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The Lobby at Manila Peninsula Hotel

Filipino, Asian, Contemporary
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Ayala Avenue, Makati, Luzon, Philippines
63 2 887 2888 Ext 6759
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Calgary, Canada
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After spending a day of touring around the Green Belt mall, stopped in for a cold one. There was a group of musicians on the second level playing some fantastic music (not to loud - I was able to converse with a colleague). The atmosphere was so relaxing.

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Plymouth Meeting, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

it was a rainy evening and I was looking for a quick sandwich for dinner. I had the club sandwich which was quite good. It even came with French Fries. There was a string quartet in the main lobby which added to the ambiance. I was in and out in a short amount of time, while still having a good... More 

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Eastvale
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only do you get to enjoy delicious entrees, you get to experience it while listening to an orchestra play popular tunes in their own cover, as did the pianists. Very talented. The kids REALLY loved their burger, super flavorful! I loved their ‘PAMORA’ CHICKEN ARROZ CALDO! Recommended!

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Thank JuoM
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16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We go here every week to unwind and to relax, the food is expensive and overpriced but the best part of your stay here is the ambiance, the music and the service!

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Thank Marvin C
San Francisco, California
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Had breakfast, lunch and dinner in the lobby. This place is fancy and extravagant at the same time. Expect to have white glove service during your dinning experiences. A pianist or orchestra might be serenading you during your dinning stay. The whole ambiance is upscale and worth the experience. Also tried the breakfast buffet which is the better buffets then... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

We were at The Lobby for a meeting. Love the ambience of this 40 year old charming property! We tried the afternoon tea set, love the raisin scones and there were a wide selection of TWGTea! The chips and salad is also delicious and we were there from 3 - 7pm! It was a great place to meet, eat and... More 

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The restaurant in the lobby is simply amazing. Had dinner here twice and there was an orchestra playing classical music. The place is pretty classy. Ordered a steak for dinner (1,500 pesos, or $33 at that time) and it was one of the best steaks I have ever had plus the price is a bargain compare to the best steakhouses... More 

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Thank Ren C
Park City, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

What an unbelievable experience I had with our group. Finest of Fine Dining. Special 5 course menu that Chef made especially for us. Perfect wine pairings. Every items was better than the next. Excellent servies!

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Thank Marshmallowmumma
Manila, Philippines
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Grandest lobby in Manila... from lofty ceilings to well spaced tables allowing the luxury of space and privacy to your guests... Our guests and I had the smoked salmon which was average, service was attentive.

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Thank Merril Y
Garland, Texas
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

It's a good place to have a light meal, while listening to a live jazz band. Food is great and affordable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Filipino, Asian, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ayala Avenue, Makati, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Makati
  • Phone Number: 63 2 887 2888 Ext 6759

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?