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Habibi's

Calle Uruguay y Calle 48, Bella Vista | Isla Flamenco, Panama City, Panama
(507) 264-3647
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Ranked #116 of 478 restaurants in Panama City
Price range: $8 - $20
Cuisines: Lebanese, International
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
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lugano
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

Nice place located in the Middle of Calle Uruguay. Friendly Staff. Excellent food at great price/quality. Great Entertainment, music , sport TV. On saturdays lovely girls performing belly dance. Big open terrace. Have a couple of frozen Balboas enjoying a Shisha.

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Rio Dulce, Guatemala
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

In one of Panama's hotel zones, this restaurant offers an excellent dining option. The mezze could be ordered as a range of small dishes only or with a mixed meat kebab for a fuller meal. We were very satisfied with the five small plates, plus pita. The tabbuleh was very fresh and light and the lebne very creamy and delicious.... More

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Boston
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Very casual outdoor seating, simple but pleasant place. We loved everything we shared, including Tabouli, Baba Ganoush, Kibbe, and Shish-Kabab.

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Sarasota, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The food is certainly authentic, very tasty and at a reasonable price. The diverse menu has something for everyone and the friendly staff will take great patience to explain the different dishes to those not familiar with this cuisine. The ambiance could be better, but the food makes up for it.

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Chicago, IL
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Nothing special...but decent food at good prices. It was always quite crowded at dinner time so much be popular. They have free WiFi. We ate here the first day of our visit to PA.

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Rancho Santa Fe, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

In the busy area of Uruguay street you will find this nice and good lebanese restaurant. Good spot for a late night snack.

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

A pleasant and relaxed meal on a big terrace under a cool fan. Food was fresh and simple. I shared a mezza with meat and it was quite tasty washed down with a cold beer whilst watching sports on the big screen. This not a fancy restaurant but has a good atmosphere and is great for a simple tasty meal.... More

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Seattle, WA
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116 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

There were a multitude of restaurants and bars in the Bella Vista section of Panama City. From the street, Habibi's looked like a fun restaurant. Although there was a large outside dining area, it was apparently already too full for the available serving staff, so we were seated at a small table inside. We should have suspected the worst when... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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81 reviews 81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Restaurant with large terrace in center of Panama City . Relaxed atmosphere , typical Lebanese food and average service.

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San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Hello Fellow Travelers, I have been visiting Panama for 8-9 years. I have always liked Habibi's as a go to restaurant especially for a first date. Carlos the bar tender usually has a special delicious chicken w/lemon, garlic and wine sauce made that is one of my favorite meals while here in Panama. But last night they convinced me to... More

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