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Kinabuch Bar & Grill

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369 Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
+63 48 433 2580
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Narra, Philippines
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I like properly prepared onion rings and crispy pata. Kinabuch does it right. Reasonably priced. Be patient, because they do get busy at times. Why are they busy? Simple. They have good food.

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Thank Asia A
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for dinner at Kinabuch, nice food and its not pricey at all. We would definitely come back. Its highly recommended!

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Thank Rowena M
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you go to pureto princessa and didnt visit this place you miss out one of the best and excellent restaurant and bar . Food ,music ambiance ah i just love it . try it out people ..

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Thank Hanuk M
NJ
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant seem to be a local as well as tourist's favorite. It's huge and even for a party of 8 we didn't need reservations. If you are looking for good Filipino fare, this is the place to go.

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Thank CorkyNj
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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93 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cambodia's famous beef loklak finds home in this place. While Inhd my fare share of other favorites like gising-gising and well-done salpicao, I tried a new flavour this time, so I took Beef in green curry, and I was surprised that it taste a lot like lok lak. Its spices, mint, and curry as perfect. Southeast Asian flavours have really... More 

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Luzon, Philippines
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Thank Tin70
Beijing, China
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41 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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33 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Thank PETER K
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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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
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Philippine, Bar, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 369 Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, 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?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?