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Bar, Pizza, Spanish, Pub
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Ave. Balboa al lado de Multicentro | Hard Rock Hotel Panama Megapolis, Panama City, Panama
+507 380-1111
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Corona, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The service her was the far most wore! I don't usually complain but this is one that I can't let go! The service was so bad I asked to speak to the manager at the restaurant 30 minutes have gone by and no manager was called I remind server that I asked for a manager 30 minutes ago once the... More 

Thank Christina92883
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Went here for a little something one night. Prices seemed high until we saw how much food we got! It's not small tapas but really a meal. Service was quick and easily found someone who spoke English.

Thank BrendaFromCoraopolis
Farmington, New Mexico, United States
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140 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

We had the spicy popcorn shrimp which was really good. It is quite small to share for two, but we just needed something to tide us over until dinner. Wait staff was fabulous, and the drinks were perfect.

Thank Karen B
Hamburg, Germany
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84 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

So good hamburger for a really good price. Service is very good! And very nice environment the onion rings are so natural and fresh. I love it. Price is the correct for the quality. This place is located on the second floor of the hard rock hotel. I never ate there before but I'll be back.

Thank TheInduFace
Denver, Colorado
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

We visited this place for lunch and ordered a pizza. It was big enough to share but very difficult to eat as the ingredients used were sub par. The Pancetta left a lot to be desired. The staff hovered over you the entire time you were there. It felt like you were being stared at the entire time.

Thank Lauren M
Brussels, Belgium
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80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

We had lunch at Ciao restaurant on our first day at Panama City , because we were staying at the hotel and were quite happy with the food and the service. The place is relatively small and relaxed and the service is good. My husband had a pizza with portobello mushrooms and I had a giant (for European standards anyway)... More 

Thank Deniz13
Huntington Beach, California
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182 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

We had dinner here one night and pretty much everything was awful. The only good thing was the 4 cheese pizza, but that's not saying much. Awful ceviche, smelled really rotten. By far the worst ceviche we had ever had. The sliders were awful, their meat is so chewy and overcooked. The buffalo chicken bites were awful, just awful. Didn't... More 

Thank OceanLove3
San Jose, Costa Rica
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Had a burger late night, it was definitely the best that you may find in Panama. Greatly located inside Hard Rock Café Megapolis.

Thank Fabrizio B
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78 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

I needed a quick dinner by myself. Was the quiest place in the hotel the service was good, nice pizza options but to expensive. I paid for a personal pizza, a local beer and a bottle of water 30$. For me not worth it.

Thank Gilberto V
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93 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

I enjoyed Ciao so much I went back the next night. It's a great place to grab a lite meal and drink while enjoying the great city views and the live music from the bar across the way. The food is both tasty and reasonable (a flat crust pizza is $13).

Thank ghiaaa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pizza, Spanish, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. Balboa al lado de Multicentro | Hard Rock Hotel Panama Megapolis, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 380-1111

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