We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Rock

Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-2516
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (78 reviews)
“jambalaya” (14 reviews)
“thai curry” (11 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (840)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 652 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Both indoor and outdoor seating, fine dining with a laid back atmosphere. Food was very good as was the service. High prices for Boquete, but worth it for the food quality and the drinks.

Thank Rtomascik
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The restaurant has a very nice environment with a beautiful lake behind the place. The staff was nice and the plates have a good presentation! The price is fair.

Thank LaisQA
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambiance of the patio with its surrounding vegetation is only surpassed by the excellence of the food. The staff went out of their way to make sure that we were well served and then got out of our way and let us enjoy the...More

Thank fmarnold
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food we had was very good. The service was super. We also enjoyed some very good wine. Nice relaxing place to go will go back for sure.

Thank Goodfoodjames
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful restaurant settings in the Boquete area. Supported by very good service and food with friendly efficient staff. My first, but certainly not my last, visit.

Thank stevejkingsh0tt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is beautifully decorated and has lovely ambiance. The portions are perfect (not too large and not skimpy) and the food was elegantly plated and expertly prepared. This is a lovely place for a romantic dinner or an elegant dinner with friends. We had...More

Thank KfromDtown
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A great location by the river in a lush part of Boquete serving some of the best international food in the area.

Thank Malagarios
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I love this place. The atmosphere, space, location, lighting, indoor-outdoor - all so well done. It's a favorite for us regardless of locations - Panama and beyond. Regardless of the weather it's lovely, scenic with its outdoor deck and cozy indoors. Close to town, a...More

Thank RenegadeRetiree
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The food and service were really exceptional. Loved the quality of food! Only negative was no offering of dessert and the check was slow to come.

Thank Kd H
A TripAdvisor Member
New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The ambiance was soothing and romantic. The staff was pleasant and spoke English. The food and the presentation was out of this world. It would be a must do for everyone of my visits to Boquete!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Nearby Restaurants
Gelateria La Ghiotta Boquete
306 reviews
1.60 km away
RetroGusto Restaurant & Bar
493 reviews
1.41 km away
Hotel Panamonte
576 reviews
1.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boquete Brewing Company
149 reviews
1.37 km away
Bouquete Bees
5 reviews
1.29 km away
Boquete Bees
128 reviews
1.16 km away
Boquete Custom Tours - Private Tours
61 reviews
1.02 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are they open xmas eve
5 December 2016|
Answer Show all 7 answers
Response from Irma M | Property representative |
Yes, we will be open for Christmas Eve! We will publish our menu tomorrow. Check our website News and Event section therockboquete
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 19
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 720-2516
  • E-mail
At THE ROCK, our vision is founded on enjoying food as a fundamental quality of life, at times provocative but always aimed at preserving the purity of the original flavor.Because of the climate and dedication of its producers, our home town Boquete with its surrounding and higher areas of Chiriquí offers an incredible collection of fresh food products.THE ROCK offers food without pretenses, great wines and artisan beers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing