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balay tubay

Calle Real St, Buena Suerte
t: +63 (0) 91 6730 7266

Balay Tubay is a regular joint for the lively as it hosts a live band every night playing classic western favourites together with local numbers. If you have a musical edge yourself you are more than welcome to join in which makes for an ever more intimate atmosphere. Handicrafts are also sold here, some of which are crafted by the house musicians themselves!


Serena Street, Buena Suerte
t: +63 92 0902 6317 / +63 91 6628 6665
» www.elnidoboutiqueandartcafe.com

The Artcafé is a popular restaurant in El Nido where Quality and Service comes first. Not only is the breakfast well known, with their homemade bread and yoghurt or brewed Coffee, they serve well prepared Seafood, Pizza and Pasta. Many of the ingredients and especially the Salads are grown on their own organic farm! At the Bar one can enjoy listening to different bands playing live local Music or enjoy a quiet dinner on the terrace.

Artcafé Restaurant & Bar open from 6.30 am - 11 pm
Artcafé's Travel Center open from 7 am- 7 pm


Brgy Masagana
t: +63 (0) 91 6232 0489

This restaurant is popular with the locals serving up filipino favourites from dawn to dusk.

la salangane

serena street 33, buena suerte
t: +63 (0) 91 6648 6994
» info@lasalangane.com
» www.lasalangane.com

La Salangane welcomes you on its large terrace by the sea to taste its daily selection of fish and crustaceans freshly caught by the local fishermen. La Salangane also offers you the opportunity to enjoy a simple and tasty French food. Every night, according to the market and the season, you can taste a different special dish. At the bar, discover our 10 different house made flavoured rums or try one of the cocktails of the bartender.

lonesome carabao lounge

Zone 3, Hama St. Barangay Masagana
t: +63 (0) 93 9792 0493
» lonesomecarabao@yahoo.com
» www.lonesomecarabao.com

The Lonesome Carabao Lounge offers you some of the best food, drink and music in El Nido. Our cozy décor, huge music collection, ice-cold beer and strong cocktails make this an ideal place to unwind after a day on the sea. Food includes Filipino fare, fresh seafood, spicy curries, pasta and pizza, as well as hearty American breakfasts and take-out sandwiches for your island-hopping trips. Upstairs, in our Bird’s Nest lounge, we show major sporting events like the World Cup, Wimbledon and NBA playoffs, and host a weekly movie night. Look for our distinctive water buffalo logo -- just meters from the beach on the main street of town -- and come make friends with the Lonesome Carabao!

og resto bar

Beach Front, Brgy Masagana
t: +63 (0) 91 6707 0393
» ogspensionne@yahoo.com.ph

Og Resto Bar offers local and foreign foods. Also serve breakfast to all Og's Beach Pension guests included as package for their accommodation. The restaurant lies in front of the beach with breathtaking view of El Nido bay while enjoying your meal and torch lighting during dinner along the beach.


Beach Front, Brgy Masagana
t: +63 (0) 92 7465 8311

Marbers, run by Marlou and Bernie (a German) is located underneath OGs lodging house. Stunning views of el nido beachfront as well as seating right on the beach give a perfect location for meals or just a refreshing drink. Filipino food along with German specialities are available all day long- watch out for succulant seafood specials!

ric sons

Hama St, Brgy Masagana
t: +63 92 9795 5758

Also with views of El Nido beachfront, Ric Sons is renowned for its fish delicacies both amongst locals and returning guests.

sea slugs

Beach Front


Hama St, Brgy Masagana
t: +63 (0) 91 9227 5537

Squidos Restaurant is the place where one can have breakfast, lunch, dinner or cool drinks any time during the day.

We also have the latest CD's, DVD's and satellite television.


Rizal St, Buena Suerte
t: +63 (0) 92 7203 7937 / 91 6288 3792

Skyline restaurant and sing-a-long bar has just had a major refit. This restaurant is very popular with the local workforce; it is usually packed at lunchtimes. A large spacious downstairs offers a mixture of local dishes and drinks, while upstairs the karoake bar is in full swing most nights.

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