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All 73 Tagaytay Restaurants

Restaurant Verbena

Discovery Country Suites, 300 Calamba Road | San Jose, Tagaytay, Luzon, Philippines
+63 2 529 8172
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Ranked #11 of 73 Restaurants in Tagaytay
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Makati, Philippines
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335 reviews 335 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This spot offers dishes in keeping with this ridge town. Its dark wood decor with al fresco balcony tables is consistent with its theme of serving good international dishes. I particularly like the Lucban Longganisa Risotto and the Angus Steak.

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Paranaque, Philippines
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The cheese and wine spread during happy hour delighted our group before our main course was served. Looking forward to more specialties from your chef!

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Manila, Manila, Philippines
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62 reviews 62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We usually go to Antonio's, but thank heavens we tried it here Everything was perfect. The ambiance, food and service. Mozzarella cheese pot, arugula salad, seafood sampler, Angus steak, croqueta de tinapa- all very good.

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Discovery_Leisure_Co, Manager at Restaurant Verbena, responded to this review

Dear Loren P, Thank you very much for sharing your post about your visit to Restaurant Verbena, I guess you have heard that we are currently closed for renovation. The good news is that you will soon be able to visit us when we re-open Restaurant Verbena in August.. Aside from the new interiors, I am sure our Chef Celmar... More

Suzhou, China
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Although a bit pricey compared to other restaurants we visited in the Philippines, the food at Verbena was very good, comparable with counterparts in Europe.

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Discovery_Leisure_Co, Manager at Restaurant Verbena, responded to this review

Dear Bor1s, Greetings from Restaurant Verbena! Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions on Restaurant Verbena. We admit that our menu selection is a little up market. This is because of the skill. meticulous care and premium ingredients that go into each culinary creation that comes out of our kitchen. Our commitment to culinary excellence has made... More

Gran Canaria, Spain
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50 reviews 50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014 via mobile

Interesting menu, the caprese salad was good, but with a too strong dressing and lacked freshness. The ribeye steak for 2 that was served, was too well done to be medium and slightly dry with a 2peppercorn sauce that frankly kills the meat. They served delicious fresh juices with the meal and service was impeccable. I guess the kitchen need... More

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Quezon City, Philippines
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

The best seller food for me is the black truffle risotto. It's a simple non pretentious dish and yet, it has packed all the wonderful flavors. I feel no guilt eating this dish. If i go back to Tagaytay, I will definitely order this again. We have also ordered the Lucban longganisa risotto, it's also very good but after eAting... More

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dallas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

My most recent visit was for breakfast - boyfriend's birthday celebration. We ordered a bottle of champagne straight away. This is really my only complaint, it took our server about 15 minutes to bring it out. I asked 3 times and they said they were "preparing it". Ooookay, just hand me the bottle and I'll open it? We didn't want... More

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Manila, Philippines
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Too busy to plan & think of a place to eat while in Tagaytay...it's my sure fire choice! A small, simple but elegant place with a view to boot! Ambience perfect for that romantic dinner for 2 (especially if staying overnight/weekend, the management & staff don't draw any limit to their pampering), or even for big group of friends out... More

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Manila, Philippines
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65 reviews 65 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Small, intimate restaurant with a great view of the lake. We were able to try some of their breakfast, lunch and dinner offerings since we had an overnighter at the hotel and decided to eat all our meals at the restaurant. There were some hits and misses in their food but overall it was good. Food can be pricey. They... More

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Manila, Philippines
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121 reviews 121 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I love the dressing of their salad. It’s fresh and you can even ask them to prepare another one just incase the first serving is not fit for your taste. Their steak is too die for. It’s moist and is cooked to perfection.

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