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Tatoy's Manokan and Seafoods

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Villa Beach | Santo Nino Sur, Iloilo City, Iloilo Province 5000, Philippines
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07:30 - 21:30
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Makati, Philippines
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71 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Jointly celebrated my parents birthday here. Sitting god for a large group was a breeze, for bigger groups, prior reservation is needed especially during lunch and weekends. Service is very professional and quick. the only downside is that after the meal the beach breeze and the fullness of your tummy makes you want to sleep.:) A must try are their... More 

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Thank NinoLeeZhongPing
Valencia City, Bukidnon, Philippines
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8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hands down, this is the place which serves the best grilled chicken in Iloilo, and perhaps, the whole country. The chicken served in this restaurant is a must eat for any tourist visiting Iloilo. It is not the usual poultry variety but the native stock called "bisaya" which is first marinated in a solution containing vinegar, achuete, lemongrass, among others.... More 

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Thank FredYap
Iloilo City, Philippines
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I brought my cousins from Manila and from the States to have lunch here last week. We were quite late for lunch as we came back from out of town tour. However, the staff were fast to recommend and get our orders. The air conditioned pavilion was perfect as it was humid outside. We ordered native chicken grilled, lechon kawali,... More 

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Thank Althea-CZ
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food are display on their counter however there are no prices indicated on the food. You need to ask for the price and the lady who took our order did not properly assist us. After ordering, the food arrived quickly but disappointed on their sinigang which was not worth the price. The talaba is great but the baked oyster has... More 

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Thank Johanna S
South San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh seafood so and high quality and taste are prepared in Tatoy's.excellent place for family bonding.

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Thank marinadolar
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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229 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was avg. Nothing that wow you. Same with break through. Paid 3t plus for 6 people. Fresh sea crab. That's the best thing about this place. 130 peso each. Worst is sisig. All fat. No one touched it. Crab meat 350 peso alot of peeled crab meat but not fresh. Native chicken not good. As a 1st timer... More 

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Thank Gordonchef
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their kilawin and baked talaba were to die for! We will be back for sure if ever go back to iloilo. I want to try their native chicken.

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Iloilo City, Philippines
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I thought seafoods are created equal, but not with how Tatoy's prepare its own. The foods are all fresh, of high quality, and taste delicious! The grilled managat fish is heavenly! And the kinilaw na tangigue is simply mouth-watering good, u can almost finish up everything in it. I highly recommend a visit to Tatoy's when in Iloilo City, one... More 

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Thank gila1006
Singapore
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560 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was taken to this restaurant by a local. Good selection of local foods. We ordered several dishes to include seafood and meat. Crispy lechon was good, as was the fish - divided in two - half barbecued and half put into soup. A native chicken was very flavourful. The restaurant was almost full and the food clearly very flavoursome. Spent... More 

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Thank Nigel G
Iloilo City, Philippines
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

are you craving for the best baked talaba in Iloilo? As a true-blooded Ilonggo, I assure you that their baked talaba is the best I have indulged so far. Fresh as it should be, the creamy and cheesy flavor got me right there. Will always love their food!!! xx

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Philippine, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:30 - 21:30
Saturday
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Beach | Santo Nino Sur, Iloilo City, Iloilo Province 5000, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Panay Island  >  Iloilo Province  >  Iloilo City

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