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La Vitrola - CLOSED

Costa del Este, Panama City 0850, Panama
+507 392-4710
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
8 Apr 2014
“Well worth the drive from the hotel!”
21 Jan 2014
“Delightful dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, French, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Costa del Este, Panama City 0850, Panama
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Reviewed 8 April 2014

A little distance from our hotel but food and staff were exceptional! Mushroom risotto was amazing! Staff and service were excellent - Francie was very attentive and also called for our taxi! Thank you again!

Thank Midge W
Reviewed 21 January 2014

I was treated to this restaurant by a local coworker who raved about the food. This intimate restaurant was a bit of a trek from my hotel, but hands down the best, meal I had during my visit. The local dishes were flavorful and elegantly...More

Thank R J
Reviewed 13 November 2013

We ordered a lot of different dishes and everything turned out delicious. The restaurant is located in a nice location in Costa del Este and the service was excellent. They were also playing live music on the terrace, which was a nice touch. Would highly...More

Thank Julianks
Reviewed 24 September 2013

This restaurant has a peculiar decor and excellent service. You might want to order the "hamaca de camarones" which is delicious. They have an orquestra in the terrace that plays live music every evening. I will strongly recommend this place.

Thank Luis507
Reviewed 22 August 2013

The food, the attention, the place, everything was good if you can go in a weekend maybe can see live music at the restaurant

Thank Juan A
Reviewed 12 July 2013

I have eaten at La Vitrola in Panama City, Panama twice. Both times, the food, service and ambiance were delightful. The wait staff was attentive, appetizers were brought in a timely fashion and the entrees were very good. It is indeed a pleasure to dine...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 16 June 2013

The food was good, but very little.....which was good for me as I am on diet. For "normal" people I would NOT recommend it. A glass of wine!!! don't order it, because the girl put so little that your mouth stays dry. When seeing at...More

Thank AlainBertrandPaul
Reviewed 11 April 2013

I went here on a business dinner and there was nice outdoor seating with a live band...it was a little loud outside but that was to be expected. The quality of the food was very good and the place was classy. Great seafood selection, very...More

1  Thank Garth O
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Have been only once, for lunch time (buffet) the meal was excellent, and the general atmosphere also. I plan to go back some time again.

Thank Ema101524
Reviewed 31 March 2013

Octopus ceviche, sushi, roast beast, bottomless mimosas! Live music. Superlative service. The best brunch we've had on two continents (and counting). Every dish (and there are dozens) is beautifully prepared and presented. It's a four sided buffet and I only got through one side. La...More

1  Thank ehbehr
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 60
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa del Este, Panama City 0850, Panama (Formerly Boulevard Roberto Motta, Edif. Capital Plaza, Planta baja )
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Panama Province  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +507 392-4710
  • E-mail
La Vitrola is a concept that was created first in Cartagena-Colombia 17 years ago, 1 year ago Lucio Garcia owner of La Vitrola decided to bring his most valuable jewel from Cartagena to Panama giving to the concept a more young and modern image in such a modern city as Panama City.La Vitrola offers a wonderful caribbean-Fusion menu that will take your breath away while you listen to a cuban live band, and is not just our food or and music, our staff and our local are just something you need to experience if you live or travel Panama City.
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