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E Rovira Dr | Dumaguete, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6200, Philippines
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Our resort driver (Antulang's driver) recommended we take our late lunch...
Our resort driver (Antulang's driver) recommended we take our late lunch here, it was very near the city airport, maybe 5 minutes away. It is like a diner type, really new and cozy. I know it's also a hotel or apartment or guest house of some type, but the name of the place escapes me. The restaurant is Gabby's, and their burgers and fries were good. The ambience was excellent, the staff just great. Do let me know once theyr'e on Trip, so I can give them the review they deserve.
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  • 19
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 13
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  • 6
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  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
I don't like it, I LOVE IT!..

When i arrived here to look for a hostel. I was amazed to see this artistic apartments and made me invite to come in their restaurant. The food is fair with its price. A place must check it out. Very good for eyes and taste.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
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Kanchanaburi, Thailand
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Hong Kong, China
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74 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Ate about seven meals at Gabby's Bistro and enjoyed each one. Recommend the ribs. The breakfast menu is quite varied and service is prompt. There is actual salad on the menu and it is quite good. If you ask for your food to be created a certain way (ie: no parmesan on the salad), your salad is delivered as you... More 

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Kanchanaburi, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

When i arrived here to look for a hostel. I was amazed to see this artistic apartments and made me invite to come in their restaurant. The food is fair with its price. A place must check it out. Very good for eyes and taste.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The juxtaposition of its interior design is cute. The place is very cozy. The pizza burger is an average. I was disappointed with the nonoy's fish and fries. The fish's batter was so thick which leaves the actual fish to be so small. I like how sloppy the fries are but it was swimming in oil. But I do love... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I have only visited the place once and immediately fell for it. When it comes to restaurant ambiance no doubt its a winner! its like every corner of the restaurant tells a story and a journey. There's just so much to see in their interiors and I love it. For the food since I was with my mama, we ordered... More 

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07081
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

If you're craving good American staples normally found at a TGIFriday's for a fraction of the price while in Dumaguete, Gabby's is a safe bet. The effort to look like a TGIFriday's is there, with a hodge podge of over-the-top Americana, and a menu that is just as loud. I had the pizza burger, which was served well-done, and it... More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Heaven! The food is just so delicious! Ordered the four sided pizza and the Fish and Chips. The home made tar sauce is very yummy! The place is so cozy. Esp during night time. Prices are reasonable. They even have a bottomless drink for only 50php. It couldn't get any better than that! My friend ordered the pesto chicken pasta.... More 

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Mandaluyong, Philippines
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

Writing this review real time. read previous reviews on this and was warned about not sitting outside as they tend to ignore people outside. first off, we were a big group of about 20 people. so even if we were seated outside, it should not have been a problem for the staff to notice us. Cons: they did not clean... More 

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Paranaque, Philippines
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Nice place to dine and have a few drinks. Mostly amercan/italian food. They have a wide variety of desserts that taste great. Their bar list especially beers are also various. Would have given a perfect score but their service is slow. Will come back here to try other meals on the menu

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Dumaguete City, Philippines
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Cheap place. The toasted bread was so dry, the butter was finally margarine, the bacon was replaced with spam ham (the one in can that is cheaper than any meat), and the juice were just from powder.

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Subic, Philippines
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We've been visiting Dumaguete for a few years now and have always passed on going to Gabby's. During this last trip we met some friends there for breakfast and had a very nice experience. The service was great, good food and with the extensive menu, we'll be back again to try more. The hotel portion of the facility also looked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: E Rovira Dr | Dumaguete, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6200, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Negros Island  >  Negros Oriental  >  Dumaguete City

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

Our resort driver (Antulang's driver) recommended we take our late lunch here, it was very near the city airport, maybe 5 minutes away. It is like a diner type, really new and cozy. I know it's also a hotel or apartment or guest house of some type, but the name of the place escapes me. The restaurant is Gabby's, and their burgers and fries were good. The ambience was excellent, the staff just great. Do let me know once theyr'e on Trip, so I can give them the review they deserve.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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