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Ayala Mall 1st St, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good60%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
16 Mar 2016
“No wine opener”
6 Jan 2016
“average food, need better service”
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Philippine, Asian
$$ - $$$
Ayala Mall 1st St, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

While the food was really good, 3/4 into our dining I finally asked where the bottle of wine we ordered was. It turns out, they don't have a wine bottle opener. I guess they chose to leave us wondering. I could have borrowed from Cafe...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank bebot1
Reviewed 7 January 2016

very hard to get seating at this place especially if there's only the two of you. i get that the staff would seat a bigger party than a couple but everyone has places to be and things to do, just trying to get through the...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank GeeDee04
Reviewed 3 December 2015

We met up with friends to go to this restaurant for lunch called Mesa. Our group of 10 were seated menus were passed out. I asked our Filipino friends do they recommend any dishes, with their recommendation we were able to fill the table with...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Nicandro P
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Their laing 2 ways was exceptionally good. Pinaputok na tilapia was also not bad. The rest of our food were excellent. Will definitely recommend this restaurant to my friends and will surely come back.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank JeddahNelson
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Just had lunch here. Fish baked in salt, asparagus and fried rice. Food was fantastic. Poor selection of wines which is typical in Philippines. But when it came to paying the only person who could process my credit card was absent. Had to wait 10...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Phil C
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

I love how they prepare traditional filipino food with a twist. Been here quite a few times and i love the experience, except for one time when there was one obnoxious drunk person making a scene and i thought the management's crowd control wasn't very...More

1  Thank Kristhea P
Reviewed 24 February 2015

If you are into Filipino food or want to try local favorites then this is a good place to go. Food is fresh and delicious and service is very good as well.

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank BarbieJeremy
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We enjoyed the food so much we came back a second time a few days later. Barbecued Chicken and Pork Adobo were favourites.

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank SteveTravller
Reviewed 20 November 2014

Found one of my favorite Filipino Dish Restaurant in the heart of Cebu Ayala Mall. Like all Mesa restaurant, the ambiance id good. The food is better. Had Tawilis fish and mango appetizer, of course the garlic scallop should not be miss. Had Chicken Bonacol...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank Z969SQjohnc
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Deep fried tawilis in lettuce, that's unique! Baby squids is softer, thus better. My drink in a reclining glass.

Date of visit: July 2014
2  Thank Joselito G
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ayala Mall 1st St, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Cebu City
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