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Karimar

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Veracruz, Panama City, Panama
+507 250-6272
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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

So the is beachfront, very rustic and clean. Beers are cold and frozen lemonade is tasty. Started with the fried calamari (arañitas) small squid... tasty but minuscule and more. Batter than anything else. Shrimp in creole sauce was excellent, very tasty. Must recommend to orden them with patacones (fried plantain)... delicious, The whole fried snapper was very fresh, mid size... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Great local place. Awesome ceviche. Get the mixed ceviche with fish and shrimp. Panama beer is cold. Definitely a local place. Worth the drive to Veracruz.

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Thank GClay59
Henderson, NV
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Our guide (Alex) from Panama City took us here. We treated him and ourselves to a great seafood lunch on Playa Venado, Veracruz, Panama. The food was great. Two of us at the Corvina with shrimp and fried plantains. My son had large shrimp and my wife had seafood soup. It was all very good. We stepped right off the... More 

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Thank HendersonNVRandy
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131 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Spicy mixed ceviche was wonderful. Clams were fresh and delicious. We ordered 3 different fish meals and all were outstanding.

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Thank Texan
Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

The view was great. We waited 1 and 1/2 hour before we got our food. It was COLD and DRY! Service is terrible.Not recommended.

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Thank DioP100
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

The beach is empty and look horizon cargo ship pass by and that day was good sunny day and quiet from Panama City, there have plenty menu at very Good price and it great deal price for 4 persons with mixtas that includes chicken, sausage, fish with side dishes. Drinks good deal. It was spend very little 40 dollars than... More 

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Thank Alessandro B
Los Angeles, California
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

The food at the restaurant is good, and seemingly fresh fish! However, some of the servers are not the best when it comes to customer service. I've been to the restaurant more than once, because the food is tasty. However, on the last trip, the male server we had, seated other customers AFTER we were seated, and took their orders... More 

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Panama City, Panama, Panama
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We live near Veracruz, so go to Karimar pretty often for both lunch and dinner. It is our favorite of the two beach restaurants on Veracruz Beach that we visit. The fish is excellent, the portions are sometimes too big, and they usually offer fried yuca, rice, french fries or patacones along with a tiny salad or coleslaw as side... More 

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Munster, Indiana
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2015

We were taken for dinner to Karimar just outside the village of Veracruz by our hosts, the Johnsons, the lovely ex-pat couple who own the condo we stayed in near there. This is a large open-air restaurant right on a Pacific beach where we enjoyed watching the sun set while we toasted a perfect meal. The atomosphere was authentic Panama... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Veracruz, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 250-6272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?