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No.9 Cor General Luna and Rizal St. | Poblacion, San Juan, Luzon, Philippines
0435755161
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice Stop in San Juan, Batangas.

During our post convention celebration at a beach near San Juan, we asked around for a good place to eat. The people recommended Cafeno. Great pastries and the giant halo-halo were superb. The waitresses were too snotty though.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
Michael B
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Las Pinas, Philippines
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
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Las Pinas, Philippines
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

During our post convention celebration at a beach near San Juan, we asked around for a good place to eat. The people recommended Cafeno. Great pastries and the giant halo-halo were superb. The waitresses were too snotty though.

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Slanic Moldova, Romania
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67 reviews 67 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Great service, even the owners are always there to serve. Great food. Love their coffee of course. Try their barako ice cream. Decor is the best I've seen so far this side of the country.

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Cafeno, Owner at Cafeno, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit. We try our best to make your experience memorable and unique. Soon we will be part of the ancestral houses tour this summer. We look forward to your visit again. More 

Manila
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

For those travelling to the beaches of Laiya, here's a restaurant that should not be missed! Found in a bahay na bato, the ancestral home of the owners, Cafeño's interiors reflect the menu- a respect for the past that beautifully brings it to the present. Their three-way takes on adobo are recommended, along with the fish with Cafeño sauce. They... More 

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Cafeno, Owner at Cafeno, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your cafeno experience. The cafe aims to promote local Batangueno dishes and other food items all home made in our kitchen and ingredients from our garden. We are part of the San Juan Heritage group which preserves ancestral houses and will soon open house tours this summer. Please visit us again. Thanks More 

Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

On our way back to Manila, my friends are very hungry so we looked for a nice place to eat lunch... I think this is the only nice place in the area that we found... The interior of the restaurant is very unique... Food is very good.. The service is also fast and waiters are very nice...

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Manila, Philippines
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My team and I had lunch at Cafeno in San Juan Batangas after our visit to Laiya beach. Interior - I absolutely loved the ambiance and feel of Cafeno. It is a small cafe located in an old Filipino Spanish home, decorated with antiques, quaint trinkets, and lovely local art from the area. Adorable paintings from local artists hung on... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I usually stop here before going home in Laiya. Kapeng barako with suman sa latik is a favorite. The coffee taste like the coffee served by my late grandfather during merienda and breakfast. Food is great too!

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Las Pinas, Philippines
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Cafeno surprisingly served very good pastries. Worth a try on your next trip in San Juan, Batangas. It is just across Purgold and in front of Petron.

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manila
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Ate an early lunch with my wife and kids this weekend. As recommended, we ordered the adobo flakes, arroz a la cubana, baked macaroni, iced barako coffee, and the cupcakes and tamales for dessert. While the arroz and baked mac were okay, it was the adobo flakes that rose to the occasion. Dried, flaked, and crisped to perfection, the adobo... More 

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Manila
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I like their food & the unique style of their furniture. Food is very good & very affordable. A lot of food selections & served with a twist. However, place is not that spacious & with limited parking area.

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Manila, Philippines
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I'd been here once before maybe 7 years ago. Though the food did not leave a lasting impression, I liked the look and feel of the place and was looking forward to another visit. Last Saturday, we stopped over for brunch on our way to the beach. I immediately noticed that it had been remodeled. The remodeling though looked a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: No.9 Cor General Luna and Rizal St. | Poblacion, San Juan, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Calabarzon Region  >  Batangas Province  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: 0435755161

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?