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Dream Cafe

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222 MH Del Pilar Street | Tacloban City, Philippines, Tacloban, Leyte Province 6500, Philippines
+63 53 325 8222
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06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Tacloban, Philippines
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We do sometimes eat our lunch, snack and dinner at Dream Cafe. The food were so good. Almost all of them, name it. Our favorite was BAM-I pansit, it really taste good promise. A very customer friendly restaurant. You can watch music videos via projector while eating. Every Friday and Saturday they have live band were you can sent a... More 

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1 Thank MeldieMelditaDelima
Iquitos, Peru
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Not surprising that the eatery rates well on trip advisor. It is first class by local standards. My chicken curry was nicely prepared and mildly spiced and my companions pork belly was melt in the mouth good. Beer ice cold and prompt cheerful service made the meal a fine one.

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1 Thank Troptramp
Metro Manila, Philippines
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Dream Cafe is quite an assuming place from the outside, but the choices and food are lovely. They have really good options and as a vegetarian they were able to accommodate me changing some of the ingredients. It's reasonably priced for a restaurant, and the service was really good. Especially Jake I think his name is.

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1 Thank r0ym0nd
Tacloban, Philippines
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Had our small team dinner here. The cafe was playing music videos via projector. We actually wanted to dine on a Friday or Saturday coz there's a love vand but our schedules didn't permit us to. The food was good. It's worth the price. Service was nice as well.

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1 Thank psoeun93
Perth, Australia
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64 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Lucky to find this place. You can tell it's managed well. We enjoyed our dinner, delicious fresh food. The lady at the cash/bar and guy from Cebu were great servers.

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2 Thank RTWDMB
Tacloban, Philippines
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I had dinner with my team and we did not expect them to have good food and the beer was cold! We enjoyed the place. Plus the service was good as well. Very attentive wait staff.

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1 Thank imitheos92
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a burger & fries. So glad I did, it was spectacular. The spoonful of coleslaw on the side was pretty good also but the hand cut fries with the special home made tomato sauce was to die for.

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1 Thank Dmixtaaa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Thanks for great service and specialy the food. Came with two and with kid, always a nice welcome. Will come back. TRY THE BURGERS. Thanks to the whole staff....

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1 Thank Kurt V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

This was a very unique experience for me. Drinks were absolutely amazing and well prepared, service was great, and most importantly, the wifi is free. Great place to hang out with friends and have fun.

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1 Thank Sivan M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 456 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

I think for now a one of a kind place in Tacloban. Very interesting menu and a good bar list as well. The customer service is just excellent too. I just had the kinilau and some beer. The kinilau was just "ok" to be honest, but I'm not holding it against the place. Bad things? Their juicer and blender sound... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Philippine, Cafe, Asian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 MH Del Pilar Street | Tacloban City, Philippines, Tacloban, Leyte Province 6500, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Leyte Island  >  Leyte Province  >  Tacloban
  • Phone Number: +63 53 325 8222
Description
Dream Cafe is a smart airconditioned bistro style cafe & restaurant offering great expresso coffee, and good value Filipino and Australian meals. Dine in, eat alfresco, or take-out. Wifi is available for customers. Come and listen to professional live music or sit back and watch music video. (No karaoke). The cafe is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and afterwards, 7 days per week.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?