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Dining on Carenero Island

There are many different dining options on Isla Carenero. Below are some of the more popular restaurants and bars for expats and tourists.

The Cosmic Crab Cafe

Located just across the channel from Bocas town, The Cosmic Crab Cafe serves high-quality American-style food, in an enjoyable atmosphere over the water. Prices are reasonable, but if you're keeping a tight budget, you may be able to stretch your dollars further elsewhere.

The Pickled Parrot

Located on the opposite side of Carenero, away from Bocas town, The Pickled Parrot serves tasty American and other ethnically-styled cuisine in an unbeatable atmosphere looking out across the Caribbean Sea. If you're in Bocas, you have to at least stop by the Pickled Parrot for a cold draft beer.

The Buccaneer

Also located on the opposite side of Carenero, away from Bocas town, The Buccaneer serves all different types of food for very reasonable prices.

Doña Mara

The Doña Mara restaurant specializes in Caribbean-style cuisine and seafood.