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Playa Veracruz

Carretera Veracruz, Panama City, Panama
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Beach day while visiting Panama City

While in Panama City we got lost and ended up in Veracruz. Although it seemed to be a local hotspot... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2015
Ramona G
Syracuse, New York
via mobile
Great food and service

This area of Panama is graet. We visited the Veramar restaurante and the food is outstanding. The... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2015
Welland, Canada
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Carretera Veracruz, Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

While in Panama City we got lost and ended up in Veracruz. Although it seemed to be a local hotspot with beachside bars it was so filthy that we did not even get out the car. There were so many stray dogs, trash everywhere and...More

Thank Ramona G
Reviewed October 15, 2015

This area of Panama is graet. We visited the Veramar restaurante and the food is outstanding. The pescado (fried Corvina) is great, recommend you get it with fried Yuka. Enjoy D & N Toronto Canada

Thank Birtrum_13
Reviewed August 26, 2015

While staying at The Playa Bonita Condos next t to The Westin we ventured into Veracruz to eat at a few of the local restaurants. We first ate a Vera Mar and lo ed it. Would highly recommend the clams and a side of garlic...More

2  Thank EAL1022
Reviewed June 1, 2015

All the beaches in Panama City have starving dogs and trash everywhere! The dogs are heartbreaking. The country of Panama has a lot of work to do if they want to attract tourists.

4  Thank LibbyTX
Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Not the greatest beach, but in close proximity to the city. We were quite regular visitors there, my family lives close by so it was great place to go for a dinner after work for them. What more can you want? Great restaurants with sea...More

Thank Karola_08
Reviewed February 11, 2015

This beach is not large but since it is so close to the city it is convenient, there are numerous restaurants an bars to fuel your selves and it is relatively empty during the week. The views are also very nice and slow which is...More

1  Thank Allan S
Reviewed January 31, 2015

This is a beach on the Canal. If you have no alternative, it will do. Not too much beach here. Many beachside bars and some restaurants.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed January 11, 2015

I absolutely LOVE coming out here and eating lunch at any of the local seaside restaurants. Yes it's rustic and the service is slow...but it's Panama, and to be in this location, 15 Minutes from Punta Pacifica is an awesome afternoon getaway. My local friends...More

2  Thank NYBillyboy
Reviewed September 17, 2014

Just 15 minutes over the Bridge of the Americas; a long beach with casual open air restaurants. Usually busy on weekends, and not open late at night. We go often to either KariMar or Veramar, the first and last on the beach. The food is...More

3  Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed July 26, 2014

About 45 minutes from Albrook Mall by bus for $.45. We passed several beach restaurants which from the bus looked just ok. When we arrived in town, we say many malnutritioned dogs of all ages. Also in abundant numbers were vagrants also not so healthy...More

2  Thank RetiredTravelerUsa
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