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Restaurante El Sabroson #1

Avenida Central | Boquete, Panama
+507 720-2147
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
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Latin, Fast food, Central American, Spanish
Avenida Central | Boquete, Panama
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I was GRANDPAcking in Boquete for 2.5 weeks. I had 1 meal at the #3. Please note that this is the one opposite the Central Park... I tried a beef stew with savoury rice and coleslaw for $6. It was average ...

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank GRANDPAcking
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We came to this restaurant at the recommendation of one of our tour guides. We asked where the locals in town eat and he suggested this place. It is cafeteria style food and it was full of locals. To say it's casual dining is the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank vaugkimb
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Brilliant food, good portions and very cheap. Don't be put off by the canteen style, it's full of locals and the food is tasty, some of the best we have had in Panama. Panamanian food at it's best!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Laura B
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This is definitely not the fanciest place to eat but this canteen style restaurant offers very well priced and tasty local food. The staff are friendly and some of them speak a bit of English and are happy to help you when ordering if you...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank danigross88
Reviewed 8 June 2017

It's not fancy but if you're looking for a true local dining experience - this is the place! The food is excellent. Rice and chicken are menu favorites. Be sure to try the plantains. It's clean. You sit inside at picnic tables. Not much English...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank windtosurf
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This popular locals cafeteria serves up delish food at budget prices. Entrees change daily, so there's plenty of options to please the palate.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Bettcita
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We have been here several times. It is more or less cafeteria style. Food is tasty. Servers are very friendly. Prices are great. Only down side it that it is a little hot inside the restaurant and they could use some fans. Other than that...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank happydevo55
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We actually liked Sabroson #3 down the road better. The food had more options at #1 however the flies made it look a bit less hygienic.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Jullisa
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Food there is great, and the prices are really low! Local food, you can just choose what you want, not a menu. Prices are really low. Lots of locals come there to eat, which is an indication for it's good valur

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Jasper V
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This place had locals lined out the door at lunch! Good indicator of great food at great prices. We had lunch a couple of times there. Spaghetti one time, chicken the other. Both were really good with good sized portions for a great price.

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank Monk3yMom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Fast food, Central American, Spanish
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Central | Boquete, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province
  • Phone Number: +507 720-2147
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