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Dining at Makati Shangri-La Manila


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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US$ 50 - US$ 60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Philippine, Asian, International
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had valentines dinner here, food was excellent as always, lovely atmosphere, friendly staff and of course beautiful surroundings. I had dinner there another evening also, excellent too. Would highly recommend!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MaryLoct2015
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Buffet has lots of options, meaty western stuff, sushi, desert. Some of it is a bit cold though, they need to turn up the heating pads, who wants cold ribs?

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Seattle_Sushi
Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

We dined with friends at Sage Bespoke Grill for a steak that was greatly overdue. They serve some of the best steaks in Manila. The restaurant is comfortable and well spaced out between tables. While the atmosphere is casual it is still classy. The staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AdamSimmo
Reviewed 22 January 2019 via mobile

We are family of 6, 4 adults and 2 kids 2,9 Date visited: December 30, 2018 Dine in: Breakfast The line was too long because it was Holiday. The food was delicious, specially the fried rice, the selection of food was few unlike in Edsa...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank meandmyhandwriting
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Trip Advisor rates The Heat #1 in the area, and you won’t question why. Superb staff, and amazing variety of spectacular food for every palate and every nationality - breakfast, lunch and dinner. Visit The Heat at least once while you’re in the Makati area....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank aHistoryTeacher
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

My family are regulars at Circles but what I'm impressed with is they still remember me even if I go there without my family. They provide me with the same service I receive from them if I go with my friends.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mslgaudier
Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

The choices of food at Circles are great and a wide variety offered. But the taste and quality have gone down. Staff not friendly nor attentive. I had to request for a coffee refill three tines before it came. For the price of the meal,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jin V
Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

Our overnight stay included breakfast and it was one we lookes forward to considering we enjoyed our previous outings. First, before we entered, expectations are managed by way of illustration of the buffet traffic depending on the hour of visit (8am onwards is busiest). We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Aveeno1991
Reviewed 22 December 2018

Definitely not Shangri-La quality - a big disappointment compared to my previous Shangri-La experiences. We would recommend to have your breakfast in some other hotel. + Wide offering for tasting different cuisines + Fresh fruit options + Sushi quality + Garden view - Cold bakeries...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FreedivingAdventurer
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Circles is a big disappointment. They have the best location , good staff but bad food. It is a 2 or three star rating. Wake up guys! During those years it was once the best!

Date of visit: December 2018
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MamiLove V
25 February 2018|
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Response from Isonhaug | Reviewed this property |
Do not think so at the buffet. But there is other great restaurants in the hotel. I would ask them.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Charles K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for late reply. Someone else has answered below. My nails are included in the package to stay at the hotel. They usually are for special deals depending on the time of year. It's always a great place to stay or... More
21 March 2017|
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Response from Red C | Reviewed this property |
Varies between P1000 to P1500. The sea food specials are the most expensive but well worth the price. Lobster, mussels clams Large shrimp. Eat all you can. Highly recommended.
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