We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Maribago Grill

$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Bagumbayan, Maribago, Philippines
+63 32 495 8187
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

468 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 161: English reviews
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice open concept restaurant with individual wooden Cabanas spread across a big garden. Ordered mussels, garlic crab, noodles. Have eaten better crabs than this. Mussels and noodles were yummy.

Thank rsky1124
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maribago Grill has poor service, clueless waiters and bias priority of customers..unahon mga kimchi and japs etc...lami unta food macompensate ras price but soooo dissapointing.

Thank trixie z
Angeles City, Philippines
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service, tropical setting and excellent food. One interesting thing though, one would expect the seafood would be the local catch of the day eyc., not the case, I found out that all the seafood in Mactan restaurants is shipped in from elsewhere.

Thank Dr Lex R
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
95 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We were so looking forward to a steak after finally managing to get the attention of a staff member were told there was no beef steak. So again perused the menus and again tried to get the attention of a staff member as they seemed to disappear downstairs too often. We were then informed there were also no pork steaks.... More 

Thank mikeyk64
Rayong, Thailand
Level Contributor
973 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 428 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Maribago Grill is a hugely popular Filipino grill, particularly with visiting Japanese and Korean tourists. It came to us highly recommended by our hotel staff, but turned out to be a big disappointment. The restaurant itself is in a delightful garden setting, with individual palm thatched gazebos where you can sit and enjoy the ambiance under garden lights. The trouble... More 

1 Thank David B
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is a good location if you want to stay on the island and get a little bit of the native cusine. The only problem is you need to go early because by 6 PM the Koreans take over the restaurant and it is very crowded. The down side of eating here is that they are quite slow and it... More 

Thank hymanr2017
Level Contributor
108 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

What saves this place is the ambiance, especially when you're placed a bit out of the way. The food is average, typically Filipino and portions are fairly small but cheap. Staff were friendly, professional and prompt with service.

Thank Mark B
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The ambiance is very nice I was in that place many years ago and it's still the same. I have to say that not all dishes are good, but some are really excilent, especially the spare ribs. Don't forget to put musguito protection, because there are a lot.

Thank Rudi S
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Our hotel food was great but expensive so decided to give this place a try as only 15 minute walk away and glad we went. Lovely and atmosheric garden setting. The food was godd,menu was varied and it was very well priced. We ended up going there 3 times for dinner

Thank David B
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have been to Maribago grill several times and never been disappointed. We went there for dinner with some visitors and the liked it so much we went back for lunch a few days later. All the dishes are great but the sisig and the kinilaw are outstanding.

Thank Mike S

Travellers who viewed Maribago Grill also viewed

Lapu Lapu, Mactan Island
Lapu Lapu, Mactan Island
Lapu Lapu, Mactan Island

Been to Maribago Grill? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 8
Philippine, Asian
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bagumbayan, Maribago, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Mactan Island
  • Phone Number: +63 32 495 8187

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Maribago Grill and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Maribago Grill staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?