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Chika-an sa Cebu

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168 Ouano Avenue, North Reclamation Area | Enclave Bldg.A - 1-4 Parkmall, Mandaue, Philippines
420-9221
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Filipino food at great cebuano prices

Hungry with family. it never fails to satisfy your stomach from the Tinola na Manok (Chicken soup) to the lechon kawali and calamares. your hunger will disappear thanks to the affordable dishes from Chika-an.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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cebu
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Hungry with family. it never fails to satisfy your stomach from the Tinola na Manok (Chicken soup) to the lechon kawali and calamares. your hunger will disappear thanks to the affordable dishes from Chika-an.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

The location average, the restaurant is croweded with limited space. The food is good and tasty The service, now we have a problem here because the service is slow.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I had dinner with my kids in this restaurant. The food prices are affordable and the viands are just what we wanted.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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175 reviews 175 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The food is affordable with wide variety to choose from. We've been into this restaurant in the 2nd week Jan 2015 (SM City location) before Sinulog together with our previous office mates (a balibayan from Singapore) for a dinner. The food is nice...grilled squid, mongoes, grilled tuna belly, sizzling bangus, crispy pata and a lot more. What we need is... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

1. Entered the restaurant, nobody greeted us, nobody accommodate us, no crew help us find our seats 2. No one gave us the menu, until such that we asked for it after 10mins (self service menu, I took one at the entrance where menus were the menus are piled) 3. Crew members seem to lack customer service training (some are... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Nice location but price is very expensive for the food quality served. Slow service. Servers not paying attention and had to be called ~4x.

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Lapulapu City Cebu
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This is the first time my husband and I tried their Parkmall branch. The first thing I noticed was that it was not crowded considering it was a Friday night. We ordered their Sinigang na Hipon, Rellenong Talong, and turon. I love their turon. For those who don't know, turon is banana and jackfruit wrapped in lumpia wrapper then topped... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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261 reviews 261 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Ate here for lunch on a rainy day. All the food we ordered was good and authentic. The bangus was good, the pork was good and the soup was good. Dining room was comfortable. I enjoyed it.

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Virginia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

After four years of visiting Cebu for a total of many weeks, this is my favorite authentic Philippine restaurant. While it is quite similar to the Golden Cowrie restaurant chain, I find that Cinka-an has the edge. This restaurant has a great assortment of Philippine dishes and they generally seem to be tasty and done right. For instance, this restaurant... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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269 reviews 269 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

A very popular restaurant with locals, coz they can get local (Cebuano/Phil) food. The menu offers a good range of dishes, though to a non local, some need explaining, so suggest do as I do, let a local order all the food, and you wont be disappointed. The food was hot and very tasty. The service was a little slow,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 168 Ouano Avenue, North Reclamation Area | Enclave Bldg.A - 1-4 Parkmall, Mandaue, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Mandaue
  • Phone Number: 420-9221

Price and Cuisine

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

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