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Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 January 2017

It's a great bar with awesome views of the old as well as the new parts of the city. Rooftop area is cool, they have some really cool Panamanian rum cocktails. Bar bites are delicious too. Overall a great night !

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Jacob L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for enjoying tropical cocktails and memorable views with us at Tantalo! Always welcome here, best regards!

Guelph, Ontario
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Stayed at this lovely restored hotel in the old city. Absolutely charming. Excellent menu. Courteous, albeit slow service, especially for larger groups. Mastery of Spanish is critical in order to communicate effectively. Loved the setting, the décor and the ambiance. Would dine and stay here again, no worries.

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Jacob L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Delighted to read about your Tantalo experience! Thank you for enjoying our vibrant concept and cuisine all throughout your stay. Always welcome here in Casco Antiguo and in Panama City. Best regards!

Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Enter s d find the elevator to the roof. Go for the views. The music, staff, and drinks were average at best. Music was loud and kinda messed with the experience. Mostly locals at the bar. The VIP area was silly. But the views!!! Wow!!! Photo attacked is of palace.

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Jacob L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for enjoying this magical Panamanian skyline view with us at our Bar. Your comments have served as great help for our continuous improvement. Thank you for sharing. Best regards,

Mijas, Spain
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We made reservation on the rooftop bar and had food and drinks. This is a must visit place in casco viejo Panama. Food was very good and so were the drinks. View of Panama sky line together with nice musical background give it a great atmosphere.

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Jacob L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and enjoying our atmosphere and view with us. Hopefully we'll get the chance of delighting you soon. Always welcome here in Tantalo! Best regards,

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Casco Viejo just to stroll around and chill. We ended up at Tantalo. We sat at the bar where Fernando took suberb care of us! I ordered a Watermelon Mojito from him. When I told him that I loved it, he recomended the Passion fruit Mojito. And man was he right! We took a mixed platter for snacks....

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Jacob L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Flattered by your kind words and detailed review about our food, drink and service. Our dear Fernando will be delighted to find out about this, as we always give an extra incentive to the members that get mentioned through Trip Advisor. Thanks again for taking the time to share your Tantalo experience. Always welcome!

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had high hopes when we booked this hotel due to all the reviews and guidance from some friends who had visit Panama City. Prior to our arrival, I emailed Tantalo to book several tours and make some restaurant reservations as we were coming during the holidays and I wanted to be sure that a) restaurants were open and b)...

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Enschede, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Tantalo is very popular and for a reason. Not only the drinks are good, it is also one of the view rooftop bars with a view on the Panama City. A perfect place for zipping your cocktail and enjoying the view.

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Jacob L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for enjoying the fantastic view and drinks with us. We are pleased to have you anytime. Best regards!

Reviewed 2 January 2017

This hotel is quite fun! It's centrally located and minutes walk from anywhere you could want to go. I felt very safe walking around during the day and at night. The main lobby is in the restaurant which can be a bit confusing. No one greeted us when we came in which I thought was a bit weird. We walked...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Really felt like I was in the heart of it all at this boutique. Fun rooms, kind of felt like you were in someones home. Great area and surrounded by things to do. Remember there is a club on the roof thats wicked popular... We were aware before chosing this spot so it was our fault, but light sleepers should...

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Really excellent food options including some very inexpensive smaller plates at lunch. We've been here several times and its one of our favorite restaurants. We also frequently visit the rooftop bar for dancing and drinks on weekend nights. Its open air, so when raining not a great place to go, but we've had some amazing nights here. The service is...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is created with the mindset that we u different spaces as one commercial organism that is constantly evolving throughout the day / night. Tantalo is a 12-room hotel, a restaurant featuring a communal kitchen-style atmosphere serving shared comfort dishes influenced by ingredients from around the globe, the lively ground floor bar / lounge and finally the only public outdoor rooftop bar / lounge in Casco Viejo with incredible views. Each hotel room features individually designed custom art by different local artists ensuring that no two rooms will be the same. ... more   less 

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Address: Avenida B Calle 8 | Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $152 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Bring earplugs for a quiet night sleep. Rooftop bar is a great place, but music can be a bit loud. Ear plugs are the answer.”
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