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Cowrie Cove at Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa

Punta Engano Road | Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
+63 32 231 8224
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (15 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Fusion
Punta Engano Road | Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is priced on the higher side but what you are paying here is for the wonderful sea breeze and a nice dining experience by the beach. Great place to wine and dine. We went here during the night so the climate sa nice and...More

Thank GreatWhitePeke
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a lovely restaurant. Beautiful setting on the waterside, good fish and prawns. Very tasty and the service was good and faster than expected for the Philippines. The price was reasonable too.

Thank TangerineB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The weather is good and food is also great in this area. The seafood is delicious. We really like this restaurant, and close to the Sea and outdoor area.

Thank littlefen777
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Ate here during our stay at the shang. The food was absolutely delicious! Although they it was raining and they sat our table behind two huge pillars the views are still nice.

Thank Eileen P
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Nice seafood n staffs are friendly. Good for friends gathering n could be romantic for couples. They have nice bar, and it’s better to sit outside, however, it’s a pity that it’s raining that the night we go.

Thank Mikki L
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Really looked forward to the dining experience at this restaurant and heard a lot about the Shangri-La's Cowrie Cove and so we booked. Although we did not stay at the hotel we thought to start our Cebu stay in style and with a dinner at...More

Thank swissnhaque
Reviewed 4 September 2017

great seafood restaurant. There is a sea-view outdoor bar as well. fresh catch of the day. very reasonable prices for the quality

Thank AnnaKalra
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This restaurant is part of the Shangr-La Mactan resort, located a short walk from the main buildings. It specialises in seafood, and is laid out with a small indoor dining area and a large outside space arranged in smaller patios, some of which were covered...More

Thank Menasumo
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Relaxed Resort ambience perfect for a romantic vacation or with family. Perfect dinner setting in a 5-star hotel. Since it was hot, we preferred to stay inside the small airconditioned cabana instead of the outside seating overlooking the sea. Bread was served with anchovies and...More

Thank Lora T
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I was a guest at this property for 4 nights and days. I spent every night at Cowrie Cove enjoying a drink or two over looking the beach.

Thank Mark N
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Response from 188familyman | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 100
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punta Engano Road | Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Mactan Island  >  Lapu Lapu
  • Phone Number: +63 32 231 8224
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At Cowrie Cove, guests can savor fresh seafood under a canopy of stars and with the sound of ocean waves directly below the alfresco deck. The newly renovated Waves Bar is the perfect venue for guests to enjoy signature cocktails at sunset.
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