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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed January 31, 2020 via mobile

This restaurant I feel is so close to being a great restaurant, but they really struggled in my visit. It's a prefix 8 course meal. Presentation is fantastic. All the plates look incredible. That said only some of them are delicious and for the price...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 23, 2020 via mobile

Walked into Riesen as the doors opened at 7 and was welcomed to a quaint, small, very intimate place. The fixed 8 course meal was incredible. All foods were prepared and made in the restaurant and all foods sourced locally. The cuisine itself was extremely...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 23, 2020

The staff was very friendly and warming. It was a very authentic and cozy experience. Each dish is made with local and organic foods and it gives you a great taste of the culture in Panama. The food was also very tasty. I recommend to...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 5, 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner at Riesen. A perfect combination between Panamanian food and modern presentation. We liked the flavor combinations and the sophisticated (European) atmosphere. And we received a warm welcome by the host. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 16, 2019 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant was exceptional. A very warm friendly welcome - in fact we were made to feel more like friends than customers. And the food was just incredible and very innovative. We opted for the tasting menu which is basically a little of...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 2, 2019

As a US student working abroad, I actually came to Riesen for my birthday. I was taken aback by the delicious, fine dining experience. Everything is prepared in house, from their fresh baked breads to delightful sauces and mains. Each plate was accompanied by description...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

I dined here while in PC and enjoyed their extended tasting menu with accompanying beverage pairings. This is a wonderful restaurant that any foodie should enjoy. Each item was delicious and was enhanced by the chef who came to the table and explained how each...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 18, 2019

Superb food, Tasty and Original, panamean having regard to international taste; Warm athmosphere; Everything home made; Excellent service;

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 23, 2019

This is an adorable little restaurant with a very personable staff. The hostess, (the Mom) was very attentive to my son and gave him a tour of the kitchen, introduced him to the chef, (her son, I believe) and they toured the outdoor oven area....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 20, 2019 via mobile

Really nice homemade bread, cheese and butter as starters. All food is locally sourced and creatively presented. Great flavours. Limon pie and Geisha creme brulee were amazing desserts. Best vegetarian main I’ve had in Panama. Staff very friendly and attentive. If you’re lucky you’ll meet...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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December 18, 2016|
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Response from Hernan C | Property representative |
Hello! we will offer a five-course tasting menu at $100 per person at 7 pm sharp. We still have a few seats available and would be very happy to host you. See you soon.
August 12, 2016|
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Response from Nicolas P | Reviewed this property |
casual business
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Response from tgc76 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the menu changes but you can't go wrong with anything on there.
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