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Pizzeria Napoli

Calle 57 Obarrio & "Calle Estudiante y Calle I", Panama City, Panama
507 2638800
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Ranked #39 of 473 restaurants in Panama City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Atlanta, Georgia
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We have been eating here for years on each of our visits, the food is always execellent(even picky eating grandchildren like it) we had Pizza , Spaghetti with clams, and Filet parmiganna. Washed it down with Cerveza Panama and Sangria

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On the Road!
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We went and it must have been graduation night as it was packed and all the youngsters were dressed and celebrating. Good food all around especially the Clams in an unusual and tasty red sauce. Run by Greeks we were told and we loved the pizza as well. Served FF with the Alfredo which was kinda strange but all in... More

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Tijuana, Mexico
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I went here, and the service was pretty fast and good considering the atmosphere of the restaurant. The menu seemed a little underwhelming, especially the pizza. I ordered clams with red sauce - that was good and there was a whole heck of a lot of value there. And then I got the pizza which was just overall not that... More

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Charleston, West Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

In the mid 80's I used to go downtown to the original place as often as I could (at least once a week) when I was stationed at Ft. Kobbe. The shrimp pizza was my favorite. The mozzarella cheese had a flavor like I have never tasted since. Very good. I will go back to Panama and Napoli again soon.... More

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Randolph, VT
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I love the brick oven baked pizzas and the shrimp salad....and a glass of wine or beer with the meal. Usually there are americans visiting Panama who end up at Napoli and everyone is happy to see each other. There's a guard outside who can keep an eye on your car while you are inside. This pizza place has character!... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

cant go wrong! the old original is thbe best i am an expert in the restaurant biz and i can tell in chain restaurants it is the original joint that is always better. I have ate most stuff there never a problem. some of the help been there since the 70's.i have been many times. it probably is the best... More

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Montreal, Canada
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80 reviews 80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

This is a restaurant to go with family and/or friends. The food is not gourmet, but it's very tasty and very well priced. We go often to the Napoli on Calle 57, Obarrio. The pizzas are very good, as are other dishes like the garlic clams, the warm pita bread, etc. Always a good night out with family and friends;... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013 via mobile

Im panamanian so this had warm fuzzy memories for me that ive carried all the years ive been away. It was so great to go back 15 yrs later & at first bite know its still the best ive ever had. The mozzarella is a national brand so it has a unique & amazing flavor, the wood oven crisps the... More

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Austin, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Best pizza in the world. I have had pizza in Canada, Japan, all over central and south America and the US. This, in my opinion is the best pizza.

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Tampa, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

The Pizza at Napoli's is excellent every time I go there. I am writing this review for the Napoli's on Calle I near Ancon. The place has been around since 1962. The Pizza is hand tossed and cooked the proper way in a brick wood fire oven. I am a Zonian and grew up in Panama. This has always been... More

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