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Grapes Restaurant & Bar

Calle 8va, Edificio Grapes | Casco Antiguo, Panama City, Panama
+507 212-1882
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tuna tartare” (18 reviews)
“arepas” (10 reviews)
“corvina” (14 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
International, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Calle 8va, Edificio Grapes | Casco Antiguo, Panama City, Panama
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11 - 20 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2016

After the humid hustle and bustle of business district Panama, this charming oasis of the Old Town is a trip down memory lane with attentive service and delicious dishes to savour.

Thank David C
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We stopped in this restaurant on our first night staying in Panama's Casco Viejo and we are so happy we did! When we first walked in, the restaurant was empty, but I think we just ate a little earlier than people normally do in Costa...More

Thank sdavidson18
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Very pleasant fine dining. Food was overall good. The staff was very friendly. My only problem was i called to make a reservation and wanted a cake and candles as it was my friends birthday dinner. The woman who took my info didn't pass it...More

Thank Yaki622
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This restaurant is in Casco Veijo in the older part of Panama City. The interior is very much old style, but lovely. Both food and service was excellent, however it is in the more expensive category. Should be noted it helps if you have a...More

Thank GillieBrook
Reviewed 1 June 2016

There was going to be a wine tasting and it was cancelled....but we were not notified of the cancellation, since they didn't have our phone number. The management apologized and made us an offer we couldn't refuse, so we stayed for dinner and drinks. We...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Since my last time at this restaurant several years have passed, but the dining experience and the service received was equal or better. Today Casco Viejo area has a lot more options than Grape's, but certainly, this is still one of the best options in...More

Thank Jorge A
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere was nice very quiet and the food was good. Served some ice cold water on arrival. Not bad.

Thank Manuel D
Reviewed 3 April 2016

A great restaurant but on the high side for prices. Great ambience in an older building in Casco Viejo, service was good. Very little english spoken. Food was very good

Thank CanuckinParis
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

A nice atmosphere restaurant, food is made precisely the way you ask for, with quite a wine selection. A must when going to Casco Viejo. Try the tuna tartar for starters and a nice steak as a main.

Thank Marcos H
Reviewed 7 March 2016

It's a bit stuffy actually. Service is almost too much since there aren't a lot of people early in the evening (7pm reservations and it was empty). Food was just ok and a bit pricey. I think there are better options to be honest.

Thank CherylGlendaleAZ
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claudettep221
26 January 2017|
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Response from Bowie888 | Property representative |
Thank you for the question, no we regret that we are closed on Sunday's.
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RoselineT
2 January 2017|
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Response from Bowie888 | Property representative |
We have many Jewish customers and in fact over 50 joined us for dinner last Saturday for New Years celebrations. We have Kosher meat dishes and wine but do not have a full kosher kitchen. Warmest best wishes for the New... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 02:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 8va, Edificio Grapes | Casco Antiguo, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 212-1882
  • E-mail
Description
The Restaurant is situated in one of the rooms of a fully restored private mansion dating back to 1657 and is one of the very first structures built in the old fortified Spanish city. The original walls and arches are skillfully blended into a cosy dining and bar area. We have now expanded further into the old house and now offer private dining
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