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“The "NO" Tap room” 1 of 5 stars
Review of The Gustavian - CLOSED

The Gustavian
i Paseo Saturnino | Mafria Luisa Road, Banilad, Cebu City, Philippines
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Cuisines: Filipino
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Telephone + 63 32 344 7653
Manila, Philippines
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126 reviews 126 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
“The "NO" Tap room”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

Been there for the taps as the name suggested, apparently "the San Miguel Brewery is out of stock" which means the staff has no clues on what to say or what went wrong. It has been out of service from some months which says a lot about the management...

Bottled beers is overpriced. Pass you way unless you want to join the crowd of posers

Visited January 2013
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Norwegian first
  • Any
English first
Bangkok
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“good place, reliable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Good western food with a Spanish leaning. Steaks and seafood are reliable. Service can be patchy but usually staisfactory. The deli is very well stocked.

Visited November 2012
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Cebu Island, Philippines
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Ruined my Thanksgiving Dinner, what where they thinking!”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

I Have been here 2 years past for Turkey on Thanksgiving and it was excellent, got seated and then it was all downhill from there .Ordered a screwdriver drank it and figured out it had no vodka in it, told the waitress and got not adjustment on the bill. So went up to the buffet to see at the carving table a very small turkey that had been carved into very small pieces what was left of it so I thought I would wait for the next one to come out of the oven. 45 minutes later it arrived, then the carver figured out it wasn't fully cooked, so back to the oven it went. I told the carver I wanted a drumstick, In the meantime one of the staff was taking pictures of the customers dining which I thought was very strange, and the rest of the staff where watching me and my wife excessively!So 30 minutes more pasted by then the manager appeared at my table
with a plate of chopped up turkey slices with skin on it, I said to him I requested a drumstick and he said they had removed the bone! So rather than wait for another turkey to come out I ate it a half of it was fatty meat which I never ate. My wife had a fruit bowl, and she said there was hardly any milk in it, we looked for deserts like they had in previous years and none where to found! And where the next turkey came out, it was small also and maybe 10 people where inline l waiting like I was all this time. In years past the owner a German man was present but was nowhere to be found, maybe this place changed hands but at all cost STAY AWAY from this of HORRIBLE place!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
    • 1 of 5 stars Food
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Calumpang
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Very good food and service!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

They have a broad menu of western and asian foods. The buffet has a rich collection of different kind of food and fruits.

  • Visited May 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Cebu City, Philippines
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Great food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Looking for some good Italian but have friends who want some good local food - this is your place - local fare is not cheap. We ate outside in the rain - nice breeze - good wine and good food.

Visited October 2012
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