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All 13 Mambajao Restaurants

Secret Cove Restaurant

National Highway | Yumbing, Mambajao, Mindanao, Philippines
0063-(0)88-387-9084
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English first
Manila, Philippines
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

OK, lets start with the menu. Ha Ha Ha, Entree #1 Fried Sausage, Entree #2 Boiled Sausage, Entree #3 Grilled Sausage and so on and so on. Instead of putting the choice on the menu of how you would like your low quality frozen sausage prepared, this idiot proprietor puts it as 6 different entrees on the menu. LOL The... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Their food was okay, meals are generous, though not as tasty as one might find in restos around the neighborhood

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Manila, Philippines
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12 reviews 12 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Prices are quite high for nothing special. The food is good but not amazing and the restaurant closes at 9pm

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Singapore, Singapore
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Decent food and nice view. To Be fair Secret cove is one of the only places in Camiguin where you can eat with a nice sea view. When we sat there it felt nice and the food was decent. Pork was a good choice (we explored the whole menu). All in all a good value for money. I guess I... More

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Bohol
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Its not on the menue, but Bida the owners wife prepared some mouthwatering japanes food for us. Its on request and depends what the market gives. Lucky to have that on the Island. One more reason to move back to Camiguin. Thanks guys

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Manchester
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61 reviews 61 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

We ate here after reading the mostly excellent reviews on Tripadvisor, but it turned out to be a huge disappointment. Where to start? The path leading to the restaurant was pitch black, and quite hazardous in parts. The menu is old and tatty and needs a revamp as this does not create a favourable impression to the visitor. Items that... More

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Tom S, Owner at Secret Cove Restaurant, responded to this review

I would like to sincerely thank you for taking the time and effort to write such a truthful,helpful and constructive review. I believe at the time of your visit my wife and I were in Singapore, not an excuse, just a fact. I must tell you that I am very disappointed in my staff, as the saying goes 'when the... More

Camiguin, Philippines
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

You do not go for the restaurant for sure. It is notoriously JUST NOT GOOD. Accomodation is more budget, but also real budget, no charm. It is not even the place where we locals (half-expat) go, so, I believe it is unpopular. I was there many years back, never went back.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Friendly staff, good service and a good menu that caters for western travelers. We ended up eating nearly all our meals here, even though it was not the cheapest option.

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Schoenaich Na
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

A nice place, little outside but near enough with a standard motobike..good biologic food, friendly staff !

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Mambajao
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Great food, they have things on the menu that you won't get anywhere on the island. The service is really good.

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Tom S, Owner at Secret Cove Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Tommy G. Thank you for taking the time to write your great review of our Restaurant, it is highly appreciated. Regards, Tom, Bida & Staff More

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