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Mantis - CLOSED

Old Bank | Bocas Del Toro, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
+507 6779-3924
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good6%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
26 Jan 2013
11 Jan 2013
“Amazing Food and a Great Price”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Fusion, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Old Bank | Bocas Del Toro, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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Reviewed 12 March 2012

Climbing the hill to the top is just the beginning! Once you've arrived you're treated to a breathtaking view of unspoiled Isla Bastimentos jungle with parrots and oropendula, maybe a sloth or two. The jungle frames the view of the other Bocas islands and bluegreen...More

Thank nahenahe
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Ones i discovered the place, left and came back even to stay for couple nights!! Good job guys!

1  Thank Tommassito
Reviewed 7 March 2012

Although we were only in Bocas for 6 nights, we ate at Mantis twice. Ewan and his thai share plates are outstanding in taste, value and for sheer experience. Best thai we have ever eaten. We would definitely recommend Mantis as a must have experience...More

1  Thank mid21
Reviewed 2 March 2012

In a good way. We were going to spend 2-3 days in Bastimentos, but that turned into 8. Mantis was just one of the reasons. We weren't quite sure what to make of Ewan and his antics, but he wore us down with simple, fresh...More

1  Thank Dave H
Reviewed 28 February 2012

I wasn't sure what to expect when I first showed up. I really liked the last Thai place that was there before so I had high expectations. I then was presently surprised pretty quickly. The food is family style and is light, spicy,and healthy. All...More

1  Thank Solomon Q
Reviewed 25 February 2012

Highly recommend this place, food is delicious & so fresh. Cocktails amazing & chef/ owner very charasmatic

1  Thank AMJtravel
Reviewed 24 February 2012

Ewen is a legend, very friendly and accommodating. We were on a tight backpacking budget but he looked after us with a beautiful meal of Tom Yum soup and Rice Paper Rolls - great colours and the freshest food of our trip. The view is...More

1  Thank dunthenun
Reviewed 23 February 2012

If you have the chance it is well worth the muddy hike to Mantis for fabulous fresh Thai food and drinks. Everything we had was great- and washed down with some Mantis signature cocktails. The view is beautiful as well. Ewen is fantastic!! I can't...More

1  Thank christthompson
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Four of us came to have some Thai food in this jungle restaurant. The plan was to go there on the way to the beach. Well, we never made it to the beach. We had spent about seven hours here, enjoying the views, relaxing it...More

2  Thank Andrea K
Reviewed 20 February 2012

The food is amazing. No menu as the chef cooks to what you desire. He uses all locally sourced products and whips up some flat out stellar dishes. We had a papaya salad and some type of fish and vegetable soupish curry. We would have...More

2  Thank 2Tonga
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Bank | Bocas Del Toro, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Bocas del Toro Province  >  Isla Bastimentos
  • Phone Number: +507 6779-3924
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