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Solangon, San Juan, Philippines
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Price range: $4 - $5
Cuisines: Café
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The place is situated in Solangon,San Juan,Siquijor PHILIPPINES..Its along the road with beach front..The restaurant settings is on the beach.You could enjoy a beautiful sunset every day..and relax on the beach with hammocks hanging out between cooconuts trees...And recently we offer accomodation for backpackers travellers with very affordable prices right on the beach..
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Makati, Philippines
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10 reviews 10 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This is a review for the restaurant only as we didn't stay here. We were staying at a well known resort about a 15 minute tricycle drive away and decided to visit San Juan beach, take a walk and draw some comparisons. We stumbled upon JJ's and were immediately captivated by the quaint bamboo resto with tables and seats right... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Visiting Siquijor Is. for the second time, beautiful sleepy island... When I was here last time with my friend we decided to stay at JJ backpacker and were warmly greeted. Drinking at the bar the owners wife said to take the beer from the fridge and make sure we mark it down. We were doing this honestly and happily until... More 

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jiesa78, Owner at JJ's Cafe, responded to this review

First thing to say it full of lies and rubbish.We have a policy in our business.We never let any customers to get their own drinks without asking first.And we have staff to serve customers.Were not running a charity here ,we're running a business .First thing to do is respect the place not asking,that means your disrespectful.Secondly ,we have the right... More 

Greater Melbourne, Australia
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89 reviews 89 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The backpacker is a great place ! Very clean and nice bungalows. The restaurant and bar is good and you will have a great spot for the sunset if you are there. Enjoy some drinks and enjoy the hospitality and you will have a good time !

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Quezon City
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75 reviews 75 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We stopped here for dinner. :) He was practicing riding Scoopy, we were not disappointed. It was our first real meal at Siquijor and we are glad it was with JJ's Service: -the staff knows the food they served -attentive on our needs Food: -fresh -yummy and well prepared -great with San MIguel Grande Beer Price: -reasonable There are available... More 

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

As far as food on Solangon Beach this is some of the best, tiny little beach side cafe serving fresh food. I had fish curry and my husband had the chicken burger with mango salsa...both we're very good...the best thing about JJ's is they actually rake their beach and the sand is lovely in front...compared to how completely gross most... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My wife and I stopped at JJ's for their burgers, and we were not disappointed! The burgers are served on home made, fresh baked buns and a juicy and delicious! We met the proprietor, John, a former surfer and photographer from Australia. He original set up this place as a base for his photo assignments, but quickly his place changed... More 

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jiesa78, Manager at JJ's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you .Were glad you enjoy dining with us.You too are very friendly .Hope you will be back again. More 

Antipolo City, Philippines
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

First off, JJ's place was nice and really attractive for leisure travellers. We went here particularly for the food, but seeing the beach and the cabins from the outside made us want to stay and get a room (the rooms were fully-booked though). Our tastebuds enjoyed the burger, the chicken schnitzel, the fries, and the shakes we ordered while playing... More 

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Makati, Philippines
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I had the best 2 weekends at this lodge. Place was clean, quiet and affordable. Service was superb. I also loved their food and pretty much ate all of our meals here. Thank you for being so nice to us Ate Jessa and Arlyn. I will come back when I can to check out the surf also. :D

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Muntinlupa, Philippines
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Serves excellent food and the ambiance of the cafe is hip and laid-back. We had a perfect tropical island dinner experience here. :)

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

AVOID AVOID AVOID!! We fell in love with the island but this place nearly ruined it. JJ is in a really nice beach and the rooms are clean, but there is a big but, it is full of really young drunken tourists. It is if you are back in high school. The partying goes all night long. And because the... More 

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Address: Solangon, San Juan, Philippines
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Siquijor Island
Average Prices: USD 4 - 5
Cuisine: Café

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