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La Casbah

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Isla Colon, Bocas del Toro, Panama, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 6477-4227
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San Diego, California
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a fabulous dinner including steak, fish and chicken. The chef also took our order and chatted with us. Highly recommend the tuna carpaccio, Greek chicken and garlic and butter camarones. Sitting outside was a special treat on a perfect evening. Great service and food!

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Thank shorty9394
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We were surprised by the awesome food. We got the steak and a chicken and fig dish and shared. We sat at a table on the sidewalk and enjoyed it.

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Thank Dan H
Ottawa, Canada
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We went there for dinner and sat outside on the patio, streetside. The menu is on a sandwich board. They offer many different Tapas and 4 or 5 full meals. We went the route of the Tapas. We had Chorizo in a red wine sauce, Shrimp in garlic butter, Tuna Carpaccio, and 'Croquetta' (I think that is the name) which... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Well i had the best tuna carpaccio ever as a starter, than one of the best fish fillet as well, and nice dessert to finish it, the staff where nice and helpful, the atmosphere i enjoyed, right on the main street, it might be noisy for some, but for its just part of the town, deffinetly would recommend to anyone,... More 

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florida
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

The place is small and right on the street but the food is done right and the prices are fair. Try the steak or the fish

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Thank thetikimon
Roatan, Honduras
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

If i can give a good recomendation to the people is dont waste your time and your money, i visit all the restaurants in Bocas and many of them just make u have a bad experience, taste is bad and service is terrible. La casbah is the place i always goo and i come back again and again. All the... More 

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Thank Ambar22
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

me and my friends had a lovely dinner her. the food was good, the service was good and the restaurant was nice and calm, nothing like a lot of the other places in town.

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Thank Anna Josefine T
Bocas del Toro, Panama
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Our first week in Bocas, we visited the Casbah 4 nights! We are enchanted by the sauces Chris creates for his fish filets, chicken breasts, or steak. I wish I knew how to make carrot "spaghetti" the way he does! We never think we have room, but somehow we manage to share a dessert at the end. Fantastic presentation and... More 

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Thank Sharon R
GLENWOOD
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88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Always excellent always friendly with reasonable pricing. Great sellection on the menu. One of the best places to eat in Bocas Town... not to be missed.

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Thank Tom88039
Seattle, Washington, United States
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Just had dinner there last night and loved the food so much I had to rave about it. This place has a small but varied menu. My husband and I ordered the shrimp and the coconut fish, both were delicious, artfully presented, and well portioned. We also did desert (because we're on vacation and calories don't count) and ordered a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isla Colon, Bocas del Toro, Panama, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon
  • Phone Number: +507 6477-4227

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