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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fiance' and I stayed 1 night upon arrival in Panama City before heading to the San Blas Islands. The reception was fantastic and warm. Very European-style hotel with downstairs restaurant and bar buzzing with activity with hotel reception tucked away behind it. Very cool. They guided us to our room which was clean, trendy ( albeit smallish ), and a...

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for such a detailed review of what sounds like a marvelous Tantalo experience. We appreciate your kind note on our loudness levels. We love it when we receive travelers that are willing to take it nicely and at the same time advice other travelers about it. Best regards!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights. The good thing is, there is a restaurant in the hotel... and the bad thing is there is a restaurant in the hotel. If you have any problems falling asleep, do not even consider to stay. During weektime you will stay awake till midnight and over the weekend it will be 03:00 for sure. The stuff...

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Our staff will be happy to know you found clean, generous rooms with an attentive staff. We are sorry that the vibrancy of our restaurant and rooftop impeded an otherwise marvelous overall experience. It is indeed important for our guests to know about our nightlife aspects, thank you for sharing it with...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couldn't have had a better Saturday night in Panama City! The service was awesome, the music was ABSOLUTELY on point and the view was breath-taking. Absolutely a must visit in Casco Viejo, put this on your list and earmark 10pm-1am as the time when the place gets rocking!

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Very happy to read your review. Our service and entertainment staff will be delighted to know about your pleasant experience. Thank you for sharing your experience. Always welcome here!

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The view from here is almost a forever view of Panama. Just gorgeous. You are all sort of seated together as opposed to having separate tables but that mattered not to us! The sunset was phenomenal. Food was fantastic and ambiance relaxed. A definite stop for you Panama Canal visit.

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

We appreciate your poetic eye, this view certainly transcends the barriers of time. Thank you for sharing your experience with us and everyone on Trip Advisor. Always welcome!

Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I loved the rooftop bar at Tantalo! I love DJ music and this didn't disappoint. I visited on a Sunday night, which was very busy. We got a great table on the side with a perfect view over the Panama City skyline. The food wasn't great - mostly because it was lukewarm by the time it was served to us....

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for enjoying a fabulous night with us. Always welcome here in Panama!

Fayetteville, Georgia
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I've been to Panama a few times now and always make time to stop by Tantalo! Super fun atmosphere and great food. We have been with a group each time and is something I recommend. This allows you to sample a larger variety of their menu! It's perfect for sharing. Take a quick elevator ride to the rooftop for a...

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Thank you for your words. We're delighted to know you had the best of times in our hotel. Hope to see you again sometime soon! Best regards,

Reviewed 12 October 2016

i love the place the art is every where u look the food is very good the shows in the resturant... and the bar is the best in all the old city the bar have view to all the new city one visit worth 1000 words...

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Delighted by your brief but beautiful words about our hotel, kitchen & roof bar. Always welcome here in Tantalo! Best regards.

Reviewed 5 October 2016

This place was happening on a Saturday night, great rooftop vibe, a must go to for the best mojito in town voted #1. The food was great, had the pizza and chicken basil panini. Language was not a issue here, they spoke some English compared to most places. Please learn a little Spanish

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Mojitos in Tantalo are certainly a thing! Thank you for enjoying our concept & our food. We are happy to know our staff coped well with English, we are continuously working on this aspect so it means a lot to us. Thanks for your time. Best regards!

Reviewed 30 September 2016

Tantalo is a very hip restaurant in the Casco Viejo section of Panama City. The food is great and they have latin dancing on Wednesday nights. The Mojitos were very good, the ceviche was excellent and the mixed grill did not disappoint. Upstairs the roof bar is very lively with dancing and more great mojitos. The view is amazing fro...

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Dinner and dancing is our favourite plan! Thank you for commenting on what sounds as a great experience. Always welcome here in Tantalo! Best regards.

Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

First we had something to eat downstairs. The food was delicious!! Take a vest with you, as in all Panamanian restaurants and bars, inside the airconditioning is freezing. After the dinner we went to the roofbar, you don't believe what you see when you get out the elevator! Music, nice atmosphere and one of the best skylines I've ever seen....

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Jacob L, Public Relations Manager at Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar, responded to this review

Flattered by your review! Thank you for enjoying each and every aspect of our hotel. We certainly hope to have you again sometime, sooner rather than later! Best regards.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is created with the mindset that we u different spaces as one commercial organism that is constantly evolving throughout the day / night. Tantalo is a 12-room hotel, a restaurant featuring a communal kitchen-style atmosphere serving shared comfort dishes influenced by ingredients from around the globe, the lively ground floor bar / lounge and finally the only public outdoor rooftop bar / lounge in Casco Viejo with incredible views. Each hotel room features individually designed custom art by different local artists ensuring that no two rooms will be the same. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar

Address: Avenida B Calle 8 | Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: €136 - €203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tantalo Hotel / Kitchen / Roofbar 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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#8 Business Hotel in Panama City
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“The Geo Orga room is huge and on the corner with multiple balconies. Get this room!”
 of 5 bubbles samtL8193YP, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bring earplugs for a quiet night sleep. Rooftop bar is a great place, but music can be a bit loud. Ear plugs are the answer.”
 of 5 bubbles Alemaphgiel, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you donot want to hear the roof top bar ask for a couple of floors down.”
 of 5 bubbles 263francisv, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Second floor is the quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Stevenm87, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Blue King, which is just below the rooftop. Light sleepers may prefer something lower.”
 of 5 bubbles Hammer_Zino, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
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