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Bibi's on the beach

€€ - €€€Caribbean, Seafood,
Isla Carenero | Surfside Restaurant and Bar @ Buccaneer Resort, Carenero Island, Panama
+507 757-9137
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ceviche” (76 reviews)
“lobster” (38 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Isla Carenero | Surfside Restaurant and Bar @ Buccaneer Resort, Carenero Island, Panama
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped here by water taxi for lunch, drinks and a swim. Fun spot. If we had more time we would have gone back for another meal here.

Thank gordon D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There are a couple of beach restaurants on this beach. We ate at Bibi’s. Ceviche was nice. The veggie plate was very good for Bocas. It came with salad, potatoes & veggies stir fried, rice, plantain. Natural juices are available. I had watermelon. Very nice....More

Thank susanaquerida
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Bibis for lunch and dinner during our visit in Jan 2018 food was nice and above standard for Panama the position of the Restaurand is super over the sea with views of the outer islands and the surf breaking over the reef....More

Thank richard a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for the first drink on the island near our hotel. We ordered a Pina colada and Margarita, they were perfect! Service was prompt and friendly and staff was helpful in answering all of our questions. We were not overcharged, bill was as expected....More

Thank BeckaMG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, imho this place is terribly overrated. The view is great, that's the only great thing about this place. All the rest is close to disaster. Service is extremely slow (you have to wait for 10 min to get the menu and then at least...More

Thank Yaroslav S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a sundowner happy hour drink and dinner. Located along the wild beach and awesome for a beach walk

Thank Andreas M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our first day in Bocas because we knew it was well-known and it is only a short water taxi ride away. However we just don't understand what all the rave is about. We ordered an appetizer and drinks as it was...More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 16 November 2017

GREAT menu, PERFECT setting on the water, really NICE service. Was the best food we ate anywhere during our stay in Bocas

Thank 476Diana
Reviewed 14 November 2017

As we were staying in Isla Carenero, it was from a walking distance from our hotel. The place is really nice as you can have lunch or dinner on the terrace which is directly on the see. We have been there on a "sunday rush...More

Thank Davide G
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Had a nice late lunch here the other day. The location was beautiful and suuper dreamy! The food was pretty good and the drinks really nice, but the staff seemed a bit slow and forgot our orders. They were really friendly and helpful though! Would...More

Thank Maja V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isla Carenero | Surfside Restaurant and Bar @ Buccaneer Resort, Carenero Island, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Carenero Island
  • Phone Number: +507 757-9137
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Restaurant used to be part of the Bucaneer Resort, Carenero Island
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