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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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AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND
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165 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles 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
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 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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75 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank Anna R
Manila, Philippines
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28 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 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 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank patcracow
Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

great to sit and view the bay inlet only good for drinking alcohol getting drunk and relaxing not anything else the food is down right terrible shameful the service is non existent lazy workers dragging there feet to serve you

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Thank Beihai Boy R

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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
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
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?