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Niko's Cafe

Via Espana, Panama City, Panama
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average30%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
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Via Espana, Panama City, Panama
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 13 September 2017

We always visit Nikos when we are in PA. It's usually our first stop. My husband can immediately get that good Panamanian food he misses so much in America. We have been to all the Nikos and they are basically all the same. It is...More

Thank AV_2006
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I've been to the sandwich bar, they have a big variety and the sandwiches are very good visually and very tasty, the rest of the food in the combos is also very good. Last time I came to Panama I tasted the lunch buffet and...More

Thank Christian_Sanabria
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The location we visited was on the corner of Calle Geraldo Ortega y Via Espana, which may be a different location than the one listed here, This is a cafeteria style, fast food, large portions, and inexpensive. Food was ok, typical cafeteria food. Café is...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Food cold. Food tasteless. Poor quality. Dirty floors. Shady clientele. Difficult to get to. Don't bother!

Thank kywood1955
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I went to Nikos with one of my suppliers, It is a buffet style restaurant with some really tasty food. They also have a small bakery inside. I was surprised at the pricing. Very economical .. and great tasting food, the sopa de lenteja was...More

Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Cafeteria style, eat in or take out. Clean, unpretentious, good quality, good tasting food, very reasonable prices. I was in Panama City for 5 days and I ate at this chain at several locations. Friendly workers, clean, well-lit, open 24 hrs. Everything I chose was...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 9 October 2016

When you are hungry and everything is closed this is your place. You can find all kind of food, sandwichs, burgers, coffees, bakery, etc.

Thank Eskivelito
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I wanted to eat Panamanian food everyday so when I found NIKO's, I went there almost every day! The first day had their rice, salad and stewed pork chops and took it back to the hotel. I was so sorry I did not get two...More

1  Thank chinamom62
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is cheap and tasty Panamanian food. It's at a good location near via Espana. Recommend for a quick bite to eat. I had the Carne Asada which can be tough in many places but this one was a delicate and tender. The flavors were...More

Reviewed 15 July 2016

After traveling to panama for years, i am almost used to the poor customer service you receive almost everywhere, But i learned to live with it. But this place is something else. Never visited before so i wanted information about the dishes, The cook was...More

Thank TIco007
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Espana, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
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