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La Chesa - CLOSED

Calle 49 desde Avenida Federico Boyd y Avenida Colombia, Panama City Bella Vista, Panama
+507 269-1225
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
9 Mar 2013
“casual, elegant with very good food”
10 Feb 2013
“First Rate Italian”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Calle 49 desde Avenida Federico Boyd y Avenida Colombia, Panama City Bella Vista, Panama
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Reviewed March 9, 2013

if you are looking for an excellent meal this should definetly be on your list. in an old converted house. has a warm feeling. nicely decorated with very good wait staff by US standards. a bit hard to find as its in a residential area...More

Thank michael a
Reviewed February 10, 2013

This restaurant is a little off the road, so get the exact address when you go. Only a tiny street sign marks the unassuming residential looking building that houses La Chesa, but inside it is very attractive. English is a bit of struggle for the...More

Thank Fletcher51
Reviewed December 15, 2012

Although not extraordinary, food was excellent. Starters: grilled octopus and arugula salad with pears and nuts were very good; we also ordered the Cavatelli Salsicha y Ricotta as a starter, although it is a second course dish, which was magnificent. For the main dish I...More

1  Thank eldisplicente
Reviewed October 18, 2012

The place is hard to find because the restaurant is only open at night, but it has to be earned. Had the impression of being part of a small circle of Gourmet. Stylish ambience, decorated with taste. The chef is Italian and the food is...More

Thank Mo D
Reviewed October 4, 2012

Panama is a pain with poor street signage, no numbers etc, but Le Chesa takes it to another level. No signage whatesover and you have no idea whether you are at the correct place until you ask one of the waiters. So after a frustrating...More

Thank PimpinioTiger
Reviewed July 16, 2012

Nice place with good food. I like the prix fixe concept and although choice is limited, they have great options per course. Intimate atmosphere. For me one of the better restaurants in Panama City.

Thank MarkVon7
Reviewed July 9, 2012

LOved everything, specially the antipasto!!! a little hard to find if you are not familiar with the city. It Has no sign in it...that's the only downside for me....

Thank MEILIN0804
Reviewed July 7, 2012

I have eaten at La Chesa many times and have never been disappointed. The garden in front is a serene and beautiful place to start the evening with a glass of prosecco. The decor of the dining rooms shows such attention to detail and it's...More

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed June 9, 2012

This without doubt one of the best Italian restaurants in Panama City. The place is very nicely decorated in a traditional way. Service is great, the staff very helpful. The food is excellent, although you are limited to a small menu from which you can...More

Thank JMI75
Reviewed June 5, 2012

Upon arrival you are served a complimentary glass of champagne, which is fantastic. At first glance the Antipasto plates seems like you will be leaving the restaurant with room for more food. However its quite the opposite. They offer you four dishes all the right...More

Thank Rachelle M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$35 - US$60
Open Hours
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 49 desde Avenida Federico Boyd y Avenida Colombia, Panama City Bella Vista, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 269-1225
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