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Obama Grill Restaurant & Bar

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American, Steakhouse, Filipino
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Station 1 Mainroad/Beachfront | Malay, Aklan Province, Philippines
(63 33) 2884971
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 36
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  • 12
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  • 4
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Oh My FOOD!

What a great selections if food they have here. The foods were the best. We ordered Kebab, Seafood Platter, Bagnet and Sisig. It was worth the price and wait. The waiting time I must say is a bit too long so you have to be patient. Nice place as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
Vincent Q
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SHANGHAI
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66 reviews 66 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I have to say I was attracted by the sea view at the first sight passing by the main road on a tutuk.This Obama was just between the main road and the beach(near station 1),with two glass wall both on road side and beach side.So I could look through the restaurant and see the beach...Furthermore, it got air condition,I sat... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

What a great selections if food they have here. The foods were the best. We ordered Kebab, Seafood Platter, Bagnet and Sisig. It was worth the price and wait. The waiting time I must say is a bit too long so you have to be patient. Nice place as well.

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Stopped by and ordered two pastas. The first one was not a pasta at all but a combination of noodles in oil and minimal seafood. The second dish was supposed to be pasta with garlic and prawns which was again inedible as it was swimming in oil. Ordered two cocktails but like the food were terrible. The alcohol was bitter... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Obama is strategically located in Station 1. I say "strategically" because it's just beside Club Paraw (where most of the bass-banging, floor-stomping club gigs happen) and just a short walk to D-Mall. So whether you're just looking to take a breather from the pungent smell of sweat and cigarette in the club or finding a place to chill and get... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Admittedly I had fairly low expectations of this place, but it was pleasing to be pleasantly surprised. Ribs were very good and the grilled seafood also (although the squid was served a little cold). Reasonable food at ok prices (maybe a little expensive for the seafood).

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My friends and I had breakfast at obama every morning as we were staying at shore time hotel, fantastic morning view which was the beach. The food was provided by the hotel but we were allowed to have our meal at the restaurant. Since we dont eat meat, we tried the seafood pasta from obama and also the pesto pasta.... More 

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Broome, Australia
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18 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The food is really good yummy I love my halo halo yummy me and my daughter had a lunch in this place before we leave on that day . I can recommend this place . Beachfront restaurant at station 1 . Heaps of choices in their menu . Serve fast . Smilling wait person.

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Philippines
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I ate here during LaBoracay; it's basically one of the busiest weekends in Boracay when there's a ton of city folk crowding the small island. Given that the local workers are used to less people, I'm not very surprised with the slower than usual service... So I won't be commenting on that, but will review on the food itself. The... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 reviews 3 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed a couple of days enjoying the White Beach at Obama's. You can use their beach chairs and umbrella if you drink or eat at the restaurant and I recomend. Their shakes are great, fair price, they have wi-fi and cold beer! ;)

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Pasig, Philippines
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119 reviews 119 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

Me and my family had dinner here. We were quite happy with the food, the ambience is okay. You can either choose to be seated outdoors overlooking the beach, or indoors in air conditioned room.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Station 1 Mainroad/Beachfront | Malay, Aklan Province, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Panay Island  >  Aklan Province  >  Boracay
  • Phone Number: (63 33) 2884971

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Filipino

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