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Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant

380 White Beach, End of Station 1 | Boracay, Aklan, Philippines, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
+63 36 288 2851
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (115 reviews)
“bruschetta” (17 reviews)
“beans” (8 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
380 White Beach, End of Station 1 | Boracay, Aklan, Philippines, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
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1 - 10 of 396 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two times when we went to White Beach and needed a place to leave our belongings while we played in the surf, we availed of the services of a Playa. They have beach chairs where you can leave your stuff and order drinks like mango...More

1  Thank George S
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear George S, Thank you for the time taken to give us your precious comment! I am very happy to know you came by so many times and liked our pizza and drinks, so much. Come back anytime, we would be more than happy to...More

Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Ate here several times and we love their foccacia, very crispy and the vegetables taste fresh. Their pasta dishes also taste good, but the pasta was a little bit overcooked for me. The service is also good and location. The owner is around and visiting...More

1  Thank AstrupM
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear AstrupM, Thank you very much for visiting us and for sharing your valuable feedback here on TripAdvisor. I am very happy to know you came by so many times and liked our focaccia so much. We definitely hope to welcome you again, soon! Kindly,...More

Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

The food was really good, we ended having lunch and dinner here. It was all very fresh, quick service and even has a dj in the evenings.

1  Thank RuggieBeast
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear RuggieBeast, Thank you for the 5 star review ! We really appreciate your compliments. We can not wait to welcome you back soon. Kindly Aplaya's team.

Reviewed July 8, 2017

They have indoor and outdoor area, plenty of varieties of local food to try. The portion are enough for 3-4 person to share with and the price is reasonable

1  Thank Tracyfslian
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Tracyfslian for taking the time to review us! I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed the food and location ! We greatly look forward to your next visit! Kindly Aplaya's team.

Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Nan was our waitor. He's so nice and friendly. Even got us insect repellent coils. Pasta amazing, pizza crust super crispy and the mussel entree could not fault. Honestly the best food we've had on the island in the week we were there. Better than...More

1  Thank Kim P
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2017

Dear Kim P, It's a pleasure reading your appreciative review. First of all, thank you for giving us the title of "...best place on the island",and thank you for recommending us without any hesitation. Indeed, we are very thankful that you take time to share...More

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

I went to this place with my boyfriend (wasn't the first time) and we were not disappointed. We were greeted warmly by a staff and guided us through the table and menu. The food was really great and delicious, we ordered pizza diavola, gnocchi four...More

Thank Swit S
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2017

Dear Swit S, thank you very much for your beautiful review, I am so happy to read that you came to see us several times during your stay in Boracay and we could add some unforgettable moments to your vacation, you couldn't describe Aplaya better...More

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Great evening with my friends, we got amazing pasta and focaccia here. Nice for sunset, cocktails are really good,try the happy hour!!More

Thank alex1974italia
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2017

Dear alex1974italia, thank you for the time taken to give us a review, it is very much appreciated,I am happy to read you enjoyed your experience in Aplaya, and happy to read you liked our food and cocktails. We are looking forward welcoming you again,soon....More

Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We went here a Saturday evening, and we where the only eating guest. However food never arrived! After 45 min I asked when the food is finished. Then they appologized and said they forgot our order. How is this possible when we where the only...More

1  Thank Rudi1985
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2017

Dear Rudi1985, I am trully sorry for what happened, it was not our intentions. Definitely your feedback will help us to improve our service, because we really care about making things perfect, give the right attention to the guests & details. Come back to see...More

Reviewed June 29, 2017

Aplaya is my favourite restaurant in Boracay. The menu offers a wide variety of amazing italian dishes. I ordered tuna in crust while my friends chose pasta and pizza. The staff is very polite, especially Daniela and Alessandro, the italian manager, who made our experience...More

Thank Sara O
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2017

Dear Sara O, We are so pleased to know your dining experience with us satisfied your good taste and thank you for recognizing our authentic italian food & italian hospitality! thank you very much for your beautiful review and for recommend our restaurant to everyone....More

Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Very good Italian like food and very good cocktails 🍹 Also very well designed place and well trained staff The music 🎶 is the best in boracay when DJ Rei Rei is playing Definitely will come back there Check it outMore

Thank Haitham E
Daniela P, Guest Relations Manager at Aplaya the Beach Bar & Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2017

Dear Haitham E, thank you for the time taken to give us your precious comment, you are a great support for Aplaya. I am very happy to know, you enjoyed your experience with us. Thank you very much indeed , looking forward to welcoming you...More

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Response from Fo99 | Reviewed this property |
Ambassador is good hotel but it's far little bit maybe 10 min (walking in the beach) , if you want good location take hotel in station 2 because all the action in station 2 🎷🎉
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$2
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 380 White Beach, End of Station 1 | Boracay, Aklan, Philippines, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Panay Island  >  Aklan Province  >  Boracay
  • Phone Number: +63 36 288 2851
  • E-mail
Description
APLAYA, is a brand new Restaurant&Cocktail Bar on the beautiful white sand beach of Boracay. Conveniently located at the end of Station One, next to Boracay Beach Resort, the most happening place in Boracay! Aplaya ultimate goal is to move the local entertainment to an international level. Our food concept will be Italian with Mediterranean influences. You can expect delicious Pasta and pizza, but you will be refreshed by our well seasoned fish, prime cut meat platters, and tasty tapas. All of which you can enjoy during a breath taking Boracay sunset.
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