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Restaurante Romantico

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Playa Cacique, seafront | Next to the Medical Center / Next to de Policia, Panama Province, Panama
+507 202-7426
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San Diego, California
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

I believe they have renamed this restaurant but it's the same owners and we fell for it. The quantity of food was ridiculous which can be a good thing but in this case it wasn't, the quality was meh! I went for dinner so I don't know if the lunch menu was any better. Could easily have had better dinner... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

One lunch here. Okay food. Lackluster service. Had to wait a long time to pay by credit card. Convenient if you're at the beach below the hotel. Great view.

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Thank PoseyDenver
Antwerp
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148 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We had lunch there. A simple spaghetti we just tomato sauce, but they managed to make it taste as plastic. And on top of that they charged 14 USD for it.

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Thank edhimal
Paris, France
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205 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

We had a ton of cocktails in that beautiful beach. Do try the ceviche there, it's the best in the entire island!

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Thank fur312
Panama City, Panama
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The food is let me tell you good at dinner bad at breakfast, the staff not so much. We went in the morning to have breakfast awful, the service was even worst, your choice of eggs, eggs, or eggs!' At nite the food was really nice and the staff waas friendly

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Thank JessOrtiz50
Panama
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has few food options and in all is average. The view of the beach is great, but not the food.

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Thank Frank C
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

I loved this place. The fish is the dish to get. It was fabulously fresh with a fantastic array of side dishes. It's a good place doe families and for couples. Don't miss this one!

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Thank Trish W
Rotterdam
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stayed with a group of 6 people right before Christmas 2014. We all had a wonderful time, nice rooms. We had a very positive e oerience at the restaurant. The food was delicious, the service swift.

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Thank Plaszicht
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

At Villa Romantica the few positives of our experience were the food and the gorgeous view of the nearby beach. The food wasn't amazing, but it was satisfying and the view was, as the name entails, very romantic. However, the table service had something to be desired. One time, someone in our group wanted to have vanilla ice cream with... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

We didn’t stay at the hotel because it seemed absurdly expensive for what was on offer — the restaurant backed that up. A scant menu of crazily priced seafood backed up by slow and inattentive service. We came here for dinner and left after having a beer each. You’re on vacation. You deserve better than this.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Cuisine
Seafood, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Cacique, seafront | Next to the Medical Center / Next to de Policia, Panama Province, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Pearl Islands  >  Contadora Island
  • Phone Number: +507 202-7426

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