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.
El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 917 822 9871
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #2 of 40 Restaurants in El Nido
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: For more information check our website
Write a Review

364 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    224
    99
    26
    10
    5
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Hebrew first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

We went 3 times to Altrove and loved it everytime. No wonder there is a line to get in every night. But grab a beer from a nearby cafe and the waiting is over before you know it. We ordered pizza's aswell as pasta. The taste is good. I would compare it to decent midrange pizzeria's in Italy. The prices... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

While dining in various restaurants throughout the Philippines, I have noticed (as a waiter myself) that service is a lot different then in North America/Central America and Europe... and by different I mean poor. And at no place was that more true then at Altrove. Thats not to say the staff aren't friendly, they are... really everyone in the Philippines... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Go here after a long day in the sun. Sit back and enjoy the most amazing pizza. I'm from Chicago and am picky about my pizza, but this was really the best. Hungarian sausage with all sorts of deliciousness straight from the brick oven. It was decently priced for El Nido. We were lucky and didn't have to wait for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Issaquah, Washington
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

My wife and I found out about this place when we asked our tricycle driver to take us to a pizza place in El Nido. Man what an amazing experience! There was no line when we arrived, which was quite lucky judging from other online reviews. The dining area is on the 2nd floor, and we were asked to remove... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goffstown, New Hampshire
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Sometimes you just want a pizza. Delicious hand made pizza (you can watch the young filipino kids making the pizza in front of the brick oven) Definitely try the iced tea with calamansi its superb. very romantic loft style dining area. food was promptly brought. always a long line waiting outside but worth the wait. perfect chewy/crispy crust balance :)... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Wanted to try because, hey why not. It's ranked the 2nd in TripAdvisor. This could not be bad. So it's not bad. It's not that excellent either. It was just okay. Ordered an appetizer, pizza and pasta. Everything tasted bland. Their iced tea, my boyfriend liked but for me, it tasted like those air/car fresheners and for 50php a glass?... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Roma
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

In general, we don't go to Italian restaurants abroad: for many reason, often because of the difference in the ingredients, we have often been deceived. This restaurant is one of the few exception: while you are waiting in the queue (often a long queue!) you can see how the pizza is done, and when you are finally seated you can... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

One of the real Italian restaurants I've been and I can say I really loved the food. The serving is just right for the price and served with energetic and smiling staff. So nice that they combined a touch of filipino there like the place/house with wooden floors and you need to remove your shoes/slippers before going in. Reminds me... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

service was aweful. had a small rock on my pizza and the staff said "oh". i heard so much about this place and was quite disappointed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Great pizza, fast service but a long wait to get in. Ask for pizza to be well cooked. Overall excellent restaurant.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Altrove also viewed

El Nido, Palawan Island
 
El Nido, Palawan Island
 

Been to Altrove? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Altrove

Address: El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 917 822 9871
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  El Nido
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Altrove staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?