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Restaurante Romantico

Playa Cacique, seafront | Next to the Medical Center / Next to de Policia, Panama Province, Panama
+507 202-7426
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good25%
  • Average34%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
11 Jan 2017
“1 overpriced meal with bad service”
28 Dec 2016
“Consistently Mediocre (or worse)”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
Playa Cacique, seafront | Next to the Medical Center / Next to de Policia, Panama Province, Panama
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Ate there once on our 3 day visit to the Islands. Overpriced (which matches a lot of the tourist traps on the island) and we had terrible service. Everything was "5 minutes" and then 15 - 20 minutes later the waitress would be back. Lobster...More

Thank JackFrosty
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We have visited Contadora numerous times. We went to this restuarant the first time a few years ago and the chef then according to a staff member had a drinking problem and our entrees came out missing poorly cooked, missing side dishes, and generally in...More

Thank PanamaCowboy
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I believe they have renamed this restaurant but it's the same owners and we fell for it. The quantity of food was ridiculous which can be a good thing but in this case it wasn't, the quality was meh! I went for dinner so I...More

Thank Jeanette A
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

One lunch here. Okay food. Lackluster service. Had to wait a long time to pay by credit card. Convenient if you're at the beach below the hotel. Great view.

Thank PoseyDenver
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We had lunch there. A simple spaghetti we just tomato sauce, but they managed to make it taste as plastic. And on top of that they charged 14 USD for it.

Thank edhimal
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We had a ton of cocktails in that beautiful beach. Do try the ceviche there, it's the best in the entire island!

Thank fur312
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The food is let me tell you good at dinner bad at breakfast, the staff not so much. We went in the morning to have breakfast awful, the service was even worst, your choice of eggs, eggs, or eggs!' At nite the food was really...More

Thank JessOrtiz50
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has few food options and in all is average. The view of the beach is great, but not the food.

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

I loved this place. The fish is the dish to get. It was fabulously fresh with a fantastic array of side dishes. It's a good place doe families and for couples. Don't miss this one!

Thank Trish W
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stayed with a group of 6 people right before Christmas 2014. We all had a wonderful time, nice rooms. We had a very positive e oerience at the restaurant. The food was delicious, the service swift.

Thank Plaszicht
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Cacique, seafront | Next to the Medical Center / Next to de Policia, Panama Province, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Pearl Islands  >  Contadora Island
  • Phone Number: +507 202-7426
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