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Your home away from home in El Nido, Palawan. A proudly Filipino restaurant serving traditional comfort food. We are now located in Kalye Artisano at Lio Beach.
PRICE RANGE
USD 2 - USD 6
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch
CUISINES
Philippine, Barbecue, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 25 September 2020

When I was based in El Nido for a year, I always looked forward to eating in Tambok's. As a Filipino food enthusiast, I always looked forward to eating their delicious food during my day-offs. I'd always order take-out afterwards because I just couldn't get...enough of their treats. If you plan on taking a vacation in El Nido, this restaurant should be on your bucketlist!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

If you are looking for great Filipino foods, this place is for you. They have a wide variety of menu to choose from.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 10 February 2020 via mobile

Just arrived to El nido and was searching for a place to grab a bite. Went in and ordered a rice bowl. Junna, the waitress, was very friendly, offered me some water and gave me a magazine to read. The food was very fresh and...delicious. Great value for money. Recommended to some friends and they also enjoyed. Just be aware that this place is closed on Sundays.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 5 February 2020 via mobile

This is where I eat whenever I have spare money. I super love their chicken, vegetable okoy and laing. Super delicious!!!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 12 December 2019

Read an article in the plane regarding this place. We weren’t disappointed! Local modern Filipino food done extremely well at a reasonable price! No matter fully you get, make sure you try the desserts!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 8 December 2019

By far the best and easiest meal in El Nido. My girlfriend had the grilled fish which was tasty and fresh while I had the Chicken Insal and pancit buko. Good relaxed atmosphere with lots of locals.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 22 November 2019

We ordered the fish which they sell for a 400g fish and I'm sure it wasn't even 250g and a dish of noodles to share. The food is in the average and expensive to compete to any other restaurant. When we paid our bill we...had to go somewhere else to eat because we was still hungryMore

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 20 November 2019

if your up to somethig old but definitely taste like somethig new, then you came to the right place! they offer an amazing filipino dishes that would really penetrate your taste bud to eat more!!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 9 November 2019 via mobile

I definitely say the food is great not so expensive not so cheap. I go here with newly friend known in tours. The employee made our day great. Specially when we start to eat their food.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 6 November 2019 via mobile

Sadly this meal didn’t live up to the hype I read about online. After reviewing the menu and looking on tripadvisor we chose 5 dishes and called them to deliver to our villa as we were only staying local. The food came and was very...disappointing. On point of ordering we asked for two dishes and they said they didn’t have them. The food was lacking flavour to be honest. Seemed rushed. Very disappointing to be honest.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Martinator123
21 October 2019|
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Response from stellagradiana | Reviewed this property |
I think both are fine. Not so sure though as I paid by cash. They are available on whatsapp +63 917 6393173 for questions
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Response from tamboksbypiopio | Property representative |
hello! unfortunately we don't have AC.
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