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Arista Seafood Restaurant

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Panagsama Beach, Moalboal, Philippines
+63 917 720 2000
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Balamban
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since over 15 years I go there to have dinner or lunch. Even when I just pass through town, I take a detour just to eat there. Good fish dinners, always try the special of the day- its worth it.

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Iquitos, Peru
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

We ate here one warm day and so I ordered an avocado salad. The avocado was well past its best and the balance of the plate wss filled with lettuce some tomato, a few slices of cucumber and a very tired sad olive tossed on top A splash of olive oil provided as an excuse for dressing and the price... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2016

What to say.... 45min after order we were still waiting our chicken adobo . When we complained to the manager we managed to get it cancelled and replaced by a sandwich which led to super confusion with the waitresses refusing to make the sandwich because the chicken was coming (despite the management information) but the chicken was in fact not... More 

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Thank Virginie32
Trondheim, Norway
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2016

We mostly ate breakfast here since it was close to our hotel. THe breakfasts are large but expensive. The omelets are OK, but pancakes and yoghurt are both a little nausiating. And don't try tthe burgers.

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Thank Trygve1988
Manila, Philippines
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63 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2016

The prices are not the lowest, but the quality is good and the staff is really friendly and helpful.

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 25, 2016

Amazing view overlooking the ocean and divers going out in boats. Food was funny. The seafood pizza crust was done right, and the seafood seemed fresh, but the sauce seemed like bbq sauce from a bottle, and the cheese was weird. When I asked the waitress she said it was a mix of mozerella and cheese wiz sprayed from a... More 

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Thank HappyTrails718
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69 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2016

Poor cooking in otherwise great diving place. Philipino food quite average, and do not dare ordering European dishes - it's a disaster! One of the worst pizzas we've had (kid's choice; I KNOW one should eat local!) Uh-oh, but the sunset views are great!

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Thank Anna D
South Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 20, 2016

The view is great! The restaurant is very spacious and the service is fantastic. And best of all the food is extremely good. Thanks for a great experience!

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Thank AngelaAlexander
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed November 12, 2015

We had a set dinner but it wasn't very tasty. We did not try anything else from the menu. The ambience of the restaurant is good.

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Thank Yeikloen
Mission Viejo, California
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed May 15, 2015

This was our second time staying at Quo Vadis, where this restaurant is located. We loved it. They have expanded their menu, and now offer a variety of food, and it's very good. Big portions and reasonable prices.

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Thank Kim C

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Panagsama Beach, Moalboal, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Moalboal
  • Phone Number: +63 917 720 2000

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