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The Rock

Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-2516
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (78 reviews)
“jambalaya” (14 reviews)
“thai curry” (11 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 21:30All hours
American, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Of 11th April Street | Palo Alto, Calle Principal, Boquete 0413, Panama
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301 - 310 of 655 reviews

Reviewed 23 September 2014

The choices were good and the food well cooked. Service great and all in all a very pleasant place to have dinner. Well worth a visit.

Thank Nigel F
Reviewed 22 September 2014

We stopped at The Rock for a late lunch or early dinner. We are not meal consumers. We ordered a salad with a bowl of potato soup. Both were served in great presentations, and tasted very good. The restaurant has a wonderful garden atmosphere. Our...More

Thank mikejuha
Reviewed 19 September 2014

I was so excited to see prime rib on the menu since the beef in Panama is not very good - unfortunately, it wasn't available while we were there - I think it should have been removed if not available. The salmon I selected was...More

Thank twodays2012
Reviewed 14 September 2014 via mobile

Wonderful ambiance with great food and excellent service. A bit pricey but we'll worth it. A must if you plan to be in the area.

Thank Traveller406
Reviewed 6 September 2014

This restaurant is located adjacent to The Riverside Inn which is an good place to stay. The wine selection, food presentation, wait staff and overall ambiance exceeded our expectations for a town the size of Boquete.

Thank Dick662
Reviewed 4 September 2014

The Rock is a lovely restaurant on a beautiful river so the ambiance and location is very nice. This was our first trip to the Rock and we found the food to be fairly expensive for what you get compared to other places in Boquete....More

Thank Jafa B
Reviewed 4 September 2014

we ate there with our 4 kids, and we all loved it! the food was great, and service was good. There is a kids menu for them, and a wine list for us! we really enjoyed it

Thank jodie t
Reviewed 19 August 2014

had an amazing night with wonderful food and wine, music was perfect combined with the river sound. your order with come very quick and make sure you enjoyed right away because the climate is pretty cold at night, bring a sweatshirt but consider that wine...More

Thank Dany_Carbone
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We went here several times and recommend it to all. There is a nice covered terrace or cooled inside. Staff is friendly, menu has variety and good taste. Wine is good. Prices are reasonable. Best thing here, besides good dishes is the very very friendly...More

Thank R P
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Went to the Rock for dinner with friends. The atmosphere is wonderful, but I found the food to be mediocre for my tastes. The value was there and I would definitely visit again.

Thank GeneTacoma
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Questions & Answers
5 December 2016|
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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
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
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.
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