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Il Pianista

Palo Alto, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-2728
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (15 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Palo Alto, Boquete 0413, Panama
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11 - 20 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Had visited twice before and have enjoyed the pizza evertime. Good pricing, and gives pensionado discount when asked.

Thank EricR49236
Reviewed 27 January 2017

So, the grounds here are nice. Right by this stream and beautiful to step outside and look at for a minute. The food was good but nothing special. When we came that day the service was terrible. Not rude, just nonexistent. We basically found on...More

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Our friend and local resident, Luis Calvo, took us here for dinner our 1st night in Boquete. The setting with the waterfalls and lovely grounds around is wonderful and so pleasant. We found the Italian dishes to be very good and reasonably priced. The service...More

Thank PaulAK2011
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Il pianista offers an incredible service, they allow pets in the terrace and their food is full of flavor... the amount is just perfect or maybe too much for some! Their sauces are one of the best I've tried before

Thank Virginia F
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a gorgeous setting! Two mini waterfalls flow together at this site. It's awesome. The stone walls and ample windows/outdoor seating make fora lovely Riverside atmosphere. The food was delicious!! We loved it. So close to town, yet so far off the tourist track....More

Thank lsmallsSP
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The proprietors are very warm and friendly, and they serve authentic Sicilian food in a wonderful stone house by a rushing waterfall. The pizza crust is nearly perfect, the pasta is fresh, and even the salads are fresh and nice. A definite group pleaser!

Thank TahoeNancy
Reviewed 29 November 2016

It's like dining in the Garden of Eden. Waterfalls, gardens, orchids. It is a beautiful setting. Not only that they have a wood fired pizza oven that puts out first class pizza. Service is also very good. It is a little higher priced than most...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 26 November 2016

My husband and I had lunch there today. Beautiful restaurant! Great stream side table. We spit a huge calzone. It should have been good, fresh ingredients. Unfortunately, the outside was scorched and the vegies raw. The cheese didn't even melt. When Phil politely pointed this...More

Thank lin h
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Wonderful little authentic Italian restaurant. Everything made fresh from local ingredients as much as possible. Service is outstanding though a little slow (expected in Central America.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I had been in Boquete for a month or so before finally dining at II Pianista and was pleasantly surprised to find authentic Italian. Several locals and ex-pats had already told me how good the food was so I should not have been so surprised....More

Thank Steve C
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Pixel61
15 December 2015|
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Response from Rebel500 | Reviewed this property |
Try calling them at 507 720 2728. We were there in late August 2015 and seem to remember they were open 6 days a week.
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Kevcosta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palo Alto, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 720-2728
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phone number 507 720 2728
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