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El Cevichito de San Carlos

El Cevichito is one of those holes in the wall whose food really stands out. Here you can eat standing up at a rustic cocktail table and sample multiple ceviches, or you can order to go as many neighboring beach community residents do. The shrimp ceviche is a personal favorite followed by the scallop ceviche. They also serve octopus, conch and […]

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Delicias Margot

Delicias Margot is a great example of Panamanian cuisine traditionally served during small town celebrations. Here you can sample tamales and bollos which are similar to tamales but sweeter. There are two kinds of bollos, plain or with stuffing, the second ones are called bollos preñados, literally meaning pregnant. More specialities include chorizo Santeño made Los Santos province style, pork rind, roasted pork, corn fritters […]

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Donde Jose

Chef Jose Carles is on a journey to re-define Panamanian cuisine which is the result of the influence of many cultures and even incorporate pre-Columbian ingredients. Although there are some regions with a more defined culinary identity like the coastal areas or the central provinces, there are still missing links as per the overall concept of the cuisine that defines the country. “That […]

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Madrigal

Good food, good atmosphere and good vibes! Over the past 9 years we have reviewed over 200 restaurants and we have encountered all kinds of chefs, cooks, personalities and culinary approaches but it´s not very often that we come across an artist in the true sense of the word. The moment you walk into Madrigal […]

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Las Brujas de Cachiche

The Peruvian gastronomy is undoubtedly the richest exponent of all Latin American cuisine and Brujas de Cachiche, a restaurant chain that originated in Peru, can be considered the Ambassador of Peruvian cuisine and culture in Panama. Maître D Ricardo Sarmiento walked us through the best dishes on their menu and opened a kaleidoscope of flavors […]

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SUKHI

SOUTHEASTERN ASIAN CUISINE IN PANAMA. In a laid back and very casual atmosphere conveniently located in the center of Panama’s banking area, we found the missing link of Asian cuisine in Panama, Sukhi, specializing in Vietnamese, Thai and overall southeastern Asian cuisine. Chef Robert Lamont was born in South Africa to British parents; hospitality has always been in his blood as his parents […]

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