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Istmo brewpub

$$ - $$$,
Eusebio a. Morales Ave Panama, Panama City, Panama
+507 265-5077
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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“local brews” (2 reviews)
“my favorite” (3 reviews)
“great beer” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Eusebio a. Morales Ave Panama, Panama City, Panama
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2017

Dropped by on a Saturday night, late July. Place was quite lively. We tried a flight of the brews made on site, All in our party agreed that the dark stout, Cocle was the best. That's what brought us back for a second visit on...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Place was very empty the several times we walk by. Went to this place around 6pm. we were looking for a very popular IPA beer from a local micro brewery, the bartender told us they didn't have it and it will take a week to...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

2-3 years ago I visited Istmo (Isthmus) with a friend. We weren't terribly impressed but this trip gave them a second chance. We were pleasantly surprised. The service was much better and the barkeep quickly offered samples and described each offering. I liked Cocle, the...More

Thank mdfloyd322
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The waitress was extremely patient and helpful, considering none of my group of 8 spoke Spanish. The beer was okay at best compared to American craft beer, but good compared to Panamanian national beer. The pizza was a good size for the price and tasted...More

Thank prstnjns
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good selection of craft beers. Free samples. Limited food menu and it sometimes takes awhile for food to arrive. Small portions. Also have domestic beers that are less expensive the the craft beers. Indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank markminier
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Good music, mood and service. Try the local beers and itsmo brews, they're pretty good. Good beer selection too.

Thank Rcphq
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Quaint little place open to the air and the sounds of the city. It is on a side street so city sounds are minimal. Three beers on tap and the pitcher of darkish brew what we had was quite tasty, though I forgot what it...More

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We stopped for a beer on evening and found that the Itsmo had a decent selection of beer on tap, nothing outstanding. The location is good. Service was decent -

Thank RedheadinCr
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Sloppy service, fair food and a few house brews to choose from. It OK, just fair. No air-conditioning and facing a busy, noisy street which adds to my stress level. The waitress I had thought she was doing us a favor buy waiting on us....More

Thank bradrobenolt
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I spent my first night in Panama in this bar. I was so disappointed by the food - so so bad and so expensive. We ordered beers that those were okay. Still, I would not go back for food. Service was good, the waitress was...More

Thank MexicanNomad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eusebio a. Morales Ave Panama, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 265-5077
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