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Taste of L.A.Cafe

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171 Roces Avenue | very near corner T.Morato Ave, Quezon City, Luzon, Philippines
3742461
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 11:00 - 00:00
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mnl
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When it comes to hang-outs, I appreciate privacy, consistent food quality, and unobtrusive waiters who remember your favorite seat. This is what they offer. Have been going to this resto for years-- with or without company, with laptop or without, and especially when the cook is on vacation. If ever they decide to provide good wi-fi, it could become a... More 

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Thank bmdomingo
Krakow, Poland
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619 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lot of people say that is THE place in Manila - a place where movie stars eat, etc. I don't understand why - average food, no ambience, staff ok, but it does not change anything. Steak - disappointment. Prices - relative high. You shouldn't go.

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Thank Stanislaw1972
Quezon City, Philippines
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I couldn't understand why this restaurant was even rated good. I was excited to finally try this place bec obviously it was rated above-acerage by many. But I was really disappointed and will NEVER recommend this place to anyone especially if you're celebrating a special occassion. The olace is actually okay, I liked it at first because it has the... More 

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Thank Ghia Karla C
Manila, Philippines
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214 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We go here either as a family, a group or a couple because of the ambiance and good food. It may not be cheap eats but the money spent is well worth it. Our favorite has always been the Spinach Pizza, Baked Oysters, Beef Salpicao and Prawns Thermidor. Every so often you will find the owner either going around or... More 

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Thank lanaval
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The hubby took me there on a Saturday night for a night cap. We were supposed to get dessert but ended up ordering drinks and cheese fondue instead at 11 in the evening. It was my first time there and loved how the place was set up. The place has great ambience and the staff were very professional and accommodating.... More 

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Thank Maricar L
Quezon City, Philippines
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286 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Seafood like oysters shrimp salmon fries and tuna belly are well executed. Soup is flavorful. A little pricey but worth it. Among the best restaurants in terms of food quality in Scout area. Salad is good.

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Thank H C
Metro Manila, Philippines
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67 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Dined at this lovely restaurant for our 8th anniversary and wasn't disappointed. The place had a very romantic vibe and it feels like it was built solely for dates. The waiting staff were very attentive and approachable as well. Will definitely go back.

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2 Thank Barefootlove
Melbourne, Australia
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1,970 reviews
697 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4,106 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I only saw this restaurant at night but it is in a fomer house that appears to have been extended. There is parking for at least half a dozen cars at the front. We found a private room that seated 10 but our four were the only occupants. Other diners were widely spread in various nooks. Lighting is dim so... More 

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1 Thank Victorianlad
Quezon City
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112 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

My husband and I have been a frequent diners of this cozy restaurant in Tomas Morato especially on Fridays, after work. We have been dining here for the past 7 yrs. we simply go whenever we miss the ambiance and the food especially their "rockeffeIer" oyster. I guess, today I owe the place a review. This place in my observation... More 

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1 Thank WanderCezy
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

The place is kind of romantic due to dim lighting and all, it is like an old Spanish house converted to a restaurant which adds to the coziness of the place. The food is superb i recommend trying the Pizza, Crispy Adobo, Steak, Oyster, They serve great wine. However the service is very slow, it will sometime for the food... More 

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1 Thank Marie Dale A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Roces Avenue | very near corner T.Morato Ave, Quezon City, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Quezon City
  • Phone Number: 3742461

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