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Laurel East Avenue, General Santos, Mindanao, Philippines
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good35%
  • Average28%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
26 Aug 2016
“A Branch Where You arent Allowed to Grab A Crab (Robinsons Branch)”
16 Jun 2017
“Not what I expected”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Philippine
$$ - $$$
Laurel East Avenue, General Santos, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Went with my family to celebrate fathers day in advance as we would not be able on 18th. My wife ordered the food. We arrived and our order was taken A group of about 10 came in after us as well as another family of...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Waiters are friendly, food was ok but not great! Slow service inform that 1dish ordered had been given to the another table and had to order a different dish☹️

Thank waLkerLyn
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Ordered food and beer. While waiting for the food There came a big rat on the floor running around. I paid for my beer and left the resturant.

Thank Per M
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Again, just like sarrangani highlands resto, poor service. Food takes around 1 to 2 hrs to be served. The taste of the food is not worth the wait. The taste of the crabs are ordinary. Nothing special. The place is also hot ( only 1...More

Thank DokGrey
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I was a little frustrated with what happened during our meeting before. When you see a server, wearing a Crab paper hat saying "have Lunch at Grab a Crab", We kind of expected to see any available Crab dish on the menu and there is....More

Thank Miss G
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This review is about Grab-A-Crab in Robinsons. Their crab is 130 pesos/100g, and we ordered a 500g crab, so the price should be 130*5=650 pesos. However, when I checked my bill, it was 1,000+ pesos. I explained it to the waitress and after a while...More

1  Thank AnnyuDotor
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My family had lunch at this place. Our soup was served right away and was good. Crab was good also. Ambiance is nice, restroom clean. Accepts credit card.

1  Thank TerMil17
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Well the food was just ok and expensive. End of story. I would not return here for a meal. But the locals seem to like it. Service was friendly.

1  Thank Sugar007Singapore
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

I've been to other high end restaurants that serve good proportions with unforgettable taste. They could improve more. Maybe they should try equating their classy façade with the food they serve.

1  Thank April F
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

A gensan staple. You'll never go wrong with their chinese dishes. The seafood- vegetable dish is always 'spot on' good!!! The main branch badly needs an upgrade though.

1  Thank iamjosemanuel
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Response from Jan B | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laurel East Avenue, General Santos, Mindanao, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindanao  >  South Cotabato Province  >  General Santos
  • Phone Number: 304969131
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