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IFT Educational Restaurant

Colina de Mong-Ha, Macau, China
853-28515222
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Ranked #6 of 368 Restaurants in Macau
4.5 of 5 stars 128 Reviews
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $20
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Hong Kong
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

The restaurant serves as a training place for the Macau's Institute for Tourism Studies. Don't be fooled by this as you would be served as if you're in a high end restaurant. We had dinner there. The place is warm and friendly. We had scallop and black pork pie as appetizer. They are very good and a must try. As... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Yes cheap wine list and some are drinkable as well. Average food at above average prices. Overbearing service , cant take a sip of water and someone will come refill. No atmosphere, loud family crowd /gatherings. No music. Need to walk 15 minutes to catch a return taxi.

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Upwey, Victoria, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The IFT Educational Restaurant is attached to Macau's Institute for Tourism Studies to provide the opportunity for students to experience the art of serving in a high quality restaurant environment. The result is a very exclusive setting for a memorable meal, an excellent and reasonably priced wine list of exclusively Portuguese wines, and a wide ranging menu covering both Portuguese... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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100 reviews 100 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Service is inexperienced. Well, they are there to learn - it is a learning institution after all. Deco is not very sophisticated, except of the wine cellar - show room, perhaps. Overall the restaurant lacks warmth, soul and character. The food is the highlight, more people should come and try it. Wonderful and inexpensive black angus sirloin 740g at 500... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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62 reviews 62 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

One of the better places I've dined in in Macau. Serving modern-style Macanese and Western-inspired dishes, good presentation, correct end result. Place decor also commendable.

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Beijing, China
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Have been here with my wife a couple of times. We liked it. Good experience, very good food, nice to see people who really seem to be wanting to serve you and enjoy your meal. Ever changing menu means it's never dull, differing themes, enjoy!

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Robertson
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172 reviews 172 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We were not even aware of this place until we booked into the adjacent pousada (inn). You have to book ahead as it is very popular. The staff were able to squeeze us in for lunch and it was well worth it. A wide variety of beautifully cooked and presented food including local Macanese (fusion) dishes were on offer. The... More 

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Macau
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

This place is popular, so you will have to plan ahead if you want to eat here. The food is consistently wonderful. You won't regret a hike up the hill. I recommend the business lunch set, but if that's too much food for you, the lobster bisque is always a winner. The African chicken is delightful. The duck appetizer is... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Great restaurant in an unexpected place. Quite and very modern and stylish. Proves are not cheap for an educational restaurant but the quality is very good. There is no lack of staff because there is normal staff devour staff and students. Try to come for the happy hour before your dinner to get done good deals on cocktails and spirits.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The set lunch is around $200 macau dollars, soup, appetizer, freshly baked bread, main course plus desert as much as you can eat... Reservation is a must, always fully booked!

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Address: Colina de Mong-Ha, Macau, China
Phone Number: 853-28515222
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Macau Region  >  Macau
Average Prices: USD 8 - 20

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