Panama enjoys a very diverse, world-class gastronomy. You can find typical Mexican dishes in Orale and La Mexicanita, prime steaks imported from the United States or Argentina in Los Años Locos or Gauchos, delicious paella, fried eggs, or patatas bravas in Spanish restaurants, Mediterranean cooking in Athens restaurant, Middle Eastern food in Beirut, Chinese dim sum breakfasts are commonly available throughout the city and if you are in the mood for Indian food... well, the list goes on. There are dishes from all over the world for you to taste. And we haven't even mentioned the South American cuisine offerings yet, including Peruvian restaurants and numerous Colombian and Venezuelan diners with their famous corn pancakes called "arepas". If come mealtime you're not sure what kind of food you want to eat, we recommend you walk along these diner havens:
On this strip located between Balboa Avenue and 50th Street, you can find a wide variety of restaurants for all tastes, as well as bars and nightclubs with different environments and offerings.
All kinds of restaurants have outdoor seating at the now-bohemian streets of the former capital or are tucked inside old colonial buildings that will allow you to imagine what the city was once like hundreds of years ago.
From the bars and restaurants serving up international flavors on the islands at the end of the strip, you will have a great view of Panama City, the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal, and the Bridge of the Americas.