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$$$$Latin, Seafood,
Final de la Calle 50 | 4to Local a Mano Izquierda, Panama City 0816, Panama
+507 391-4657
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
“spicy tuna” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, Central American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Final de la Calle 50 | 4to Local a Mano Izquierda, Panama City 0816, Panama
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the best restaurant in Panama City, Panama - the food is outstanding and the service was great. I speak limited spanish but that was not a problem as they have english speaking staff to help interpret your ordering. Traffic in panama is bad...More

Thank Tina L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

we speak very little spanish yet they were friendly and accommodating — and most of all welcoming! the food and drinks were delicious! was a lovely experience, we will return on our next visit to panama!

Thank miya_hearts_travel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maito is a restaurant that although it constantly changes its menus, it never ceases to impress me. The quality of the food is great! The service is the best one (which is not common to find in panama) Great atmosphere and great food.

Thank dagmargarcial
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Food tasted amazing and ably walked (what I imagine to be) the line between traditional local and international cuisine.

Thank Victor H
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

I had really high expectations at Maito but it turned out disappointed. If eating is a pleasure for you as it is for me, I would not recommended this place. Let's start with positive features: 1. It has a nice ambiance 2. It has a...More

1  Thank Nancy N
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here. It was a bit hard to find. If some people didn't happen to be in the driveway to say we were indeed in the right place, we wouldn't have found it. The food and service were exceptional. We didn't do the...More

Thank 721Anonymous
Reviewed March 20, 2018

A wonderful mid week lunch. Maito presents a nice and spacious atmosphere, with different areas both inside and out. The addition of some bench seats in the main room has taken it from "chic" to "cafeteria" (just my humble opinion), but still a lovely restaurant....More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

We were surprised by the quality and creativity: carimanolas were amazing! Carpaccio and the tacos as appetizers! We had a good wine and excellent chupe and main original dishes!

Thank DECA C
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was pretty hard to locate, amidst the buildings in Calle 50, as the address doesn’t specify any building number or identifying characteristics. When we eventually found it, we were surprised to see that it is actually a (pleasant) bright yellow-green coloured house that’s...More

Thank StarkGirl
Reviewed March 6, 2018

We knew someone from Panama that took us to this restaurant. It would be hard to find so if you go I suggest you take Uber. This restaurant had such a good vibe to it. We felt very comfortable and not rushed. The service is...More

Thank njeromchek
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Judy A
October 11, 2016|
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Response from mairimouse | Reviewed this property |
Closed Sunday. Open Monday through Saturday, noon to 2:30: 7PM to 10:30
July 6, 2016|
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Response from Robert O | Reviewed this property |
You can dress casually. No bathing attire but probably anything beyond that is fine.
May 31, 2016|
Response from Larry T | Reviewed this property |
I am not 100% certain, but I believe Maito is closed on Sunday. Things may have changed, so call. I was there on a Monday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Final de la Calle 50 | 4to Local a Mano Izquierda, Panama City 0816, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 391-4657
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