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Capitan Caribe

1st Street | 1st Street, Besides Selina's Hostel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 6824-3158
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish burger” (47 reviews)
“ceviche” (27 reviews)
“patacones” (9 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Central American, Fusion, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1st Street | 1st Street, Besides Selina's Hostel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best burgers in town!. Caribbean burgers, amazing staff, good prices and quality. Nice place for eat, relax and good vibes.

Thank MGA71
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We had excellent ceviche and burgers. I took fish burger and it's taste was quite blend though I liked the sweet carribean taste. One star was deducted due they were ran out their own draft beer and "bad harbour/sea smell" etc was quite strong time...More

Thank ArtoVuori
Reviewed April 17, 2018

I was GRANDPAcking in Bocas Town for 2 weeks. Capitan Caribe is a simple little (tidier than most) cafe. This is said to be one of the best Ceviches in town so I tried one. It was different from what I am used to but...More

2  Thank GRANDPAcking
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

We sat here from the early afternoon having delicious drinks. The bar keep was super friendly and attentive, and it made it that much better! After many unplanned but happy drinks, we decided to eat. We had various burgers, including the fish burger, and they...More

Thank Adammikaeel
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Well, we went there after a not so great experience the day before so, maybe this made us enjoy it even more, but we did really enjoy this place. The atmosphere is relaxed, sitting outdoors at big tables that you end up sharing with the...More

Thank Cláudia N
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

The food is good! Like the ceviche is dope! The burger is nice as well. Staff is friendly and nice! Highly recommended!

Thank Sam C
Reviewed March 8, 2018

This restaurant is pretty much a permanently parked food truck. The dining area is all outside and consists of picnic tables with great music. The food was very good. They have a full bar if you wish, as well as plenty of non-alcoholic beverages to...More

Thank vaugkimb
Reviewed March 8, 2018

We went here for dinner on our first night and got the fishburger because everyone raves them. We were not disappointed because they are big & delicious. Just a note the fish is local ground fish. We went back again for lunch and had the...More

Thank SBCATraveler
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Even though the location is a bit off, you really get some good food here. The really nice staff provided us with their own version of hummus with pidgeon peas and the tropical burrito which can be served in 3 "flavors" - veggie, chicken, fish....More

Thank DeadEye-667
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

The entradas e.g. Hummus and patacones - very good! The Burgers are very special because of the nice fruty sauce! A very nice ambiente, good music and delicous fresh juices!!

Thank MarkusDz88
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October 22, 2015|
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Response from Jorge S | Property representative |
Hi capitans, Capitan Caribe have now cold national beers in the new spot! you are very welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $10
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1st Street | 1st Street, Besides Selina's Hostel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bocas Town
  • Phone Number: +507 6824-3158
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We are Capitan Caribe a small and unique food truck in Bocas Town. We will share this great experience and good vibes felt in the Caribbean, with ingredients from the Caribbean region, always fresh and good quality. The success of the house is the "CAPITAN CARIBE BURGER" unique in Bocas Town, followed by TROPICAL BURRITO, PATACONES, CEVICHE and the best natural fruit smoothies, all at a great price with quality and good service.
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