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Petit Paris

Galeria Marbella | In Front of Felipe Motta, Panama City, Panama
+507 391-8778
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Ranked #91 of 473 restaurants in Panama City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $19
Cuisines: Bakery, French, Mediterranean, Tea Room
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Description: French Restaurant, bakery and pastry shop with a feel at home atmosphere. Open from 7am to 10pm, Sundays from 7am to 8pm. Breakfast every morning with a large variety of breads, croissants and pastries. Daily lunch and dinner specials , light blend of mediterranean, french and latin american cuisine. Good wines and cocktails, happy hour everyday from 7to8pm, all sports availaible on tv. We have a great terrace available for our guests and we welcome everyone to visit us and enjoy the french bistro feeling in Panama. We cater to your events.
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Panama City, Panama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Very nice menu especially for dinner. The dishes are quite tasty with good presentation. The ambiance is much better inside and the service is good and friendly. The prices are average but not cheap. The bakery is average and the bread is alright, but definitely not authentic French patisserie that would transport you to Paris, but for Panama standards is... More

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PetitParisPma, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Petit Paris, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed. See you soon. More

Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Nice bakery with French pastry. They did a jolly good job inside. We actually preferred to sit outside despite the fact that there they still have to refurbish a lot to bring me to Paris. Mind you most Paris bakeries miss a good terras as well so they are in good company. The food is good, service is Panama level,... More

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Panama City
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121 reviews 121 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We were in a bit of a hurry and decided to sit down for a quick sandwich at Petit Paris. Unfortunately the food was bland and totally mediocre. I had a turkey sandwich, which had very little turkey on it and everything else was pretty tasteless. My husband had the roast beef, which was also really bland. It took quite... More

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PetitParisPma, Propriétaire at Petit Paris, responded to this review

Dear customer: Thank you very much for informing us all what happened in your last visit; whenever a friend of Petit Paris give us a comment we recognize it as a true wish to improve. To you and to each friends who write, thank you! Please don’t stop doing it; it’s our only way to get better. As we read... More

Tauranga, New Zealand
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This restaurant is located close to the financial district in the inner city. It was within walking distance of our hotel and we chose it for convenience. The food was tasty and they served a nicely cooked steak. The staff were pleasant and helpful. I would go back for a return visit.

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venice
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Found by accident two blocks from my hotel. Staff super friendly and manager spoke refreshingly good English as well as French and the local Spanish. He recommended a Brie salad that was un believable! Large fresh and great taste fusion. Had a crepe just like off the streets of Paris . Pastries looked wonderful in the case but we were... More

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Sudbury, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Buttery ham and cheese croissants, Apple turnovers, cinnamon buns, nice for a simple snack. Other's were having multi course meals that looked excellent. Great atmosphere, nice people, great value.

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Ventnor City, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

REstaurant was walking distance from the Panama Riu and was recommended to us by our tour guide. Ceasar salad, bruchetta and chicken special were all excellent. Service was also very good. Waiter spoke enough english to understand our order and was trying hard to improve.

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San Jose
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Had dinner there a couple of nights ago. I had the risotto, husband had the chicken florentine. Both meals were very tasty, a bit on the heavy side. Had the chocolate fondant which was described as a molten lava cake. It was very good and flavorful but was overcooked, therefore, no "lava" from the cake. Server was very attentive, which... More

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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

First visit had the ham and cheese croissant and my friend had a pastry. We both liked it. Went back a few days later and we both had the ham and cheese croissant and both ended up with upset stomachs. I liked the place, but can't recommend anywhere that makes you ill.

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Panama City, Panama
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

Purposefully taking a new route on my way back home from a calm, half-jog along the Cinta Costera I stuffed the front page of the newspaper in my pocket so I could enjoy reading it in a randim cafe. This one allured me right away. A cute balcony in a relatively not-so-transited street with a nice tarp for a bit... More

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