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Main Road, Balabag | Crafts Supermarket, Aklan Province, Philippines
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
As far as I know, the best Indian cuisine on boracay.

Greetings from boracay, a place where really good food is sometimes sparse. Crafty's roof top bar has solid Indian food. I have now eaten there three times, a figure that will most certainly grow as we still have almost two weeks left here. My first visit wasn't that special. I took the safe bet... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Greetings from boracay, a place where really good food is sometimes sparse. Crafty's roof top bar has solid Indian food. I have now eaten there three times, a figure that will most certainly grow as we still have almost two weeks left here. My first visit wasn't that special. I took the safe bet and ordered butter chicken, one of... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Crafty's became our ' local' while we were in Boracay, not only for the great food but also the atmosphere and company. The Indian is delicious, really tasty and spicy and plenty of it.We very much enjoyed just sitting at the bar chatting to the wonderful barman Norman, other tourists and expats. Norman is an absolute asset to the place,... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Indian food is cooked authentically. Delicious and flavorsome. Cocktails were cheap and really good. Be sure not to drink too many as you need to walk down four flights of stairs to get out lol Be sure to go after 6pm as the tandoori is cooked by then after cooking all day and Naan bread is then available. We went... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Nice views of Boracay's surrounding from the rooftop restaurant. If recalled correctly, it should be run by a spanish boss. Really enjoyed the tasty Indian food and cocktails --> weird combi isn't it? :O

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Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte, Philippines
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

the view is fantastic the cocktails great, i dont eat there never, but what i sah was good food, but for me is the location most importend on the roof top bar , i think 7th floor u can see both beaches in the day and late night just nice lights, really one of the most romantic place for a... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I am always on the lookout for good authentic Indian food so I checked the highest rated Indian restaurant in tripadvisor at boracay to give it a try. I was not disappointed. The flavors were A-M-A-Z-I-N-G and I couldn't get over it. Way better than the ones in Manila and even India. Ordered the Panir and the lamb biryani and... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Very friendly expat bar, a little hidden, but thats a good thing :) One of my favorite places in boracay, i really enjoy sitting there, chilling, eating talking with the other people, its like a "sam's bar" in paradise !

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Hong Kong Region, China
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Crafty's is a fantastic bar/restaurant located on the rooftop of Crafts department store. The views are fantastic. I recommend the ribeye steak or the ribs....both fantastic. Its also a great place to meet local people for a good friendly chat. Pete is one of the local expats who always has a good story:)

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Suzhou, China
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

nice people. Pete the expat was really enyertaining..he worked downstairs. the staff where very adaptable and the food was superb and as spicy as you wanted. make sure, if you bring kids that you check ingredients of pizzas as they love to add green and red peppers to their hawaiian pizzas, however they happily changed it when i asked. lovely... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

yes the place is friendly....when they serve you...but it has that over used well done look....really needs a revamp for the higher prices of drinks they serve...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Road, Balabag | Crafts Supermarket, Aklan Province, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Panay Island  >  Aklan Province  >  Boracay

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  • Cuisine: Indian

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