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J.P.Laurel Ave | Water Front Insular Hotel, Lanang, Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
+63 82 233 2881
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Orange County, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Lavish breakfast buffet, with Western and Filipino food stations, as well as fresh fruit, pastries, beverages, and whatever else your heart (or appetite) might desire. Waterfront's Cafe Uno does this right. Free wifi.

Thank Wonderer1961
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We stayed for almost 4 days in Waterfront and we had issues with the hotel/rooms but their breakfast is excellent. Albeit that the buffet area is small, they serve many dishes and almost all were delicious.

Thank Genelyn G
Karlskoga, Orebro Lan, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is maybe a cafe you will visit if you stay at Waterfront because it´s a little far from Davao City. But it´s highest class and price is not so high.

Thank Werner I
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

if you are staying in the hotel be sure to reserve your table. this restaurant has a bad habit of not following any proper decorum in sitting its patrons. being first on line does not mean you get a table first! sometimes there is no organized line at all and the bullies are the ones who get their table first.... More 

Thank philip james r v
Hyderabad, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Happened to be here for just once for breakfast. Veg options are very limited. Service was ok and staff are attentive. Try chocolate coffee.

Thank seedhunter
Seki, Japan
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Let's be very clear, this review is not against any professional skills that clearly don't know what they are doing, but is 100% against of the restaurant accuracy for professional skills, and yet, the lack of efforts to make it happen in the professional level. Saying that, the only thing that I can imagine is, the chefs haven't learn how... More 

Thank FabioYonemoto
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

My family visited cafe Uno on New Year's Eve. The place was full as expected. I was quite disappointed with the limited choices of food. The tuna panga was dry and the turkey was bland. The choices for deserts and cakes were plenty though. other than these I would say nothing special about this cafe.

Thank Cqdt
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Food was fine but not really impressive. They have limited choices of food so don't get your expectations high. You get what you paid for.

Thank Melle R
Davao City, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

the buffet is great over here. the service is good to... to beach is dirty and has a lots of mosquitos. the bread is just fantastic. price quality pretty ok over here.

Thank ingmar b
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015

Recently we come here often for a Sunday Lunch Buffet and family get together. There is a nice variety of food from good raw materials. Something for all including kids. Soups , salads, various seafood , chicken ,the always popular Leechon, fruits, cakes and chocolates. All dishes nicely presented. Can sit both inside and outside. Kids like to play in... More 

Thank Peter19502013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Philippine, Cafe, International, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: J.P.Laurel Ave | Water Front Insular Hotel, Lanang, Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindanao  >  Davao del Sur Province  >  Davao City
  • Phone Number: +63 82 233 2881

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