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Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe

Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 905 484 1764
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (20 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
All hours
Philippine, International
$$ - $$$
Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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Reviewed 6 days ago

apparently the only Shisha place on the island and situated in a location to 'die for'. Although I did not eat at this place , I am led to believe that the food is excellent. However there is much work and learning to be done...More

Thank imanson9689
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

thank you for your review on Habibi, I am glad to here you had a pleasant experience. We pride ourselves on providing friendly service in a relaxed atmosphere, so it is always nice to see some friendly comments coming our way. Safe travels..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visit this place, it's a wonderful place to eat and drink and spend some time. THE staff here is friendly and the smiles never leaves there faces, JUST try this place you will never regret it.

Thank Mesoo Z
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hello, thank you for taking the time out to write a review on our restaurant. We aim to provide a friendly relaxed atmosphere for all to enjoy. Safe travels don't forget to come back and visit if you are ever back this way.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and kind staff with the best food menu in El Nido try the shakes and the appetizers they are the best there

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your meal at Habibi. I hope you enjoyed your time in El Nido. Safe travels the Habibi Team

Reviewed 28 May 2017

This restaurant is on the beach, good food and good quality. the shisha is amazing, i really loved the service. you should come and visit and try the food and the SHISHA

1  Thank Souz M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My friends and I came back here everyday during our stay in El Nido, They serves great Shisha and food. We were especially impressed with the fries as they are fresh cut, you can taste the springiness of the potato. Shishi is about 300-400 peso....More

Thank cindery
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Great coffe and view if you get a "front seat" right before sunset. The food was average and we probably wouldnt go back.. service ok.

Thank saracaroline
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

When we were in el nido we were looking for a halal reataurant or restaurant that offers arabic food and found out this one. while browsing the menu i was just curious about the Arabic corner so i took a picture of it. the place...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

We didn't try the food there but the shishas we ordered were very good in comparison to ones that we buy in London which cost 4 times the price of the ones available in Habibi shisha cafe. They sell a selection of Al-Fakhar flavours. We...More

Thank Zainab R
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Habibi restaurant is on the beach and is on the 1st floor. It is tiny, the staff are inattentive and the shisha is very poor and the staff do not maintain it. I was looking forward to visiting having researched before travelling however, it was...More

Thank NEMO3
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited right when it opened around 2 to 2:30 if memory serves me correctly. Place was on second floor which gives a good view without the flies that persist at ground level. Had a great smell! There are only about 3 small tables overlooking the...More

Thank sunwaterlime
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Response from Zainab R | Reviewed this property |
I never asked the workers when we went, but as far as I am aware there are currently no restaurants or places in El Nido serving any halal meat. We were eating vegetarian food and fish whilst we were there the whole time... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  El Nido
  • Phone Number: +63 905 484 1764
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