The Best Pizzerias In and Around Casco Viejo, Panama

Beer and pizza
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Brittney Schering

There is plenty of pizza to be had in Panama City, and some of the best pie can be found in Casco Viejo. Here is a list of the best pizzerias for you to enjoy in and around Casco Viejo.

1. Barrio Pizza

Pizzeria, Restaurant, Contemporary, Italian

Barrio Pizza, Panamá
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Barrio Pizza is a multi-cuisine pizzeria in Casco Viejo, with another location in Costa Del Este. Perfect for families, kids, groups, and walk-ins, as well as takeout and delivery, Barrio Pizza has a delectable assortment of pizzas on offer, along with the option to build your own.

2. Ciao Bella Pizza

Pizzeria, Restaurant, Contemporary

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With classic pizzas and premium pies, Cia Bella Pizza is what Italian fare dreams are made of, and it all started in Sicily in 1994 with Alfonso Farruggia. The military man had a passion for Sicilian pizzas so strong that he decided to learn how to make them. This passion took him through Italy to Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. There he perfected his pizza with a wood-fired oven and brought the quality creation first to Venezuela before making his way to Panama. Ciao Bella Pizza is in San Francisco with the history, experience, taste, and quality of the real Italian pizza.

3. Brava Pizza & Espuma

Pizzeria, Restaurant, Contemporary

Brava is in Casco Viejo. With meticulously crafted, excellent pizzas on offer, Brava also presents a menu of tasty beer and displays incredible art – perhaps the most unique pizzeria in Panama. The loaded menu is full of phenomenal options from classic, special, and white pizzas to calzones, salads, panzerotti, empanadas, and even a list of dessert pizzas. Is your mouth watering yet?

4. Pizzeria Sorrento

Pizzeria, Restaurant, Italian, Vegetarian

Serving divine pie to Panama since 1969, the Restaurant and Pizzeria Sorrento is another traditional Italian pizza house. The original recipes and wood burning stoves are still crowd-pleasers, as is the authentic flavor of Neapolitan pizza. Pizzeria Sorrento is a classic, Italian staple sure to please every pizza lover.

5. Napoli Ristorante & Pizzeria

Pizzeria, Italian, Vegetarian

Napoli is the home of true and original Italian fare. With a wide variety of Italian dishes on offer, all of which are made with only the finest, high-quality ingredients, Napoli is known for its pizza. The family-based business invites guests to come as they are and feel as if they are at home in the comfortable ambiance of this lovely pizzeria.

6. Speedy Pizza

Pizzeria, Contemporary

This authentic Italian pizzeria is always busy with happy people eating pizza. Made with only the freshest, high-quality ingredients, Speedy Pizza gets the pie to you fast, and it is as incredibly affordable as it is delicious. Nothing tops Speedy Pizza.

7. Athen's Pizza

Pizzeria, Contemporary

This Greek pizzeria is a gem in Panama City. Whether you come craving a salad, gyro, pasta, or the delicious Greek pizza, all dishes on offer are 100 percent authentic Greek recipes made with only the freshest ingredients. You simply cannot go wrong at Athen’s – everything on the whole menu is as beautiful as it is delicious.

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