no longer "recline" (&, yes, they were AWFUL). Plus, all the tables have also been replaced (including on the balcony). The password for WiFi is readily available when you order your food - it's often displayed in plain sight & I agree that in the past it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Hopeful_Jubilado
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Cleveland, OH & El Cangrjeo, Panama
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cleveland, OH & El Cangrjeo, Panama
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

The chairs have been replaced, you no longer "recline" (&, yes, they were AWFUL). Plus, all the tables have also been replaced (including on the balcony). The password for WiFi is readily available when you order your food - it's often displayed in plain sight & I agree that in the past it wasn't & some order-takers would have to... More 

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Chitre, Panama
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The New York Bagel Café… Friends informed us of this wonderful café. Located directly in front of the Einstein Head statue and just off of Via Argentina in the El Cangrejo district of Panama City. We were overwhelmed from the first moment we walked in the door here. The sultry aroma of fresh baked bagels immediately surrounds you. We were... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

If you are missing the New York bagel, there you will find the best with huge variety of toppings and flavors in a casual style place. Enjoy

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Zoetermeer, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We ate here twice and i love the place and the food: wholegrain bagels (wen you are in time) and pineapple juice (when you are in time). Service might be somewhat iffy but you can kill time with the free Internet haha.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

New York bagels are excellent and there is the largest assortment in Panama. They have great breakfast dishes, even a lox bagel sandwich with a side of thick bacon. The lunch selections are big and tasty. Great coffee, endless refills. If you have a problem with your Apple product, here is the place all the experts hang out. I cannot... More 

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Panama City, Panama
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

It does have a comfortable feel to it, with wifi and music which I thought was fine (including the Mongolian throat-singing). I enjoyed my club bagel, when it arrived, about 30 minutes after ordering, reasonably priced. I know many people appreciate this cafe, but we found that the service was not up to par, needs some shoring up if they... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Is a great place to meet global travelers. Lots of Spanish students here from the school. Bagels was a great idea and owner Jon from NY started that 6 years ago.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I have to say, I really enjoy the food here! Visited this place a few times and it has yet to disappoint. Their breakfast burrito was delicious and easily as good (if not better) than anything found in the US. The bagels are very good and the staff is generous with the plain cream cheese. The bagel sandwich with egg... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

In many travellers blogs I've read that New York Bagel is a good place to meet other ex pats. While we saw not one, we were happy with the food, although not an inexpensive as we were hoping. Food prices are much the same as any North American city. The quality was good, I recommend the Huevos Rancheros - YUM!... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great bagels, great Tex-Mex, great burgers, great free Internet, great coffee! They also have outdoor seating for smokers, which a enjoy an occasional cigar.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cabeza Einstein Via Argentina | El Cangrejo, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?