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El Pirata

Calle 3 | @ the intersection of Calle 3 & Calle 1, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 757-9088
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“baked chicken” (3 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle 3 | @ the intersection of Calle 3 & Calle 1, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I would like to give no Stars gut the waiter was helpful. The Mojito was a joke but the fishplate topped that. Really not recommended!!

Thank Bee K
Reviewed 3 days ago

The service took forever. I find it very distasteful to flag service providers down, but that is the only way we could get any attention here. My partner really enjoyed his fish. I did not fare quite so well with my shrimp. We did not...More

Thank FlowerGirlCO
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

And that’s about it at this place. If you are looking for a restaurant where you can watch the water and not be interrupted, then this is the place for you. Don’t expect good service. We waited and waited and finally just ordered drinks. We...More

Thank IndySig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch at this restaurant when we arrived in Bocas and were happy with the quality of the food. It is located on the Water and was steps from our hotel in Bocas. The staff was great and we didn't have to wait long...More

Thank Amilcar M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Server greeted us with a big smile, always the beginning of a good dinning experience. Had my pork chops and I chewed the bones...Yup that good. Reasonably priced and no one stared at me for chewing the pork chops.

Thank Travellingfool2013
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We had dinner here twice, although they didn't serve pizza's on both nights, there as enough to choose from. The fish with coconut curry is to die for!

Thank JudithAmsterdam
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Good food at this restaurant situated on the waterfront and with a waterfront breeze. An extensive menu.

Thank calum342016
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Ww had a great view of the water and the boats. Saw a lot of fish with the cut out area in the floor. The garlic prawns were very good but not many of them. My wife had the coconut shrimp and did better with...More

Thank George111582
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This place is a good choice for lunch with affordable prices. This restaurant is built out over the water, so watching the boat traffic is half the fun. Try the lemonade! It is worth the trip.

Thank Travel26Bug
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We didn't have the friendliest/speediest service here, but the food was good and the view was nice. I would definitely go back.

Thank leahgrama
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 3 | @ the intersection of Calle 3 & Calle 1, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bocas Town
  • Phone Number: +507 757-9088
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