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Payag Restaurant

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18 C.P.G. East Avenue, Tagbilaran City, Philippines
+63 38 501 9447
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tagbilaran City, Philippines
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Payag is good, but nothing special. Has all your typical pinoy dishes that are a touch more expensive. I felt the wait staff ignored me when I tried to order. This is also a chain restaurant.

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Thank washdsgn
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25 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very good dininv experience the first time we visited some 2 years ago so we really saw to it that we visit again this year... but i guess it will not be the same things next time we visit Bohol... The place (BQ mall) was not well maintained. Serving was not as good tasting as it used... More 

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Thank Debbie L
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurants has an ambiance like you are in the early 1960's or visited your lola's vintage house which I enioyed. Food here is very tasty however it seems that they have a few staff to accommodate the needs of everyone during the busy periods. There's no one available to attend with us and we even asked for the menu... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Taking the advise from Lonely Planet to eat here and we weren't disappointed. Tried the sizzling gambas, the calamaris and the spring rolls. All really good to eat. We had a 'tsokolate shake': this could have been better: just chocolatepowder with crushed ive. Still, the food made it all up!

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laguna, philippines
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373 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

We came at 4:30pm. They were open but lights were off; it could be more welcoming... But Food was very good- nice juicy chicken barbecue, fried chicken bottoms and pinakbet! Yum-yum! Aircon was nice and cool. Refreshing buko juice!

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Thank mamabelz
Tagbilaran City, Philippines
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

You know the place is like you are dine-in in an old beautiful country side house...very earthy. Food so delicious specially the chicken inasal... uh, don't forget to try halo-halo in a coconut shell---the best!

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Quezon City, Philippines
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64 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

My fiancé and I was like eating dinner at our grandparents mansion house. This place is a must to visit especially when you are a first-timer at Tagbilaran, Bohol. The BINAKHAW is a wow-oh-so-yummy I cannot resist kind of viand (or simply I just love kilawin so much haha!) Averagely recommended! 👍🏻👌🏻

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Boston, Massachusetts
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

This restaurant is known for their BBQs, and they did not disappoint. The BBQ was grilled upon placing the order. The marinated meat is tender and tasty. A delight for a simple dinner! We followed the waiter's recommendation and also ordered binakhaw (kilawain na isda-fish). It was delicious - a great blend of spicy, sweet, and salty flavors coating tender... More 

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Marikina
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

We spotted Jo's Chicken Inato at the ground floor of Island City Mall in Tagbilaran, Bohol. Although we were rushing to buy pasalubong, we can't resist not trying this famous inato of Bohol. We ordered a pecho with free rice and iced tea for 115.00. It was served to us after a few minutes and true enough, that inasal is... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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96 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Not a fancy restaurant. It is rather for quick lunch and comfy food. Next time I would rather order house recommended specials, not a fancy sounding dishes. Good, if you want to escape the local crowd gathering at the nearest mall.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Filipino, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 C.P.G. East Avenue, Tagbilaran City, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Bohol Province  >  Bohol Island  >  Tagbilaran City
  • Phone Number: +63 38 501 9447

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