We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Restaurante Barko

$$
Seafood, International, Central American, Bar
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Isla Perico, Amador Causeway, Panama City 55-0555 paitilla, Panama
507 3140000
Website
Friday
Closed
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Tue 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Restaurante barKo, Amador. Enjoy our International Menu with a Panamanian...
Restaurante barKo, Amador. Enjoy our International Menu with a Panamanian Style in a modern and comfortable ambiance in front of the sea. Youll find a variety of Appetizers to share, Fresh Fish and Shellfish, Seafood and Meats which come served with pleasent and detailed Service, who comfortably help you select among our Coctails and Wines. We specialize in Corporate Events, Meetings & Family Celebrations with a vast array of Personalized Menues. We are Open Every Day>>> Welcome and Buen Provecho….
read more
Good for:
Large groups
Scenic view

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 74 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
nice place to eat and have a beer

Food was good. Nice place to eat and have a drink while watching the activity on the causeway. Service was slow, but food was good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
bluezman4
,
Winnipeg, Canada
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Scenic view
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
Add Photo Write a Review

74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Winnipeg, Canada
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Food was good. Nice place to eat and have a drink while watching the activity on the causeway. Service was slow, but food was good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rehoboth, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

My husband and I had the Garlic Shrimp with Caesar salad and we both thought it was very good. The place was empty, like others have said, but I'm not sure why. The location is good, though construction is marring the city view, the décor is pleasant and the service prompt. I had an excellent drink - the lycheetini, a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
England
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

We heard some good comments about this place. When we got there, we were put off by how empty it was and the very bare and basic decoration. We decided to give it a try and don't regret it. The ceviche is amazing. The service was first class.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Food was good, but not special. Ceviche was very good, however. No real atmosphere or view. Service was ok. Yes, the two girls were riding bicycles in the dining area. It wasn't a problem since the place was practically empty. I would return to other restaurants before going back to this one.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Peachtree City, Georgia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This restaurant is not to be missed. There were six in our party, everyone ordered a different entree and it was all well-prepared and delicious. I was disappointed that an appetizer I wanted to try was not available.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We stayed on the Amadour Causeway the week between Christmas and New Year and had dinner at Barko three times. It was so delicious (you HAVE to try the ceviche - all of them!), and the service was very good. There is a language barrier if you don't speak Spanish, but the staff tried very hard (as did we) to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Maple Grove, Minnesota, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We dined here 3 times during our 7 day stay. The staff was accommodating, the atmosphere relaxing, and the food was very good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alton, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

The location is great with a nice view of the Panama city skyline. The food was good and the prices were good, about $30.00 per person. The service was good. The only negative was that a short distance down the street is a restaurant named Bucanero's that is much better. Check out my rating of it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This is a superb location at the begginning of Isla Perico. Expansive and somewhat romantic in a location that would normally offer a good view. Currently there is construction so the views are being purposely limited. The food was surprisingly good and the service was adequate The issue? They allowed 2 young girls to ride their bicycles inside the restaurant... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phenix City, Alabama
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The food and location for this restaurant is amazing!! I ate there last Monday and I can say that it was amazing food. The location is perfect as it over looks Panama City and a Marina!! I had the 3 Pepper Tuna and it was great!! The only draw back is the service is a little slow but this restaurant... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Restaurante Barko also viewed

Panama City, Panama Province
 
Panama City, Panama Province
Panama City, Panama Province
 

Been to Restaurante Barko? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Isla Perico, Amador Causeway, Panama City 55-0555 paitilla, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: 507 3140000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 30
  • Cuisine: Seafood, International, Central American, Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Scenic view

Description

Restaurante barKo, Amador. Enjoy our International Menu with a Panamanian Style in a modern and comfortable ambiance in front of the sea. Youll find a variety of Appetizers to share, Fresh Fish and Shellfish, Seafood and Meats which come served with pleasent and detailed Service, who comfortably help you select among our Coctails and Wines. We specialize in Corporate Events, Meetings & Family Celebrations with a vast array of Personalized Menues. We are Open Every Day>>> Welcome and Buen Provecho….
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Restaurante Barko staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?