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94 Juana Osmena St., Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 32 253 5563
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Manila, Philippines
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 October 2016

ambience is very rustic / feels like dinning in a hacienda :) food is great ,service is superb. must try everything on the menu

Thank KelvinCo P
Cebu City, Philippines
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Whenever we have that craving for good Lengua, this is the place we gravitate to! And if our joints and U level permit it, we top if off with its Callos. Unfortunately, these past months, we have noticed a decline in its diners so we can only hope this stays open in spite of this downtrend.

Thank Maria Luisa C
Cebu City, Philippines
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117 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The place is very quiet and comfortable. It is a great place to have a dinner. Their food is yummy too.

Thank Chris C
Baden, Switzerland
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We just passed by and liked the appearance of the restaurant. The menu was also inviting and the appetizer was great. But the main dish didn't taste very well. So for us not a place to go back.

Thank Juerg_N
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Well..we did not try the resto..but what we got was some of their good stuff...their Dark Chocolate Belgian cookies...its a bit...i think the 300g is tagged for Php400 and the biggest for Php700.

Thank vcvaldez
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

The place is nice and quiet. We came to this restaurant for a dinner. The food is affordable, but the quantity of food per dishes is weak. Service is good.

1 Thank Bruno G
Cebu City
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I like that it's out of the way. The food is good. I like the ambience. We went there after we had a fun-run and the food serving is more than enough to satisfy a hungry runner.

1 Thank sonia028CebuCity
Makati, Philippines
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Stayed in the adjoining guest house (more to come on that awful experience) and had breakfast here both mornings. Coffee was terrible, portions were very small. Quality of food was okay. Service was quite good.

Thank Creyton M
Mandaluyong, Philippines
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2014

I loved looking around & the wall photos. The place is charming and quiet & good place to unwind after days of doing training. I have stopped eating beef but was persuaded to try the burger due to the reviews I have heard & read. And the reviews are correct. They serve one of the best burgers and if I... More 

Thank Veronica M
London, United Kingdom
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582 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 630 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2014

First meal in the Philippines. Actually (and unfortunately) the food was quite forgettable (however, I do remember the waiter constantly clearing his nose, yuk) - prawns were the best thing that we ate, smooth with flavour; the pasta bake, nothing to it really, and what there was was too salty; beef soup was also too salty and the boneless ribs... More 

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Restaurant Details

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US$ 2 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Juana Osmena St., Cebu City 6000, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Cebu City
  • Phone Number: +63 32 253 5563
Don Mertos Restaurant and deli offers continental cuisine, US and Australian steaks, Spanish-inspired dishes such as Callos & Lengua and our own Lola's favorites.

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