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“Refugio Ultimo lived up to its reputation”
Review of El Ultimo Refugio

El Ultimo Refugio
Ranked #8 of 88 Restaurants in Bocas Town
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$15 - US$25
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Seafood
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Good for: Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Rustic and quaint, over the water, Caribbean-American fusion, focus on fresh seafood. Meat and vegetarian options always avaible
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Our boat captain from Red Frog dropped the six of us off right at the restaurant dock, saving us from wandering around in an unfamiliar town after dark. It is a very cute place: rustic, comfortable, with an interesting menu and well trained servers. A nice low key local band played after 7. I had the special app, pumpkin gnocchi with toasted pumpkin seeds and goat cheese (yum!), sesame crusted tuna, perfectly cooked, and shared a panne cota for dessert. Others had the filet mignon w/ blue cheese, shrimp curry and apps. We were all pleased and will surely return on our next trip to the area. I never regret paying a bit more for an exceptionally good meal and a good time.

Thank Libby H
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

It's hard to find consistently good food and service in Bocas Town, but Ultimo has stood the test of time. We've been several times and always enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful drinks and fresh seared tuna. The food was delicious and fresh. Such a fun atmosphere with live music. A wonderful evening

Thank 256Debbie
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

This is a nice rustic restaurant with friendly staff and fresh food. It’s a bit dark, though I think that’s supposed to be romantic! Food very good but not outstanding.

Thank holidi
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

This place was crowded and there's a reason. We had seared tuna, filet mignon, pumpkin soup, chicken satay. It was all amazing. Service was spot on, food presentation was extremely beautiful and everything was delicious. There was live music and a fun atmosphere.

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Thank Djbtlv
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