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Departure Level Mactan CebuSubdivision | Domestic & International Airport, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
+63 32 340 3366
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Surigao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I when ever we are in Cebu always go and eat here. They have great USDA steaks and wine selection is wonderful service is always good they recently remodeled and it looks really nice. I would recommend here anytime you're in Cebu for business for pleasure a great place to do.

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Thank Davidmonette
Manila, Philippines
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233 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

I always go here for their coffee and grilled frank sandwich. Food remains the same, service is getting worse. Staffs chat loudly, lot of noise from their kitchen, some even sings aloud. You expect peaceful ambiance but this place is like a school cafeteria. Worse, their wifi limits you to few mins connection only. Will go back here but will... More 

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Thank MikeCarmona
Manila, Philippines
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

Situated inside the departure area, tinderbox is an oasis for the weary travellers who want to chill because of a delayed flight. You can never go wrong with the glass of Cabernet grilled peppered chicken panini and a selection if cheeses from different parts of the world. Did I say service was also impeccably efficient. For most of us who... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

If your looking for a good imported meat and wines this is the place for you. Great ambiance and a place to relax

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Thank keith m
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

what's not to love?? if you like social drinking and having a good time with friends this is the place! the food is great and i love their grocery section. great for buying gifts

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Thank Beeven
Manila
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201 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2012

We stayed here for 5 hrs due to Zest Air flight delay. In this 5 hours, we have ordered a lot. The only dish I can remember is the hungarian sausage as the rest was quite ordinary. We liked the ambiance though. The best dining option in the airport. Their chairs were from the famous design Kenneth Cobunpue. I believe... More 

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KL
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2012

It is the place for meats and wine lovers. You can even dined in the back room surrounded by bottles of wines. You can order many imported meat products of the 'grocery' counter and have them serve as cold plate (appetizer). Menu - must try the fish dish and the ribs! Yummy!

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Thank Simon S
Cebu City, Philippines
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110 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2012

Love the food served in this place. super delicious! The service crew are well trained and polite. Place has very nice ambience though the price is a little pricey.

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1 Thank Tetreg
Cebu City, Philippines
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2011

I like this restaurant. Its really nice. Best part is the deli though. If you need something special or a good bottle of wine, this is a good place to go.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Departure Level Mactan CebuSubdivision | Domestic & International Airport, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Mactan Island  >  Lapu Lapu
  • Phone Number: +63 32 340 3366

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?