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13 Don Pedro Street, Coron, Busuanga Island, Philippines
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Melbourne, Australia
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1,558 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,269 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2013

This restaurant rates quite well on tripadvisor. When I met some French Guys during island hopping they also confirmed that the food was good. As a result I decided to try this restaurant. Menu includes items from Philippines Europe and Thailand. I met the owner Danny who was very friendly and advised that he lived in Coron for 25 years.... More 

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1 Thank tommomelbourne
shanghai
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142 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2013

Really enjoyed the food here - a diverse menu and enough on there to satisfy different tastebuds. Be guided by the 'specials' board though - it is influenced by what fresh produce is available, and you won't be disappointed. When we dined the stingray in coconut milk and lemon grass was delicious. Friends of ours raved about the crab curry.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2012 via mobile

This place is supposedly a bit of a Coron institution, and in some respects I can see why. The menu is small but diverse and interesting and the food is generally pretty good. Not great, but pretty good. It's just the guy who runs the place that we found a bit off putting. We went there twice and the first... More 

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1 Thank Tom B
Manila, Philippines
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2012

We only discovered this restaurant on our last trip to Coron but were really impressed with the food on offer and the service. The menu is a little more international than most restaurants nearby and everything we ordered was good. One criticism would be that a lot of the items on the menu we not available, although this was based... More 

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1 Thank Karl H
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2012

It's a hole. The food is average. They were outta samosas, but their chilli and egg rolls were ok. The bathroom is in the kitchen... Need I say more?The restaurants in this town stink in general. We're here for the diving and beach.... Not the food.

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1 Thank g5rishi
Vancouver
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110 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2012

My wife and I ordered pork chops and gravy (her) and crab curry (me). For an appetizer we had samosas with chutney sauce. The food was very tasty and I was actually too full to finish my meal since the samosas were so big and some extras were brought to the table....I seaweed salad and some bread. Very nice service,... More 

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Livonia, Michigan
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2012

By the time we got to Coron, the wife and I were burned out on rice and cabbage. We had spent a week in a remote village in Northern Luzon where supplies had to be brought in on human backs (45 minutes down the mountain) so we were eating really local. As pescetarians, that didn't bode well -- we ate... More 

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1 Thank Nuri G
Panglao Island, Philippines
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Some of our colleagues heard about Kokie Restaurant and that we have given a try. The Swiss owner, is very welcoming. He introduced the great food they serve and talked about the Island. While looking at their menu, chilled beer is a must first. :D Food they served is really masarap and it doesn't take for too long to be... More 

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1 Thank iluvmyboyfriend
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2012 via mobile

My wife and I live in Coron and we just recently found this restaurant and WOW we are now addicted. Not only are the staff wonderful, they always look after our 10 month old while we eat, the food is incredible and the most diverse in Coron. A mixture of Filipino, Thai, Indian and Indonesian cuisine. Last night my wife... More 

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1 Thank Antoine D
Muntinlupa, Philippines
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2012

i met the chef Daniel and he was Swiss married to a local...Lunch was great. we had curried veggies and crab claws with chutney. But dinner was the best! Stewed wild boar in red wine!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Philippine, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Don Pedro Street, Coron, Busuanga Island, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Busuanga Island  >  Coron

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?