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El Elpalme, Changuinola 0103, Panama
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
29 Mar 2017
“Excellent food, and truly superb service”
26 Feb 2017
“My favorite restaurant in Changuinola”
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish
€€ - €€€
El Elpalme, Changuinola 0103, Panama
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

This is one of those places you're not too sure of, until you step inside and just r-e-l-a-x!!! Superb location to sit and have a drink and watch the world go by at any time of day. And the food is absolutely delicious (not to...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 26 February 2017

While living in Changuinola Ebony quickly became my favorite restaurant. The food is amazing and everything is super fresh. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. The fish and the chicken are two of my favorites. The staff is amazing and they always...More

Thank lizzystears
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Ebony serves up local cuisine for locals and tourists alike. Portions are gigantic so it may be worth splitting a meal. I had the sea snail and their fish special. It was cooked just like it would be in a small community. Unfortunately this means...More

Thank Kristin F
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Oh my god. Eat the chicken. Eat it. It's incredible. It will change your life. Do everything you can to come here and EAT. THE. CHICKEN.

Thank samuelborgen
Reviewed 23 January 2015

My husband and I went to Ebony on the recommendation of the hotel clerk. They serve all Panamanian dishes, which we did not have a problem with since we had already been in Panama three weeks. My husband ordered a pork dish, which was served...More

1  Thank ZZMorgan
Reviewed 8 October 2014

I dont recommend this restaurant. Quality of the food is not good and there is turtle on the menu which is illegal.

2  Thank Alvaro137
Reviewed 28 May 2014

A very good caribean dishes with the right tropical condiments, the muscial environment will be best if they mix their Hendrixs records with latino music. The local is good for friends meets and couples.

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Reviewed 29 December 2013 via mobile

The restraunt has a good vibe, but the food isn't that great and expensive for what it is in panama $30 for two meals and four beers

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Very laid back atmosphere, in an open setting, right off the main road in Changuinola, a stone throw away from the SemiRamis Hotel. The decor is of Jamaican flavour, with influences of Bob Marley. I ate there on 2 occasions -the first night I had...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 26 October 2012

Rasta Felix, the owner makes you feel quite welcome at Ebony. My octopus dinner was flat-out awesome. When we are in Cahuita, Costa Rica for the summer months, we do go to Changuinola to shop. And whenever we are there we just have to checkout...More

Thank SantaClarita_CAJakey
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  • Address: El Elpalme, Changuinola 0103, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Changuinola
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