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J&A Fishpen

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Barangay Benon | Mahinog, Mindanao 9101, Philippines
+63 88 387 4008
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Lombard, Illinois
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I'm not sure what I appreciated more…the gorgeous views of the water and the landscape beyond it or the deliciousness of all of the fresh food. You can watch/choose which crabs you will eat, along with a variety of other dishes available. We ordered the shrimp and crab…both were delicious!

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Thank 19VICTORIAGIA
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND
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168 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Delicious (seafood, pork, chicken, veges). Particular highlight was the crab. Well priced beer. Great service. Nice location. We came here twice for lunch in two days.

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Thank NewZealand-7
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The place is nice very friendly staff we really enjoyed thir zip line the assting in the ride is very accommodating they took us video and photo and let them hold my phone while we are in zipped.. The food is great i love the fish you can order shoot to kill your the one will catch your own fish... More 

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Thank Airene E
Paris, France
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Fresh seafood but a little bit pricey. Nice place to eat for lunch near the water visiting the southern part of Camiguin. Nice staff. A zippline drive is available from there.

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Thank tawi-tawi
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

From our 1st stop, we tried J&A fishpen as our dinner. From their accommodating personnels to the native theme.😍Not so expensive yet awesome seafoods. 😍

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Thank Raysun T
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We went here to have lunch and had to walk out because the service and ambiance were horrible. They charged an extra 100 pesos to sit by the water and once you sat there, the lagoon smelled like rotting fish. We moved to a different table inside and couldn't stand it because all the servers that worked there were sitting... More 

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Thank Samantha T
Luzon, Philippines
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The place is nice. It has an open space with fresh air! A resto with a floating boat. We eat, crispy tuna tail, steamed crabs, sigang na seafoods. The food, serves 3-4 persons. I like it here, because weve got fresh seafoods especially the crabs, soooo yuuummmy! Myst try!

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Thank menchu_lorenzo
Manama
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84 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We planned to eat lunch at another place but our driver brought us here for lunch. And since we were already hungry, we did not say anything but just proceeded to go in. And good thing we did as this place is awesome! food is good, nice serving size, fresh, and the ambiance really triggers your vacation mood. Hand washing... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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28 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Food was great and fresh! It would be nice to have a boating experience in their restaurant but they compensated it with the view and fresh breeze.

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Thank mdhrd
Krakow, Poland
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96 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

By far, that was the best and the freshest seafood we had in whole Philippines. Prawns in a size of fist and melting in your mouth fish. Besides the standard offer, you can also pick your fish from the nearest lagoon. Pricy but worth every little bit of it. Service a little bit moody but you come here for their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Philippine, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barangay Benon | Mahinog, Mindanao 9101, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindanao  >  Camiguin
  • Phone Number: +63 88 387 4008

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