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Obama Grill Restaurant & Bar

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Station 1 Mainroad/Beachfront | Malay, Aklan Province, Philippines
+63 33 288 4971
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Quezon City, Philippines
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly & Attentive Staff Fast Service The Food is "OK" (Try Offer Buffet & Needs to be consistent in food serving) Nice and Clean Restaurant Good wifi signal Reasonable Price on Food & Drinks

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1 Thank Marky Tommy A
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

On a very hot day we decided to stop for lunch at the Obama Grill. Inside the air conditioning was a welcome break from the heat. The staff was very attentive and we found that the menus had a good selection of dishes. I chose a seafood dish and was very pleased. Good prices, good food and nice location.

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1 Thank Jason B
Singapore, null, Singapore
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My uncle brought us here for a quick lunch after my wedding. I found out its his' fave restaurant in Boracay. The food is spectacular! We ate lechon kawali, bulalo, tuna head, etc. All were mouthwatering and were good for both local and foreign palates. Highly recommended!

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Thank astventures
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

The restaurant is super cute and the food was tasty. The drinks were a bit watered down but super cheap so I'm not complain. I wanted to eat Filipino food so I didn't try the ribs but people around me raved about them.

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Thank Crystal J
Jakarta, Indonesia
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

we always came here for dinner , they serve the best n freshest food , we always order the bbq ribs , it was properly marinated and cooked well, the meat was just so tender . they serve fast as well

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1 Thank Felice U
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My husband and I had a nice and serene lunch. The staff were friendly and helpful, readily available but unobtrusive. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves especially when the fresh seafood grill we ordered arrived. Simple, unpretentious food but thoroughly delicious.

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1 Thank PolarKoala
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The security personnel on the beach side of the restaurant is nasty and ill mannered , we ended up walking out of the place , to the manager of the restaurant please teach him some manners , clearly lacking , really awful experience...awful !

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1 Thank Ricky T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I had the pleasure of organizing my friend's surprise dinner for their 1st anniversary date in this restaurant. The staff of obama, especially their manager MJ Alcarde, were very accomodating to my requests in order to make the surprise a success! The food was also great, worth the price and the live band ambience made the visit more memorable. Will... More 

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2 Thank Markdsun
Manila, Philippines
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136 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I was satisfied with the service and the restaurant although glass enclosed it allowed a lot of sun to get in and for us customers to enjoy the relaxing view of the beach. I was able to enjoy my Obama sandwich and the Mojitos.

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3 Thank Jcgmd H
Dublin, Ireland
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121 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I got the chicken teriyaki from here and it was 325 pesos. The portion of chicken was miniscule for the price. My friend however got the skewers and they were only 160 pesos and had far more meat and vegetables. You are much better to head down the beach there are far better choices.

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Philippine, Bar, Asian, Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
View, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station 1 Mainroad/Beachfront | Malay, Aklan Province, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Panay Island  >  Aklan Province  >  Boracay
  • Phone Number: +63 33 288 4971

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?