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An adventure in gastronomy awaits you at "Caliope", Casco Viejo's first Farm-to-Table dining experience. Panama's newest and most creative culinary experience delivers international fusion that sources fresh and delicious local ingredients. Chef, Martino TK - trained in Italy'sTK - has teamed up with Chef Pierre De Janon of Tantalo Kitchen to provide a unique, gastronomic adventure. (Caliope also features a New York-style artisanal cocktail menu, and an eclectic wine list.) Be among the first to experience Caliope, destined to be the finest dining experience all of Central America. Caliope accepts reservations and holds a limited number of tables for walk-ins.
PRICE RANGE
$40 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Central American, International, Fusion
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed March 14, 2020 via mobile

Amazing food and drinks. I have had meals at all the best restaurants in Panama and I wouldn't miss this place if I were you. If you can sit at the chef's table I'd highly recommend. The steak and the octopus were excellent!

Date of visit: March 2020
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2020

Dear Carl M, Thank you kindly for your wonderful review. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you in the future. Best regards,

Reviewed March 8, 2020

This restaurant was amazing. Great wine selection and fresh, tasty seafood dishes for dinner. Dessert was the best cap to a great meal.

Date of visit: January 2020
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2020

Dear Mary Beth H, Thank you so much for your kind words! It was our pleasure to serve you, and please come back soon! You are always welcome in Caliope Restaurant!

Reviewed February 14, 2020

Not a great value given the quality of the food and the prices. Service was commendable, but it almost seemed like they were working overtime to compensate for the blase food quality. It also has a very nice atmosphere in one of the older, well-restored...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2020

Hello Jeff F, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Caliope restaurant, We regret not having exceeded your expectations with the services that our restaurant is characterized by providing, we appreciate your comment and we hope to serve you again in...More

Reviewed February 8, 2020 via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful dinner. Service was excellent. Bar seems to be a good one, bar tenders were making amazing looking cocktails. Food was better than I expected. Food presentation was well done, pairing of sauces tasted amazing. Every course was well...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2020

Hello BettyILlinois, We are very pleased to hear about your experience, and we thank you for taking the time to leave us this note. Please come back soon! Best.

Reviewed February 7, 2020

Stopped by this restaurant one Thursday evening without reservations after seeing it was close to our hotel and reading the online reviews. We were quickly seated and began an over two hour meal that was way beyond our expectations. Nothing negative to say. The trout...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2020

Hello Rick B, We were glad you stopped by! It was our pleasure to serve you. We thank you for leaving us this review and hope you'll come back soon. Best regards!

Reviewed February 5, 2020 via mobile

Our expectations were high given the big city menu prices but the food, drink, and service delivered. Cocktails - They offer a lot of tonic options and I can say they were definitely my favorite. I can easily imagine coming back the restaurant to have...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2020

We appreciate all of your kind words and recommendations. On behalf of the entire Caliope team, thank you and we look forward to welcoming you again soon! Sincerely, Maru

Reviewed January 22, 2020

Had a fantastic meal at Caliope with our family. Entrance to restaurant is on the street level. You are greeted by a guard who lets you in. After ascending a flight of stairs, you enter a modern restaurant teeming with ambiance. Food was excellent, service...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2020

Dear Carrie M, Thank you kindly for your wonderful review! We sincerely appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you in the future.

Reviewed January 17, 2020 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by the prices but unimpressed with the food. I ordered the lamb which was overcooked. My husband ordered the sizzling duck which he was very disappointed with. The chairs were uncomfortable and the ambiance was "ok". We dont understand where the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2020

Good afternoon and thank you for your response. We very much appreciate your feedback and openly welcome it as it provides us the opportunity to adjust and improve. Please let me know if there is anything we can do to rectify the situation. Warmest Regards,

Reviewed January 16, 2020

A great find for outstanding service and delicious food and wine. Relaxing meal at the end of a long day.

Date of visit: January 2020
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mariaetorres, Marketing at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2020

Hello Ray5823, Thank you very much for your review, we were pleased to serve you. Please come back soon!

Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

Exceptional. A great find. The Two of us shared several starters and enjoyed an explosion of flavours and textures. So pleased to have discovered Caliope and looking forward to next time

Date of visit: January 2020
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mariaetorres, Gerente at Caliope, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2020

Hello 356mike, We enjoyed your visit very much, and thank you for leaving us this note. We look forward to welcoming you in the future. Warmest regards.

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Hello Nancy, Yes, we offer vegetarian options for our clients. Just make a note on the reservation about one vegetarian and we will accommodate him/her. Best.
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Estimada Leticia. Disculpe el retraso en responder su consulta. Tendremos, Menu regular con un plato especial "Prime Rib". Saludos Cordiales
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