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Panama Joe's

€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin,
8-10 Arcade Road, Littlehampton BN17 5AP, England
+44 1903 716883
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (10 reviews)
“quesadilla” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00 Hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8-10 Arcade Road, Littlehampton BN17 5AP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great meal at Panama Joes last weekend! We went with my 9yr son and 14yr old niece and there was something for everyone on the menu, it was delicious! As we are new to the area(we had tried to book twice previously but...More

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The party nights at Panama Joe's are amazing. The meat literally drops of the bone. Tasty dishes all with a south American feel. Joe created many dairy and glutton free treats. The DJ filled the air with memories of the 80s. I enjoyed it so...More

Thank Babyblooz
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Having written two damming reviews when this place first opened we have been told this place has transformed SO in order of fairness we decided to give this local eatery another visit ............. to be very fair and honest we invited 4 other couples to...More

Thank carolinegreaves
Mandy S, Owner at Panama Joe's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Caroline, First of all thank you for trying again. And sorry for disappointing you. In all fairness keeping up with social media is definitely not one of my fortes and it is supposed to be known that Sunday’s and Monday’s are closed except for...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Had the most amazing food, drinks and service! The owner was so lovely and spoke with us during the meal! Hadn’t had a meal that good in so long! All the food for all 5 of us was perfect and so so tasty! Great cocktails...More

Thank Lily D
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Popped into Panama Joe's today and had the best meal in ages - ribs with rice and salad. Joe seems to have special way with food. Eating here is like having a rainbow of flavours on your tongue - lots of distinct flavours but all...More

Thank Nickhow
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We went here for my hen do after being let down by a venue in Brighton. We had the most amazing night, 12 ladies with lots of food and drink and great atmosphere! Would highly recommend a visit and I am due to go back...More

Thank Tori H
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Wow what a place. Visited for first time for my birthday meal and had an amazing evening. Staff friendly and helpful and the food, well where do I start. As a bit of a foodie and a keen cook I have to say it’s the...More

Thank jonathanmorris384
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Visited for my birthday with friends and certainly wasn’t disappointed. The food was amazing had the best ribs & steak 🥩 I’ve had in a long time. Everyone in the group loved their food & amazing cocktails 🍸. Joe and the team couldn’t have been...More

2  Thank Ozzzzzzzzzzzy
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I can not recommend this restaurant highly enough. The food is incredible and I ate the best chilli I have ever had in my life! You can even taste the love in it!! My husband had the blackened catfish and said it was the best...More

Thank lucyalexandra79
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I was initially unsure about Panama Joe's as it looked a little "too cool" on the outside and wondered if I would be welcome. Well how wrong could I have been? From the moment we stepped inside we were warmly welcomed and throughout the evening...More

Thank DanniH22
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Questions & Answers
27 March 2018|
Response from Mandy S | Property representative |
Hello Claudia We have a Rock and Roll band with an amazing all you can eat buffet for Just £17.50 per head starts at 7.30 and we like our customers to book so we can prepare required food! 😁
28 July 2017|
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Response from Mandy S | Property representative |
The restaurant can seat 54 inside and we have seating in the courtyard to 😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-10 Arcade Road, Littlehampton BN17 5AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Arun District  >  Littlehampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1903 716883
Inspired by the passion of Panama, Joseph has brought the tastiest foods from the Caribbean, beautiful Margaritas added to music and laughter to make your evening come alive. Come and join us soon!
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