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Alba Restaurante Espanol

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Tomas Morato and Scout Lozano Streets, Quezon City, Luzon, Philippines
925-1912
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09:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:30
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Vancouver, Canada
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148 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here on a sunday afternoon and we were not dissapointed with the food. It was busy as there was a bday celebration going on. The buffet selections was good and the price reasonable for the quality. It was a nice cozy place and even a bit crowded getting to the buffet table and back. But good service all... More 

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Antipolo City, Philippines
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Had dinner here today. The place looked nice and the ambiance was great. There were also musicians who helped make the experience more memorable. Food was good, too. The cochinillo wasn't that crispy but it was good. Especially loved the paella. eating here made me forget all about my diet. The staff were also very attentive and always came to... More 

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Thank Xeng M
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Once again a night of Spanish tapas, comidas, and postres! First time to dine here at night, ambiance was good, live musicians, the food of course was great, and excellent service. Choco flan was so good. A note for improvement though was that their roast beef was not that tender for me. Even if the place was a bit small,... More 

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Thank Alden A
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is my go to place for great Spanish food in Manila. Old man Alba passed away recently, but his spirit lives on in the excellent service and food at his restaurant. The lachon is excellent, but having it off the buffet, I ask the waiter to get me a fresh plate from the kitchen, it's freasher and they "crisp"... More 

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Thank blkanjil
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61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Top of mind for authentic Spanish cuisine can only mean one name - Alba. Yes, this resto obviously needs a little upgrading in terms of interior design, plus the parking at the frontage could use a more inviting look, it's the taste of the food and the authenticity that you should really appreciate :) It's historical significance is also something... More 

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Thank Jennifer G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

I have beeen here twice. Food and service was excellent both times. Food is genuine Spanish-I live in Las Palmas Spain. Ordered from the menu, did not try the buffet.

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Thank Stan-Sha
Manila, Philippines
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127 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Reasonably priced selection of Spanish dishes usually attracts the customers of this long-standing restaurant. When craving for some paella, cochinillo, lengua, tapas and canonigo, this place is always a consideration!

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Thank Gabriel J
Manila, Philippines
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

their buffet is a bit pricey but their Spanish paella makes it worth it! They have excellent chorizo too

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Thank Sunshineinthecity22
Quezon City
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169 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I last ate in this restaurant 8 years ago and I had a very wonderful time. I am happy to note that the food is just as delicious as it was back then. I loved the paella,Callos, Cochinillo, and other Spanish dishes.

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Thank Malou B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

For the 800++ per person they charge at the buffet it wasn't worth it. Few dishes only and the food was cold.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
09:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:30
Thursday
09:00 - 22:30
Friday
09:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tomas Morato and Scout Lozano Streets, Quezon City, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Quezon City
  • Phone Number: 925-1912

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