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Mangroves Restaurant

At Mangroves restaurant, you can relax in a beautiful secluded mangrove bay with your loved one and friends. Our head chef Sebastian has years of international experience in UAE, Singapore, Japan working in first class resorts, a cruise ship and his last as a sous-chef in a Michelin star restaurant. We serve an international blend with a specialization in Middle Eastern, Japanese and Wagyu beef.
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, Late Night
Asian, French, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant January 2ed. We arrived by boat. It was difficult for the boat man to find since there was another resort in the next bay called Mangrove. If you are going ask for Edgewater. We chose this place because of the menu...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sofelt
RichardM8533, Owner at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for the review, yes we have a very varied menu and you are correct there were items not available. This has to do with launching a new menu this month as well as a daily blackboard menu while fazing out some...More

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

A more upscale resort/ restaurant than we are used to, but definitely worth the price. Come to think of it, it might have been cheaper than the food joints at White Beach. For sure it was way out of their league. Follow the edgewater sign...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 42Veggies
vincentb811, Public Relations Manager at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2019

Thank you very very much for your detailed and great review! We're thrilled to read that. And thank you for the tip on the Cappuccino - we expect the new milk frother to be delivered early next week. Hope to see you back very soon!...More

Reviewed 8 December 2018

Trust Chef Louis for recommendations.... his steak was awesome... the soups and burgers were also great......

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stephane M
vincentb811, Owner at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks you very much for your review Stephane! We're glad you enjoyed. Hope you'll be back soon! ~Vincent

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

We staying for three nights in the edge and water resort, and eat every breakfast, lunch and dinner over here (magrove restaurant is part of the edge and water resort). The food was really good and fresh! I loved the yellow fin tuna steak, the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bartniem
vincentb811, General Manager at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you vert much Bertniem! We're really glad you enjoyed breakfast, lunch and dinner all the time. We hope to see you back soon. ~Vincent

Reviewed 25 October 2018

This meat is not marinated ( unlike 90 % of the meat you get in retaurants in the Philippines ! ) Very good taste and structure at a good, fair price. The terrace is at waters edge, calm and relaxing, a decent place, very affordable...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank weiss_berlin
vincentb811, Owner at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you very much for your great review! Indeed no marination on the steaks. Our steaks are not the standard USDA / Australian beef that is served almost everywhere around the Philippines. They're steaks from a very special biologically and locally raised Wagyu cows (min...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Wow, what an experience. The key here is the people behind the restaurant. It's a privately owned gem run by a friendly Canadian named Richard. We wanted a quiet and peaceful meal and they bent over backwards to accommodate us by delivering a hot crispy...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mika K
vincentb811, Owner at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

We still have pain in our back from bending over backwards ;-) It was the greatest pleasure to be able to give you the dining experience on the floating island in the middle of the Mangrove bay. Besides that, it was great to have you...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The restaurant offers a large selection of delicious food. The view from the terrace to the bay is beautiful. The staff is very attentive and friendly. The prices are reasonable.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Paul A, Manager at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks so much for your review Tobias. Hopefully we'll see you here again in the not too distant future! Paul

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

If your planning your first visit in Puerto Galera, Edge Water is the best place to book your accommodation. The relax environment, food,room, friendly staffs and management will be remarkable experience. I will definitely return to this place.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Norman M
Paul A, Manager at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Hi Norman, thank you so much for taking the time to give us a review. Also great to hear that you plan on staying with us again! try not to work too hard... Paul

Reviewed 8 June 2018

Modern Asian selections, along with classy Western dishes. The staff are friendly and attentive. The view from the restaurant and deck seating is amazing. You can also ask to eat out on a floating deck-house on the bay.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank timonadventure
Paul A, Manager at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

So glad you enjoyed our food selection at Mangroves Tim. Thanks so much for the review - Hopefully you guys will get back here soon! Paul

Reviewed 31 May 2018

I've been there several times with family and friends and always enjoy coming back. The atmosphere is amazing, the staff are friendly and attentive and the food is great. I love candles on the tables and the other small details that this restaurnant does. Meals...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Paul A, Manager at Mangroves Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you, thank you for the kind review... Great to have you guys again... Hope you make it back soon! Paul

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27 December 2018|
Response from vincentb811 | Property representative |
Yes we have. We have several vegetarian as well as vegan dishes. We don't use msg's and can also work outside of the normal menu if you let us know a day in advance what you would like to eat. Thank you! Vincent
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