Great food. Great service. Live music by Deborah Winters made the evening perfect. She is a jazz treasure.
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Panama Hotel is a combination of bustle and coziness, with a warm staff and an inviting menu. We visit on special occasions, and for no reason at all. It's truly a hidden gem!
The Panama Hotel is one of San Rafael's hidden treasures. The place is not only charming, but the restaurant also has excellent food. There is a wonderful ambiance inside, but in the summer months the outdoor patio for lunch or dinner can't be beat. It's...More
We frequented Maria's Pueblo when I was a child in the 50's and through the years I've continued to eat here. Today we had the veggie panini and the vegetable enchiladas verde. Both were perfect! Service EXCELLENT!
This is my go-to lunch spot. The funky atmosphere and the friendly staff make for a lovely afternoon. Some evenings they have live music which can be a little loud if you’re seated indoors. Stick to the outside tables, whether lunch or dinner, for the...More
The food and service and excellent. This restaurant has a nice casual feel of a local place that is located in a neighborhood of Victorian houses. It has a large outdoor dinning area.
Nice, cozy dining room full of happy people enjoying lunch on a sunny day. service was quick and friendly. entrees were delicious and plentiful. I had the fish tacos and they were tasty. Wine was a generous pour of a decent California Sauvignon blanc. We...More
The antithesis of your chain or trendy, foodie restaurant, the Panama Hotel Restaurnat, tucked into the quaint Gerstle Park neighborhood of San Rafael, features an eclectic menu in a historic setting. Offering a pallet of Latin, California, and Mediterranean, the offerings offers a broad range...More
Panama Hotel Restaurant has a nice ambience, a pleasant and accommodating staff, excellent and creative dishes, and does not break the bank. It is easily the best restaurant in San Rafael, and perhaps in all of Marin.
Been to the Panama Hotel four times not sure why we go back. Soups and Salads are good but the Dinner Entrees are boring not bad just not great or memorable. Menu never changes.