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Bibi's on the beach

Isla Carenero | Surfside Restaurant and Bar @ Buccaneer Resort, Carenero Island, Panama
+507 757-9137
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“ceviche” (81 reviews)
“lobster” (40 reviews)
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Isla Carenero | Surfside Restaurant and Bar @ Buccaneer Resort, Carenero Island, Panama
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I took a water taxi over there several times during my vacation. The restaurant is out over the water. The view is beautiful. The food is wonderful. The service was great. It is a wonderful place to have a slow meal and just relax.

Thank joanbookbabe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been living on a sailboat here in Bocas and kept hearing about Bibi's. I took a water taxi from one side of the island over to the beach adjacent to the restaurant. The view was beautiful and the water was calm and relaxing. Not...More

Thank Sailorgirl619
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Rented a board for 4 days, payed 15 dollar a day. Good quality boards. Next to a good surf spot. Friendly staff. Food was okay.

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

We decided to spend our afternoon there & really enjoyed our time !! The service was very friendly ( actually we joked around with Will a part of the afternoon... Really fun guy :) ). The Pinacolada were clearly on target. Our shrimp penne was...More

Thank Ghislain L
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

My Boo and I had hit most of the spots in Bocas town and asked around for a new place. We were told Bibi’s was good for some some drinks, so a short water taxi ride, and we were there. The deck over the water...More

Thank Henry J
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Great first stop. Staff, drinks, food and views were amazing. Would have loved to spent more time there!

Thank Bob W
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

The food and ambiance at BiBis is done right. Sometimes they forget your drinks but just run up to the bar and it’s no problem. The food is just sooo good had the best ceviche and calamari here. As well as fresh smoothies with shots...More

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Restaurant at sea,fantastic seafood especially lobsters,all very fresh and tasty , we go there every time when we are in Bocas and its always super good

Thank _aniacary
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Great views, great food, great service. Thanks Will. Had a blast. We were in Bocas del Toro for a week and ate there often The Farnsworths

Thank farnswoj
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Seating was over the water. Food was great, service was so-so. Ceviche was really good, probably best we had in Bocas.

Thank Marc F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isla Carenero | Surfside Restaurant and Bar @ Buccaneer Resort, Carenero Island, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Carenero Island
  • Phone Number: +507 757-9137
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Restaurant used to be part of the Bucaneer Resort, Carenero Island
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