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Lab-as Seafood Restaurant

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Flores Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Quezon City, Philippines
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196 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Fresh, inexpensive and fast service. Though a fair warning: when ordering for fruit shakes, don't forget to tell them to skip the milk if you want pure fruit shake.

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Thank mimabama
Richmond Hill, Ontario
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26 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take a motor-tricycle from the city Centre (about 10-20pesos) and enjoy some quality seafood. We are a small group but enjoyed our dinner there very much.

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Thank olgsolgs
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

April 15, 2017 Saturday, around 8pm, you already know how hungry we were from a very long trip. We decided to leave our car at the pension house we were staying and rode a tricycle instead to look for a place to eat. So then, the tricycle driver recommended us to dine at Hayahay but since the restau was full,... More 

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Thank Jrea Mary Mae P
Metro Manila, Philippines
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went at Lab-as restaurant following thr advises of TripAdvisor. I have to tell you. Tripadvisor was right. Very good restaurant. They are specialists in seafood. Specially good the crabs. They prepare them pam sauteed with garlic and onion, and his speciality , with a red sauce, a little bit spicy. Incredible. Very good the fish. Be careful with the... More 

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Thank JMHDL
cebucity
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good. We had steamed talaba, kinilaw, shell soup, garlic shrimp, and oh yes, the grilled native chicken which came just as we were about to finish our meal. If you are really hungry, don't come here. It took them more than 45 minutes to serve the meal ( the drinks came fast though) and as mentioned earlier,... More 

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Thank couchpotatonolonger
Balanga City, Philippines
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179 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was so-so. We had baked oysters that were buried with so much cheese you can find the small oysters. The Dumaguete express was not extraordinary also. Not expensive though. My favorite part was the pianist playing songs while we had our lunch.

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Thank Lenglu
Ozamis City
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

See pic. We paid 1400 for it. We didnt even finished the food. Not worth ur time and money from ur pocket.

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2 Thank Thom Y
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Being that this restaurant was highly recommended, we thought of checking it out. We ordered tons of food and thought we just wanted some water to stay hydrated. Being that their a restaurant and not the cheap ones out there in Dumaguete you'd expect they offer the proper "water" for their customers. Yet they told us that they only serve... More 

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1 Thank Mariel O
San Mateo, Rizal, Philippines
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210 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We came here for dinner. We stayed outside but there were mosquitos so we went inside. The place was packed. We ordered crabs, pinakbet, pork sinigang and clams. But our food came late. We waited for some time. The crabs came last.But it was worth the wait.

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Thank Ferry A
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a waste of time! We went here for dinner at 0700pm tonight. We ordered 10minutes after we were seated. After 30minutes we made a followup of our food from one of the waiters and we were told to wait some more. After we have seen that the two tables adjacent to us were already eating, we again... More 

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Philippine, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flores Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Negros Island  >  Negros Oriental  >  Dumaguete City

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