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The Craic House

Evolution Dive and Beach Resort | Malapascua Island, Philippines
+63 917 631 2179
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“falafel” (9 reviews)
“wraps” (9 reviews)
“crepes” (6 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Asian, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Evolution Dive and Beach Resort | Malapascua Island, Philippines
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1 - 10 of 268 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly,Professional Staff And the kitchen staff as well Excellent and service Amazing place to remember

Thank relyn b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Evolution Dive Resort for only one night (I just wanted to see the thresher sharks and then get back to Mandaue City asap), and we ate at The Craig House for both dinner upon arrival and breakfast before we left. Their Nutella...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Fast service and a wide range of high quality food for breakfast, lunch and diner. Great specials menu and wide selection at the bar, I would recommend 'Happy Hour' starting at 4pm. Friendly english speaking staff and an ideal place to eat after walking off...More

Thank Devan C
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and drinks. Rotating specials menu. Mango shakes were so tasty, we must have drunk 4 a day. Staff were very friendly. Good wifi connection provided. Great beach location. Even a very friendly local dog comes to visit now and then to be pet,...More

Thank SunsetGreen82
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

I ate frequently at this restaurant as I did all of my diving with evolution. Overall I found the food to be not too bad. It wasn't the best restaurant on the island (in my opinion) but I was never disappointed with what I ordered...More

Thank zeg81
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Great food, excellent homemade bread, best chips in the continent and banging falafel served up with a range of tasty cocktails, beers, or ice cold ginger tea if that's your thing.

Thank NickiMusgrave
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Alex, the french guy who's the boss in the restaurant has done a great job in making a fun, wellmade menu with great variety. Everything from really great sandwiches to fantastic culinary dinners, all made from local products. The staff in the restaurant are the...More

Thank Magnus H
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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

We ate at the Criac House extensively during our 4 week stay on the island, and we were never disappointed with the food. The sandwiches/wraps/burgers are plentiful and enough for myself and my wife to share at lunch. Pastas and Specials (which change every few...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Before or after a day of diving in Malapascua you have to eat here! Bread is home made and the portioning are large! The taste of the food really hits the spot! Loved their Breakfast and Baked Macaroni!

Thank Francis B
Reviewed June 10, 2017

I was there at the resort for a limited amount of time so I couldn't try everything, but the breakfast tocino was the best I've ever had anywhere in the Philippines.

Thank Jonathan B
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Questions & Answers
Joshiro C
September 8, 2017|
Response from Evolution T | Property representative |
We accept credit cards for tabs of P1,000 or more and bills paid up to 9pm. After 9pm it is cash only. Thanks
Mia L
April 22, 2015|
Response from Evolution T | Property representative |
HI Mia Please email us directly and we can go through all prices with you. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Evolution Dive and Beach Resort | Malapascua Island, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Malapascua Island
  • Phone Number: +63 917 631 2179
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The Craic House Irish Bar and Restaurant is the funkiest spot on Malapascua. It serves contemporary cuisine, ice cold drinks and plays the best music in The Philippines, right on the beach.
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