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All 40 El Nido Restaurants

Cadlao Resort & Restaurant

Caalan, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 917 589 7069
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Ranked #5 of 40 Restaurants in El Nido
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $18
Cuisines: Asian, European, Filipino
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Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Description: Enjoy the overlooking terrace of the restaurant facing Cadlao Island and the South China Sea.Local, Asian specialties and international meals are served.All our meals are made with fresh local produce including fishes, lobsters, king prawns caught fresh every day. You can also try our Seafood pasta, our seafood curry our pork ribs and beef tenderloin.All our meals include side dish ; vegetables and rice or home made french fries or home made mash potatoes.The bar next to the restaurant a large list of drinks like wines, cocktails or healthy fresh juices.
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Timisoara, Romania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

During 3 nights in el nido, we went twice to Cadlao reataurant. We had the best mango crumble. Also the tanique fish grilled on banana leaf with mango salsa was very good. Noodles, calamari and spring rolls were also very good

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I loved, loved, loved it! I would highly recommend Cadlao to everyone. The view from the restaurant & pool is amazing & I enjoyed it every single day. The hotel staff were fantastic & helped us with everything from your bookings to airline bookings. The all inclusive features such as restaurant, bar, massage, tour bookings & amazing staff made our... More 

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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

After a long drive from Puerto Princesa to reach Il Nido, we were exhausted. My family and I were not in the mood to walk further than 10 steps to find dinner. Luckily Cadlao Resort and Restaurant was just a few metres away from our accommodation (Hadefe Cottages). We were immediately greeted with warm smiles by the restaurant staff. Yes,... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

I had a terrible experience in the cadlao resort. they will not tell you but around the hotel there are renovations until 2016. and the vacation feeling of living on a construction site, Very noisy all the time! Besides from noise , the service disappointing . Room service left our room wide open With all the personal stuff and personal... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Beautiful, clean and airy rooms set in lush, green gardens. There's a lovely pool overlooking the sea and islands. The food at the hotel is very good too, dinner and breakfast. This place is a peaceful haven and a short walk from the centre of El Nido (~10 mins).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Good selection of different cuisines. bit difficult to get to, but they offer free shuttle from/to town.

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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

First thing you notice is your breath taken away for this spectacular view of the bat and the islands around you than the staff is super friendly and the food amazing. I arrived at sunset so it's was the perfect timing a moment you won't forget.

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Hyderabad, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

My girlfiend and I stayed at this resort for 4 days and enjoyed a very pleasant stay. The resort is sea front and surrounded by the jungle. Villas are very clean and benefit a nice terrace. The service is excellent. The restaurant si really good, definitely above the average of the restaurants in el nido. There is not properly a... More 

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chicago, IL
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Stayed at the resort and was glad that the restaurant was a very nice, convenient and reliable place right there for dinner. Stayed a week at the resort and probably ate 5 of our 7 dinners there. Breakfast inc with the room. Nice view to breakfast to every morning. Best was a rainbow over the Cadlao isl on our last... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Seafood pasta in rich creamy white sauce was tasty and generous portion with shrimp, squid, mussels. Much tastier than tomato base sauce. Grill pork steak with mango salsa with rice was tender and juicy. My fish in banana leaf with mango salsa was a bit dry with no sauce. Service was good with 24 hr free wifi. A bit expensive... More 

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Additional Information about Cadlao Resort & Restaurant

Address: Caalan, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 917 589 7069
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  El Nido
Average Prices: USD 3 - 18
Cuisine: Asian, European, Filipino

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