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Jambalaya Cajun Cafe

The Beach, Port Barton, San Vicente, Palawan Island, Philippines
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“jambalaya” (44 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cajun & Creole, Cafe, Healthy
$$ - $$$
The Beach, Port Barton, San Vicente, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a beautiful shrimp Curry and my partner had the gumbo soup, also the cocktails were to die for. Me and my partner went for lunch and stayed till sunset found it very romantic and not to busy, was nice with the reggae bar next...More

Thank Maggie W
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Jambalaya rice and the Blacken Fish are very tasty and very heavy meal for 450 good for 2 person... Sitting on the big chair its so delightful while having the Jambalaya Cocktail on the Sunset time... A very friendly Staff are very manageble and well...More

Thank Jamaerias L
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Original on the tree tables where you can drink a chilly beer and eat a good cajun food in the heart of Palawan island.

Thank pinco_67
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Food - Expensive and nothing extraordinary with their food. The staff told us that the owner of the restaurant is promoting healthy and organic food (no msg, no magic sarap and all). We ordered their omelette, we thought that since it's expensive they are using...More

Thank Kimchiemon
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

In a small town like port barton with limited dining options, I hoped jambalaya would serve good coffee and food. Objectively, it just didn't do it for me. Food was average, and ate it only because I was starving.

Thank Giampaolo Z
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The cafe is nice for drinks with a great view and it's funny to sit on the stilts, but there are better places for food in the village.

Thank Janina S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I ate here 2 times for lunch and once for breakfast. The best dish I had was the homemade pita & hummus. The stir fry and porridge were too heavy for me. Staff was nice and if I were a meat eater I would have...More

Thank Jana J
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

비싼 편에 속하지만 메뉴에 있는 사진과 같은 음식을 제공합니다. 바나나 땅콩 쉐이크가 아주 맛있고, 이 곳 시그너쳐 음식인 피쉬필레도 맛있습니다. Very good food but on the expensive side. But you get what you order. Safe to eat here rather than wasting money on some random...More

Thank Gwen M
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Just loved the food and atmosphere.Food was delicious and staff attenttive and friendly. Will def go back

Thank Martyn John C
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I don't know why, but in several days, I've never seen it full, maybe because is a bit overpriced than the others bars. But food is good, and service kind.

Thank ternus13
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Beach, Port Barton, San Vicente, Palawan Island, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  San Vicente  >  Port Barton
The Jambalaya Cajun Cafe is currently located in the middle of the beach in Port Barton. We are a small cozy restaurant, with amazing sunset views! We are highly recommended by all the leading Philippines travel guidebooks. We recommend making a reservation for evening dining.
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