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Mesa

Ayala Mall 1st St, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good59%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
16 Mar 2016
“No wine opener”
6 Jan 2016
“average food, need better service”
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CUISINES
Philippine, Asian
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Ayala Mall 1st St, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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21 - 30 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 12 January 2013

Good food, inexpensive. Went with locals who had the baby squid in ink and tilapia, I had drunken ostrich. Everyone enjoyed the meal.

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Service: Slow, super slow. We waited for almost an hour before we were served. Waiters are incompetent. Food: We ordered grilled platter, but we were served a charcoal taste grilled food, it was served very cold as if we ordered cold cuts. I ask them...More

Thank ilovebalicasag
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Had my 25th birthday here so I may consider this place somewhat special. Modern-take on traditional Filipino dishes seems interesting at first but, honestly, nothing separates this from other Filipino restaurants' offerings. The interior is great, service is excellent, and food is above-par. Its hard...More

Thank Xmackdab
Reviewed 26 October 2012

When I visit the Philippines, I rarely eat the native cuisine because it usually lacks flavor, creativity, and frankly, any heart. I have a growing appreciate for lechon having had the process and subtleties explained to me by some Cebuano clients. After a meeting at...More

5  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 October 2012

Quite simply, in ten weeks in the Philippines, I had the best meals at Mesa. The food is modern Filipino and the flavors are deep and rich, in contrast to most food in the Philippines, which tends to use little in the way of herbs...More

Thank dm4man
Reviewed 1 October 2012

I like the place and the food.The food is delicious and tasty. Comfortable and cozy. The people around are accommodating. I had so much fun there.

Thank Annagoony
Reviewed 6 September 2012

This is a place you can bring your balikbayan friends as the restaurant's new twist on old Filipino favorites is refreshing innovative. It is also a good place to introduce Filipino food to your foreign guests. I like that they have a wine selection.. because...More

Thank Gastromonique
Reviewed 25 August 2012

The food here is great and what makes it even better is the atmosphere. Lunch with family or dinner with friends, you can't go wrong here.

Thank SomedayNewYorker
Reviewed 11 August 2012

This restaurant was recommended by the concierges at The Peninsula Hotel. One of the best meals in Makiti. Try the roast piglet two ways. Also enjoyed the scallop appetizer,mixed veggies and pumpkin fried rice. Travel global, eat local.

Thank 10RatsRock
Reviewed 18 January 2012

I eat at this restaurant everytime I am in Cebu City. The food (Philippine cuisine) is simple, tasty, and well prepared. They have a winelist or you can drink cold beer. The service is very good, and the atmosphere relaxed and enjoyable. I recommend Mesa.

1  Thank Jericho P
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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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