We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Butcher Chophouse

Avenida Central | Next to RetroGusto, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 720-2368
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baked potato” (5 reviews)
“tenderloin” (5 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
Steakhouse, American
Avenida Central | Next to RetroGusto, Boquete 0413, Panama
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (84)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice restaurant with very kind staff. They have a very special way to serve a good piece of smoked meat. Also the salmon was very good

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank familyAmersfoort
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved the atmosphere! Friendly and motivated staff. The Italian owner is a real gentleman, he shows interest in his guests and makes sure everybody has a great time enjoying their love for making excellent food and lovely wines.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NLCaro
Reviewed 6 days ago

I expected more after reading other reviews, but have to say I was disappointed with the meat we were served. Everything else was excellent! I ordered the pork chops based on a previous review. I should have made a point of asking for medium rare,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DanielB16487
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ambience is dim and very nicely designed. The owner David Care owns this place and he is very friendly! We ordered beef tartare (4 stars - tasted decent and lacked a raw egg), mashed potatoes (4 stars - need a bit more flavoring and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lamvdoan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent experience. Had Christmas Eve dinner here with a friend. I had the tenderloin and she was pescatarian and had the salmon. Food was delicious. The owner/chef even came by to check on us and we had Limoncello with him before we left. Highly recommend...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank meeshmeesh13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having already visited Otto and Retrogusto and being big carnivores we had to try butchers. On arrival Jorge very kindly went through the menu explaining cuts of meat, cooking process, sauces, sides etc and was very helpful. The malbec wine at $6 A glass before...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Melsy1
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing 26th anniversary dinner here. The service was top notch. The food was cooked perfectly. It is the best steak and service we have recieved in Panama and if you are in Boquete this is a must try. Thank you Miguel you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank shawnc433
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

The steak was amazing! I had the Nicaraguan tenderloin and my husband had the Nicaraguan ribeye. They were cooked perfectly and the seasoning was so good. I am not really a big steak eater but it was so tender and flavorful that I ate the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Susan N
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was our first time to Butcher Chophouse although we had enjoyed the food and company of the owner next door at Retro Gusto many times. The selection of meats, sauces and side dishes was very good. I had Argentinian skirt steak with chimichurri, delicious!...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank trmwilliams
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We ate here two nights in a row because the food is so good and the staff is really great. Don't skip the veggie sides!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank seamonkeybocas
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 hotels in Boquete
Hotel La Serrania
2 reviews
.03 km away
Fundadores Hotel
38 reviews
.18 km away
Hotel Panamonte
221 reviews
.39 km away
Hostal Beiro
10 reviews
.50 km away
Nearby Restaurants
RetroGusto Restaurant & Bar
733 reviews
.02 km away
Gelateria La Ghiotta Boquete
348 reviews
.19 km away
The Panamonte
631 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boquete Brewing Company
223 reviews
.10 km away
12 reviews
.03 km away
Explora Ya Eco-Tours & Adventure Travel Day Trips
150 reviews
.03 km away
Boquete Rock Climbing School
6 reviews
.05 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
15 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from TahoeNancy | Reviewed this property |
Expensive for Boquete, but very high quality.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Central | Next to RetroGusto, Boquete 0413, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  Boquete
  • Phone Number: +507 720-2368
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing