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Matsuei Sushi Bar Panama

Cl. Eusebio A. Morales 12-A, Panama City, Panama
+507 264-9562
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
Jul 20, 2017
“Nothing special, but good for Panama”
Apr 3, 2017
“Old name, doing a good job...”
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, International
$$ - $$$
Cl. Eusebio A. Morales 12-A, Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

We stayed at the next door hotel and go to this amazing place to lunch. The food was delicious and the prices are reasonable. If you like the oriental food you have to try this one.

Thank Joeidy F
Reviewed July 20, 2017

So I've tried several sushi restaurants in Panama and have yet to be blown away or even leave extremely satisfied. So while I'd rate this place a 4 star, that's only because they're of the better places here in Panama. Prices are cheaper than some...More

Thank Dannno777
Reviewed April 21, 2017

They did not have exactly what I was looking form and without me asking, the chef offered to make any kind of sushi I wanted.

Thank Julia P
Reviewed April 3, 2017

If we talk Japanese cuisine in Panama, this is a well-known one, luckily survived… Ambiance, classic, same old house (this kind of houses are disappearing) This was a favorite place of Japanese executives decades ago (don’t know now) We shared a Teppanyaki ($19.00) very soft...More

Thank Tualie
Reviewed February 18, 2017

The food is Good but the atmosphere is Not the best. i would NOT rate it as Fine dining and if out of choices i could go back but not likely since there are much better places (although more expensive). if you want Good Sushi...More

Thank solei15
Reviewed February 10, 2017

We went to Matsuei because my Japanese wife really wanted authentic Japanese food. When we looked at the menus of other places, they did not look like real Japanese food but Matsuei did. The restaurant was decorated as a traditional Japanese restaurant. The staff were...More

Thank Kondan
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Came here for an early supper. 2 bowls of Miso soup, 3 sushi rolls and a glass of very good Chardonnay came to $60 with tip. More than enough food for two people :-) The food was good, fresh fish, good flavour. The service was...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

When you see japanese people eating in this restaurant you know is The right place. The fish is very fresh, I highlly recommend The ceviche peruvian style and also The octopus chicharron. Awesome place in Panamá

Thank Eskivelito
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Ambient decorated on a japan style. Menu has a lot of dishes which all of them look tasteful. I tried ceviche and temakis, both were outstanding but ceviche was the best in town till now. Looking forward to coming back asap and try oder dishes!

Thank Mariano G
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We've just returned from Japan, and we were craving for something traditional. Matsuei was the closest answer we could think of. We've been here a couple of times and it has been the same: good food, OK sake, and OK service. Everything would improve so...More

1  Thank PanamanianWanderlust
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cl. Eusebio A. Morales 12-A, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 264-9562
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