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La Posta

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Calle Uruguay, Entre Calle 47 y Calle 48 | A Un Lado de Hotel Waldorf Astoria, Panama City Bella Vista, Panama
+507 269-1076
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 215
    Excellent
  • 140
    Very good
  • 53
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Elegant

Fantastic nouvelle cuisine and impeccable service. Always want to go back whenever we come into Panama City.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
Panama16
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Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Indio, California
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meals here. The food was outstanding, and the personal friendly service was especially appreciated. Quite a good value too. Can't go wrong for a really nice pleasant dinner.

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Mobile, Alabama, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Just spectacular food and nice new building. You need reservations to get in building if they don't know you.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

La Posta has moved and has lost its old place as a wonderful eating experience. The Corvina in parchment paper is still nicely done; however, the spaghetti and meat balls was horrific. Several people compared it to Chef Boyardee canned spaghetti and the meatballs were obviously reheated from a bag of frozen and were still cold. If you go in... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I was really excited to eat at this restaurant but walked right past it trying to find it. The yard is totally overgrown, no signage and no sign of life. Sadly this place is no longer.

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bicester
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140 reviews 140 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I don't know when the last reviewers went here but on 6th February it was definitely closed down with a sign on the gate referring creditors to The Market restaurant. They clearly have not closed down the online booking system but don't be misled as we were!

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Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Fantastic nouvelle cuisine and impeccable service. Always want to go back whenever we come into Panama City.

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

It has been two years since I visited this place. I had a good experience, and I still remember the food was very tasty. I had an octopus carpaccio that I still cannot get off my mind hahaha. The ambiance was nice, in a very traditional latin american house. And service was good, though I guess due to cultural differences... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The food was good the service was good. They should bring the employes from the market and teach them how to take care of customers

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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189 reviews 189 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Informal but smart dress. Outstanding fish, good wine list Never know who might be there and probably best to have a reservation. Night we were there a tv star was dining as were some of Panama's elite. If you own a white long sleeved guayabera shirt, wear it

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London
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91 reviews 91 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Only In Panama can you phone and make a booking one hour before and turn up to find it closed a few weeks ago! This is a disaster as the building was its charm. The food was good but without the atmosphere and character I worry about its future. I am informed it will open nearby sometime in January 2015,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Uruguay, Entre Calle 47 y Calle 48 | A Un Lado de Hotel Waldorf Astoria, Panama City Bella Vista, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 269-1076

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 60

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?