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Avenida Central Al Lado de la Policia Turistica Al Frente Del Ministerios de Gracia y Justicia | Av Central 7, Panama City 00000, Panama
+507 228-9495
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“ropa vieja” (28 reviews)
“plantains” (30 reviews)
“ceviche” (46 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
Avenida Central Al Lado de la Policia Turistica Al Frente Del Ministerios de Gracia y Justicia | Av Central 7, Panama City 00000, Panama
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The atmosphere was very nice, the food was exquisite good prices for authentic Panamanian a most go if you are visiting Panama,

Thank Noris K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is a nice restaurant to see a panama dance show. Food is good and nice service. Right in the old town. Nothing bad about this place

Thank Giuliotoscani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the Old City of Panama, there is this restaurant with a large statue of a Panamanian devil outside. Inside on the walls, are a variety of diabolic masks. There are shows several nights a week that have dances of the Diabolics (Devils) in...More

Thank LBW52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is decorated beautifully with colorful masks, according to local custom. Service was perfect. We ordered two dishes recommended in previous tripadvisor reviews: traditional chicken with rice and suckling pig. Delicious!!! The best part of both dishes were the side dishes that accompanied the...More

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to have a meal there but we're not over impressed with the menu or the prices which we found to be on the high side. Meal was not bad but for the price nothing exceptional. We have been to much better restaurants with...More

Thank MalagaBill77
Reviewed June 14, 2017

When you down in the old town this is a great place to stop in and have an authentic Panama lunch. I had the traditional roast suckling pig and it was delicious. The local beer was cold and the service was great. Plus with all...More

Thank mjbinkc
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I normally never write negative reviews, but this one deserves one. Can be we had a bad day, or the chef did, but regardless we did not have a good experience. The staff was fairly friendly, but the food was poor. Overcooked and tasteless.

Thank Jacobnielsen45963
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Our tour guide brought us here for lunch and all 17 of us had nothing but great things to say about the meals. Will make it a point to go back if ever in Panama again. I personally had a stuffed chicken with plantain inside...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Had amazing food and the service was some of he best I've ever had. Great attention to detail. Highly recomm do the Ropa Vieja dish.

Thank Nathan T
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is the best option for panamanian food in the old town, their versions of typical plates are delicious

Thank SAFE T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Central Al Lado de la Policia Turistica Al Frente Del Ministerios de Gracia y Justicia | Av Central 7, Panama City 00000, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 228-9495
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The Old Town of the City of Panama is not just history, it is a place to taste different types of foods and drinks, plus enjoy music and shows varied that every day offers something different in each place both day and in the hours night. Walking along the ancient streets of stone on Central Avenue will find the typical Panamanian food at Restaurant Diablicos, with a huge picture of popular character who becomes the host, offers Panamanian folkloric shows live presentation vary, they can enjoy with delicious food.
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