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Quezon Boulevard | Quiapo, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Happy to Get Another Bite of My Favorite Siopao

After hearing mass at the Quiapo Church I was craving for my favorite special siopao at Ma Mon Luk Restaurant. There were some buildings under renovation along Quezon Boulevard so I didn't find the restaurant right away. I was thinking maybe they have moved out or closed shop but when I inquired... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

After hearing mass at the Quiapo Church I was craving for my favorite special siopao at Ma Mon Luk Restaurant. There were some buildings under renovation along Quezon Boulevard so I didn't find the restaurant right away. I was thinking maybe they have moved out or closed shop but when I inquired from one of the sidewalk vendors I am... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Unclean place. Rude staff. Poor customer service. We visited this restaurant 2 weeks ago because it's been a while since the last time I tasted their mami and siopao. We arrived around 9 pm thinking that since it's past dinner time there would be less people. True enough, there were still people eating but a lot of tables were already... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Ma Mon Luk has been around for generations and as far as I know, their food still tastes the same. That being said, their Original Mami is to die for. It's the reason why people keep coming back. Also, it's been a part of Manila's food scene since the 1930s. It's an institution. The secret to this restaurant's success is... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

It was my first time to visit this restaurant, i was so excited to try the food because of the recommendations but i was so dissapointed, the restaurants was so messy ang daming maduming tables, tissues on the floor, we sat at the corner table and ask the crew to clean it up but the towel rug he's using was... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I was introduced to siopao and mami at this restaurant when I was still a kid. Mami was first discovered here (so they say). My family used to visit this place after hearing Sunday Mass at the Quiapo Church. During my college years at the University Belt I have to pass by this restaurant on my way home from school... More 

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Lipa City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

ever since my husband introduced me to this place, we always see to it that we visit the restaurant whenever we pass by quiapo. Kids nowadays would be craving for fast food but foodies, like us, crave for the authenticity of the ambiance, the mami and the humongous siopao of ma mon luk.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Since childhood siopao and mami the best na Comfort food as always!!! Everytime na nasa area kami ng quiapo hindi pwede hindi kumain sa ma mon luk...

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The restaurant has not modernized, still having that old Chinese tea house look with ceiling fans and no airconditioning. But the Siopao is still the same as it was 25 years ago when i started eating in this place. And to think that this is the original home of the Mami makes it more special. Just the smell of the... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

In a rainy evening, we decided to try this place. Ordered mami for me, taste was great but the bowl i think was too cold coz when it arrived the soup not too hot already. But i don't like to complain at it satisfies my tummy. Wifey ordered some dimsum and taste was great.

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Paranaque, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

not too impressed with Ma Mon Luk. Ordered the siopao and mami and these were only OK. Limited food choices also.

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Address: Quezon Boulevard | Quiapo, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Quezon Boulevard | Quiapo, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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