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La Papa

51 Street East Bella Vista No. 25 | Calle 51 Este Bella Vista No. 25, Panama City 0808, Panama
+507 265-5800
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“corvina” (20 reviews)
“turkish salad” (4 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
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Grill, South American, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
51 Street East Bella Vista No. 25 | Calle 51 Este Bella Vista No. 25, Panama City 0808, Panama
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our first visit to Panama and our relatives took us to eat in La Papa. It was excellent food, great service and reasonably priced. We ate steak, Colombian style soup and Middle Eastern food. Everything was perfect. Be sure to order some yuca...More

Thank Lauren A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owner and wait staff were all great and some even spoke fluent English (which was extremely helpful!). The food was good and the overall experience was fantastic!!!

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I came again for a week of business and went 3 times in a week just perfect food is always perfect, service is amazing and mostly the owners of the restaurant are always happy to help you! Recommend it 100%

Thank db212124
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I’m back in Panama and came to la papa for a business meeting. This is without a doubt the best restaurant Panamá has. It has an excellent atmosphere, it’s very good for business meetings as well as to come with the family. This time I...More

Thank dkmiami
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Wonderful service, food and atmosphere. Consistently excellent food and the soup, I am told by my guests, is the best they have tried. Take my visitors there on a regular basis and have never been disappointed. Great for large groups and family gatherings.

Thank AlanaG90
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I just returned from dinner at La Papa. They have an extensive menu and our entire meal was great. We shared hummus and a Turkish salad to start. Personally, I like more garlic in hummus but the bed was SO GOOD -...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We were walking to this place for our evening meal. We met a couple on the sidewalk and next thing we know we were all on our way to,this place for dinner. A delightful couple from Vancouver, Canada. They were very interesting and familiar with...More

Thank Morcella
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Went for a late lunch on a sunday. I don‘t understand the high ranking - the food was OK, but nothing to write home about. The atmosphere resembled a canteen of a mid-size company, and prices are inflated also by Panama standards.

Thank dkbe
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Moni and I really enjoyed, had two Panamanian dishes, excellent food and plenty for dollar amount a great value. Ask for Fernando! Bravo

Thank Bluezkat
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Went for late lunch after arriving at the Doubletree. Short walk over broken sidewalk. Good al dente pastas. Good seafood. Unfortunately was closed a few days later when we went for dinner. We were disappointed.

Thank Portland_OROpushomes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Grill, South American, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Street East Bella Vista No. 25 | Calle 51 Este Bella Vista No. 25, Panama City 0808, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 265-5800
  • E-mail
It is a restaurant with family atmosphere. We have a variety of dishes ranging from Colombian cuisine to Mediterranean . We offer a hall for special events and occasions . Artisanal pizza is also part of our menu.
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