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Lobster King

Highway, Coron, Busuanga Island Coron, Palawan, Philippines
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fresh lobster” (14 reviews)
“live lobster” (10 reviews)
“crab” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Philippine, Seafood, Asian
€€ - €€€
Highway, Coron, Busuanga Island Coron, Palawan, Philippines
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Monday night, 22 Jan 2018 was our first night in Coron. We went here as it's the most popular place, recommended by many and it's just close to our lodge. We ordered: 1. half a kilo of butter garlic lobsters - the sauce was so...More

Thank Chicklet R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lobster king was recommended by other tourists that we've met during our tours in Coron. We ordered food and it was delivered to our table cold and incomplete. We have waited more than 1hr30mins and we were served cold food. The waitress that took our...More

Thank Mark Jayson J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to have lobster. The Is the only place to get live seafood including king lobster, mud crab and shellfish. A bit pricey by Coron standards but still good value for a live lobster or crab. Unfortunately cash is king and I could have...More

Thank chinaren_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For reference - we travel around SE Asia quite a bit (girlfriend lives here) and know what to expect. Lobster King...ran out of lobster before 7pm - but I guess this can happen. This is obviously what we went there for, but since we were...More

Thank nyfdiver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are willing to wait over an hour for your order, (even if you pre-order and pay the downpayment, this restaurant serves the most delicious chili garlic shrimp (so soft and fresh!) and other seafood like crab. We were a party of 7 adults...More

Thank Vanessa I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Already knew service would be slow so i ordered one hour before my family would arrive and told the waiter what time we were arriving. Paid the downpayment for the food and left. When we arrived, waiter said food would arrive shortly but still took...More

Thank Emmanuel I
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We waited for like FOREVER for our food to be served. However, the food was delicious indeed. It is very over priced and staffs are only attentive to foreigners.

Thank Dianne A
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Service was horrible! Waited 15 minutes before someone came over and only because my wife basically tackled the server. The servers looked very stressed. Half the food we ordered from the menu are not available. Pansit Canton was salty, sizzling squid was lacking ( all...More

Thank WbaRoseville
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We ordered the infamous lobster that this restaurant is well known for with the butter and garlic cooking method. It was ok - the lobster was fresh but not cooked very well. Nothing to write home about and was pricey considering what we could have...More

Thank Travelbug0102
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We ordered a few courses, and it took them 45 min to bring the food, we were starving! The grilled squid was good Lobster pasta was too sweat (had ketchup i think?)

Thank Inigo_G_90
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway, Coron, Busuanga Island Coron, Palawan, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Busuanga Island  >  Coron
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