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“AMBIANCE +++ GOOD FOOD & SERVICE = CIRCA”
Review of Circa 1900

Circa 1900
Ranked #15 of 819 Restaurants in Cebu City
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 10 May 2014

We returned to cebu for 5 days of business & pleasure, this time it was more casual business. We were told about circa from some friends we dine with & as its new we thought lets check it out

After eventually finding it, we were greeted in the carpark, escorted upstairs & further shown to a table inside. I was glad we were only 2 as it was pretty jammed full & we were accommodated near the jazz band area (nice band & thankfully not too load)

Pre dinner cocktails excellent & u can actually taste the alcohol which is a great change

We had the duck pancakes, the fried camembert with proscuito & a marlin salad, all were very tasty & looked good. Mains we tried the orange stewed duck & the chicken on the paella rice cake, no complaints so far all is great. Good Service

The only thing I was dissapointed about was the fact that I ate so much & had to share a dessert instead of having it for myself. The cheesecake with maja blanca is to die for.

We spoke to miss Ivy & wouldnt u know it, its the same people that own canvas

Recommended for sure

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2  Thank Frederick F
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Reviewed 29 April 2014

The old colonial house-turned-restaurant gives off such a relaxed dining vibe. Food is great, although I should've tried their steaks because our choices were more on the healthy/vegetarian fare. Customer service is excellent, and I also enjoyed their entertainment (two guys played the grand piano and sang classic oldies song). Restaurant is only open 6pm-12mn, so best to make table reservations. They also have entertainers playing every Saturday and Sunday.

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4  Thank Letsbedizzy
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Reviewed 27 April 2014

Circa 1900 was definitely somewhere and something that you would find, a home that you would want that was renovated in order to restore something new. The idea of the owners was to create a restaurant and bring in other people, families, couples, friends and other people to enjoy the excitement around the space.

Within the Spanish view it was great, the ambiance was fantastic wherein you could get the fantastic view of a garden. The food too was okay.

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1  Thank brixietan_123456
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Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

A secret place located at the heart of the busiest city where you feels like home. By just looking the old house,it will remind you of the old times. A very relaxing place that also offers the exquisite gastronomic treat with the best customer service in town. Thank you so much Rachel,Anthony,Peter,Leah,the manager,Sir Drei and all for being so kind,assertive,alert at all times. Keep it up guyz...you guyzzz is the heart of Circa 1900. Thank you.

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4  Thank JuneAlvie
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Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

Outstandingly good for cebu
Ambiance service and quality of food
Deserves to be number one
A complement to the owners
Just because its the philipines why put up with second rate service and food ?
put this on your must visit list

3  Thank Vincent S
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