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Ego y Narciso

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Between Bolivar Square and 3rd St, Panama City, Panama
5072622045
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 59
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  • 53
    Very good
  • 21
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  • 4
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great seafood restaurant.

Ego y Narciso has outdoor and indoor seating. The outdoor seating on the square is in my opinion nicer as you then can enjoy all the things happening on the square with different musicians performing and some vendors of touristic items passing by. Great seafood. Superb ceviche and really good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Olle O
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Stockholm, Sweden
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Stockholm, Sweden
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249 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Ego y Narciso has outdoor and indoor seating. The outdoor seating on the square is in my opinion nicer as you then can enjoy all the things happening on the square with different musicians performing and some vendors of touristic items passing by. Great seafood. Superb ceviche and really good octopus and tuna. The tuna that we ordered rare was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We tried different appetizers, all of them delicious, the main course was too. We sat outside on the plaza and enjoyed our meal very much. Service was excellent and we didn't think it was too expensive either, for the amount of food you get and also very tasty. Probably one of the best restaurants we tried in Casco Viejo.

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Sarasota, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The food is first-rate. I had an appetizer sampler that included incredibly good corvina ceviche. The steak was perfectly prepared, tender, and very flavorful. A memorable evening that included an excellent Argentine wine. You should not miss the experience this restaurant offers

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Seattle, Washington
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We came to try this place after a recommendation from Las Clementinas where we stayed at recently. That evening everything was off- the ceviche was laden with mayonnaise which was really surprisingly to us as we've never tasted it that way anywhere. We got an octopus dish that had olive oil and mayonnaise (again!) even though the menu never mentioned... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Wonderful meal! Great service! Lovely setting outside on the Plaza! Great place to leave on a evening stroll in the Old French Quarter out to the Old Spanish Seawall!

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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

You have to wait some times but it's a great place to have dinner with your couple. Nice music and atmosphere in Casco Viejo surrounded by freshly restored buildings.

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New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Recommended by our hotel and described as a mix of modern Peruvian, Italian and Panamanian. How interesting. And the restaurant did not disappoint. If offered, choose to sit out side on the square. Our starter was a salad of arugula, fig and cheese. Perfect. Followed by a flank steak with caramelized onions. Cooked to perfection. The best was the baked... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Food was excellent and great variety of options on the menu. Unlike many restaurants in the area the service providers were not pushy. They were very helpful.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We enjoyed a delicious dinner at an outside table. The service was excellent. The ceviche was wonderful and beautifully presented. It is not an inexpensive restaurant, but was worth the price.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Lovely lunch of mix de ceviche and ceviche caliente, sitting out in Plaza Bolívar. Delicious and highly recommended by me.

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Address: Between Bolivar Square and 3rd St, Panama City, Panama
Phone Number: 5072622045
Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Between Bolivar Square and 3rd St, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: 5072622045

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Romantic

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