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Punta del Encuentra

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Calle 6 a Sur, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-2123
07:00 - 12:00
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Panama City, Panama
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This place is awesome! Super nice owner greets you with a smile and a hug, you feel like you've come to have breakfast to your aunt's house. The food is excellent, I especially recommend the Huevos Rancheros a la Panameña and the Hojaldre a Caballo. They were both super hearty no-nonsense good food. Portion sizes are great if you''re going... More 

Thank mgmmars
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Olga makes the best Panamanian breakfast in Boquete. The menu is extensive and of course freshly prepared. Some items are named after (and probably invented by) local customers. Service is a little slow as they are usually quite busy, but Olga gives every customer a warm welcome. It's good value for money and many of the locals (gringos and Panamenos... More 

Thank Theodore H
Sonoma, California
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Charming, small, owner/operator run. Large breakfast menu, something for everyone. Breakfast will often come with a hug and a flower on the plate! Good fresh squeezed juices. Omelettes are excellent.

Thank ccsonoma
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The menu is extensive, the coffee great and Olga hugged us like we were family although this was our first visit. The portions are large. I had a cheese, tomato and spinach omelet made especially for me to avoid gluten in the kitchen. I'm not certain about the Panamanian tortillas. Although they are made from corn I was not able... More 

Thank Sharna K
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We really enjoyed the food. There was only one server so the service was very slow but worth the wait. Really enjoyed the food.

Thank Scott K
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Best breakfast and nice hugs! Olga is a sweetie! The omelette was perfect and my steamed eggs delish. YOU MUST GO!! Food served with ❤️❤️❤️

Thank Ecolumberjill
Salem, Oregon
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

What a find, sadly our last day in Boquete. Great little place on aside street behind the Dollar Store! Recommended by our host, and it was a wonderful find. The Latte was not only great to drink but a visual delight! The omelet was perfect, the potatoes superb AND fresh flower on the plate to make me feel really special!... More 

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Park City, Utah
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I visited Olga for breakfast, though she was unfortunately not there. The huevos rancheros was the best I've ever had. I ordered the Panamanian corn tortillas as the base. It's a huge portion. The young woman serving tables was very kind and even warned me that I was ordering too much food when I wanted to also order a pancake.... More 

Thank JenVenTor
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Olga will always greet you and you will not be disappointed by her excellent menu for breakfasts. I have had eggs served a variety of ways in the past and was always happy with my choice.

Thank howard611
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284 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Delicious Breakfast. A little hard to find but if you look at the map on tripadvisor and know it is set back from the street you will find it no problem. The kitchen is a bit on the slow time, partly because this is a popular spot. Delicious coffee and attentive waitress. I had the Mexican style Huevos Rancheros. So... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 6 a Sur, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 720-2123

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