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La Mexicanita

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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good44%
  • Average32%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
2 weeks ago
“Average food quality”
11 May 2017
“Don't let the area scare you! lol”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Below expectation food though service was good. Seemed like we were in shady neighborhood as the front door was locked and opened with remote control. .

Reviewed 12 May 2017

So upon arriving, I was almost hesitant to get out of the car and even less excited about stepping into the restaurant! lol. But I'm glad I did. I decided to try a small platter that gave me a few different things to try. Sorry,...More

Thank Dannno777
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed eating here. Good service, very good food. They currently have a "combo" that costs around $7, and even comes with a drink (photo attached). Fried, but tasty and fulfilling

Thank PanamanianWanderlust
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The place is small and doesn't have the best decoration, but the food is good and plentiful. We ordered a "carnitas" platter for 2, with 3 extra tortillas and it was plenty for all of us. It is delicious. Love the "totopos".

1  Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I think that a lot of the other reviewers have hit the nail on the head. The food here is pretty good - it won't blow your mind, but you won't leave disappointed either. There seemed to be only one waitress (very sweet) working the...More

2  Thank NoApprovalBlog
Reviewed 10 March 2014

I've been going here for several years, typically 2-3 times a week when I'm in PTY. I gave a pretty good review a few years ago and really wish I could again but... Service and price have really dropped off the last year or so....More

Thank seth205
Reviewed 3 March 2014

I'm from Texas and have been searching panama city for good Mexican food. I found it here. Good Food at a Good Price and service that beats most Panamanian Restaurants. I go here weekly and always have an enjoyable experience !!

Thank TexasDon2013
Reviewed 15 April 2013 via mobile

Food and desserts are very good, but they had only one waitress. When we arrive were only two tables but suddenly many people arrived and were around nine tables.

Thank tvg06
Reviewed 19 January 2013

want cheap, fast mexican food, then come here. Cash or credit card. Been coming here for years (since 1999) and the food is still the same. The soft corn chicken tacos are good. But of course, I always get the taco salad because it has...More

Thank usaf29
Reviewed 16 October 2012

There are several La Mexicanitas around the Panama City Area. They have limited seating but GOOD food. It is about the best Mecican food you will find here in Panama.

1  Thank Dan Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
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