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Nijaga St., Calbayog City, Philippines
+63 55 209 6038
05:00 - 20:30
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Calbayog City, Philippines
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

good ambiance. polite service crew and great food. a choice for a relaxed stay with something to read like interesting magazines while waiting for your order.

Thank Elena M
Pakuranga, New Zealand
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Check out their cake selection by the main counter! worth a look see and just to eye up ....my partner loves this place. Found the service very friendly, slight hip feel, but the service was genuine and they obliged our desire to 'take out' our desert for us to enjoy at home.

Thank the2ndhasapulse
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

great range of good food. restaurant charming. staff could require more training. fair prices. good all- rounder successful business.

1 Thank AndyAussie_662662
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Two of us went here tonight. This appears to be the best joint in town for dessert, which we didn't get so this review is all about food. The garlic rice is fantastic. The service was attentive. Menu was pretty good but more limited than other places in town. We had to try the nachos see what they would be... More 

1 Thank John M
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Calbayog City was so warm during my visit. I stopped by the cafe for lunch break and it was pleasant. Two glasses of mango smoothies at S.O Cafe calmed down the heat in my head. They serve western food like pasta and bread and also some local dishes. Another good thing was they offer good price for all menu.

1 Thank 01Rizma
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

The place was small but the food is awesome. Must try their Baby Back Ribs! The blueberry cheesecake was also yummy.

1 Thank san s
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

A small place on a quite side street provides a simple menu at very good prices. We had well prepared fish and an order of ribs. Both we well prepared. Dont miss the rich chocolate cake. I thought I was in Europe.

1 Thank Aubcarl96
Fort McMurray, Canada
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218 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

My Filippina fiancé and I recently visited this place as it was recommended by a local only to find a dark and dingy looking place where I felt uncomfortable the whole time I was there because there were 4 or 5 young people just hanging out there and not having coffee or anything else and people, workers included just kept... More 

Thank William and Jac... F
Khao Lak, Thailand
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

i can say that if you are planning to visit Calbayog, you should never miss this Cafe, they serve good food at a very reasonable price. the serving is very big and the taste is really amazing. when i visited calbayog i had my breakfast, lunch and dinner here like i got addicted to this place. :) you must try... More 

1 Thank Jessie77777
Namur, Belgium
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349 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

we had a byte there and it was a rather nice place. Note it is mainly oriented to cake and desserts selling. Unfortunately our sandwich was not good: a lot of mayonnaise and rather bad ham. We bought some coconut macaraons and they were delicious.

1 Thank raobert

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, American, Philippine
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nijaga St., Calbayog City, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Samar Island  >  Calbayog City
  • Phone Number: +63 55 209 6038

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?