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The Frazzled Cook and His Dazzling Dishes

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916 Luna Mencias Street | Additional Hills, Mandaluyong, Luzon, Philippines
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Description: Telephone + 63 2 782 5980.

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Eclectic Restaurant

The Frazzled Cook restaurant, which used to be located in Mandaluyong, has moved to the Tomas Morato area, specifically along Scout Gandia street. Since we live near the area, we decided to try it out. The place had ample parking space and the interior is eclectic - mismatched tables and chairs... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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Quezon City, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We were actually on our way to Mario's when I saw The Frazzled Cook along the same road. Remembering how I used to pass by their now-closed resto near Shaw, and intrigued by their name, I decided to try it out. We ordered the garlic cheese stacks for starters. My mom, during the course of eating, pulled out a strand... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I loved the wagyu salpicao and the truffle pasta. The wagyu salpicao was melt-in-your-mouth delicious. I can come back for this. They spared no expense in the truffle pasta because you could readily smell the truffle. The potato canape was a big let down though. Stay away from this starter! I felt that starter was very pretentious. They should improve... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

The Frazzled Cook restaurant, which used to be located in Mandaluyong, has moved to the Tomas Morato area, specifically along Scout Gandia street. Since we live near the area, we decided to try it out. The place had ample parking space and the interior is eclectic - mismatched tables and chairs. Even lighting was mismatched. We ordered the sizzling squid... More 

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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

This weird little restaurant with its antique-shop/junkshop decor is a must-do. It is hard to find on a narrow little one-way street and the waiters lack confidence and skill but the atmosphere and food make it really worthwhile. I loved the sizzling squid and the ribs. It is really a sort of euro-american homestyle cuisine but done in a fresh... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

This is a place like no other. The ambiance is just so cozy one can quickly feel right at home. Maybe this is due to their random furniture and yellow light that creates this little house of delight. Food is great, whatever you order is great! I love their iced tea and their signature pizza where you drizzle it with... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

This restaurant tucked in a one-way side street near Shaw Boulevard serves some really great dishes that makes you want to come back for more. Ambience is very homey with eclectic furnitures. Parking is available within the restaurant compound. We wanted to eat at an early time to avoid the rush of Father's Day revellers and this restaurant came up... More 

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Mandaluyong, Philippines
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

I love Frazzled Cook to bits! I will definitely eat here over and over again! Salpicao was lala-love and so was the pumpkin soup. :) Must admit it's a bit pricey but I love the place and the food! :)

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Manila, Philippines
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

I had a chance to taste this restaurant after a reccomendation from a good friend. The place was cozy with chairs that are totally different somewhat like a clean but antique furniture shop. We ordered spicy chicken kabab, spicy lamb kabab, squid salad and the rib eye steak. Food was presented well but for its price it was pricey. Rib... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

When i saw this secret resto from the net, i quickly searched for some reviews and planned my visit with my boyfriend. When we found the place, it was interesting becoz the area is not a typical busy street so absolutely it is quiet and sort of a relaxing dinner. We were greeted by this friendly gentleman and led us... More 

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ca
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Heard about this place before but only had the chance to visit lately. I was not surprised by how many good reviews this quaint restaurant have had over the years! Food was great especially the pizza caprese and beef salpicao and pancak ala mode. Homemade Ice tea was more on the sweet side. The staff were very kind and accomodating.... More 

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Address: 916 Luna Mencias Street | Additional Hills, Mandaluyong, Luzon, Philippines
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Mandaluyong
Cuisine: International

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 916 Luna Mencias Street | Additional Hills, Mandaluyong, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Mandaluyong

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

Description

Telephone + 63 2 782 5980.

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