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Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe

Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 917 140 1188
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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07:00 - 10:00All hours
Philippine, International
€€ - €€€
Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in front of the beach which gives you a chance to watch a sunset while you are smoking shisha. I think is the only place you can find shisha in El Nido, great staff. Relaxing place to have visit to have...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

It is well worth a visit, restaurant with a great view plus, their tasty food,nice place with very friendly staff i recommend their delicious seafood carbonara.

Thank Christy A
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. It's a good place to chill with friends. It was my 1st time to use/try hookah and it was a good experience.. they have this awesome bartender named Lenly (if that's the correct spelling). She's awesome. We spent most of our...More

Thank bayok e
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

visited the first time in march and thought would be nice to visit again for a shisha night but ended up having an amazing wine night with my buddy that resulted us to revert the next day for food. Perfect spot for sunset and dinner...More

Thank gladz23
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Because I dived with Submariner, they offered a discount at this restaurant. The food was delicious with a large menu to choose from, and a great vibe and great location. Highly recommend!

Thank Harriet P
Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

Hi Harriet, thank you for your kind words, it was a pleasure having you dine with us. lots of laughter had by all.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

apparently the only Shisha place on the island and situated in a location to 'die for'. Although I did not eat at this place , I am led to believe that the food is excellent. However there is much work and learning to be done...More

Thank imanson9689
Management response:Responded 21 July 2017

thank you for your review on Habibi, I am glad to here you had a pleasant experience. We pride ourselves on providing friendly service in a relaxed atmosphere, so it is always nice to see some friendly comments coming our way. Safe travels..

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I visit this place, it's a wonderful place to eat and drink and spend some time. THE staff here is friendly and the smiles never leaves there faces, JUST try this place you will never regret it.

Thank Mesoo Z
Management response:Responded 21 July 2017

Hello, thank you for taking the time out to write a review on our restaurant. We aim to provide a friendly relaxed atmosphere for all to enjoy. Safe travels don't forget to come back and visit if you are ever back this way.

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Nice and kind staff with the best food menu in El Nido try the shakes and the appetizers they are the best there

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 3 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your meal at Habibi. I hope you enjoyed your time in El Nido. Safe travels the Habibi Team

Reviewed 28 May 2017

This restaurant is on the beach, good food and good quality. the shisha is amazing, i really loved the service. you should come and visit and try the food and the SHISHA

1  Thank Souz M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My friends and I came back here everyday during our stay in El Nido, They serves great Shisha and food. We were especially impressed with the fries as they are fresh cut, you can taste the springiness of the potato. Shishi is about 300-400 peso....More

Thank cindery
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25 September 2016|
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Response from Zainab R | Reviewed this property |
I never asked the workers when we went, but as far as I am aware there are currently no restaurants or places in El Nido serving any halal meat. We were eating vegetarian food and fish whilst we were there the whole time... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
15:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 10:00
15:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 10:00
15:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 10:00
15:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 10:00
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07:00 - 10:00
15:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 10:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  El Nido
  • Phone Number: +63 917 140 1188
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