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Big Daddy's Grill

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Bar, Seafood, Central American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
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Downtown Main St | 1/2 Block Below Boquete's Central Park, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 6250-1948
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice spot ! Food is good and staff is smiling. Test the fish taco, their speciality. Seat in the patio, quiet and colored place.

Thank Florian D
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Yoga, good! Mimosas,good! Combine them...Awesome! Yoga starts at 10:15 and is a slow flow so good for all. Mimosas start flowing at 11am and keep flowing until 1pm! Lunch is excellent too! Try the tacos or chef special!

Thank Mamie B
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had my perfect little service dog with us and we were allowed to eat outside on their restaurant :)))) PANAMA is not a dog friendly country, though a few places will tolerate.

Thank Becci W
Poole, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Oscar & Aerial looked after us while here and done a superb job. I opted for the burger challenge with a buddy and managed to complete, sadly the little fairy I was with fell at the final hurdle. In the menu it stated a t-shirt would be won, when one couldn't be found Oscar knocked off $20 off and gave... More 

Thank Ja88ck
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7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was fast and friendly. In couple of minutes we have had our order in front of us. Food was really tasty. Chicken is amazing! Prices are adequate to the food. Not expensive.

Thank Tomasz K
Boquete, Panama
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful local spot that puts the experience ahead of everything, and it pays off. The staff are friendly and always willing to accommodate, and the décor is both inviting and authentic. We have made many visits now, and have yet to be disappointed by the food. Boasting a menu ranging from incredible fish tacos to a whole smoked pig,... More 

Thank Daniel A
Boquete, Panama
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big Daddy's is consistent in their service and quality food and specials! Allways recommend to friends and visitors!

Thank Susan B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has new owners that bought it late 2016.They are doing an excellent job! Don't be deceived by the front of the restaurant that has a room with a bunch of tables overlooking the street. The back courtyard area is where it's at. There's a stone pathway just to the right of the front entrance, follow it and you... More 

Thank Steven K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big Daddy's Grill has great food and service. The Shrimp Tacos were fantastic. Julianny greeted us and made us feel comfortable. She was so beautiful and personable and helpful. She is the best of the best as far as service goes and that's one of the reasons why Big Daddy's Grill is so good to eat at, because of employees... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat! A must! The fish taco is delicious and goes very well with the lemonade. Great back patio and great service!

Thank ari m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $13
Mexican, American, Bar, Seafood, Central American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downtown Main St | 1/2 Block Below Boquete's Central Park, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 6250-1948
Lunch and dinner! Featuring the freshest seafood in Boquete, with the best fish tacos, creative and fun cuisine. Have a hand crafted Margarita on our new back patio, the most laid back and fun place in town!!

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