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El Ultimo Refugio

Avenida Sur | Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 6726-9851
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“snickers pie” (11 reviews)
“fresh tuna” (9 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Sur | Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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191 - 200 of 763 reviews

Reviewed 25 May 2016

My wife and I had dinner there on our last trip to Bocas...and we will be going back! The staff is very friendly and efficient. The food was outstanding! This is a great place to go for a quality meal at a good price!

Thank Eric A
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing meal at El Ultimo Refugio in May 2016. Everything about this place is great, the view, service, laid back vibe and most importantly, the food! Every dish we tried was perfect, great flavour combo's. Highlights were the seared tuna and the...More

Thank dcsn2014
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

After visiting Bocas many times, we decided to finally take the advice of Trip Advisor reviews and went there for dinner. It was outstanding! I had the coconut shrimp, which actually was offered as an appetizer, but I asked if I could possibly get it...More

Thank emilie5178
Reviewed 16 May 2016

If you want great food and great service, make your way to this quaint hideaway . Music most nights and a cool funky Vibe

Thank thetikimon
Reviewed 9 May 2016

El ultimo refugio is tucked away from the main touristy street in Bocas town (3a) which is nice and a bit more special than the others! It's right on the water, has lovely atmosphere with music and staff are friendly. The food is definitely the...More

Thank MariaS13_12
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

We heard good things about this restaurant, that's why we went there with some friends visiting us from far far away. Although we had reservations, we were stood up for 5-6 minutes before we were shown our table. The owners (I understand sisters from US)...More

Thank Mustafa K
Reviewed 3 May 2016

had a group meal here and it was the bset food we had all trip, staff are very friendly, would highly recommend.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

This was by far our favorite restaurant in Bocas. Great atmosphere, delicious food, excellent service.

Thank Deirdre S
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

So we went this restaurant after a nice couple selling souvenirs at playa Estrella/boca Del drago recommended it to us. I'm very glad we did! We had the shrimp risotto and then the passion fruit meringue pie.. Both were delicious! The service was excellent. The...More

Thank Sergio B
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

This was probably the best food we ate in Bocas. The gnocchi is delicious. Unfortunately the service was absolutely terrible. Our drinks came with very little ice so we asked our female server for more - it never came. We ordered a bottle of wine...More

Thank Mappie
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Questions & Answers
Geraldine N
18 October 2016|
Response from meencantacomida | Property representative |
We are open on the 24th and 26th. Not on Christmas
16 September 2016|
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Response from Dawgs73 | Reviewed this property |
Sept 26th to be exact!(Website)
29 May 2015|
Response from meencantacomida | Property representative |
hi there, I am the owner. We are remodeling the restaurant and it will be back open on monday. have been closed 2 weeks for construction. sorry for the inconvience
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Sur | Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Colon  >  Bocas Town
  • Phone Number: +507 6726-9851
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