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Cadlao Resort & Restaurant

Caalan, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 917 589 7069
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“seafood curry” (11 reviews)
“taro leaves” (2 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Filipino, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Caalan, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner here and timing we’re able to watched the beautiful sunset since the restaurant is located beside the beach with amazing view of the sunset; The table setting and arrangement is beautiful; may choose to sit inside or outside by the sea; Ordered...More

Thank Gd E
Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother asked me where did I want to go after my visit in Taal Lake. I immediately replied El Nido, Palawan. I wanted to see it before the heavy influx of tourism turns in into something too heavily commercialized as Boracay. My brother bought...More

Thank Ian L
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This restaurant would be considered “off the beaten track” in El Nido as it is about a 15 min walk from the centre of town – out an unpaved dirt track running North parallel with the coast towards Calaan Beach. The restaurant has a lovely...More

Thank BJODO
Cadlao_Resort, Guest Relations Manager at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir/Madam, Greetings from Cadlao Resort! Thank you for giving us a wonderful review! We are so glad that you enjoyed the food at the restaurant and that we really appreciate for mentioning our one of the best selling fresh grilled fish and pork ribs....More

Reviewed March 30, 2018

They have wide options including food for vegetarians. A bit pricey we think. The staffs give a warm welcome.

Thank Larry A
Cadlao_Resort, Guest Relations Manager at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us review, we hope that you enjoyed our food at the restaurant.

Reviewed March 27, 2018

Cadlao can be a great place to stay in El Nido in case you want a resort comfort but also wants to stay close to the city. However, getting to the hotel can be a little difficult due to its location. Most tricycles (common transportation...More

Thank Lorrane C
Cadlao_Resort, Guest Relations Manager at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us review. Cadlao Resort is located 15 minutes away from El Nido town proper by walk and 5 minutes by our complimentary tricycle. All resorts owners including Cadlao Resort provide tricycle because public...More

Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Solti and not tasti. Very expansivFood is ok, but not for the price you are paying. It’s beachfront, and has nice views,which help in the long long wait for food.More

Thank tamir t
Cadlao_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us review. We are sorry that you waited too long for your food, rest assured that this won't happen again in your next visit. Your feedback has been noted and we will make sure that we will...More

Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

This place has the best food in town. Me and the kids enjoyed the chicken. We must have gone back there multiple times for dinner and breakfast. Staff were friendly and kind.

Thank 4Jqden93
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We did not stay here (we stayed next door) but we spent our lunch and dinner here as the food was a perfect combination of local delicacies and European cuisine. The laing (taro leaves, roots and stalk cooked in coconut milk and chillies) made me...More

Thank Jennifer V
Cadlao_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a good review! We really appreciate for sharing your experiences at the restaurant and for mentioning our special Laing. We hope that you visit us again and that you consider of staying at Cadlao Resort in...More

Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Food is ok, but not for the price you are paying. It’s beachfront, and has nice views,which help in the long long wait for food.More

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Cadlao_Resort, Guest Relations Manager at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us review. We apologize if we did not meet your expectation. It is true that our restaurant is expensive but we make sure that our food is good quality and big portions.To be honest with you El...More

Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

We visited the restaurant at Cadlao as a group of four adults and five young children. The views across the bay are excellent; definitely somewhere to while away an afternoon. Staff were attentive and the food was delicious. I had a local speciality - banana...More

Thank Anna O'D
Cadlao_Resort, Guest Relations Manager at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thank you for giving us good review! We are happy that you enjoyed the food and ambiance here at our restaurant. Thank you for mentioning our one of the best selling, : Banana flowers in coconut milk", it is truly delicious that a lot of...More

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Mariel U
January 22, 2017|
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Response from joero24 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I just read your question. I'm not sure they do but you can ask. Hope you were still able to visit because it is an amazing place. You will have an amazing experience island hopping with its great views. Highly... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $18
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caalan, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  El Nido
  • Phone Number: +63 917 589 7069
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Description
Enjoy the overlooking terrace of the restaurant facing Cadlao Island and the South China Sea.Local, Asian specialties and international meals are served.All our meals are made with fresh local produce including fishes, lobsters, king prawns caught fresh every day. You can also try our Seafood pasta, our seafood curry our pork ribs and beef tenderloin.All our meals include side dish ; vegetables and rice or home made french fries or home made mash potatoes.The bar next to the restaurant a large list of drinks like wines, cocktails or healthy fresh juices.
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