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Al Basha

Calle 49 Este | corner with Calle Uruguay, in front of police station, Panama City 0807, Panama
+507 264-1570
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“hummus” (5 reviews)
“libanese” (2 reviews)
“belly” (3 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Calle 49 Este | corner with Calle Uruguay, in front of police station, Panama City 0807, Panama
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Al Basha
1. bellydance show
"Arabian Nights"
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2. Fantastic evening!
"The food was fantastic"
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3. lebanese restaurante .
"Very nice libanese restaurant"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came to Al Basha for a family dinner. The atmosphere was really nice and had a Moroccannish vibe. The food was really good and on top of that we were able to enjoy entertainment by belly dancers. The owner was very nice as well...More

Thank Natasha D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My meal at Al Basha was delicious. The flat breads were freshly baked, the menu was authentic and extensive (vegetarian and omnivore-friendly), and the servers were all very welcoming and professional. Food came out at a good pace and everything was beautifully plated! Our waiter...More

Thank Sophia A
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We originally walked into Habibi restaurant round the corner, despite them advertising it serves halal food only the chicken shawarma was halal and we were later told we had to pay extra as it’s halal. We walked out and went to al bashra. Restaurant was...More

Thank HappyTravellors786
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant offers an extensive menu. We opted for the Lebanese set meal for two which provided a bit of everything. Food came out quickly and was of excellent quality. If I was a local, I’d be a regular! Staff was incredibly courteous and welcoming...More

Thank Glob_Travlr
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice middle eastern restaurant. Actually it is a Lebanese restaurant. I had a filete of beef in white mushrooms sauce. Meet was a bit hard, sauce was ok. Rice and fries were ordinary. My g.f had a kibbi filled with vegetables which was excellent...More

Thank Yaron M
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is the best Lebanese restaurant in Panama City for sure. The food was fantastic, Lebanese food is some of the best. The service was excellent but wait, there's more! The belly dancing was so entertaining and the girls included all the guests it felt...More

Thank JRS166
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Very nice libanese restaurant with loads of choices on the menu. Mixed grill is very nice, also plenty of choices for vegetarians (hummus, chickpea, etc) On Saturday they have bellydancers!

Thank Floriaan T
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Visited this restaurant twice, it is not as busy as the other Lebanese restaurant close by. Mezze offerings were tasty, served with hot pita bread. Shish taouk was fine and the shish kebab was tender and juicy. Service was ok, food did take a while,...More

Thank Nomad422
Reviewed 26 August 2016

very good place to eat food was great neat and clean place staff was good only problem is they hardly understand english.

Thank Seema B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I worked in the Middle East for eight years, so I know good regional food when I get it. Every dish we've ever eaten here has been excellent. What makes it extra enjoyable is the fantastic interior design; dine in an ambiance that makes you...More

1  Thank Jennifer S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 00:00
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11:45 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 49 Este | corner with Calle Uruguay, in front of police station, Panama City 0807, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 264-1570
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Located In The Best Areas Of Panama City , We Domain Lebanese And International Food , Offering Lunch Special Menu And Week Ends Belly Dance Shows .
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