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The Rock

Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-2516
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (78 reviews)
“jambalaya” (14 reviews)
“thai curry” (11 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
12:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
American, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Reviewed June 30, 2014

The Rock is a very nice restaurant, with a modern interior, about 1 km outside Boquete town and about 1,5 km from hotel Palo Alto. My husband and I tried the all you can eat spare ribs on a Thursday night in March. You wouldn't...More

Thank TravelcrazyAntwerp
Reviewed June 24, 2014

George,,sorry i missed you this time,,It's Lorie ,from bocas del toro with floating doctors,,,,the dinner and service was fabulous as always ,,xxxooo

Reviewed June 22, 2014

The pork ribs are a house specialty. We missed the all you can eat ribs by one night. My wife also enjoyed her fish dish.

Thank B0bAlex
Reviewed June 21, 2014

The Rock is an exceptional place if you want ambiance and great service. The food was very good but the portions were small.

Thank Karena066
Reviewed June 17, 2014

The Rock is located just off the river, you have magnificent views because of all the windows, mountains and river. There is a fire place, plenty of seating, it has an upscale feel and good service. We were with new friends. Everyone had something different;...More

Thank Linda J
Reviewed June 12, 2014

I went with a large group of friends for the Ribs special on a Thursday night. I thought the ribs were real good and very tasty. Anyone who visits Boquete and likes ribs should not miss the Thursday night all you can eat special.

Thank 20CharlieB44
IMSSH, Public Relations Manager at The Rock, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2014

Thank you so much for your kind comments, our team is very pleased to hear that you enjoyed our baby back ribs! We look forward to have the opportunity to serve you again and again. Have a great day! The Team at The Rock

Reviewed June 7, 2014

We arrived here on rib night and was it ever busy. Very popular with the locals and tourists. We had to wait a while for a table but after that things went smoothly. Great location and you can sit outside on the terrace or inside....More

Thank coldy
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Such a nice place, very friendly service , fantastic food just a pleasure to visit. In door and out door sitting and a nice fire place.

Thank amanap
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Lovely place, great food and attentive and frliendly staff. Went twice. Was an easy walk to the Boquete Garden Inn too. Music was very loud the first time we went to we ate outside which was fine

Thank Margie92007
Reviewed May 17, 2014

We're blessed to live in a city that has some of the best food in the world, and we've been lucky to have traveled to many parts of the world, and we found our meal at The Rock to be one of the best we've...More

Thank CAteacherkatie
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are they open xmas eve
December 5, 2016|
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Response from Irma M | Property representative |
Yes, we will be open for Christmas Eve! We will publish our menu tomorrow. Check our website News and Event section therockboquete
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $19
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 720-2516
  • E-mail
At THE ROCK, our vision is founded on enjoying food as a fundamental quality of life, at times provocative but always aimed at preserving the purity of the original flavor.Because of the climate and dedication of its producers, our home town Boquete with its surrounding and higher areas of Chiriquí offers an incredible collection of fresh food products.THE ROCK offers food without pretenses, great wines and artisan beers.
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