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Kinabuch Grill & Bar

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369 Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
+63 48 433 2580
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Luzon, Philippines
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61 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

This is really a resto favored by the locals, with room to accommodate some 400 guests at a time! Reception is well organized, guests are ushered to a 'waiting area.' Senior citizens and handicapped are led to seats while waiting, but waiting is not long, as the mayor domo tackles large groups first (usually reserved) and then couples and small... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

It is a good restaraut. Due our stay we were there twice. During two stays had no chance to try all food, but we really liked crocodile prepared Philippino way. :)

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Beijing, China
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

This place is very popular. The environment is good, but the staff is overstreched and cannot handle the amount of people coming to eat here, so the service was not great. We had to keep reminding them about our order. That didn't botter us much, since we were not in a rush, nor starving. However, the main problem was the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Highlight recommend this restaurant for dinner and drinks. Very large possibly 300 seats, inside and outside dinning. If you get there after 7.30pm you might have to wait for a table. Quick excellent service.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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44 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I went to this place new year's day and there were lotsa people. The music is nice down tempo EDM and not harsh to the years. We always ordered kilawin (ceviche) and its always fresh and tasty. Eggplant with tomatoes, onions sesame oil are tasty for appetizers. Stuffed chilies are good, fish and pork chop were tasty... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

the food and restaurant and staff all were top notch and was a pleasure to eat here and would certainly come back

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Quezon City, Philippines
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27 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

actually its just ok to eat there. its a local cuisine. so next time dont go there if you dont like local food.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and service. Staff were really friendly and attentive . Service was fast but not rushed

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Provo, Utah
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Went to kinabuch. I liked the atmosphere with the tv playing sports but that was it. My chicken curry was less than average, and would not get it again. But I would only recommend this place if you have about 4 hours to spare. Sat down and took about 20 minutes to get a menu. Took about 35 more minutes... More 

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los angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

* Price: nothing over 400 peso or $8 USD. The portion is good for family style! 5 star. * Ambiance: casual, local style with large screen TVs out side and inside. Open-air restaurant. 4 star. * location: main street of Puerto Pincessa. Plenty parking at the front lot. 4 star. * Meals: tasty, large menu, Filipino food! 4 star. *... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $20
Cuisine
Filipino, Bar, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 369 Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  Puerto Princesa
  • Phone Number: +63 48 433 2580

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?