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Capitan Caribe Bocas del Toro

1st Street | 1st Street, Besides Selina's Hostel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 6824-3158
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish burger” (47 reviews)
“ceviche” (24 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Central American, Fusion, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1st Street | 1st Street, Besides Selina's Hostel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ambience, good music, excellent drinks! The Margarita and Passionfruit cocktail are a must try! Sufficient tequila with just the perfect amount of lime, sugar and salt! A second round was a must! Quality at it’s best! Me & my boyfriend were greeted and given...More

Thank cella9828
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food at fair prices. I would recommend this place to my family and friends. We ate there every night during our 5 night stay.

Thank Marta H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little eatery on the Main Street. Great burgers and drinks. Very personable owner. Only place in Bocas that we visited twice!

Thank jkz_2011
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Very laid back place serving dinner in a small courtyard on benches. Burgers were excellent. I had the fish burger which was really good and also tasted the pork one. They all tasted different thanks to the tamarindo and other Caribbean flavours. I would recommend...More

Thank veronicaro
Luis P, Propietario at Capitan Caribe Bocas del Toro, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Thank you very much for your review! we really appreciated this and make us really happy that you shared your experience here. Sorry for the struggle at paying time, and just to let you know if you come back now we have the option to...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018

The food here is incredible, so many amazing flavours. Make sure you go here when in Bocas, it really is a must!!! Lovely staff too!

Thank Tom D
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for local sofisticate food, this is your place. The staff is incredible, and if I had to choose one meal... For sure will be the "El abuelo y el cerdo" hamburger. Some people compare it to Café del Mar, but for...More

Thank Sergio L
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

They have great presentation on their food and taste just as good, just don't be in a hurry, there's nothing on this island to rush for anyway

Thank Athene F
Reviewed August 16, 2018

I am a vegan, and my husband is not, so sometimes it's hard to find a place where we can both be happy, but Capitan Caribe exceeded both of our expectations!! I had the veggie burrito without sour cream, and husband had the curry chicken...More

Thank julietribble422
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

What a nice burger!! You need to try the flavor blend serve in homemade coconut bread! Just imagine a nice burger with plantains and special Caribbean sauces!! 🙌🏼 Fresh juices and drinks needs to be part of your order!!

Thank pvollert
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a Nice and special burger this is the place to be! It is fantastic! The guys who are working there are friendly and kind, the do not do verry much non business service because they are busy with all the...More

Thank Sanderriem
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October 22, 2015|
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Response from Jorge S | Property representative |
Hi capitans, Capitan Caribe have now cold national beers in the new spot! you are very welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1st Street | 1st Street, Besides Selina's Hostel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bocas Town
  • Phone Number: +507 6824-3158
  • E-mail
We are Capitan Caribe a small and unique food truck in Bocas Town. We will share this great experience and good vibes felt in the Caribbean, with ingredients from the Caribbean region, always fresh and good quality. The success of the house is the "CAPITAN CARIBE BURGER" unique in Bocas Town, followed by TROPICAL BURRITO, PATACONES, CEVICHE and the best natural fruit smoothies, all at a great price with quality and good service.
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