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Luz Kinilaw Place

Sta. Ana Wharf | Salmonan, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“grilled tuna” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Philippine, Barbecue, Asian, Seafood
Sta. Ana Wharf | Salmonan, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have bee to Davao several times already and never got to eat at Luz Kinilaw so i made it one of my Must Eat Places during my recent trip. When you arrive at Luz Kinilaw you will be greeted by a Glass Stand with...More

Thank KingRegis
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

so asked around where is the best kinilaw in town coz im a self proclaimed kinilaw expert. everyone seems to say luz kinilaw. ordered grilled tuna, chicken and of course seafood and kinilaw. everything was great but flies and location makes me think twice of...More

Thank deeignacio
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The grilled tuna and tuna kinilaw (tuna in ginger vinegar and radish) was very tasty. Place is not fine dining but they serve real food. We also had papaya and mango for dessert. The downside is that they have very limited or maybe just one...More

1  Thank kasaysayanm
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Luz Kinilaw is an establishment in Davao. It is located in one of Davao's poorest neighborhood - slams, if not the poorest. It should be taken with that connotation in mind. The area may not be the safest after sunset. It serves grilled tuna belly,...More

1  Thank ofanoa
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Simple place, but the food is tasty, especially the grilled tuna tail and panga. Chicken and squid were nothing special. The highlight was being able to order durian from the street still outside, and having it freshly sliced, and served at our table. Yummm!

Thank Jinky L
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Best kinilaw! The seafoods are cooked right your very eyes. The price is reasonable and good for groupies. You can also order fresh durian from the cart outside... However, if you are picky, i don't think you can stand the smell. You been warned. There...More

Thank josiful
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Menu is all grilled tuna and chicken plus their staple Kinilaw. Place is not very tidy but food is great. We spent 500 for grilled tuna, tuna kinilaw, rice and drinks.

1  Thank April C
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Upon entering, order first your viand. Try the tuna panga and buntot. Also add a squid for a delightful meal. Ask for a free soup. It warms your belly.

Thank Gain Albert B
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Luz Kinilaw is one known local resto in the City. The taste is good compared to other restaurants serving the same dishes. They have renovated the restaurant after the fire incident. They also serve fresh Durian and beer.

Thank Knives M
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The place is packed with people, it took a while for the food to be served. The place is so hot and noisy. Whilst we were finally enjoy eating our foods, a big cockroach jump from the wall and straight into my foreign visitors plate....More

Thank Aphio1925
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sta. Ana Wharf | Salmonan, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindanao  >  Davao del Sur Province  >  Davao City
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