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El Limbo on the Sea Hotel Restaurant

2nd Street | El Limbo on the Sea Hotel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 757-9062
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
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“shrimp” (12 reviews)
“crepes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2nd Street | El Limbo on the Sea Hotel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I️ enjoyed a quiet lunch on the end of the dock. The weather was perfect, the food and the service were both very good! We will eat here again on our next visit to Bocas Town!

Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review should be read in conjunction with the review from Rim572832, titled 'very poor' below. We should have taken note as soon as we entered. The restaurant was empty, but the one next door was buzzing. There is often a good reason for this.......More

1  Thank GardenerJ1
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here one night. It's romantic and on the water. We ordered lobster. It was good but not fantastic. Was hoping for better but it wasn't bad.

Thank PuraVidaRose
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Went with a group of three couples, three singles. Disappointed that the apparently varied menus was in fact very limited. Most people would probably describe their food as OK and the service was ok - nice setting next to the water. One couples fish dish...More

1  Thank rim572832
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This place is perfect to have some cocktails and eat some fish or seafood after a tour day around the islands. Just relaxing and enjoying the meal.

Thank eleospinelli
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Great pina coladas! Gourmet food, whether sandwiches or entrees Excellent service Killer views of Carenero key

Thank alfredo
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Good restaurant, fresh seafood well prepared. Like most bocas restaurants, under staffed. Nice views. All in all, a good stop

Thank frank i
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

From outside, this restaurant looked really nice and had a great sounding menu. Once we got our food, though, it was awful. I ordered the Caribbean chicken with coconut rice. The sauce was a canned tomato sauce with nearly raw veggies, dry and unseasoned chicken,...More

Thank Jaimie M
Reviewed 28 June 2017

By far the worst place we ate. Food was poor and overpriced. Service was as bad as the food - we ordered frozen drinks and watched as they sat on the bar and melted before being delivered. A filthy "ceiling" cloth was hung under the...More

Thank Tommy S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Even though it looks good and clean from the outside, we should have kept on walking down the street. Nice setting though, but the food left much to be desired.

Thank albertocQ4972JB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd Street | El Limbo on the Sea Hotel, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bocas Town
  • Phone Number: +507 757-9062
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