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Makulay Bar & Restaurant

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, French, Seafood
Barangay Massagana | Caalan Beach, El Nido, Palawan Island 5130, Philippines
+63 916 401 9590
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“mussels” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“amazing place” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, French, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Barangay Massagana | Caalan Beach, El Nido, Palawan Island 5130, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a few meals at Makulay whilst staying at High Chaparel (the guesthouse next door). The food was great on each visit, as were the cocktails (there’s also a wine list if preferred). Great views out across the bay from the barefoot lounge. Friendly...More

Thank Anna O'D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is secluded and far from the busy town, the atmosphere is just lovely, the view really beautiful and the staff very nice. They offered a special menu for new year's eve of sophisticated cuisine comprehensive of appetizer, main course, dessert, bread, and a...More

Thank Matteo C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food (mid with chilly), place, environment and people there are simply amazing My gf and I we went ther for her birthday. They have prepared a wonderful cake with her name, created a right atmosphere, also clients jointed our table Amazing Thanks!

Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

This place had it all and definitely added to the overall magic of our stay. Wonderful views and amazing food. Staff were attentive but not intrusive and Andrew was brilliant as our host (thank you!) A must for anyone looking for a touch of paradise.

Thank jjbxvii
Reviewed November 30, 2017

Makulay beach front restaurant have their own little set up with shisha sessions and chilled vibes. Laughing and drinking while the sun went down will be a prominent memory we take away from El Nido. It’s situated a two minute walk away from the noise...More

Thank wanderersandwarriors
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I are so thankful we chose Makulay for our stay in El Nido. The location of the Bar and restaurant is the best in all of Town. Having dinner on the terrace overlooking the bay is the perfect place to relax and...More

Thank JakeSnow
Reviewed November 27, 2017

I loved the time I spent in El Nido and staying at Makulay is a big part of why. Its wonderfully relaxed atmosphere, great food, drink and kind staff was the best way to start and end each day. Possibly the best food I had...More

Thank sbysh
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

I proposed SHE SAID YES !!!!!!!! Killer three course meal after!! A big thanks to the boy Andrew for his hospitality!

Thank Henry S
Reviewed November 26, 2017

I loved the place, the food is very good, especially the mussels. (try the blue cheese one s) But above all it s the best place to chill-out, quiet, good music and fantastic cocktails and everything on the beach.

Thank Vincent R
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Amazing place with a great atmosphere. The staff are so welcoming and helpful. Food was amazing and Andrew went out of his way to make sure we had a good night.

Thank Alfie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barangay Massagana | Caalan Beach, El Nido, Palawan Island 5130, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  El Nido
  • Phone Number: +63 916 401 9590
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Traditional French Bar & Restaurant located at the end of El Nido beach propose you a classic range of Tapas, a la carte and set menu french dishes. It s the perfect spot to watch the sunset with very nice sitting on our private beach.
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