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Bistro Boquete

Main Street | Downtown Boquete, Boquete, Panama
730-9599
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Ranked #24 of 53 restaurants in Boquete
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Tacoma
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My experience has been that the food is well priced but not up to my expectations. I have not totally become accustomed to the difference in eating out in a country different from the states. My experience was positive but just not that outstanding. Yes, I would return to eat there however.

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Cliffside Park, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Our meal was great and the atmosphere was lovely. We didn't feel rushed as we ate our meal and I think they were upset that we didn't order dessert!!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We enjoyed our lunch here, but apparently the locals do not recommend this spot. However, we had excellent service and their buckets of Balboa were very reasonable.

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Boquete, Panama
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We recently met a friend visiting Boquete for a late lunch at the Bistro located in downtown Boquete. It was our first meeting and had been a while since we had visited the Bistro. Our beers were ice cold, we enjoyed some fried plantains; then after much conversation we ordered lunch, Arne had hot wings, they were very good, spicey... More

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Panama City, Panama
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I have gone twice to this restaurant and it never disappoints. Each time I have gone, I've sat down to wonderful meals. Whether I had a burger, soup or pork chops, the ingredients have been fresh, and the dishes have been executed with expert technique. The food is far better than the pub/saloon ambiance. The staff is friendly and courteous.... More

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Boquete, Panama
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

THe food is always good and the service is exceptional for Panama! Always good hamburgers and the typico food is fantastic, gotta try the Sancocho Sopa.The owners work very hard to provide the best service and good pricing.

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Washington, DC
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177 reviews 177 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

My first meal in Boquete during a week's stay was at the bistro on a corner on the main drag of Boquete. The restaurant has two levels and a few tables on a balcony upstairs. The service was friendly and they had a decent and inexpensive list of specials. I chose the sea bass (corvina) and it was excellent, coming... More

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Ok, so in theory, I love their menu. It has a decent selection of items and decently priced sandwiches. Today, my wife and I went back to Bistro and I couldn't be more p*ssed off about the experience. We both ordered the pastrami sandwich - which was supposed to have carmelized onions, jalapeno cheese, and pastrami. No onions, 1 slice... More

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Saint Jerome, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Looking for a fast lunch in town center, this place is excellent for soups a burger which is supposed to be mini, but beware it is a large burger

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We enjoyed a light dinner here one evening. They make good soup. I would go back when I am a bit more hungry. Every thing I saw on other peoples tables looked good.

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