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The Lotus Garden

Rizal Ave, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
063484341132
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $5 - $10
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Manila, Philippines
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We ate here because Ka Lui (next door) was full. The décor and ambience was nice (although they need to spray for mosquito under their sunken tables) and repair their floor boards as you are walking barefoot on them. The food was mediocre and took much too long to get to our table despite the fact there was only one... More

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Melbourne Beach, Florida
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125 reviews 125 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

I would like to like this place more because the seafood dish that I had tasted good but something wasn't right and I got sick so I don't recommend eating here. My friend had the sushi and he said it was probably good a day or two before and didn't finish it. Overall there are much better restaurants around.

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Morges, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Not much to say... Mixed sushi for 1...the worst one I ate (and I ate a bunch of raw fish). Coraila crab & few fresh fish... Other food just banal...unefficient staff. Had to wait long to get our change & it was wrong...not in a mood to argue for 80PHP but still... I don't recommand...even if the place is nice.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

The place looks very beautiful but the food isn't that good. They served us old, smelly rice which was not good anymore. The sad thing is that they did not come up with a good solution. The waitress afreed, but the cook said the rice was ok. So we left the place with an empty stomach...

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

The environment of this restaurant has very good taste... nicely decorated and with beautiful gardens around... the food was good and reasonable priced. The service was a little bit slow, but when the food arrived was hot and met our expectations. A very good place to dine in Puerto Princesa

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Macau, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

The food was magnificently and imaginatively prepared and the setting - open-air, a bit Bali-esque - was atmospheric. It wasn't cheap (dishes around P 300, small San Mig 65) but it was well worth it. The portions are large, by the way.

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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Depends your budget, its a nice change for us when we go and i like the design of the place. The food is good and so is the service but a bit out my price range.

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Norfolk, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

When it arrived, the food was cold when it should have been served hot. The atmosphere was nice but that was about it.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Very nice Location. The Food tasted good but you get more for less money in many other places in the Philipinnes.

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Puerto Princesa City
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

buffet japanese food serve nightly. also serve filipino food and they have halo halo station for kids.

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