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Restaurante Portogalo

Avenida 12 de Octubre, Centro Comercial Metro Plaza, Panama City, Panama
+507 390-0000
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Jun 2, 2017
“Food was good...”
Jan 10, 2015
“Ok food”
Closed Now
European, Portuguese, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Avenida 12 de Octubre, Centro Comercial Metro Plaza, Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

We had dinner with friends in this Portuguese restaurant. It had been ten years since my last visit. As far as I know, this is "the only" portuguese restaurant in Panama. This makes it difficult to compare to other offering similar dishes. We had some...More

Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

We decided to try something different in Panama but our local friends weren't excited to come, we should have known better. Food is not bad, but it's not exciting either. They told me they had ran out of squid for my squid ink pasta but...More

1  Thank Sivi811
Reviewed November 2, 2014

With an ample menu that covers the whole range of Portuguese fare, from its world famous bacalao to several roasts and chicken, there is an option for everyone. Pleasantly surprised at the relationship price - meal size - quality. Portuguese decor and references to its...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2014

Extremely disappointing. Ordered the meat medium rare, it was served completely dried and overcooked for US$19.00. For that price I would have expected a better product.

1  Thank Ricardo L
Reviewed June 24, 2014

I have been to this place twice and both times I was a bit disappointed. Their specialty is seafood and I had the bacalao and the corvina on separate occasions. They tended to be greasy for my taste. Service was also a bit slow.

1  Thank combat66
Reviewed March 4, 2014

I had never had Portuguese food. This restaurant has a rich, traditional menu. It can be overwhelming, but I was with someone who could recommend. I got steak and salad, and they knew how to not over cook the meat. We had drinks and two...More

1  Thank ValerieGW
Reviewed February 24, 2014

I went to Portogalo again, my first time was over 2 years ago. I went again, because I wanted to try the Bacalao (salted cod), and I was not disappointed, it was as good or better than on my prior visit. Very authentic portuguese cuisine....More

2  Thank Diablu1
Reviewed September 18, 2013

Restaurant is in a mall, with very average decor. Place was not crowded on a Thursday night at 830 pm (odd for a good restaurant in Latin America). The menu is immense so I asked the waiter for his recommendation. He suggested cod or sea...More

1  Thank MonGourmet
Reviewed November 17, 2012

I've visited this restaurant on four occasions and I've found it to be consistently excellent. Service is prompt and courteous, and the food is incredibly delicious.

1  Thank RangerJohn61
Reviewed May 29, 2012

at times, depending on the server choice, foof can be good.i travel to go there and have great service, or great food, but i'ts not consistent. so i won't waste a try .weekends the music is not pleasant .i'ts disturbing

Thank paisa087
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 12 de Octubre, Centro Comercial Metro Plaza, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 390-0000
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