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Hemingway's Bistrot

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Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Pasta
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Sabang Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro 5203, Philippines
+639202060553
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9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 47
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  • 33
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 3
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great cheese fondue

Just a great meal and the beef looked good too. We don't eat it much in the tropics, but their fondue was the right consistency and the cheese was great ementhal.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2015
Karen2500
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Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Heard the food was great, it was talk of the town. So we decided to eat here with my friends. We order the pasta and steak. But when we eat the pasta was too salty so we did not eat the pasta in short. The meat was not tender and it was salty too....what happen to the talk of the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

For dinner with the whole family, we made individual orders. The food was nicely presented and the staff friendly, but the quality of the dishes were no match to their price-tag. We will never go back there

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

so much talk and no walk. they claim to have the best meat in the area and about everywhere is written that its imported. was mediocre at best and so overpriced. they basically just charge for the show off. burger was meh. steak is better.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Great find somewhere that serves liver and mash really miss this type of food when in an asian country makes me feel well satisfied service first class

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I was desperate for a quality steak and found it at Hemingway's. The food is always top notch and the setting which overlooks the bay with the floating bar is excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Just a great meal and the beef looked good too. We don't eat it much in the tropics, but their fondue was the right consistency and the cheese was great ementhal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Amazing restaurant....food was fantastic, only complaint was the service was a bit slow (but that could be a Filipino thing)....we ate there between every dive and most dinners! Definitely recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is the only 5 star restaurant in all of Puerto Galera! Papa Fred's eat your heart out. Hemingway's just totally eclipsed you in my opinion. The foie gras was delectable! The mixed salad was perfectly dressed. Fresh and delicious imported steamed vegetables. Tried the spetzel Asia side and was delighted. The Rib-Eye was cooked perfectly. Not the all organic... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The food was good, Bicol Express and my wife, a soup. It was, however, way over what one would expect to pay at a bistro at lunchtime. The service was friendly, if distracted and a bit hard to get. There are better places for lunch now at Sabang.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This was a really nice surprise in the Sabang beachfront. I went to this restaurant which was host to the weekly "Classic Club" lunch event. It was my first time attending this event and eating at a restaurant that was not part of my resort package deal. We had a very nice 3-course meal as well as drinks and dessert!... More 

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Additional Information about Hemingway's Bistrot

Address: Sabang Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro 5203, Philippines
Phone Number: +639202060553
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindoro  >  Oriental Mindoro Province  >  Puerto Galera
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 57
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sabang Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro 5203, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindoro  >  Oriental Mindoro Province  >  Puerto Galera
  • Phone Number: +639202060553

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 57
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Pasta
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm

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