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Hotel Panamonte

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At the Panamonte Inn & Spa | Bajo Boquete, Chiriqui, Panama, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-1327
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Chicago, IL
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2013

We were very excited to try this place, as it received great write-ups as well as recommendations from the locals. The food was good, albeit a bit rich and buttery, and the restaurant was warm and cozy for a romantic evening. Everything started out great, but somewhere between the cocktails and the soup, some local Boquete folks came in, and... More 

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Frisco, Texas
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2013

The Panamonte is a place that everyone who goes to Boquete must visit. It is one of the most well known and respected places in Boquete. It has an amazing reputation and the food is excellent. I highly recommend having at least one meal there. For dinner, the bar area is my favorite place to dine. It is a little... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2013

The food was good (not great) at this joint but the ambiance is wonderful. SIT IN THE ROOM WITH THE BAR - it was way more lively and fun than the main dining room.

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Washington
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2013

The wife and I like to go to Panamonte for a monthly steak... they actually have a very tender and delicious filet, and for a decent price. The hearts of palm ceviche is the perfect starter food, combined with a glass of wine or beer, right by one of the two cozy fireplaces they have in the back area. I... More 

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Winter Park, Colorado
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2013

Private outdoor porch dining. Food was great, good wine selection. Attentive wait staff. Will defiantly go there again on our next trip to Boquete.

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Goshen, Indiana
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2013

The Panamonte was recommended to us by an ex-pat who has lived in Boquete for 7 yrs. If you walk right through the formal dining room, through the lovely gardens you will find a charming bar. Where you can get the same great food you would in the dining room. The bar area has two beautiful wood fireplaces. Perfect to... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2013

Everything ordered was fantastic from the salad appetizer, to the entree and even dessert. Breakfast the next day was also impressive.

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Hamilton TX
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110 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2013

What a beautiful place. I would have liked to have stayed here but we already had rooms elsewhere. We shared a bottle of very good wine and enjoyed excellent appetizers in the best lounge/bar I've been in. Fireplaces going at both ends of the lounge, a nip in the air, and soft music playing quietly in the background. What a... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

I truly expected more from this grande dame of Boquete. She is starting to show her age. Trout almondine is given a more rustic treatment, but it was delicious and exemplary. The pork belly with patacones starter was less impressive. It looked like a very confused person took chinese roast pork and slapped it on run-of-the-mill fried plantains. The bottle... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

Great surroundings and was a great place to visit many years ago but they have moved their prices too high and now only visit occasionally.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
International, European
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: At the Panamonte Inn & Spa | Bajo Boquete, Chiriqui, Panama, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 720-1327
Description
Since 1914, the Hotel Panamonte has been the Old world charm in the enchanting highlands of Boquete luxurious rooms and indulgent culinary experience of choice for travelers from near and far. For more than 50 years, the Collins-Elliot family has blended their Old World Swedish tradition of hospitality with the friendliness of Panama in Boquete's extraordinary cloud forest setting of mountains, valleys, waterfalls and flowers. The result is the creation of a destination luxury hotel that combines the best of history with modern amenities. For three generations, families from Panama City, the United States and Europe have been coming to The Panamonte to celebrate weddings, honeymoons, christenings, family, and corporative reunions. Discover for yourself why staying at the Hotel Panamonte has become a tradition-it is so much more than just place to rest. It is a place from which to refresh the body, mind, and spirit and make memories that will last a lifetime.

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