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Calle Uruguay y Calle 48, Bella Vista | Isla Flamenco, Panama City, Panama
+507 264-3647
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3:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun 3:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
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harrisburg
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

The falafel, fried cauliflower, chicken, baba ghonoush were all wonderful. Decent service. We ate outside-it is fairly quiet. Can not comment on atmosphere inside.

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Thank Jon O
Monterey, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

We visited Panama City on October 23 on our anniversary The next day we looked for a Lebanese restaurant we found habibi's restaurant. The owner came to our table and explains all the menu items which we ordered a lot of it . We where with some friends some of them had hooka which was excellent. The food was excellent,... More 

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Thank rick b
Katy, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

My wife loves it here and we have had it twice. Both times were great in all aspects. Price is reasonable for the quality of the food.

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Brussels, Belgium
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

with 4 colleagues I went for lunch on 7th September. Very friendly and caring waiter who had eye for details so we felt very welcome. Correct and very quick service and the food was delicious! Mezze, humus, chicken, lamb, vegetables, and all typical Middle East nice food. Nice terrace to eat outside. If I am in the neighbourhood I will... More 

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Went for drinks and appetizers. The octopus in garlic and lemon was to die for and a very large portion that arrived with a side of yummy potatoes. Husband had calamari also very good. Excellent service the only prob was the buy one get one did not actually happen. We got 2 total and paid for 2.

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Thank cathying
Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a beer and some cocktails before heading on to another restaurant for dinner. The mojito's were poor quality - very bitter and more like lemonade than the rum drink we ordered. They also tasted remarkably similar to the non alcoholic mojito that my young daughter ordered. Bad enough but the sting in the tail - they charged... More 

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Thank Ken M
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

We were in Panama City for a week and we ended up going to Habibi's twice... the food and drinks were that good! My wife absolutely loved the mojitos, which were 2 X 1, as were the Cuba Libres. The shawarma was perfectly cooked and the fries were great. Located right in the heart of Panama City on Calle Uruguay,... More 

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Thank joefaul
Rome, Italy
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Meze cravings while in Panama City? This is the place to go! Don't be turned off by the wings specials or pizzas on the menu; the meze are definitely worth it and the service is excellent. We just wanted a small afternoon snack close to our hotel and ended up here, ordering the meatless meze selection for 2. Included in... More 

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Thank annapocalyptic
Panama
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

Lebanese food is highly recommended, kibes, falafels, pita bread with hummus and even the broiled chicken. You can order other international plates too! If you seat outside you will find almost everyone smoking the Arguile o Hookah, but inside is nice and quite. Beer selection if awesome. New varieties of Brazilian, american and local micro breweries beers.

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Thank GusPlata
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

We made an unplanned stop here for dinner one night and had a great experience. The food was fresh and well-prepared. We got the falafel wrap and patatas/spicy French fries. Our server John was very hospitable and took good care of us. Highly recommend this place!

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Thank Pranesh S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $20
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Uruguay y Calle 48, Bella Vista | Isla Flamenco, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 264-3647

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?