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Woody's Beach Bar

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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Seafood
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Playa Blanca Beach | Near the Royal Decameron Resort, Farallon, Rio Hato, Panama
50765971719
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Saint Charles, Missouri, USA
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138 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a cold drink while shopping. We were told that the had bar shirts so we made this stop a top priority. Unfortunately they did not, but they did have pricey drinks. Having paid $0.70 at the Super 99 for a Panama beer, it seemed that $3.50 was a lot to pay for the service and atmosphere.... More 

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1 Thank lag726
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Great spot on the ocean, great food and staff were a blast!! Did I mention the wine and beer was nice and COLD..

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1 Thank Jan H
Ontario
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We had walked into town from the resort and decided to go back along the beach we heard about woody's a "Canadian Bar" and discovered it on our walk. Was not overly crowded, a perfect place to stop and have a beer and bite and watch the ocean. Food was good and beer was cold!

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1 Thank lic2chill
Toronto
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We had a meal and drinks there, and the food was great, and so was the service. Reasonable prices. Unfortunately, it closed around 9pm, while we would have loved to stay longer at the bar. But they were really nice and let us take our time to leave.

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1 Thank sylvie_travel
Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Had a great time on this beach. It was clean, everything was delicious. Excellent service. I would definitely recommend.

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1 Thank Kbro33
Birmingham, Alabama
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234 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice bar on the beach. Decorated in Canadian style-with flags and sports teams. Did not eat but enjoyed a cold beer or two. It was filled with tourists and expats-no locals.

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1 Thank Leigh-Traveler2015
Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We made a stop at Woody's on our vacation in April. Other hotel guests were bringing their guitars over so we took a cab and joined in the fun. Nice open air atmosphere filled with plenty of jerseys from home. The food and drinks were delicious and the service was friendly. Hands down order the strawberry daiquiri!

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Thank Jessica R
Beamsville, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Very nice and friendly. Great booze, great food, great people. On the beach with a nice atmosphere. Nice homey feel for a bar so far away.

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Thank TheMahon
Amsterdam
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

average food for a too high price. but it ain't as you got much of a choice around Farallon. the food is decent but nothing special, any at home cook, including yourself, could serve this.

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Thank studyinaddis
Elmira, Ontario, Canada
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

The restaurant/bar is not much to look at from the outside but it is a fun place with great Canadian owners and a touch of Canada in a foreign country, which is always nice. Their poutine is awesome and their beer is cold!

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Thank Maureen S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $30
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Blanca Beach | Near the Royal Decameron Resort, Farallon, Rio Hato, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Cocle Province  >  Rio Hato  >  Farallon
  • Phone Number: 50765971719
Description
Restaurant & Bar located right on the beach overlooking the ocean. We seat about 160 people indoors and out. We offer water sports (deep sea fishing, Parasailing, and ATV tours), live sports on two large screen TV's, and live entertainment every Saturday night (starts at 7:00 pm)from the beginning of December to the end of March. Reservations are available by phone or email.

Hours
Tuesday - Sunday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Monday - CLOSED

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?