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The Rock

Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-2516
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (80 reviews)
“jambalaya” (14 reviews)
“thai curry” (11 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 21:30All hours
American, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the bacon wrapped figs and the ham wrapped pears. Great starters. Ask them to make sure the bacon is crispy! Fresh, warm bread is served before the food comes out. I had the bouillabaisse soup and the broth was really good. It could...More

Thank Ptraveler1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place, the decor, the river the flowers we could go on and on! Food was upscale and different. Attentive service and the atmosphere was fantastic! Loved this place.

1  Thank Tip P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thursday evening is all you can eat ribs at The Rock. The meat is tender and the sauce is ok. Not the best I've ever had and not the worse either. Don't think they were cooked on a grill probably cooked in a crock pot...More

1  Thank Itravelalittle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted to try something different this visit to the restaurant. I decided on the Thai chicken curry dinner. I was specific with the waitress there be on onions on the meal. And of course the curry dish was covered with onions. The waitress to...More

Thank BigDogPanama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for upscale dining in Boquete.they even had Dr. Pepper for 4th of July celebration. We return often and are never disappointed.

Thank HoustonKpatterson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best in town. Great menu high end dinning. We have never been disappointed. Try their all ya can eat ribs on Thursday nights. Monday they have live jazz music.

Thank warren h
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We are from Texas. We know what good ribs taste like, and the ribs here are perhaps the best we have ever eaten. Nice portions. Attentive wait staff. Supurb mixed drinks. Wonderful ambience. I wish we had discovered this place on our first trip to...More

Thank Greg-y-Linda
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Rock is in a beautiful setting and, in this extra rainy Boquete rainy season a lovely place to lunch riverside before the rains hit. Today, we decided to make a meal out of appetizers. First, grilled pear wrapped in arugula an Iberico ham....a great...More

Thank Clayburn
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Both indoor and outdoor seating, fine dining with a laid back atmosphere. Food was very good as was the service. High prices for Boquete, but worth it for the food quality and the drinks.

Thank Rtomascik
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a very nice environment with a beautiful lake behind the place. The staff was nice and the plates have a good presentation! The price is fair.

Thank LaisQA
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Questions & Answers
6 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Irma M | Property representative |
Yes, we will be open for Christmas Eve! We will publish our menu tomorrow. Check our website News and Event section therockboquete
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 720-2516
  • E-mail
At THE ROCK, our vision is founded on enjoying food as a fundamental quality of life, at times provocative but always aimed at preserving the purity of the original flavor.Because of the climate and dedication of its producers, our home town Boquete with its surrounding and higher areas of Chiriquí offers an incredible collection of fresh food products.THE ROCK offers food without pretenses, great wines and artisan beers.
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