“The best restaurant in El Nido town”, that’s what guests simply call dining at the Cadlao Restaurant.

The Cadlao Restaurant is designed as a traditional-modern concept Restaurant that brings a great peaceful ambiance. The Restaurant is located right in front of the El Nido’s bay allowing you to enjoy the ocean breeze and stunning views of Cadlao Island and Helicopter Island.

The Cadlao Restaurant serves local and International cuisines; guests are encouraged to try out our best-selling meals such as pork ribs, seafood curry, golden calamari, stuffed squid with mango salsa, juicy tenderloin, sea food pasta and many other delicious meals on the menu.

The Cadlao Restaurant is also popular for its Filipino dishes, Caldereta, Sinigang, Kare Kare…

Cadlao Resort & Restaurant is located only a few minutes walk from El Nido’s main town. Cadlao Resort & Restaurant offers a free transfer by tricycle from and to El Nido main beach from 7:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M.

Breakfast (in-house guests only)
6:30 AM to 10:00 AM
11:30 AM to 4:00 PM
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Dinner last order at 9:30 PM
Bar close at 11:00 PM

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Cadlao Resort & Restaurant believes in the saying that our eyes eat first – which is why even our breakfasts are beautifully plated. Have your hearty first meal of the day from 6:30 AM to 10:00AM. Make sure not to miss out on our freshly baked bread.

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Lunch & Dinner

“The best restaurant in El Nido”. That’s what guests simply call dining at Cadlao Resort & Restaurant, with its line-up of international and local best sellers, such as pork ribs, seafood curry, golden calamari, squid a la plancha, juicy steaks, and many more – all in big and mouth-watering servings. You may also try our “catch of the day”, it’s a fish baked or grilled in banana leaf. Feast from 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM for lunch, and 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM for dinner.

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Drinks & Desserts

Compliment your meals with healthy drinks and luscious desserts. Indulge in traditional French treats such as Cadlao Resort & Restaurant’s version of mango crepes or fruit crumbles ala mode, then wash them down with fresh coconut juice, green mango shakes, and other tropical coolers.


The Bar Wine List

Enjoy popular cocktails and beers, or international red and white wines. The bar even marinates its own mangoes and jackfruits for Cadlao Resort & Restaurant’s own twist on the Philippine coconut vodka which is locally known as “lambanog”. Other bar specialties are the Piña Colada and Mango Daiquiri, both made with fresh fruits and the special Margarita that should definitely be tried. The bar serves guests from 6:30 AM to 11:00 PM.