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Ground Floor, SM City Clark | M.A. Roxas Highway, Clark Special Economic Zone, Clark Freeport Zone, Angeles City, Luzon, Philippines
+63 32 499 0245
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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924 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 597 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Visited Cabalen in SM Clark for dinner after seeing the poster outside. The buffet was nice and tasty, but most dishes were cold, which spoiled it. I have been to Cabalen in Manila at SM Megamall, and Robinsons Ermita and both have significantly larger selection of dishes. Overall a basic buffet with limited selection, and remember that the price quoted... More 

2 Thank saf7670
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

we had a mini Christmas lunch party here. we were able to reserve part of a function room that caters to big numbers of people. the food was good, but the choices were quite limited. all in all, its a place to consider going to if you want to stay in the mall and experience a buffet type of dining... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 15 November 2016

SM CITY Pampanga, I only wish they have had more selection. I couldn't find fault with the taste of their food though. It was a so-so buffet. If only they have more desserts I could've given them 4 ratings.

Thank Joy D
Mabalacat, Philippines
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Just had our late lunch after shopping, strolling and letting the kids play at kids avenue. We decided to eat at Cabalen for their eat all you can lunch. The kids had their free meal since they didn't reach the height for the 50%. I like the fried kangkong, lechon kawali, fried rice, and a lot offer but not extraordinary.... More 

Thank Fritzie D
Angeles City, Philippines
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I always Loved to eat at Cabalen Sm Megamall Ortigas Pasig not just because of the ambiance but also because of their Foods. They had Japanese Cuisine back then. (that was 2 years ago ) After l moved from Manila to Pampanga, I really looked to eat at Cabalen Sm Clark. The First Time I and my cousin went there,... More 

Thank charles d
Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Philippines
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Enough food choices, nice place and location adds up to a very good treat for the family when you're really hungry or tired doing lots of things in the Mall... I could have rated them very good coz their Kare-kare and fried Salmon is very delicious and I like the dessert, though the Lechon refill is very slow and stingy.... More 

Thank AaronJP15
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Ate at Cabalen for a late lunch. We wanted a quick but filling meal that was uniquely Kapangpangan located in SM Clark. This is the place. For us the fried kang kong was the best. The kari kari, sisig, and halo halo station was superb. The rest of the entries are above average to average. Choices more limited than their... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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130 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 346 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Too bad the staff didn't refill the lechon and there was no kare kare (they say they're the home of the best kare kare)

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Angeles City, Philippines
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

I was very please when our family availed of the lunch buffet at Cabalen. The staff was so courteous and helpful especially to my son when he was trying to get some marshmallows dipped at the chocolate fountain. The food is delicious and refills are frequent. All in all it was a great experience for us, also for my fiance... More 

Thank TatianaRosePaterson
Dublin, Ireland
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015

The only dish we liked is Kare-kare, everything else is average. One thing we noticed too is that they do not replenish the buffets quick enough end we ended up eating the same dish over and over. For an eat all you can restuarant, we were in and out in 45 minutes (half that time is us, waiting for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Philippine, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ground Floor, SM City Clark | M.A. Roxas Highway, Clark Special Economic Zone, Clark Freeport Zone, Angeles City, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Central Luzon Region  >  Pampanga Province  >  Angeles City  >  Clark Freeport Zone
  • Phone Number: +63 32 499 0245

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