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Acqua at Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa

Punta Engano Road | Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
+63 32 231 8224
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (21 reviews)
“panna cotta” (2 reviews)
“truffles” (2 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Punta Engano Road | Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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11 - 20 of 155 reviews

Reviewed July 7, 2017

We yried this place only because we can't find anything else we want to eat at the other Shangri-La restaurant. It's your typical Italian restaurant with all the pastas. Food is average and pricey.

Thank Ronnie O
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Went for a drink here after Scuba Diving and it was marvelous. Decided to come back for dinner, ended up being a great evening. Xx

1  Thank twistedfoodlover
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Acqua is a place where you can relax while drinking your hot/cold drinks.Watching their views outside it just perfect!!We definitely recommend this restaurant.Good food,good staff!

Thank Mae G
Reviewed May 31, 2017

This restaurant provides good Italian food, served by helpful and friendly staff. Surroundings are pleasant.

Thank Zojanahage
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Our daily choice for breakfast. This carried both local and foreign dishes. The limit would be what your tummy can handle...

Thank IMm29
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Had breakfast and lunch here and an evening meal, all fabulous, not overly expensive, pizza's etc and very relaxed.

Thank 318Michelle
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Acqua and sat outdoors. Slow service. Forgetful staff. Very polite people and said sorry, but below par service -- forgot the Parmesan and only came when I was done with the pasta. Seems untrained staff or perhaps bad experience due to being seated...More

Thank PinkAddict
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We visited this restaurant one night during our stay on the island. The staff were friendly in greeting us and checking on us during our meal. We started with the tartufina - a buffalo mozzarella pizza to share as we could see they had a...More

Thank AminaGavin
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Staff are very friendly and a lot of food selection. They just need to dish out more often from guests' tables.

Thank DC B
Reviewed April 17, 2017

This is one of my favorite places i Cebu, and it's near the Airport, with a beautiful waterside location. Many excellent dishes that cannot be found elsewhere, and they always have a real Italian chef--born in Italy. You can eat inside or outside, you are...More

Thank Charon666
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February 19, 2017|
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Response from Jojo T | Reviewed this property |
Acqua is near the pool. It is well-lit at night since it is one of the main restos where guests dine. It gets too crowded during dinner time. Even with your table reservation, there is none that is in a secluded/ private... More
Jethro F
July 29, 2015|
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Response from Hanne K | Reviewed this property |
5000 Pesos incl. 1 Bottle Wine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $60
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punta Engano Road | Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Mactan Island  >  Lapu Lapu
  • Phone Number: +63 32 231 8224
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Acqua serves modern authentic Italian cuisine with a panoramic view of the ocean. Its signature pizzas, baked in a classic brick oven, are popular favorites.
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