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Via Argentina | El Congrejo, Panama City, Panama
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

The garlic bread was delicious, but our meals were average. I had the pork, but it tasted more like ham. Think we probably ordered badly. There wasn't many in the restaurant, but all seemed to know each other - a real locals hang out. It was very quaint and the waiters were nice.

Thank LeeAnn M
Maribel, Wi, Usa
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We stayed at a nearby B&B and walked to this nearby restaurant. We were pleasantly surprised by the special we had, with chicken, rice, lentils, salad, soup and dessert for a very reasonable price. Everything was delicious, and the soup was outstanding. I am an accomplished cook and have high standards, but this restaurant exceeded my expectations.

1 Thank Joel T
Terrell, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2014

We ate the Bon Profit attached to the Elks Club on La Boca road. The meals were excellent. There were hardly any diners, so I hope it doesn't close for lack of patronage.

Thank aussieron47
Panama City, Panama, Panama
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2014

In Friday night you can enjoy a nice people making a show, singing spanish music, playing guitars. We take a Paella Marinera, excellent selection, good quality, fresh sea food. we enjoy the dinner with a bottle of wine. The service is excellent. I recommend this restaurant to the people like the spanish cousine.

Thank Roberto C
Las Cumbres, Panama, Panama
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96 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Let me clarify that we have never eaten at this restaurant. We always order their paellas for special occasions (the Via Argentina place, not the Boca one which we have not used). It is THE best paella we have had. You pick up the paella (different sizes) and man, I don't know what they do but that think stays hot... More 

1 Thank Patricia L
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64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Great Spanish restaurant. Have the Corvina in a creole sauce. The Corvina I had was very fresh. Service was good. Nice atmosphere. I did try the paella and it was very good. Good sandwiches as well. Great value as well.

Thank TexasOrcas1
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103 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2014

Most of the reviews for Bon Profit is accurate, I like the food & service & have nothing negative to say about it. I give it * only because few are perfect *Ü* The 2 locations I know about are in the Elks Lodge building on La Boca road in Balboa on La Boca road (for visitors do visit the... More 

Thank lseldon
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

It's a nice quite restaurant with good food and enough choises on the menu. We both had the paella and it was delicious! The wine was fairly good as well, and on top of that the waiter was super friendly and gave great service. The restaurant was almost empty when we got there, so it would be nice for the... More 

Thank NellieNellieNellie
Panama City, Panama, Panama
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2013

Great value, the paella is standard and incredibly cheap. The service is good. It's not haute cuisine, but it's a great little neighborhood restaurant.

Thank Debsonbelle
Panama City, Panama
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Bon profit can be busy at lunchtimes as the y have a special inclusive menu popular with local office workers. The evenings are usually quiet. The food is good, particularly their Paella Valenciana and corvina with shrimp sauce. Nice wine selection and very reasonable prices. They have Albariño white wine which is excellent for a fish dish. Service is good.

Thank MalagaBill77

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Argentina | El Congrejo, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: 263-9667

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?