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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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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“ropa vieja” (28 reviews)
“plantains” (29 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 May 1, 2016 via mobile

Nice food in old Panama City. The restaurant has a very simple decor and offers tradition Panamanian food. I had the jumbo shrimp and was quite impressed. Others in our party had the sea bass and that was fine too.

Thank Noel A
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Visited Diablicos after having walked by the establishment and reading other reviews. We came in at 4 for an early dinner and we're greeted by a friendly waitress. It was early so the restaurant was not packed! We had our choice of table and ordered...More

Thank Jose V
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Eat dinner here if you want a true Panamanian experience. True Panamanian food and traditional dancing entertainment. Little English spoken here and the food is excellent. The dancers were amazing. Highly recommend!

Thank John W
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

We had a nice time there - were recommended to go by a hat salesman, and thoroughly enjoyed it! The waiters were super nice, the owner was very friendly, the dance and sing show was quite entertaining, and the food was delicious! Especially the Ceviche....More

Thank Veronica F
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Here is the place to experience the real Panama culinary. Don't expect luxury or alike. Very simple but great service and delicious Panamanian food ! Then be ready to the typical show - very pleasant atmosphere I. The heart of the Casco Viejo .

Thank jorgep683
Reviewed April 21, 2016

When our family travels we make sure to tastes the delights of the country we're visiting. We are so happy that we ran into Diablicos. Our well-timed visit allowed us for long typical Panamian lunch with a dance show. We closed our experience with a...More

Thank katbonfiglio
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Do not miss this gem Order the ice cold Panama beer and the Ropa Viellio Come on Friday and learn the traditional dances Service is top notch.

Thank semery03
Reviewed April 13, 2016

We shared an appetizer of Ceviche Diablicos and ordered entrées of Ropa Vieja (beef tenderloin stewed in sauce and served with plantain, rice and beans), Hamburger Americano with fries, and Sancocho (chicken soup). Our drinks were Papaya Juice and Balboa beer. The service was a...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Very typical restaurant in the city, everyone recommends to have a good dish there! I loved the food! Exquisite dishes! In general good environment. I only would appreciate more customer service, a little of more attention. Kind people but slow. In general I very good...More

Thank Sergio C
Reviewed April 8, 2016

Great atmosphere , good food and entertainment... Mojito's was so good...but they seem under staff but other than it was good

Thank Binah P
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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
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
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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