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Fonda La Especial

Boulevard el Dorado | Diagonal al Super99, Panama City, Panama
+507 260-8118
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good58%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jul 2017
“A great escape”
18 May 2016
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Boulevard el Dorado | Diagonal al Super99, Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great if you are looking for a wholesome, casual, Dai Pai Tong type of food. Food is inexpensive and very casual. Great noodle and wanton soups. It is fast food chinese style.

Thank erho59
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The noodles and hofans are excellent here. Exactly the same as one would get in Hong Kong. Very tasty and no MSG. They also serve ready rice dishes and dumpling in soup or pan fried. All excellent. Inexpensive and fast service. Althought I think they...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2015

two must have plates, the dumpling (all kinds) and the noodle soup with wantons. If you try these 2 plates you would have enjoy a bit of Hong Kong in Panama City, Panama

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Reviewed 20 January 2012

Sorry to report the photos I posted are no longer accurate. The menu has changed and the prices are a little more expensive. The service was chaotic and I'd just like to void my old review and not post again until things have settled down.

Thank arggie
Reviewed 18 December 2011

If you love world class Chinese Won Ton Soup and Dumplings Fried or Steamed or served in broth, this is the place. Order "Won Ton Solo" and you will be served a soup with Won Tons with Shrimp and Pork in a delicate wrapping. The...More

1  Thank arggie
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  • Address: Boulevard el Dorado | Diagonal al Super99, Panama City, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 260-8118
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