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Ave. Central de Casco Antiguo con calle 3era | Corner Plaza Bolivar - Casco Antiguo, Calle 4ta, Next to the Tourism Police, in front of the Ministry of Government, Panama City, Panama
+507 228-9495
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“ropa vieja” (33 reviews)
“plantains” (33 reviews)
“ceviche” (55 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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Ave. Central de Casco Antiguo con calle 3era | Corner Plaza Bolivar - Casco Antiguo, Calle 4ta, Next to the Tourism Police, in front of the Ministry of Government, Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

food was bland and not warm enough. waiter attention wasn’t that great. the decorations were fantastic. if you have children or if you very religious, this place may be a little to strong for your view and your kids

Thank Hector C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were told this was a great place to visit by a hotel staff member. Unfortunately the food was pretty terrible. The menu was traditional Panamanian food, but it was overpriced, cold and pretty tasteless. Sorry. I ordered the suckling pig dish with the plantains...More

Thank stevrosty
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came to this restaurant to try some authentic Panamanian food and enjoy the traditional dances. Overall, it was a nice experience, the decor was very cool and staff very friendly. Unfortunately, the food wasn't what we expected - it wasn't as flavorful as we'd...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for traditional Panamanian food, hotel confirmed my table at 6:30 In old town parking is tight very tight Place is small covered in scary masked and they have a small show at 8:30pm We arrived it was empty, service was fine Ceviche...More

Thank JeffLieb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and very enjoyable ambiance and dinner show. Several regional dance styles were performed dinner show lasted for about a half hour. Reservations recommended.

Thank jaynie a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got home from this restaurant. Both our meals were cold. Waiter ignored us telling him they were cold. Table beside us also had problems with their meals cold too.

Thank BlondeK1960
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely time tonight at Diablicos. Our waiter, Alexander, was fabulous, the food was authentic and we even were able to experience a traditional dance show! This restaurant was recommended by the hotel concierge as a place for pananamian food and this place...More

Thank Mary Jo V
DiablicosRest, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Diablicos, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate lunch at Diablicos on our first day in Panama City. The food was great Panamanian food and our waiter, Alexander, couldn’t have been better. We saw the promo for their show on the TV screen and asked about it and when Alexander said...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our guide recommended Diablicos for its authentic cuisine. The ambiance and originality was nice. However, service was quite slow and the food really disappointed. Chicken breast was awfully dry and the rice was hard and cold.

1  Thank AlVis786
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came upon Diablicos and didn't have a reservation (definitely needed), but thankfully a table outside opened up. We were unable to see the live music/dancing, but could hear it and were happy to not have to be subjected to how loud it obviously was...More

Thank Michelle S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. Central de Casco Antiguo con calle 3era | Corner Plaza Bolivar - Casco Antiguo, Calle 4ta, Next to the Tourism Police, in front of the Ministry of Government, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 228-9495
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The Old Town of the city of Panama is not just history, it is a place to taste different types of foods and drinks, plus enjoy music and shows varied that every day offers something different in each place both day and in the hours night. Walking along the ancient streets of stone on Central Avenue will find the typical Panamanian food at Restaurant Diablicos, with a huge picture of popular character who becomes the host, offers Panamanian folkloric shows live presentation vary, they can enjoy with delicious food.
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