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J. A. Clarin Avenue | Cogon District, Tagbilaran City 6300, Philippines
+63 38 411 1113
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“spareribs” (4 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Philippine, Asian
$$ - $$$
J. A. Clarin Avenue | Cogon District, Tagbilaran City 6300, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Never before had I enjoyed dining so much than what I had experienced at Persona Mesa located along J.A. Clarin St. in Tagbilaran City. The fusion of modern Filipino & Asian cuisine that includes my personal fave, the honey glazed pork ribs and reinvented pancit...More

Thank RaulGatal
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Personally I find Filipino food rather disappointing, but there are good restaurants if you look hard enough. Persona is definitely above average but lacked in some areas. My pasta was too salty, the fried rice tasted "old", my fiancee's "classic fried chicken" had more bone...More

Thank elliotj46
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

The best experience and food we had in the Fillipines. The food is just really fantastic, the tast is great, timing was perfect. The ambiance is really nice. You can sit inside and outside, really cosy. Staff is friendly and enough attention. Must try this...More

Thank oypu
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

the food was just ok, dont expect to have your taste buds blown away. the staff is very attentive though

Thank safyeldeen P
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I've read a lot of good reviews about the place. So, on my Baby Sister's and Baby Niece's birthdays, we decided to dine in. As you walked in, a water fountain will greet you. The decors are Thai inspired (Sitting Buddhas around) coupled with mostly...More

Thank Fio68TravelPhotoBug
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Absolutely we will revisit this restaurant. This restauratnt was cool, clean and had good table settlings. We ordered persona sparelibs, lumpiang sariwa, mozarella bacon sandwich and a mango shake. The sandwich was little bit salty but the cheese holds somewhat the salty flavor. And persona...More

Thank YUN0987
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I look up on sundays to visit the cathedral...love this place together with my family....very spacious

Thank Teresita S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I took my mother in law a Filipino national and her family for dinner. To start with we ordered wine which turned out to be completely off. We weren't even offered a taster. We served all family members the wine and I suggested I taste...More

11  Thank Charles B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

So youve been vacationing around the phillipines for a while enjoying local foods.all yum. But after a while it all gets a bit heavy and your looking to freshen up the tastebuds? Then Persona Mesa is the place. we found the tastes here simply delicious.Local...More

Thank pillowsandle
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing, staff are helpful and a very warm owner. I love their beef with cheese, the fresh lumpia and rhe spicy chicken. An asian fusion dish and fine dining. The ambience is a rustic-asian zen and indeed good for photo op. This...More

Thank Chlodred1978
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: J. A. Clarin Avenue | Cogon District, Tagbilaran City 6300, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Bohol Province  >  Bohol Island  >  Tagbilaran City
  • Phone Number: +63 38 411 1113
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Persona Mesa is a fusion of simple yet well selected Filipino and Asian cuisine. It is a haven for gourmands and casual diners alike. Persona Mesa, your "Personal Table" features an upscale casual dining of outstanding Filipino menu with a touch of Asian influence in an elegant and cozy atmosphere. The underlying theme of quality and freshness is upheld throughout every item on the menu from the classical favourites and creative Filipino cooking to the indulgent house desserts. The clean simplicity of the interior pays homage to the touch of Asian design featuring a dramatic antique wood frame and walls of personal collections and recycled elements turned into artistic wonders. This intimate restaurant seats 50 guests in a refreshingly creative and sophisticated space surrounded by stylish interiors. The main dining area offers seating of 25 guests while the alfresco dining area at the side of the restaurant can sit 25 guests. It is just minutes' walk from the HNU Dampas Entrance and a ten minute ride to the airport and a fifteen minute to the pier.
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