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Calle D El Cangrejo y Eusebio A Morales, Panama City, Panama
+507 269-1976
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79 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very traditional and old restaurant in Panama, the food is still delicious and service is very efficient, ambient is ok, need to renovate.

Thank Rajan P
Surprise, Arizona
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The food here was absolutely amazing. It was fresh and very healthy also. I want to reduce my reading because of the prices but I don't think that's fair. I paid about $32 for my lunchit consisted of a small chicken breast and two pieces of shrimp. There was also corn chowder and garlic bread which were both it consisted... More 

Thank tjdennis444
Berkshire, England
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66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We really enjoy Teppanyaki and were delighted to find this place within easy walking distance of our hotel. Seemed a bit unwelcoming at first with the entrance doors closed and no sign of life. A quick peek through the windows reassured us it was open so in we went. Very courteous gentleman in dinner suit and bow tie greeted us... More 

Thank Queenscout
Waterloo, Ontario
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We are visiting Panama City for two days, staying at the Toscana Hotel (outstanding customer service at Toscana by the way). We got to our room late and just wanted a good bite to eat. After the restaurant we were recommended turned out to be closed, we decided to give Ginza a try. Upon entering the restaurant it was very... More 

Thank spequegnat
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I thoroughly enjoyed eating at this restaurant during my recent stay in Panama. The staff was courteous and efficient. The food was freshly prepared right in front of us...........overall a very memorable experience, will visit there again.

Thank AveannB
Hamilton, Bermuda
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33 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Great Japanese steak house located in area close to Via Espana and the metro, maybe 5 minutes walk from Carmen Metro Stop.

Thank david_in_bda
Malmo, Sweden
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137 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Old traditional Japanese restaurant with best possible quality. There are indeed fantastic dishes on the menu! I was almost doing the wrong choice the staff told me I don't think you will eat raw meat nor do I so we made another choice. The steak turning up on my table was excellently prepared in front of me. It was my... More 

Thank Jan-OlofO
Delray Beach, Florida
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23 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Should have known better than to go to a Japanese steakhouse in Panama City. Food was mediocre, but it was an experience. Very expensive for Panama City

Thank SmilingGirl2014
Central Florida, Florida
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

I gave this place a try because of the reviews.... What a mistake. Let me break it down for you: 1) Presentation points 0% (All missing) 2) Chef preparation points 3% may be(0%) 3) Food flavor Japanese 0% oriental yes only because of how much soy sauce they use. 4) The price $$ just like everything in Panama is over... More 

Thank Jmatos01
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Although the place had a lot of customers, we were able to find a table in the teppanyaki area. We order the Ginza Special that was grade A+ specially the vegetables and also the Vegetarian Special which comes with tofu. Great flavor and presentation, also graded A+. Highly recommended, although the place may need a little renovation to update the... More 

Thank Franklin W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle D El Cangrejo y Eusebio A Morales, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 269-1976

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