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Tides at Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa

Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
+63 32 231 8224
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (16 reviews)
“mango” (14 reviews)
“halo halo” (7 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
American, International, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday

Amidst the many dining options in Shangri-La Mactan and in contrast to the generic/common hotel buffet offerings, Tides hits all the right notes. From cold cuts to fresh seafood on ice, Indian cuisine to Asian noodle section, the delicious Cebuano Lechon and if you still...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank YutivoM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time in Cebu n my first stay in this hotel. Warm and Friendly by the staff and the front desk. The restaurant has a bery spacious sitting area and it has both indoor n outdoor sitting. Wide variety for both breakfast...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Eva0928
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have late lunch and food was fairly good. It is Friday and the price is 999 ++ Which is fairly good price for a Shangrila hotel. The Chinese Restautant offers dim sum all you can eat for 999 net. No carving station. Generally Filipino,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CA23ca23
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I think for the price, a carving station must be part of the selection. I couldn't say anything re. seafoods offering they are hands-up fresh and mouthwatering but I am half carnivore and if a steak is not part of a buffet I feel incomplete....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alodia t
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Wait staff were smiling, helpful. Bread and butter were served before our ordered food came. Because the table and chair divisions were quite high, it will help for wait staff to circle around to check always what guests need. i had to wave my hand...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lilet819
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Food is great, with a lot of choices... service is great, staff is courteous, helpful, very friendly. And the lechon parade was quite amusing😂 they serve local Filipino food, which I think is great, to introduce the guests to Filipino cuisine... Taho was brought around...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dendendenise
Reviewed 17 October 2018

In Mactan, this is as good as it get. Their Indian corner is a pleasant surprise and their Chinese selection is better than most of a la cart restaurants in the island. For a buffet restaurant two thumbs up~

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Allyn C
Reviewed 15 October 2018

I was expecting something spectacular like a wide variety of choices because Tides have been known for it. Yet, my expectations didn't meet reality. It was just a mere buffet with international cuisines yet you can't help compare with local buffet restaurants who offer wide...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeckli
Reviewed 10 October 2018

As everything in the shangrila mactan its all top quality. at top price of course but you get what you pay for. always fresh always top service and friendly staff, eat there on regular basis and until now never disappointing in any way. They have...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SimsalabimCebu
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Came here here for my birthday lunch because I heard they had a great buffet. I did some research on Trip Advisor and ratings were not exemplary but I’ve decided to give it a try anyway. I would give the service a 10 but the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jeanmillangallego
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Questions & Answers
7 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Seedy699 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ana, it was included in our package so dont remember but it was something like USD 30-35 range and with house wine included. the spread and the quality is very good actually. hope this helps.
2 August 2015|
Response from Steffi W | Reviewed this property |
2.500 php Buffet and 375 php Drinks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet, Valet Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punta Engano Road, Lapu Lapu, Philippines (Formerly Tides)
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Mactan Island  >  Lapu Lapu
  • Phone Number: +63 32 231 8224
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Tides is an all-day dining restaurant featuring a buffet of international dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner in an open, interactive kitchen setup.
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