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$3 - $9
Cafe, International
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
Updated 25/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 25/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Reviewed April 13, 2022 via mobile

It’s my first trip to the Philippines and I’m a bit of a foodie. I like to explore different cultures and especially local foods. These guys are excellent and can’t rate them high enough. Third time here and we will be bac

Date of visit: April 2022
Reviewed April 12, 2022 via mobile

I went to Café Maruja specifically for their Matcha Latte but ended up ordering the Enoki Mushroom and Fries as well. The latter was specifically notable. But what truly made this establishment a stand-out are the excellent service and the remarkable atmosphere. The service I...received from staff was truly commendable and perhaps one of the best I have ever had not just in Boracay but in the Philippines. Note that while I’m now a visitor in this country, I grew up here and have had plenty of experience with the local service industry. The place itself features a very relaxed, laidback and casual ambiance. But it’s also hip and chic in an understated and unassuming way. Guests were decent and the music was never loud with a perfect in-house playlist. The menu offers a range of selection, including options friendly to those with dietary restrictions. Note that my matcha latte had almond milk as a substitute (for an additional charge). The matcha itself was OK and could be richer but the almond milk they used likely watered it down. The only thing that would make this better is perhaps a different location but even that is not an issue. It was worth the trek to Station 3.More

Date of visit: April 2022
Reviewed April 4, 2022 via mobile

We were looking for something light and refreshing after an hour soak in the waters and came across this cute and colorful cafe in Station 3. We went for early lunch and had a smoothie bowl, burger and infused water. Everything was good! We especially...loved the smoothie bowl, so light but also tasty. A perfect treat for a hot, sunny day. While dining, you'll be treated to good entertainment by two singers elevating the entire lunch vibe.More

Date of visit: March 2022
Reviewed March 12, 2022 via mobile

The highlights of our visit are as follows. We didn’t expect our visit to be oh so fulfilling! The good service they offer their customers is totally a plus too! 🤩 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Falafel bowl ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Maruja Burger ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Caramel popcorn shake

Date of visit: March 2022
Reviewed February 16, 2022

Officially our favorite Cafe in Boracay! We can’t resist not going here everytime we visit Boracay 😅 Their burger tastes so good! You will be surprised at how big their patties are 🍔 Their serving is quite big which I loveeee and their Iced Spanish...Latte is a favorite too 😍More

Date of visit: February 2022
Reviewed February 15, 2022 via mobile

This café is my favorite breakfast place in Boracay! The best Eggs Benedict and Matcha Latte I have ever tasted. Plus the stunning view of the beach is a great bonus

Date of visit: February 2022
Reviewed December 27, 2021

Loved the place… Stopped for a quick Coffee and loved the staff and the coffee… Thank u 💗👍 Will refer this place to my friends too

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed December 23, 2021 via mobile

The ambiance was great! Coffee was tasty and the food is super instagrammable. Location is great too, beach front property. This is pricier compared to other resto/cafe in the area though. So prepare for that 😅

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed December 5, 2021 via mobile

Came back to boracay after 2 years... Alot of changes in this place... New Decorations , so much better ambiance, new food menu & smoothie Bowls which my favorite one and fill up you for the whole day. Still cant find a better coffee shop...with such amazing coffee, finger licking crepes with nutella and delicious pizzas!!! CAFE MARUJA IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!! its Absolutely the Diamond location of boracay at station 3, Beach front with amazing paradise view of boracay 🌴🏖️❤️. Even if youre working on your vacation you can use their Fast WIFI, lovely airconditioned dining area, proper tables with outlets and all type the chargers for your cellphones.... Cafe Maruja ROCKSSSS BORACAY MY NUMBER 1 FAVORITE PLACE EVER SINCE!!!More

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed December 5, 2021 via mobile

A wonderful beachside cafe that serves the best coffee I've found in Boracay with a fantastic menu that caters to both my healthy side, with smoothie bowls, wonderful salmon and avocado toast and equally to my sweet tooth. The crepes and cakes are to die...for. I ended up visiting almost every day after I discovered this fantastic gem. A live acoustic band is playing in Maruja as I write this review, lounging on their bean bags and cushions in the sand. 5 star.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Frequently Asked Questions about Cafe Maruja

Yes, Cafe Maruja offers takeout services.

Yes, Cafe Maruja is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Cafe Maruja is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5