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Cafe Tavera

Tavera corner Avancena St., Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
+63 82 221 3322
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“prawns” (7 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (7 reviews)
“kare kare” (7 reviews)
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Philippine, Seafood, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Tavera corner Avancena St., Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

Lunchtime. Very good seafood offered with a variety of dishes to choose from. Crabs, oysters, calamares, tuna, bangus aso. Nice atmosphere an friendly staff. Nice and clean place to enjoy a good seafood lunch.

Thank DagEG
Reviewed August 29, 2018

It was a full house so make sure to make a reservation. Cafe Tavera is a favorite of Davaoenyos. Aside from the shrimp balls, I like the fresh oyster platter. Yum. Seafoods are fresh and there is a wide array of food on the menu....More

Thank Medy1950
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Nice atmosphere, good service, and exceptional seafood choices. Will come back as soon as I can. We had crabs, pompano, seashells.. Very well done.

Thank Danilo R
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the restaurants frequented by locals and visitors. Whenever I visit Davao I always make it a point to swing by this place. This time I had my friends with me who are first timers in the area. You can pick fresh...More

Thank ritchcal
Reviewed August 7, 2018

This was the first place we ate when my friends and I went to Davao. Based on the reviews we've read, we wanted to try out why Cafe Tavera is considered one of the most popular restaurants in Davao. The restaurant is typical of a...More

Thank Maria Eliza Q. V
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The serving is good for sharing, delicious foods and so sulit for the price. Ideal for the whole family.

Thank acidp2016
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Despite the Spanish name, food was native, much like Dampa style. But it was top of the line. Service was fast, waiters were efficient despite the fact that there were 20+ of us. Order their dragonballs and salted egg prawns. They're to die for. I...More

Thank chenelyn c
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

I had fried Lapu-Lapu which was dry. The dragon balls were okay. The crab foo yung was very good. The vegetables in coconut cream was good. The tuna belly wasn’t the best I had in Davao. It was okay. It’s an average restaurant In Davao...More

Thank Tato_delanoriega
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Very good value, food is top notch, only really good chinese food in Davao, very clean, prompt service. I eat there often

Thank LovingDavao
Reviewed May 21, 2018

If you love seafood this is the place to eat, but be prepared to pay 💰 for they are sold by 100g so make sure you have it weighed before you order. Food choices are varied and palatable but little greasy. The service is good...More

Thank Calota1
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Budget about P500-P1,000/person depending on the food that you will be ordering
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tavera corner Avancena St., Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindanao  >  Davao del Sur Province  >  Davao City
  • Phone Number: +63 82 221 3322
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