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Ernesto T. Lefevre, Panama City, Panama
06:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 06:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 06:30 - 23:00
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263 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Had a Spanish speaker in our group, so language wasn't the issue. Had to call for service every time something was needed. Menus, ordering drinks, ordering meals, refills, check. The food was mostly okay. Beef sandwich was small but said to be ok. Grilled fish was fried. Pepperoni pizza a little over baked, but very good. The wings were terrible.... More 

Thank Timzr
Panama Cit,y, Panama
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

A well established restaurant in the Parque Lefevre area, it has managed to keep its food quality at appropriate value through the years. Recommend the local dishes such as chicken soup and rice. On last visit had chicken salad but wa not up to the usual standard but nevertheless do come as overall is worth it, just dont go for... More 

Thank Leutanant_Freck
Shoreview, Minnesota
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73 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Comfortable, affordable clean place for fish and other choices. Had a real tasty fish recipe, one that I would not make, and prices are reasonable. they however do not know how to make a martini, but specialize in margarita's. Glad we had a spanish speaking person with us!!

Thank June1994
Elgin, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Good food, variety,good price, nice environment, good conversation. Great if you are a people person. Lots of people around. Great afternon!

Thank F_rapley
Panama City, Panama, Panama
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Went in for dinner, waited over 20 minutes to have the table cleared, no body approached us, we left

Thank Carlos B
Panama City, Panama
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Waikiki is a local restaurant offering average to good food. Please try "rabo flameado", Mondongo and of course la sopa de pata de res. These are excellent!!

Thank Kenu08
Panama City, Panama
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2013

A restaurant I always try to avoid due to past experiences with service. Went with two friends, results: Friendly security guard, unfriendly waiter, glass of water not refilled, refused to change fries, overcooked chicken.

1 Thank Ricardo L
Baltimore, Maryland
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2013

I must say i used to LOVE Waikiki and come every few years when visiting panama. This trip we came to Waikiki three times and I dont want to go back. First the customer service is not there at all. I had to consistently flag down my waitress and when i asked for splenda i was given one, when i... More 

1 Thank Kerbear2011
Panama City, Panama, Panama
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2013

very good prices and goes accordingly with the quality and quantity... The service is really fast and breakfast is really good as well.

Thank RogerPTY83
Mexico City, Mexico
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2012

We have been there twice - the good thing is the food, it is not a star restaurant, but they offer very good "standard dishes" for a reasonable price. If you don't want to go out for the nice candlelight dinner in Panama and just have the idea to enjoy good basic Panamanian food this is the right place to... More 

Thank Chillango

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Seafood, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ernesto T. Lefevre, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City

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