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La Salangane Restaurant

33 Serena Street | Buena Suerte, El Nido, Palawan Island 5130, Philippines
+63 916 648 6994
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“pate” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
33 Serena Street | Buena Suerte, El Nido, Palawan Island 5130, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding surprise. Over the period of almost a week in El Nido, this restaurant stands out as unbeaten champion in all senses.The waiting staff knew every tiny detail about the menu and tended to all our needs. It is worth mentioning that pay extra attention...More

Thank Mantas D
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

This review is not only about the restaurant but mainly about a person, who helped me and my friends to stay happy and grateful at our vacation time in Philippines. My job requires a lot of travel. For the last 6 years I’ve visited 300+...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

I went here many times only after dinner for drinking so i can't tell about the food... good gin tonic and good wi fi that is not secondary in El nido...friendly staff

Thank suzzy79
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice place, the view and decoration. The food: not really good and cold Good only as a bar The staff not always friendly

Thank Paulo H
Reviewed December 16, 2017

The title says it all. We only discovered this little gem in the last 3 days of our visit and went every night from then on for dinner. Food is done in a french style and was absolutely delicious. This is a combination bar/restaurant, service...More

Thank kalboHastings
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Went there for drinks only before dinner. Expensive drinks, wine was so so and cocktails made with not much love...

Thank Franco8375
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

It is incredible how places like this can survive in El Nido. It looks like foraigners with absolutly no experience in this business open restaurants with local people, without experience too. A bad experience.More

Thank Borja I
bulit2013, Manager at La Salangane Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 24, 2017

Hello, In behalf of the management team, We apologized whatever inconvenienced you experience with us. I just want to remind you, Tripadvisor is to review the services the establishment offered, to help them improve the necessaries, not how the business works. We wish you good...More

Reviewed December 2, 2017

Pate was pretty awful, service unengaged. Even the baguettes were pale and lacked that Frenchness you would expect. Vaguely pretentious. Do not recommend. Position good though, and ambience attractive.

Thank bayes
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

We had chicken in cream sauce and spicy mango chicken. Asked for the chicken not very spicy and it came completely plain with no flavour apart from the mango. My chicken was ok just not loads of flavour. Cocktails were really nice and properly made,...More

Thank Ashleigh J
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Had a bartender named Kathrine, super nice!! Defenetly the best experience in the Phillipines so far!! Realy good food and drinks and the staff is so nice!! Would like to give Kathrine a shout out and tell the boss to give her a raise, needeble!!!!!

Thank Albin E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Serena Street | Buena Suerte, El Nido, Palawan Island 5130, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  El Nido
  • Phone Number: +63 916 648 6994
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