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Barbara's

Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
+63 5274086
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Philippine, Asian, International
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 days ago

in old manila. the food was quite good. serenaded by the men and their string instruments. i understand there is a cultural show, filipino folkdances and music in the evenings.

Thank pinayoz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 5 in Manila, ate at Barbara's twice! Food was decent but what made the 2 nights special was the music & dancers. Service was great too. But it's the music & traditional dance that really did it for us. Great time, highly recommend!!

1  Thank cdrii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this restaurant! The room is beautiful. The staff is outstanding. The food is delicious and local. And then there is the show...a perfect way to complete the whole experience. Hesitate not one minute. I come here every time I am in town. Never...More

Thank ChrisTrip999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Set within the walls (Intramuros) and beside one of the UNESCO Baroque church in the Philippines the San Agustin Church, the restaurant has that old world charm from Spanish times. Had lunch with friends at their al fresco area, service time was painfully slow and...More

Thank byrone29
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The food was served in buffet, and they have a fine selection of Spanish-influenced Filipino food. Personally, the salad and the dessert really hit the spot. What made it even more attractive was the ambiance of restaurant and the attraction that they provide. Not only...More

Thank Reggy H
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Located in the historical part of Manila, the restaurant offers a nice buffet of local food, With a show of traditional Philippine Dancing. Very good value for money, in a great setting, and a nice evening out at a very affordable price. (695pesos for dinner...More

Thank Guido R
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Good Filipino/Spanish food in historic Intramuros. I chose to order ala carte even as they are more well known for their buffet. Most days this is not full and the waiters are quite attentive.

Thank ProfRUM
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Went here for the first time on Mother's Day. Did not regret it. HIGHLIGHTS: Beautiful ambiance, decor, and vibe. Typically, buffet restaurants seem a bit impersonal with their overwhelming selections and huge crowds. This one provides a very cozy, elegant, and homey feel. As a...More

Thank dreamgavino
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had the lunch buffet at Barbara's. It was a pleasant experience. The decor and live band bought out the traditional Spanish influence and took us back in time. The food however, was average. There wasn't enough range for a buffet and...More

Thank Bobby L
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Barbara's is the best at presenting their local cuisine and dance culture. Their delicious presented food along with their dance performance was truly engaging. Visitors are able to be dance together with the team and experience their culture.

Thank Liyana Y
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Mole_the_traveller
20 April 2017|
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Response from Kriszy T | Reviewed this property |
No but they do respond quickly to facebook messenger.
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Emma A
2 February 2017|
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Response from suhel2016 | Reviewed this property |
No promos it's fixed price .. Prices mentioned on website
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nowhayjohn
22 March 2016|
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Response from gerdfj | Reviewed this property |
hello everyone, I just walked in without reservation. since only now the semana santa (easter) is high season, maybe reservation is necessary, but outside this week, think you can walk in easily. best greetings. Gerd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila
  • Phone Number: +63 5274086
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