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La Casa del Marisco

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Area Bancaria, calle Manuel Maria Icaza, Panama City, Panama
+507 223-7755
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Houston
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I booked this restaurant for last night, expecting an excellent experience. After considerable effort getting here from Casco Viejo, we were met at the door by a waiter. He pointed to the sandals I was wearing and told me I couldn't come into the restaurant because of their dress code (no sandals). No matter that my wife... More 

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Thank larrysQ4141KH
Panama City, Panama
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67 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food , the fish was really nice. Went with a VIP visit and was nice so is higly recommend for customers, business etc The service was good also. You have to come at 12:00 pn for lunch because after that is very busy and difficult to get parking

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Thank Yolemo M
Miami, Florida
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27 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was 90 degrees in Panama Sunday dec 18th, I took my wife to this restaurant to be received with a WE DO NOT ACCEPT PEOPLE IN FLIP FLOPS, YOU CAN GO TO THE FRONT TERRACE, well hungry enough we went in 90 degrees to the front terrace, there were not many people in the Restaurant so we could have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

A very nice restaurant with exceptional sea food selection and great service. I tried their Shrimp Kabab ... was very good. The squid appetizer was very tasty and stuffed with crab meet. For dessert their pecan pie was orgasmic. Highly recommended.

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Thank Şerif H
Panama City, Panama
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Panama. The seafood soup, breaded corvina, garlic shrimp are all recommended. They even have good desserts. Try the tres leches, flan or pecan pie.

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Thank chipty
Sydney, Australia
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190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Big restaurant and menu at average suburban quality. Food ok - fish good, pasta ok with slightly tough prawns Side dishes OK and great to see vegetables - rare in South America. Wine drinkable. Service good Not a great spot or a place to do twice but inoffensive food.

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Thank chris f
Zurich, Switzerland
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Not the first time in this restauraNt and never been betrayed. Business atmosphere where casual elegant is welcome. Fish is outstanding and meat not to be neglected. Decent list of good wines.

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Thank Neosal0
Panama City, Panama
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114 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

I loved the restaurant and the cazuela de pescado. The taste was simply amazing. The restaurant is very elegant and pricey, but I think it is perfect for a special celebration.

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Thank Greta L
Silver Spring
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We went to La Casa Del Marisco for an early dinner on a Saturday night. We did not have a reservation but it turns out we didn't need one, there were only six tables occupied, including ours. The atmosphere contained varied artwork and large windows exposing the surrounding tropical foliage. The bread was warm and welcomed as we arrived famished.... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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16 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here many times mainly because of their excellent grilled octopus. However this place has priced itself now so ridiculous I won't come back. Portions are smaller and prices are higher. Example: shrimp cocktail, 3 shrimp cut into micro pieces for $18,75 Grilled octopus now a smaller portion $19.00 Cheapest salad on the menu is $18.00 I did... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Seafood, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Area Bancaria, calle Manuel Maria Icaza, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 223-7755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?