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Mi Ranchito

Isla Naos | Amador Causeway, Panama City 0843-0124, Panama
+507 228-4909
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“corvina” (40 reviews)
“seafood” (33 reviews)
“shrimp” (27 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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Isla Naos | Amador Causeway, Panama City 0843-0124, Panama
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

We stopped for lunch, my partner's wife and mine just had the "starters" and they raved about them, my partner had the seafood chowder and he said it was the best he has ever had. I wasn't hungry so I had the child's nuggets and...More

Thank RGlenn88
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I went with a group of friends to Mi Ranchito for a late lunch on the last day of our vacation in Panama. It is a very popular place, so we had to wait about 15 minutes be3fore we got a table. I had one...More

Thank CoolCouple99
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Grilled or fried in creole or garlic sauce on your choice of seafood or fish. That sums up the menu offerings. I had the octopus and it was tender in the garlic sauce. My partner doesn’t eat fish or meat so we asked the chef...More

Thank susanaquerida
Reviewed 2 February 2018

For decades, we have always made a point of getting out to Mi Ranchito Restaurant on the Causeway, even back when it was one of the very few establishments there. Now, the infrastructure improvements made by Panama have converted the causeway into a destination all...More

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The food is of big variety, good quality carefully presented and generally the place is well set. Service is good. The location at the Causeway is amazing and it is worth going there.

Thank meropi2016
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We were nearby for the Smithsonian Nature area so had lunch. Menu featured fish, chicken and meat. Nothing vegetarian. They made me a green salad which was not on the menu. I added a shrimp cocktail and was happy.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We have lived here for 3 years and have had meals here on and off. Pro's: The food is tasty. Our table had the corvina in garlic sauce and breaded shrimp, and kids meals. The adult meals had good presentation. Price is very good. Paid...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious lunch here of Corvina and Patacones....yummm...but the servers basically brought the food out and disappear. They only came to the table when we tracked them down each time we needed something. This seems to be a major issue in Panama City...More

Thank PhillyRubio
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Mi Ranchito is famous for their fried Corvina and it is a Panamanian dish that should not be missed when in Panama. This place serves it fried and crispy which I think is the best way to cook Corvina. I had it with a side...More

Thank pestman
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed nearby and ended up coming here 3 times because we enjoyed it so much. The creole shrimp and sea bass were amazing. The ceviche was excellent and refreshing. If you’re vegetarian options are limited to side dishes (fried yucca, coconut rice, French fries,...More

Thank JaxxxxxDC
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Response from Rolando_Jose_RDL | Reviewed this property |
Woa, just got TA asking if I could answer this... Well, the answer is NO, almost everything is closed on good friday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isla Naos | Amador Causeway, Panama City 0843-0124, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 228-4909
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Mi Ranchito Restaurant is the perfect environment to enjoy with family, friends and tourists; a familiar restaurant that offers a menu of varied Panamanian foods, with particular attention in preparing seafood at affordable prices to all visitors.Our style and decoration provides an opportunity to spend an enjoyable time. Part of its structure is a ranch of indigenous Panamanian style in an open-air environment. It is a good place for breakfast, lunch or dinner; enhanced with a happy and live music.
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