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Ocean Vida

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Bounty Beach | Malapascua island, 6013, Philippines
+63 917 568 5924
08:00 - 23:00
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Langkawi, Malaysia
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

They run a good bar and play nice music. The cushions in the sand are great for lounging on. Food is good. Cocktails and juices are our favorite.

Thank Skippeegoplaces
Seoul, South Korea
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This place is one of the most crowded places by the bounty beach. We thought it was kinda pricey but compared to the others right by the beach, it offered decent food with reasonable price. It also has 2nd floor so if you think its empty you might be wrong. Also staff are really flexible and friendly. We paid around... More 

Thank Semi L
1 review
Reviewed 6 April 2017

we eat every night there and it was awesome.we will return, for sure back to this nice place.the quality of food and beverage is very good.

Thank Dirk T
New York, New York, United States
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We spent a week diving with Pro Diver which is next to Ocean Vida, thus making eating here a necessity as you wait for dives. Overall, food was good and staff friendly, but they have a glaring problem with the manager. He doesn't understand what service is, refuses to help his staff when they are short staffed, won't assist with... More 

Thank Michael B
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Great food! Best bar on the island, non of the other beachfront restobars play music. Very sociable place, the manager Steff is awesome, very helpful and great chat. Best happy hour on the island, its 4-6 and then again 9-10!! Would highly recommend everyone to check it out!

Thank Sophie9075
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Lucky to have found this place the first day on the island. I ended up eating and drinking here every day! The menu and drink options are fantastic! The staff here is so friendly, they treat you like a local and make you feel very safe while visiting. Don't skip this place, it's the best on the island.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Nice quality of food and drinks. Clean Rooms, best location on Bounty Beach.The Staff is very friendly. Steff the manager is professional in customer care. All in all a round running system.

Thank Scubamabbi1
Fort McMurray
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143 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a great beach set up for happy hour, bean bag chairs, drink specials and beach dogs! The dogs are super friendly and will snuggle into a bean bag chair with you! Drink specials for happy hour are buy 1 get 1 free. There is also a full food menu and gelato!

Thank MrsLudlow
Gavle, Sweden
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, Very Good food and a familiar place. Every evening you get a small message and cake outside the room. Very high standard and probably the best hotel on the Island. We celebrared My boyfriend and the restaurant was more Than helpful with the surprise. Flowers and champagne and Excellent food. Happy hour every day in a cosy environger... More 

Thank Eriksson86
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I spent 10 days on the malapascus island and went to many restaurants but by far this is the best place to eat and drink. Beach bar with outside area that has some amazing views of the sunset. Steff the manager looked after me from start to finish. I've completely fallen in love with this place and the people. Get... More 

Thank Joanne B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Philippine, Bar, Seafood, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bounty Beach | Malapascua island, 6013, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Malapascua Island
  • Phone Number: +63 917 568 5924
The Ocean Vida restaurant and Beach Bar is conveniently located just above the dive facilities. However, it is up to you to decide whether to dine in the restaurant overlooking beautiful Bounty Beach or right on the beach on tables or on the comfortable bean bags. We offer daily happy hour from 4-6pm and Paella nights twice a week Our all you can eat breakfast buffet is served from 07.30-10 am and includes freshly baked bread, buns, croissants, freshly made omelets, bacon, cold cuts, a wide range of marmalade's, coffee, tea and fresh fruit juices. The restaurant is open till 10 pm where a wide range of Asian and European dishes are served. We also offer delicious sea food dishes freshly caught by local fishermen and prepared with coconut, mango, papaya and lemongrass. Available as well are a selection of red and white wines imported from Australia, South Africa, Chile, France and Spain. Come and join us.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?