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Behind the church, Dauis, Philippines
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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Great food! I ordered their chicken adobo but it was good. Though the service may be slow. But you can kill time appreciating the scenery, taking pictures, going to the ruined church.

Thank crazeee
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

This restaurant is situated adjacent to the Our Lady of the Assumption Church (Señora de la Asunción) and sits under where the Sisters reside. Consequently, no beer is served, but red & white wine is served. Our dinner was prepared well and had fresh ingredients ... nicely priced and the wait staff was very friendly and courteous. One can sit... More 

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Marikina, Philippines
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101 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2014 via mobile

Hidden inside the Dauis Church Complex is a Restaurant worth going to and that is the Cafe Lawis. Everything we ordered was just delicious. The service was worth noting. The ambience calming and relaxing. What better way to eat then under a acacia tree with the sea as your backdrop. We ordered their adobo, humba and grilled fish. All delicious... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2014

It has great location just at the back of Dauis Church. Huge tree at the center of the whole dining area. Since the ambiance and the cafe itself looks awesome, I decided to give it a try. I ordered adobo and chocolate souffle for dessert. Adobo is too plain nothing exceptional. I tried varieties of adobo dishes in entire country... More 

Thank pack_go_travel
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2013 via mobile

This is the sort of place that it feels good to support! A beautiful old building behind the church in Dauis has been put to good use as cafe, museum, craft shop. Good pitstop if touring Panglao or southern Bohol. We stopped by in the day and bought some nice cookies and then came back for a valentines dinner. The... More 

Thank aliceontheroad

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Philippine, Asian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind the church, Dauis, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Bohol Province  >  Panglao Island  >  Dauis

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