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Cafeteria Manolo's

Calle 56 Este, Panama City, Panama
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good42%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“corvina” (13 reviews)
“clams” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 56 Este, Panama City, Panama
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was passing but decided to call in. The drinks were a reasonable price and the food was very cheap. Good service.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is always my stop for breakfast. Not haute cuisine otherwise but everything I had there was well cooked and great value. In the evening several glasses of Bacardi 8 and bowls of clams.

Thank clivep992
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The service and food were good. Good location surrounded by shops and lots of night life. I would eat here again.

Thank ReneOEC
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Stopped in a for a late lunch at Manolo's. The restaurant is large with outdoor seating. The menu is extensive and offers a large variety of pizzas, sandwiches, pasta, and seafood. The waitress was very patient in explaining the specials and the menu items. Seafood...More

Thank Designingalife
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I've come here for years and it has gotten progressively worse. The food was something I always looked forward to. Not any longer. The ceviche was pretty good. But the corvina tasted undercooked and the patacónes were not fresh. Almost like microwaved to be warm....More

Thank mike3
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Second time at this place, as always the Corvina al ajillo was great. We got clams in garlic sauce and they were very good, with real panamenian clams. I ordered Sancocho and it was good. They advertise Pizza but when we ordered, they told us...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

This restaurant is located near by Veneto hotel, very busy area. Their menu has a broad selections of food, from Panamanian local dishes to international dishes. The food tastes OK, and it was affordable.

Thank ClaudioY8
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I love Manolo's ... not only because you can get almost anything from pizza, pasta, seafood, steak, sandwiches etc. but also because it is open until about 1 or 1:30 am weekdays and because you get to see so many different characters there. Solid food,...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Located in a busy street of el Cangejo district, nice place to sit down and do people watching. The pizza is delicious and I enjoyed the copa sangria

Thank Cebuboy11
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch. Ordered Traditional local dish called Sancocho, wich is a chicken stew. Came with white rice and freshly toasted bread basket. Very good price only 5.95. Satisfying and tasty. Great for on the budget eating. Large menu for other options.

Thank janyvp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 56 Este, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
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