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Jive Cafe & Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, Asian,
Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
+680 488 5483
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
6 Nov 2016
“Worst (I.e. No) service, but good music”
19 Sep 2016
“Free pick up service and good live music”
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Seafood, Asian, Grill
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

After being initially greeted, seated, and given an anti mosquito lamp for my table, I was left sitting with no service even after trying to wave an employee over for over 45 minutes before I gave up and left. The Asian family eating there appeared...More

1  Thank Katelyn R
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant offers free pick up and drop off service, so you can just call them from your hotel phone. We ordered a sashimi set and some local clam dish. The food was good and the staff were friendly. It's also right by the water...More

Thank JenenTan
Reviewed 30 March 2016

the best thing about this restaurant is the location, right on the sea. You can enjoy the sight of corals, fishes and clams while eating. Beside the usual Japanese food, they have a nice selection of local food. I stongly recommend the land crab cooked...More

1  Thank LudoLudo03
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Delicious seafood cuisine, excellent service. Great entertainment live palauan singer Mr. Johnny. One of the best sunset site for dinner.

1  Thank Gian9728
Reviewed 3 December 2014

After the excitement and a few squeals of having a Palauan mangrove crab try and nibble at my ankles (of the crustacean variety!) whilst climbing the stairs of my bungalow at Carolines Resort we decided to venture off down to Jive cafe.Nothing like chilling out...More

Reviewed 11 November 2014

Tried out this new location couple times while in town The best bit is they pick you up in there private van and if you wish will take you back to your hotel on completion to your night The dining area is open on all...More

Thank neville g
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Nice location overlooking the water, pleasant live music and (contrary to other reviewers) good, quick service from friendly staff. They will pick you up from your (local) hotel and take you back in a comfortable mini van. The prices are a bit high for the...More

Thank Steph G
Reviewed 23 September 2014

This place is better than most in shabby downtown Koror...but Japanese tourists in recent years have completely distorted the market and have driven prices through the roof! Everywhere in Palau really... But is a town with few good restaurants this is one of the good...More

1  Thank csundseth
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Jive will pick you up at your hotel and drop you back off afterwards. It has a nice location on the water, which we thought would be good for watching the sunsets. Unfortunately we were late both times we tried, but was still a nice...More

1  Thank RyanJfromMD
Reviewed 9 October 2013

We wanted to eat grilled tuna in Palau and had a very difficult time finding a restaurant that served it. Finally we went to Jive and had an excellent tuna teriyaki. We also had a grilled unicorn fish from the reef. Both were out-of-this-world delicious....More

1  Thank qatartraveller
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Seafood, Asian, Grill
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Palau  >  Koror Island  >  Koror
  • Phone Number: +680 488 5483
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