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Lab-as Seafood Restaurant

Flores Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6200, Philippines
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (71 reviews)
“clams” (19 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Philippine, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
Flores Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6200, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Value for money and the freshest seafood in Dumaguete. We love how simple but tasty the grilled and soup dishes here in Lab-as. We'll definitely visit again and bring other family members.

Thank Monina Angela C
Reviewed August 25, 2018

The food here was great. It is just a busy restaurant that they only served my grilled tuna when I reminded them which was served not right off the grill. We ordered calamansi juice and emphasized no sugar but they still served it with sugar....More

Thank ib_yang14
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch as he really likes their steamed fish, anyway food was fresh as expected but our dining experience was not pleasant as there were two little girls (around 6 or 7 years old) who treated the restaurant as a...More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Food took so long with small servings. Food presentation needs improvement. Resto crew needs customer service training.

Thank JM G
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Love their variety of seafoods! Went back for lunch and dinner on the same day! Can’t get enough! Tastes like they caught the fish right outside by the bay then served it to your. A must when your in Dumaguete!

Thank Marissa T
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended by a cousin, and since hubby was really into seafood, decided to have lunch to celebrate our boy’s birthday. WRONG decision. We reached after 12noon, only 6tables were occupied. Hubby said we were lucky as he read somewhere that the placr...More

Thank missuspiggy
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

It is a fine place to be for dinner. It is situated along the ‘boulevard’ which is at the seaside. It is a bit far from the city center but you can access it by taking a local tricycle. It has an al-fresco and an...More

Thank Michael Jorge P
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Must try the “Halaan Soup” and “Dumaguete Express”... plus the steamed Lapu Lapu and Garlic Prawns :)

Thank Celso Manuel A
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Perhaps Lab-as is an abusive employer... you can tell by the proportion of table to servers. Only an abusive, exploitative employer-owner would subject their employees to a jam packed nightly service who clearly did not have an idea how to cope. I feel bad for...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

I am not pleased with their service, if you can even call it that, at all. No host to seat customers, servers are incompetent and no manager or supervisor to address customer concerns. We asked for service water for the table but were told that...More

Thank Maria Katrina E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flores Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6200, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Negros Island  >  Negros Oriental  >  Dumaguete City
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