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Paraiso Restaurant and Bar

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Up Road Towards El Valle 3km, San Carlos 1017, Panama
+507 247-7266
7:30 am - 8:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Wed - Mon 7:30 am - 8:00 am
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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stop at sitio paraíso for breakfast on our way to el valle. Breakfast was so good , good service, great food and the price was great.

Thank taniasmith1972
Playa Coronado, Panama
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254 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

Beautiful beautiful setting. Fresh air and greenery. Outside seating. Dogs. A beautiful child. Friendly staff who speak English pretty well. A Canadian owner who is fully engaged with her customers. Great prices (lunch for four adults -- including four cervezas) was $30 with tip!! Good food. My friend enjoyed his Corvina which looked delicious. He said there was one tiny... More 

Thank KSSeaB
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We were heading up the mountain road for a weekend in El Valle de Anton. Although we were hungry, our intention was to wait until our arrival in El Valle to eat. However, we passed by this appealing-looking restaurant and something told me to turn around and go there, so we did. It turns out that the gamble paid off.... More 

Thank Bob S
San Jose, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016

We have stayed there a number of times and always received excellent service from the host Rose who does everything to ensure her guests are comfortable. The decor is beautiful and relaxing and this gem is set off the road towards El Valle, but close to the beaches. Food is good, drinks are tasty, and the company even better! A... More 

Thank lunasol11
North Dakota
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60 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2015

Stopped by on the last Sunday of February for lunch. Service was slow, but the staff was helpful and nice. The food was good and reasonably priced. The owner stopped by our table and explained the reason for the delay of our order. We weren't in a big rush so it wasn't a problem.

1 Thank bs4u2c
Woodstock, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2014

I visited and was beyond impressed. The cabins are fresh and clean, well designed and surrounded by beautifully manicured, lush grounds and a fantastic pool! The restaurant/bar food was both delicious and plentiful along with a large variety of ice cold premium beverages! Rose the owner is vibrant and welcoming as are the staff. A must stay when you come... More 

1 Thank CdnHotSpotTraveller6
Calgary, Canada
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2014

Their menu is varied and Rose the owner is friendly and accommodating. Speaking of accommodations they have clean rental units there too.

2 Thank Wingman_ready
Encinitas, California, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2013

We love Paraiso, a real sense of community can be found here. Great place not only for a meal or drinks, but to meet up with friends, old or new. Love Rose, Pete and don't forget Gabby, great food, music and good times.

Thank Marlene V
Playa Coronado, Panama
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2013

We love spending time at Paraiso's. Rose, the owner is fantastic. We've stayed at the cabins, had a great time. Food is always very good with consistently good service. Great pancakes for breakfast.

2 Thank 100Flyboy
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2013

This is a great clean restaurant on the way to El Valle. Food is excellent and the owners Pete and Rosa are always there to give you the best experience possible. We also stayed at one of their cabanas. The location minutes from the beach and el Valle made it a great choice for us. Cooler and quieter than the... More 

1 Thank ArizonaAdams

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $18
Caribbean, South American, Latin, Bar, Seafood, International, Spanish, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:30 am - 8:00 am
7:30 am - 8:00 am
7:30 am - 8:00 am
7:30 am - 8:00 am
7:30 am - 8:00 am
7:30 am - 8:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Up Road Towards El Valle 3km, San Carlos 1017, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +507 247-7266

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?