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Fonda La Especial

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Boulevard el Dorado | Diagonal al Super99, Panama City, Panama
+507 260-8118
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PCty
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The noodles and hofans are excellent here. Exactly the same as one would get in Hong Kong. Very tasty and no MSG. They also serve ready rice dishes and dumpling in soup or pan fried. All excellent. Inexpensive and fast service. Althought I think they could improve a lot on hygiene in general.

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Panama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

two must have plates, the dumpling (all kinds) and the noodle soup with wantons. If you try these 2 plates you would have enjoy a bit of Hong Kong in Panama City, Panama

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Panama City, Panama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

Sorry to report the photos I posted are no longer accurate. The menu has changed and the prices are a little more expensive. The service was chaotic and I'd just like to void my old review and not post again until things have settled down.

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2011

If you love world class Chinese Won Ton Soup and Dumplings Fried or Steamed or served in broth, this is the place. Order "Won Ton Solo" and you will be served a soup with Won Tons with Shrimp and Pork in a delicate wrapping. The plate of dumplings or in broth is absolutely first rate. Also served are plates of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard el Dorado | Diagonal al Super99, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 260-8118

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?