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Arca's Yard Cafe

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777 Tiptop, Ambuclao Road, Baguio, Luzon, Philippines
+63 74 442 9706
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Manila, Philippines
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92 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there to have coffee and their sweet potato pie. Coffee was good but the sweet potato pie was just regular. The food looks good though. Too bad but we already have reservations in another restaurant for lunch. Place was away from the city crowd but the resto was quite full when we got there even if it was... More 

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Baguio, Philippines
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to spend with friends. Their food is delicious especially their pesto carbonara and camote pie but a little pricey. It was worth it, though :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service is horrible, with the staff not justifying reasons for delays. We waited for more than 1hr while customers came in, ordered food, ate - left, and new customers came in. Food was good, even though the only food we got a chance to taste was a smoothie and pumpkin soup. Please re-think your visit.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Quite far from the city center, but a a must visit if you prefer a quiet, peaceful place for a cup of coffee with nature feels. Don't expect much with the food though, nothing special with the taste. Unless I have a car and want a quiet place outside the busy city life, not worth going back. Good to visit... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

arca's yard is among baguio's hidden spots to dine and lodge... ive had the experience of staying here before and i wouldn't really recommend it for a number of reasons. 1. there is no proper parking. only parking is on the sidewalk. 2. there is no security personel, in case you're coming home late you have to close the gate... More 

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Thank Venture F
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Good place and ambiance. Kinda suffocating inside due to the smell and smoke while they're preping the food. The veranda offered a good view!

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Thank Jex S
Baguio, Philippines
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Food is not that good. The camote pie (which is highly recommended), without the ice cream is hardly edible. No parking space. You need to park by the road side. The ambience is okay. A lot of interesting items on display which showcase the rich culture of the people in the Cordillera. Service needs to be improved. We requested for... More 

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Thank Vjpimentel
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A haven for a quiet afternoon, Arca's Yard Cafe is a treasure trove of pleasant surprises. The decor was a mix of rustic meets 'library in the attic' - all very comforting and inviting. The menu was an interesting mix of dishes and drinks with Arca's Cloud Tea among its must try concoctions. They don't kid around with their heat... More 

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Thank DeeG257
Baguio, Philippines
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Most of the ingredients are gathered right at their backyard. Oriental salad is a must-try... you could also try their pasta and pies... I was not impressed with their rice meals though...

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Thank Shayne G
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Food is very affordable and tasty. Stayed there the whole afternoon since my trip back to Manila got cancelled. You can read there books to keep yourself entertained and just order coffee. :) Arca is a must visit! Recommend this place to several friends and they love it too!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Asian, Philippine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 777 Tiptop, Ambuclao Road, Baguio, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Cordillera Region  >  Benguet Province  >  Baguio
  • Phone Number: +63 74 442 9706

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