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“Paco Salad - the best”

Fely J's Restaurant
Ranked #20 of 1,355 Restaurants in Makati
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Philippine, Asian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
South San Francisco
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219 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
“Paco Salad - the best”
Reviewed 9 March 2014

This restaurant is part of a group which includes Abe and other fine dining places in Makati and Manila. I went here twice for their Paco Salad. Their dishes were very tasty, especially the gambas, the Kare-kare and bangus dish. Regardless of the day of the week, it gets very busy during the peak hours of lunch (12 to 1:30 pm) and dinner (7 to 9 pm), so reservations are recommended.

  • Visited March 2014
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Guam
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71 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“"Upscale Filipino Food"”
Reviewed 6 March 2014

Great food with nice ambiance and service. Enjoyed the crispy pata - fried just right, and the meat was moist. Perfect.

Visited February 2014
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Singapore, Singapore
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204 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
“Filipino dishes in Fine dining”
Reviewed 20 February 2014 via mobile

Located in G5 2F, this filipino restaurant serves diff dishes, mostly pampanga'S cuisines.
Their lola ising pork adobo is very nice. It is very tender and cooked to perfection. Kare kare, crispy pata was also very good.
Will be back for more:)

Visited February 2014
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Noida, India
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“If only they could improve service”
Reviewed 11 January 2014

This was my second visit to the place and the reason - food.
The food is very good, the choices, the preparations. The only downside with the place is it a service. The orders take a long time to arrive and get mixed nearly all the times.

If only they can fix that.

  • Visited November 2013
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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663 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
“Great Filipino Classics”
Reviewed 7 January 2014

The restaurant was fully booked but they were able to accommodate us right away. The decor is very friendly and homey. We ordered pork dinuguan ( cooked with pork blood), pork adobo ( pork stew-a Filipino staple dish) and the Tortang Talong ( eggplant with egg and ground pork). The pork dinuguan was a little disappointing because of the small serving and it would have been better if there was pork meat included and not just the innards . It's definitely not a dish to order if you are on a date or if you are not that adventurous). The tortang talong was ok. But the definite star was the crispy adobo with a lot of garlic. The meat is so tender and the sauce is just right. I suggest that you ask for some bagoong ( anchovy paste) for the adobo.

  • Visited January 2014
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Thank combat66
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