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Playa Bluff Beach Restaurant

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Bluff Beach Road, Bluff Beach, Isla Colon 1111 bb, Panama
+507 6871-6064
08:00 - 21:00
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Maui, Hawaii
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

The food portions are huge! And very tasty! Been there twice now and would go back again. I recommend stopping in and ordering the chicken wrap.

Thank Lynette P
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Casual surfer place. Great pit stop for pizza & burgers. Staff was nice and it was fun to be so close to the crashing waves. It was a warm tropical rainy day when we went and rain didn't put a damper on our outing.

Thank Alemaphgiel
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We cycle from Bocas Town to Bluff Beach. Count 45 minutes. We had to go back by taxi with our bike cause the chain of one of them broke. The staff was super friendly and even tried to fix the bike. The cocktails were very good and the food too. The swimming pool was perfect as the beach is for... More 

Thank U4168ASstevej
Doonan, Australia
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228 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Friendly staff and could use the pool. Perhaps a little noisy music wise but aimed at the surfer market.

Thank lordgarner
Charlotte, North Carolina
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

We ate lunch here twice. Service is crap you have to get your own beers and order at the bar if you want anything. Servers hang out and ignore you mostly. Food is beach food decent. Fried fish burgers etc tastes good and cheap beer! The setting is marvelous literally on the sand looking at the ocean. Takes a bit... More 

Thank pleeb
Jackson, Mississippi
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Went to Playa Bluff during our day long ATV excursion from Flying Pirates and on the way back decided to stop for some drinks and lunch. We had trouble getting a waitress to wait on us so I got us our drinks directly from the bar. Finally we were able to get a waitress to bring us menus and we... More 

Thank Steveinmiss1
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Nice if you're hungry and want to grab something. But it's expensive for what it is. It has a nice vibe and nice scene though, but if you can go downtown do so.

Thank Priscilla T
Malmo, Sweden
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We went to Playa Bluff by bike and were really looking forward to some refreshment and some nice food when we arrived at Playa Bluff. This Restaurant was a total disappointment. I wanted a cold Smoothie, but they hardly had any fruits left and when I eventually got the Smoothie it was the smallest (and most expensive) one I ever... More 

Thank Danni2002
Utila, Honduras
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015

This pretty spot offers a varied menu in a beautiful location. The fresh pool must be a god send for those with children or otherwise are bothered by the heat. I enjoyed my meal and would return without heistation.

Thank Fayezzz
Newtonville, ON
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86 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We stayed next door for a few days and come here for a few meals, lunch and dinner. The new owners were great, provided lots of options and have an excellent spot. Food was also good and beers cold. Enjoyed coming here and would not hesitate to come back.

Thank Dan M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
French, American, Caribbean, Bar, Mediterranean, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bluff Beach Road, Bluff Beach, Isla Colon 1111 bb, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bluff Beach
  • Phone Number: +507 6871-6064

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?