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Glass Wing, Ayala Museum G/F Greenbelt 4 - Ayala Center | Makati Ave. cor Dela Rosa St., Makati, Luzon 1224, Philippines
+63 2 757 3000
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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  • 19
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  • 30
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  • 7
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Food / Cocktails

A cafe / restaurant that doubles as an upmarket cocktail bar in the evenings. Have some good food here and reasonably priced.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Makati, Philippines
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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A cafe / restaurant that doubles as an upmarket cocktail bar in the evenings. Have some good food here and reasonably priced.

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Adelaide
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Stopped off here for a few drinks after visiting the museum. Lovely jazz band playing outdoors and a terrific atmosphere. A little on the pricey side but well worth the money

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Have been to M Cafe a few times over the past few years....its not improving. The menu is beyond the capability of any seasoned chef ie you sense you;re destined for mediocrity. Guess what? They delivered - consistently mediocre food. Service is confused. we had a group reservation for 6pm. It took them over an hour to prepare the table... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I came a decade ago and was pleased to see the place has survived intact, still clean, bright and modern. Food and drinks pleasing to the eye and palate. The Gin (pom pi?) drink was new, I loved it. Like other citrus, pomelo goes well with gin. Ukoy - a cake of little fried fish was a delicious accompaniment along... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The green mango iced tea is delicious, presentation is good, and the food is decent but it took the food a long time to come and they seem to be shortstaffed. Also, bathrooms are tiny.

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Bali, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The food, presentation and ambience are great. I just wish they would learn to serve food all at the same time. Our lunch came out at a trickle. Some had their food way ahead of the others. So we didn't end up eating all at the same time, or the earlier dishes would be cold.

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Eaten here about 6 times. Loved the food and service on first three visits. Disappointed the last three. In one occasion, the sparkling wine they served me was not chilled. Duh? Last December 2014, I ordered my favorite kare-kare, beef adobo, and pork binagoongan and noticed that the quality, taste, and serving size/portion have deteriorated. The pork binagoongan had 98%... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

M Cafe in Greenbelt 4, Makati City, Philippines is still one of the better restaurants in the metropolis. I joined the writers and staff of F&B World, a hospitality and food service focused bi-monthly magazine for our annual Christmas dinner and we were truly satisfied with each and every dish served us. The menu is exclusive for the Holidays. Among... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We visited for mid morning refreshments, fresh orange and fresh lemon juices and both were very good, inside seemed to be busy with early lunch customers. However, if you come here for a drink at night time, it's a completely different crowd and the place has a lot more buzz about it with predominantly thirty ish customers intermingling with some... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

very slow service had to ask 5 time for the change and it took 30 minutes to come great night out on thursday

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Glass Wing, Ayala Museum G/F Greenbelt 4 - Ayala Center | Makati Ave. cor Dela Rosa St., Makati, Luzon 1224, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Makati
  • Phone Number: +63 2 757 3000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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