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Cafe Ilang-Ilang

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Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park Manila, Philippines, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
527-0011
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
"Good Selection"

I've eaten here about 4-5 times already for a variety of occasions. From business meetings to family dinners. Cafe Ilang-Ilang has a wide range of food that ranges from all over the world. The dessert section is also fantastic. I've tried sitting down at different areas/sections of Ilang-Ilang and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
Bent G
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Makati, Philippines
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Makati, Philippines
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152 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I've eaten here about 4-5 times already for a variety of occasions. From business meetings to family dinners. Cafe Ilang-Ilang has a wide range of food that ranges from all over the world. The dessert section is also fantastic. I've tried sitting down at different areas/sections of Ilang-Ilang and it's only at the private room where I haven't done so.... More 

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Philippines
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The food is great and Filipino Cuisine as well. They also serve breakfast buffet. A place for fine dining- ala carte and buffet with Filipino tastes. Must try not just for hotel guests but also for visitors or tourists as well.

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QC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I would say this is one of the go to hotel buffets, lots of choices from japanese,italian,western dishes, salads, desserts... expensive but yummy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

If you want to enjoy an exquisite buffet of several different cultural cuisines, put Cafe Ilang-Ilang at the top of your list. If I recall, there are nine different buffet areas with a wide range of expertly prepared and presented selections. We were a large party celebrating a special occasion and between the group, I don't think there was a... More 

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Las Pinas, Philippines
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The newly renovated Cafe Ilang-ilang in Manila Hotel left me very satisfied with the international variety of food they serve. Add to this, the ways they present the food really whet my appetite and satisfy my admiration for the food art.I started with the various Japanese sushi which are very delectable, followed by the mouth-watering sirloin steak really prepared to... More 

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guam
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great buffet selection, in a garden setting. Service was slow when ordering from the menu, but otherwise OK.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

It supersedes all the hotel restos I've been too, food selection and elegance of the place, service and price, all commendable! They even have abalones in their Chinese station! Love that! The ambiance is very intimate, very quiet. Love, love, love it!

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Manila
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

It's a far cry from what it was years ago and our family enjoyed the food tremendously during lunch. The ambiance has great improved and has a relaxed atmosphere. There is a wide variety from Japanese, Chinese, Asian, Continental Cuisine and a great dessert selection as well. You really have to go around and explore to see all the available... More 

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Chantilly, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We ate here for lunch once and breakfast each day and the food was all very good and the service was top notch. The breakfast buffet is HUGE! You will love it.

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Makati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Cafe Ilang2x surpassed my expectation. They really serve the best Kare-Kare and palabok. Big servings and helpful staff. They deserve to be called as Manila's best hotel to stay and dine. They also have their buffet meal at 11am to 2pm.

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Address: Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park Manila, Philippines, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
Phone Number: 527-0011
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila

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  • Address: Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park Manila, Philippines, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila
  • Phone Number: 527-0011

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