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US$3 - US$15
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Indian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews garlic naan chana masala curries chicken amazing food finger licking good new delhi level of spiciness vegan options nights in a row recommend this restaurant ate here stay in el nido service was great during our stay namaste taste
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Reviewed 24 April 2020

It was really difficult to find a restaurant from El Nido that had not got any reviews of the food poisonings. However Ashoka was one of the rare ones, and luckily the food was superb as well! Loved the butter chicken and tikka masala, and...the garlic naan was excellent. We ate here three times during our three days stay in El Nido and even though the menu was a bit pricey and portions not very large, it was definitely worth it not to get any stomach pain.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 1 March 2020

This very unassuming family run restaurant is really a huge taste surprise. We would have walked past it if the reviews were not so good. Run by a husband and wife team it is very modestly furnished. But ignore all of this because the food...is superb. We stayed in El Nido for 4 nights with a plan to check out 4 different restaurants. However we discovered Ashoka on the second night and ate there for the last 3 nights. I’ve eaten the street food in Ragistan and it compares well for flavour, spice and freshness. What more can I say? We loved the food and the service was excellent. Don’t miss this placeMore

Date of visit: March 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

Hello, thanks for your kind review and kind words. I know that our restaurant is very modestly furnished. We had no time left because the season was close but we will make much better in the coming low season because we also have the room...More

Reviewed 1 March 2020 via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant with friendly staff and tasty food. However the positions are quite small and compared to other restaurants in the Phillipines, the prices are very high. A small plate of plain rice costs P130 instead of P20 or P30 everywhere...else!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

Dear Emmeline, thanks for your visit to our restaurant and you like our food. We have an average portion that serves all restaurants in India and I bought them from India. we are sorry that our price was expensive for you but our price is...More

Reviewed 29 February 2020

The restaurant serves a vast menu of gorgeous Indian food. The owner is extremely friendly and you can percieve that the food is made with passion. He's willing to describe each dish when you can't decide what to order. Highly recommended ! You can't be...disappionted !More

Date of visit: February 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

Hello, thanks for dining in our restaurant for your lovely word in review. We always say to our guest that call us if you need any help and we do our best to explain to everyone and let them know what they are ordering for...More

Reviewed 21 February 2020 via mobile

The food was really good and tasty. The service was nice. The spice level (you can choose) was perfect for us. The decoration could use a little update. But all in all we had a really great dinner there.

Date of visit: February 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

thanks a lot for your review and you like our food. We are looking forward to July to decorate our place and make it a better-dining restaurant and much more comfortable. thanks a lot

Reviewed 16 February 2020 via mobile

Superb finner, IT nearly Taste like india.... The bread ( garlic and butter naan was delisius as well) We Will highly recament this place...

Date of visit: February 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

Hello Trine, thanks a lot for dining in our restaurant and for your amazing review. we appreciate.

Reviewed 16 February 2020

Enjoyed an excellent dinner here, all dishes were really tasty and the naans were amazing. Very reasonable price.

Date of visit: January 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

Hello Gemma, Thanks for your review and amazing word.

Reviewed 12 February 2020

We stayed in El nido few days and we managed to come here two times! Absolutely authentic Indian food!! Highly recommend. Staff absolutely fantastic!!

Date of visit: November 2019
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

Hello Albert, Thanks for visiting our restaurant twice and you enjoy our food. We appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed 5 February 2020 via mobile

We loved this place. Visited it with people who have previously visited India and they were also very impressed. Good selection for vegetarians and meat eaters alike.. We had read that the portions were small but we ordered two curries, two portions of rice and...naan bread and that was plenty for us with big appetites! Staff were lovely and the star of the show was their little daughter who kept us entertained! We will definitely return during our time in El NidoMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2020

Hello Darren, I remember you guy. Thanks for your amazing lovely words in a review. some people complain in every restaurant small portion, high price. my daughter is very talkative and she loves to talk to new people. thanks a lot

Reviewed 5 February 2020 via mobile

Amazing!!!!! Ashoka did not disappoint! I have visited India twice now and the food was equal too if not better than there! Amazing flavour, great portion sizes, homely touches like a cute tea towel over your naan and even ask you for spicy-ness level which...for a plain aussie girl I appreciate! The staff are beautiful, a lovely husband and wife combo with some extra staff around. They were all so welcoming and friendly, really personable and you can see they care a lot about the restaurant! Overall I loved every min! Thanks guys :)More

Date of visit: February 2020
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shoki1980, Owner at Ashoka - Authentic Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2020

Hello Dear Guest, thanks for dining in our restaurant and you really enjoy the food. we try our best to get the best service experience for our all food lovers around the world. thanks for your kind words.

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