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The Craic House

) #4 of 24 Restaurants in Malapascua Island ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , International,
Evolution Dive and Beach Resort | Malapascua Island, Philippines
+63 917 631 2179
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • 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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11 - 20 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 4 March 2017

The food and the staff were really good, always keen to share an small talk or be as friendly as possible. Food was good in terms of quality, quantity and price. There was enough space for 100 to 120 people and the sand on your...More

Thank Miguel O
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Very friendly and welcoming. Staff ask your name on 1st visit and greet you by name thereafter. Nice intimate shaded bar with hammocks, recliners and chairs on the sand in the sun. Food is a mixture of European and local, and excellent value. Beers were...More

Thank pw00dman
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Very service minded and nice staff witt excellent food in big portions. Do not miss the Bananamanga drink💕

1  Thank Petra19632
Reviewed 11 February 2017

If you are staying on this island make sure you eat here the food was brilliant. familiar food of home but we the mixture of local food. the right proportion and the taste was great. the top it off the bar staff were welcoming and...More

1  Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The staff is very nice, enthousiastic locals. Will take time for you. The pitty is that the food was not as the atmosphere is. Crisps tast older, the meat is not as juicy as it should. Taste is flaw. Pitty because the location is great...More

1  Thank Raymond V
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Great food and awesome staff!! What a treat to come here for a week and get spoiled by the awesome staff here. Good menu and great food.

1  Thank Magnus H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We rarely left this place during our entire stay on the island. The food was great and the servers were excellent.

Thank pineapple8483
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I visited the restaurant because of the good reviews, but compared to other places, especially Angelina and Amihan, the food was quite average with nothing to recommend it. The pulled pork and curry, both on the daily special menu, were OK but bland and uninteresting,...More

1  Thank Vlad G
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I spent 6 weeks on Malapascua and tried almost all the restaurants on the island and although the standard of food is high on this tiny Island the craic house took the title for me. Well done guys.

Thank BuckyBuckk
Reviewed 16 January 2017

After reading all the raving reviews on here, we thought let's head out there for dinner one night. We were quite disappointed. Upon sitting down, the waitress asked us right away if we were going to split the bill, and made sure to assign items...More

Thank SingaSwiss
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Mia L
Can you tell me about 1-10.2015~5-10.2015 diving+hotel room price package? transfer CEBU airport-malapascua island-CEBU Airport.?
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
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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