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Restaurante Isla Iguana

Calle Principal, Pedasi, Panama
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Ranked #15 of 34 restaurants in Pedasi
Cuisines: Seafood
Most recent review
- Mar 21, 2014
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42 reviews from our community

71% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Good Seafood restaurant. You can almost always get huge prawns here. Fish dishes, rice dishes plus many fixings are always fresh and tasty. This is a local Panamanian restaurant with good service. Located on the main road.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

dark place by the gas station, oily food with not much attention. cheap prices for cheap food. beers ok.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

excellent patacones , delicious filet mignon, very good prices,friendly service (?el abuelo ?), clean !puurrrfect after whalewatching! easy to find.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

While trying to find ok restaurant for good value, we came upon Isla Iguana. 4 people working, all seating watching this TV show, barely caring at all they finally had customers (was empty), just one guy came to us. Then the waitress got up and came to give us menu's, looking like she really hates us for making her get... More

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Grass Valley, California
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

I had the fried fresh snapper, it was OK. But hubby had the garlic fresh snapper and it was incredible. Would order that again and again. Ice cold glasses for your drinks.

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Panama City, Panama
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

My husband ordered a dish with a very disgusting presentation. the "spiders squid" were fried in burned oil, my fried fish was still raw inside. On top of that they argument with my husband for his ley 6ta. discount. 6th law from consumer protection. There are many other places in Pedasi where you can eat in a great atmosphere and... More

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des moines
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97 reviews 97 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

All the food was good, wine and beer were cold, but the combination ceviche was the thing that really stood out at this seafood restaurant. For $6 it had octopus, fish, shrimp, clams, and crab. Delicious!

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Corrales, New Mexico
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Casual fish place - corvina, shrimps etc with rice and either garlic or carribean sauce are great. Sip your beer slowly as it take a while for dishes to arrive at your table - that's Panama.

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Bay Area
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

You get a large menu, but the menu lists everything that might be available- that doesn't mean that item is available on the particular day you are there- so be flexible, since everything is freshly caught. We had the langostinos and octopus stew, and a ceviche appetizer. Good food, very good value.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Nice family run place with local charm. Since Pedasi is attracting more and more expats, there is no way to get away, but this is close to it. Beer is cold and cheap. Fish is fresh and good. Service is friendly. Nice outdoor seating. The waitress liked helping us with Spanish while we helped her with her English. Nice evening.

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