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Balinsasayaw Restaurant

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Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
+63 48 434 5804
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here whenever I want some chicken bbq and fresh fruit shake. But you won't find in any other place the Buko Pancit which is a must try ü

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Thank Sandra Guia M
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their food is way better than Ka Lui. We didn't even expect that their serving size is so huge we have to take out some. The place is an open area, so if you're dining at night better put an insect repellant before visiting. Their beef kare-kare is a must try! The garlic shrimp and their balinsasayaw fried rice is... More 

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Thank Harlene F
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the Kinilaw na Tanigue and Kare-kare, freshly served, staff are values oriented, keep it up! Good food and good ambiance in the heart of the City.

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Thank Nhaj1983
Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
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61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant for lunch after reading a magazine article which  recommended it for birds nest soup. The food including the birds nest soup was okay, not expensive, and nothing special. What drags the rating down was the lukewarm service, which made us feel that our custom was perhaps inconvenient to the staff who showed very little or... More 

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Thank Willem_da_Silva
Manila, Philippines
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

👎🏽👎🏽👎🏽 1. The staff are lack in supervision; 2. I ordered unlimited rice but no one bothered to approach me and asked for another when i finished my 1 cup rice, i tried calling their attention but no one is available; 3. Food presentation is not inviting; 4. Waited for quite awhile but the food served was cold; 5. There... More 

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Thank MJOBuluran
Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Philippines
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83 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Although service a bit patchy No beer or liquor served but good selection of juices The stuffed squid was good as were the vegetable dishes Extensive Asian menu

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Thank Maxiesan
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We ae here kast year with my friends. We like the foods we order.assorted meat and seafood. The Bbq was very good.

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Thank Maggie A
Manila, Philippines
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

I went here with my boyfriend and I definitely enjoyed it! I love the ambiance. Very Filipino and the food is very good as well. I believe we ordered good for 3 persons since most of the dishes are for sharing, and I was surprised we were able to finish it all (and even added extra rice!) I can't breath... More 

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Thank JayceeYui
Sydney
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

At edge of town center, but short trike ride there. For large numbers, make booking as it is very popular. Prices for tourists are good, food is good and nice and beers are coldish and good priced. Service can be a bit slow when it is busy. We ate there 2x times and wait time for table varied. Going early... More 

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Thank JAFromBalfour
Metro Manila, Philippines
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

We tried Balinsasayaw Restaurant last year (Company outing :)) since it's near Susan's Place and that it was recommended to us. The place is an open-air native style restaurant (as I recall), in my opinion, I think the place needs renovation (like renovate the restrooms, the tables, chairs, etc.) and maybe add a bit of modern touch to it. So... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Filipino, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  Puerto Princesa
  • Phone Number: +63 48 434 5804

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?