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Barbara's

Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
+63 5274086
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (16 reviews)
“halo halo” (6 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
CUISINES
Philippine, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What I liked: - the ‘old Manila’ theme - reasonably-priced buffet with my favorite Filipino and Spanish food - good service - clean restrooms

Thank Ernesto L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a happy place. Warm, friendly welcoming. A wide variety of local food, tasty and an excellent show of Philippine culture. Come with an open mind to enjoy the local, tropical foods. The bananas (plantains for us). One of my favourite foods!!! I was...More

Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and show was very very good. I just wish that they could strategically change the location for buffet setup 1. It's just along the entrance 2. The space is so narrow that the line is a mess 3. Dont place tables near area...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best asset of this place is the decoration (which is amazing and colonial, really cozy and confortable), the house it is hosted and the band formed by 3 guys that go from table to table singing and playing amazing songs. The food itself is...More

Thank Jéssica K
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We met friends here and had dinner and a show. The Buffet was OK, I liked the crispy pork. the dancing was good however it was tainted by a male dancer who seemed to be trying to kiss the female dancers. The ending was fantastic...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Reasonably priced limited selection buffet pulls the crowds, the short buffet table gets quite messy. The dinner performance is quick, no stage to offer proper viewing.

Thank MayetRomero
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I have no idea how this rated top 10 in manila for restaurants. Bottom 10 maybe. The food was horrendous. I have had better food in one of the local mall food courts. Insipid food. Oily. Poor flavours. I know it is buffet food, but...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

The choices are not that much compared to the usual buffets but all of the food I tried was really yummy. Pair that with the great homey rustic ambiance, you will really enjoy dining here. Now I have a new go-to resto in Manila for...More

Thank KaoriNaj
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This was the second time that my Philippine-American Spouse and I got to enjoy dining at Barbara's Restaurant (located in Intramuros (a historic Spanish Restaurant within Intramuros). Barbara’s Restaurant features a Luncheon Buffet complete with various types of salads and dressings, various Philippine Dishes and,...More

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We found the place while looking for a possibility to have dinner in the area. + folk dance show in the evenings, with local filipino dances from different regions + live band + historic building + Spanish-Filipino cuisine + VISA is accepted - buffet quality...More

Thank Sven F
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Mole_the_traveller
20 April 2017|
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Response from Kriszy T | Reviewed this property |
No but they do respond quickly to facebook messenger.
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Response from suhel2016 | Reviewed this property |
No promos it's fixed price .. Prices mentioned on website
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Response from gerdfj | Reviewed this property |
hello everyone, I just walked in without reservation. since only now the semana santa (easter) is high season, maybe reservation is necessary, but outside this week, think you can walk in easily. best greetings. Gerd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila
  • Phone Number: +63 5274086
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