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Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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Habibi is a restaurant that offers a range of International and Filipino cuisine's, including starters, mains and desserts. This can be complemented by a cold beer, a cocktail and spirits or perhaps one of our Shisha's! Our Shisha's come in a range of flavours please come into our restaurant and ask us for the flavours on offer.
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Filipino, International
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had drinks, appetizers, and hookah here and is was great! The hummus was amazing, and my friends loved the jalapeño poppers. We tried mint hookah and it was fun!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kellieh401
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the second level of Submariner Dive Centre is the restaurant known as Habibi. Here they serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Although the restaurant has a Middle Eastern feel to it, the dishes are not all necessarily Middle Eastern. As the owners of Submariner are...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank deztreks35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect location with the El Nido bay view, bestbplace to relax after a day trip at sea. To unwind enjoy food and shisha. Would definitely come back. We tried the starters and the cheese stuffed jalapeños were really good. Good place to hangout with friends...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Toshiyukig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Less number of waiters/waitresses,so we were patient initially regarding their service but as time went on we realised that they don’t care you sitting there, they will just attend you for the first time only with a smile then it’s all bad going forward. Food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 566avijits
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I try humus and chicken masala.......the humus was ok......the chicken so bad ....and also I saw menu was expensive compared with other restaurants.....I will not go there againMore

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Meander551911
Mark B, General Manager at Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thanks for your response and I'm sorry you didn't like our chicken masala, it is one of our most popular dishes and I don't know what could have gone wrong with it this time. Our meals are in the 10% of cheapest restaurant meals in...More

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

The chicken burger and spring rolls were unreal! Our group went here when the town was flooded, it was great as it was on the roof top, where it overlooks the ocean- so beautiful! The staff were friendly, and I definitely enjoyed my food! Thanks...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kaylab379
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

Really disappointed. Shisha was so bad and the food that we had was also very bad. Its funny cause they recommended their chicken kebab as really good one. Place to avoid.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank paulius164
Reviewed 28 November 2018

I was missing Med food and chanced upon this resto in El Nido while walking along Rizal Ave. looking for somewhere to eat. We got in from the back and thought it was just a small resto. It was actually fronting the beach, and up...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Leah A
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

My partner and I have been in el nido for 7 days now and have tried out alot for the bars and restaurants in town but habibi has to be one of our favorite places to just relax and and have a feed or a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 413brandond
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

The food was just terrible, except for the fried shrimps. The shisha made this review a 3/5 otherwise I would have given a 1/5. Furthermore the chairs were not comfy at all and the fact the openinghours mentioned on tripadvisor was not reflecting in reality...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Response from Елена П | Reviewed this property |
Кальян плохой,так как забивают они его не правильно,то вкуса табака вы не почувствуете.Если Вы ценитель хорошего кальянч,то это заведение обходите стороной.
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Response from Zainab R | Reviewed this property |
I never asked the workers when we went, but as far as I am aware there are currently no restaurants or places in El Nido serving any halal meat. We were eating vegetarian food and fish whilst we were there the whole time... More
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