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El Pirata

Calle 3 | @ the intersection of Calle 3 & Calle 1, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 757-9088
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“baked chicken” (3 reviews)
“rice” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 3 | @ the intersection of Calle 3 & Calle 1, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

Good food at this restaurant situated on the waterfront and with a waterfront breeze. An extensive menu.

Thank calum342016
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Ww had a great view of the water and the boats. Saw a lot of fish with the cut out area in the floor. The garlic prawns were very good but not many of them. My wife had the coconut shrimp and did better with...More

Thank George111582
Reviewed August 30, 2017

This place is a good choice for lunch with affordable prices. This restaurant is built out over the water, so watching the boat traffic is half the fun. Try the lemonade! It is worth the trip.

Thank Travel26Bug
Reviewed August 27, 2017

We didn't have the friendliest/speediest service here, but the food was good and the view was nice. I would definitely go back.

Thank leahgrama
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

I had the vegetables rice and patacones. It was quite delicious! The view of the restaurant, directly on the water is amazing. Service was friendly, on point and very fast. They did not have the wine I wanted so they offered a better bottle for...More

Thank AVM2016
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

I went there because recommended by the hotel we stayed. But it was a big mistake. We ordered a very poor cheviche as a starter (the vegetables overwhelmed the taste of the seafood) and the house fish specialty, a deep fried red snapper buried under...More

2  Thank skardanelli
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

The name says it all. We ordered the fish and chicken. This chicken was stringy, but edible, but the fish really exemplified the environmental problems this little archipelago is undergoing. Usually snapper is served, but here it was something else. When my other half, who...More

Thank Hannahgo14
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

El Pirata is amazing and delicious!!! The view of the sea was beautiful in the evening as the sun set and was very tranquil. The customer service was awesome!!! Ask for Silvestre. He was great!!! We ordered the camarones apanado and the arroz con pollo...More

Thank Stewart F
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We ate lunch here twice during our stay. The view from the deck was great overlooking the water, you could watch the water taxis all day long. We had the $5 chicken/rice and salad place. The meal was tons for lunch, great deal. The national...More

Thank BrentandJoan S
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Ate here for breakfast a couple mornings. Very affordable omelets and smoothies that I enjoyed. Also came for dinner a couple times ; my cousin and I really liked the wings here. They call them buffalo wings, but they're actually just fried chicken wings with...More

Thank Samson M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 3 | @ the intersection of Calle 3 & Calle 1, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bocas Town
  • Phone Number: +507 757-9088
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