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The Craic House

) #4 of 25 Restaurants in Malapascua Island €€ - €€€ , International,
Evolution Dive and Beach Resort | Malapascua Island, Philippines
+63 917 631 2179
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (9 reviews)
“falafel” (8 reviews)
“crepes” (10 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Evolution Dive and Beach Resort | Malapascua Island, Philippines
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81 - 90 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Really nice food, great breakfast and a variety of specials that were changed regularly. Staff were efficient and lovely!

Thank Katy H
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Thank you so much to Lauren and her team for looking after us this week! We enjoyed working our way through the extensive menu and definitely found a few favs. Black bean burger is a definitely must. The waitresses were super and welcomed us back...More

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Went here with a group of 5 people to go diving. The staff were incredibly friendly, giving us tips and ideas of places to dive. Food was tasty, loved the banana and coffee shakes! Staff were always looking out for you. Bar manager gave us...More

1  Thank KeefHK
Reviewed 16 October 2015

After having breakfasts, lunches and dinners here at separate times, it's easy for me to say this is our favourite place to eat. The layout and setting of the restaurant is beautiful, the staff are extremely attentive and friendly and the prices are some of...More

Thank SamRobertshaw
Reviewed 10 October 2015

I came for 10 days with group to Evolution to dive with Thresher sharks in July 2015. They corrupted me so completely that I decided, upon my electric blanket failing once I got back to miserable NZ, to just bugger off for another month and...More

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 5 October 2015

For me the best selection of food on the island. The staff are all part of the big family that is Evolution where the restaurant is situated The Filipina dishes are delicious as is the breakfast. all the condiments such as HP,Ketchup mustard all provided....More

Thank littlelegsinAsia
Reviewed 30 September 2015

especially considering how undeveloped the island is and the fact that the restaurant is not part of a five star resort. However, the dishes are hit or miss depending on what you order and be careful if you order the ice cream- I am almost...More

Thank Schmata
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I stayed at Evolution Dive Centre - to which the Craic House is attached - in August and had booked three nights with the intention of moving on to elsewhere in the Philippines after that. However I was completely charmed by the service and the...More

2  Thank tom_ashford_uk
Reviewed 27 September 2015

I was on Malapascua from July through mid September, and The Craic House was hands down one of my favorite spots on the island. The food was always fantastic, and the service is spot on and fun! Lauren the manager was always, nearby making sure...More

2  Thank David O
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Craic House is good but felt overpriced dor what you get. Maybe ok for the quality though. It's tough when a single (large but still one) spring roll is 250 pesos and you can get a whole meal with beer in town for less. (I...More

1  Thank SDHopper
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Questions & Answers
Mia L
22 April 2015|
Response from Evolution T | Property representative |
HI Mia Please email us directly and we can go through all prices with you. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Evolution Dive and Beach Resort | Malapascua Island, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Malapascua Island
  • Phone Number: +63 917 631 2179
  • E-mail
The Craic House Irish Bar and Restaurant is the funkiest spot on Malapascua. It serves contemporary cuisine, ice cold drinks and plays the best music in The Philippines, right on the beach.
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