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Abaca Restaurant

Punta Engano Road | Abaca Resort, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
+63 32 495 8456
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Punta Engano Road | Abaca Resort, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting this restaurant many times over the years and it never fails to impress. A beautiful alfresco restaurant on the seaside with wonderful fresh produce that is simply prepared with love and great skill. Warm welcoming staff, a menu using the best...More

Thank michaelciel
Reviewed May 21, 2016

If the ambiance and the view of the sea isn't enough (it isn't), the food and service completes a very good lunch with my family. I would come back.

Thank steven t
Reviewed May 20, 2016

Yes just like the others this has just topped my list of favourite restaurants in Cebu. The Australian Chef ex Hong Kong has got the Formula just right. This also made us go to a couple of the other restaurants by the same group....also fantastic!...More

Thank Charm_andsome
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Stunning boutique restaurant! My friends and i went here duing payday for curiosity sake whats its like dining in a boutique resort and of course boutique restaurant... Well, it was pricey, knowing its a high-end resort, but yes the food were all sumptous. Delicioso! We...More

Thank Mer U
Reviewed April 25, 2016

... I was there during Valentine's day ! I went back at the beginning of april ... Fully satisfied ! This restaurant still my favourite place in Mactan Island - no way !!!! ... I really appreciate the peaceful atmosphere ... Noiseless ... So romantic...More

Thank Stef D
Reviewed April 20, 2016

I had read about the Abaca so definitely wanted to visit. It's a small restaurant, so during crowded times you may want a reservation. The setting was nice and it's romantic, but unfortunately there was a huge party that booked out most of the restaurant....More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed April 14, 2016

The views of the place are excellent. Came there for early dinner around 6pm, nobody there except us - a group of six. Waited for a good 90mins for our food to arrive - shouldn't really take that long for two pizzas and salmon. The...More

Thank glens0nl
Reviewed April 12, 2016

Exceptional food, everything is good. Unobtrusive but efficient and remarkable service. Classy tropical ambience. It was a meal that i will remember for long.

Thank Robert A
Reviewed April 11, 2016

We ate several meals at the restaurant (as we were staying in the hotel) and each time the food was delicious and the service top notch. The chef if always present and mingles with the guests. When we couldn't decide what to order, since everything...More

Thank VanCan2012
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Food was amazing. Try the mussels with chorizo they are delicious and a huge serving for an appetizer. Staff are very friendly and the chef also came out to greet us.

Thank sielz99
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Anne D
December 26, 2016|
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Response from Paolo D | Reviewed this property |
Just call in advance. Phone number is available on the website. 😊 Enjoy!
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Response from Katherine852 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, 4 of us were just there and had an over-the-top meal: one bottle of very nice wine, lots of sparkling water, 2 salads, one pizza, and then the "sharing" steak and fish. No desserts but coffee/tea. It was excellent but... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punta Engano Road | Abaca Resort, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Mactan Island  >  Lapu Lapu
  • Phone Number: +63 32 495 8456
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