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“Excellent food!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Restaurante Machu Picchu

Restaurante Machu Picchu
Calle Eusebio A. Morales, No. 16 | El Cangrejo, Panama City, Panama
264-8501
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Ranked #45 of 469 restaurants in Panama City
Cuisines: Peruvian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Phone: 264-9308
Dallas, Texas
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67 reviews 67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Excellent food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

This was my first expereince eating Peruvian food and I was really impressed! We dint have reservations, but it was a weekday night & it wasnt very crowded. The food is fantastic, fresh and the service is good. Food came out in time, important as were starving :) Not pricey for what I was told is very authentic Perivian food. I am adding Peruvian food to my Favs list now. They had Seabass prepared in like 40 or more ways :) All the recommendations provided were spot on. Liked the theme & decor! Decent sized portions.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vancouver
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7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Love it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

This restaurant has awesome food, professional service and great prices! We enjoyed the appies and seafood. The service was courteous and kind. Eat there!

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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32 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Decent food, prices and service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

I had dinner here twice with friends during a recent business trip to Panama City. We didn't have reservations either time, but our group was seated immediately upon arrival. It was fun to try Peruvian dishes, the portions are quite large and the prices are right.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Panama City
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“My Favorite Peruvian Restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

I've been coming here 5-6 times a year since it opened about 10 years ago and am finally getting around to writting a review. There are several new arrivals on the Peruvian restaurant scene in Panama City that are more chic, rated higher than this one, but if you want authentic, fresh and well prepared Peruvian food, this is the place. My favorite dishes are tiradito de corvina (ceviche in strips), anticucho de corazon (marinated beef heart skewers), aji de gallina (chicken in a spicy cream sauce) and pulpo al carbon (grilled octopus). Service is great and the longtime Peruvian owner is usually present to assure things run smoothly. Prices are reasonable.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Aromas CA
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23 restaurant reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Excellent Seafood”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

One of the better place in Panama City. Very attentive service. Fresh seafood well prepared. Excellent ceviche. This is a white tablecloth place and not inexpensive, but still, given prices around Panama city, a fair value for very good and somewhat creative food with a Peruvian spin.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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