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Kawayan Kitchen at Jest Camp

Upper Mau | Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2200, Philippines
+63 917 796 4668
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“rice” (19 reviews)
“pork sinigang” (3 reviews)
“tinga” (2 reviews)
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Philippine, Asian
€€ - €€€
Upper Mau | Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2200, Philippines
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

i love this restaurant. The food is so delicious because it was cook in a bamboo. it is located at Subic Bay Metro Politant

Thank Marj C
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I thought, when we were brought here, the place will be special but it is not. The food is so-so. The price is expensive and the service is terrible. We have to wait for a long time to be seated. Iced tea has an after...More

Thank PxMx
Reviewed 29 December 2017

It is indeed a unique experience especially for kids. The rice on bamboo would have been really better if it was well cooked on the bamboo. Kitchen cooking not consistent, some good, others not. Food can be improved, e.g. appropriate dishes should accompany the rice...More

1  Thank kasaysayanm
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The experience was unique but the food tastes are so-so. Not to mention the prices are not affordable.

Thank Travelista1216
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Tried the lunch here after an exhausting tour in Zoobic Safari and it was worth the try. Filipino dishes cooked in bamboo; the rice, tinola and pork sinigang all cooked in bamboo, a must try! Their other dishes like lechon kawali, pancit canton and pinakbet...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 15 May 2017 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 May 2017 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 30 April 2017 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 j0hncarl0fernando
Reviewed 25 April 2017

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
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shekinah s
5 August 2016|
Response from Chrys L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the restaurant is open until 5PM according to their website.
18 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
US$10 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Mau | Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2200, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Central Luzon Region  >  Bataan Province  >  Subic Bay Freeport Zone
  • Phone Number: +63 917 796 4668
  • E-mail
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!
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