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The Square, Panama
012 342 2246/2243
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant while staying at Hotel San Blas needed a change due to the food being quite repetitive in the hotel . Greeted by 2 lovely ladies one of which recommended us 3 dishes but we both went for the steak & Ale pie with home made chips veg and a thick gravy boat each we were not disappointed.... More 

Thank claire43blu
Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Visited Arcadia with my Aunties and friends. The food was very good. I had a sizzling platter. But the highlight for me was the cocktails made by Pris, the espresso martini is to 'die for', also the White Sangria went down well with Sylv. Overall the staff were some of the most efficient I have ever met, so friendly and... More 

Thank Lynngale
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

Me and my family went to Arcadia nearly every day on our 10 day holiday, as the food and service was terrific. I would say the Sunday lunch was the highlight, very fresh ingredients and a wide selection to choose from. The English breakfast and Lavazza fresh coffee is not far off either. All round great place to go and... More 

Thank Terry S
Epsom, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Positioned in the 'top square' of the San Blas restaurant complex this excellent watering hole is well worth a visit - it is set amongst other bars and restaurants but for us it's food stood head and shoulders over the others - the sizzling platters were beautiful and the Sangria- mmmm Staff were all incredibly friendly and helpful We'd make... More 

Thank olspice
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Beautiful sunday lunch and the best apple crumble ive ever had courtesy of Iain. Went there because of a prize of 2 free sunday lunches and was not disappointed. We live on the island and have sampled lovely food but will defo go back here. Friendly staff and decently priced.

Thank Lisa O
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2014

We had a very nice Sunday Lunch at the Arcadia the waitress who served us was very friendly and attentive we went back later in the week and had brunch which was very good and very reasonably priced

Thank hazel_acton
Spalding, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2014

Best place for fresh food in the area.not one bad meal ,fresh and tasty and ice cold beer. Staff lovely and chef great.

Thank zipora123
Norwood, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2012

I loved, this restaurants has good food and its located in a good area. Ask the Hamburger was really nice.

2 Thank 215bellac
New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2012

Good food, they have to upgraded the Menu. but everything was ok-

1 Thank MelissaLef
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2012

Lobster and Octopus was great... service was a little slow and very limited list of wines... but everything else was great, I mean you sacrifice some amenities buy you benefit of the relaxation of being if the middle of nowhere. Cheers Dan Lawson

2 Thank D L

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: The Square, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Guna Yala Region  >  San Blas Islands
  • Phone Number: 012 342 2246/2243

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