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Kawayan Kitchen at Jest Camp

Upper Mau | Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2200, Philippines
+63 47 252 1489
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bamboo rice” (6 reviews)
“pancit” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Philippine, Asian
$$ - $$$
Upper Mau | Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2200, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in Jest Camp and close to Tree Top Adventure. The restaurant serves delicious Filipino food served and cooked in bamboo. Their staff were friendly and Best of all the food is affordable.

Thank Arnold D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly cooked tinola in bamboo, super yummy! Very courteous staff, green surrounding, cute baby birds. What can you say more? One thing to improve is the lechon kawali. It's not crispy and bland.

Thank Rba_0603
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ambiance could have been better the food we ordered are Sinampalukang manok Inihaw na liempo Halabos na sugpo Inihaw na bangus Bamboo rice The taste was average :)

Thank John Carlo F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Though we took long hours in waiting for a vacant tables, the staff was apologetic and did what they can do. May be also at that time it was a peak of having a large number of guests. We enjoyed the food as it was...More

1  Thank leahgraceenjambre
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and i went to Subic two weeks ago for a summer vacay and we thought of eating here Before going back to manila and we were glad we did. The staff were nice and friendly and the food were served in a timely...More

Thank Nelson T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

if you are looking for "not so exotic" but a "native" feel then this is a good place to go. for starters kawayan kitchen is just a stone's throw away from treetop adventure and jest camp. service is about 3 out of 5 but the...More

Thank pLip1982
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This place is a good place for family bonding and retreats. The food they serve is good, I'm for the first timers that they will come back after they've tried eating at this food place

Thank Seo Ji M
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

There were a lot of people in this simple Canteen style place the Saturday we went there, arrive around 1:30pm and were told they stopped orders and will resume accepting orders after an hour, so we waited until 2:30pm to have them get our orders...More

1  Thank Raia P
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The concept of the restaurant coincides with the concept of Jest Camp.We loved that the food was cooked in the Bamboo from the rice,sinigang,&sinampalokan.It tasted good and delicious👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻 The service is also good even if they had only one service crew she was very attentive....More

Thank Chinky P
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I really liked their food! They have really cool ways of cooking them in bamboo too! We enjoyed their liempo, bamboo rice, sinigang, and pancit!

Thank Cheska_Chua
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shekinah s
Until what time your restaurant? Thanks
5 August 2016|
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shekinah s
Until what time your restaurant? Thanks
5 August 2016|
Response from Chrys L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the restaurant is open until 5PM according to their website.
how many can you accommodate per meal? like lunch and dinner? and how much to make the resto exclusive to our group?
19 January 2015|
Response from JESTCamp | Property representative |
Hello! We can accommodate up to 100-120 people for our Kawayan Kitchen restaurant :) Booking with that number would make the Kawayan Kitchen automatically exclusive. For more details, please email us with your exact details... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Mau | Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2200, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Central Luzon Region  >  Subic Bay Freeport Zone
  • Phone Number: +63 47 252 1489
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The ORIGINAL Luto sa Kawayan is the only restaurant in the Philippines that cooks from freshly harvested bamboo stalks. You can't leave Subic without eating at Kawayan Kitchen!