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30 J. S. Torralba Street, Tagbilaran City 6300, Philippines
+63 939 908 4038
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is overrated. The waiter recommend me a local blue fish, I told him I really like fish. The fish was dry and nothing expetial. He soggested a local kind of sweet potato with the fish and I agreed. Again nothing good .. I didn't like the food in general Don't recommend this place... Paid 515 Pesos for both... More 

Thank Salme M
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant exhibits the old fashioned Filipino house. They offer a lot of traditional Filipino and Boholano cuisine. I personally liked their Kilawin, Seafood (squid ink) pasta, Ube Kinampay Guisado and Dinakdakan, which is a stunner. I loved the ambiance and service. Will surely come back for more Dinakdakan!

Thank Lorelie S
Paranaque, Philippines
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Grateful for the food. Cooking Food to be grateful. Sharing food in gratefulness. This is Gerarda's. Homemade. Homegrown. Homebound. For first timers, try their 4-course sampler, and their special ube desserts. I came here with family some five months ago and it's distinct history is edifying. The proof is in the food !

Thank ric1215
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great place to dine. They have an excellent food and the surrounding area is great, its like your in a fine dining with affordable price. Food is one thing, they really know how to balance its flavor which makes it taste so good. They have interesting selection to choose from and they will ask if you want... More 

Thank ACremer29
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

You can enjoy a good and tastety Boholano (native) cuisine but the prices are maybe not friendly for me.

Thank Jose B
Cebu City, Philippines
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We checked out Gerarda's place for lunch, it was around 11 AM when we arrived. There were no other guests that time but when 11:30 AM struck, the place was packed. We asked the waiter what was their best dish, and he answered that it was Dinakdakan (pork belly chopped, mixed with mayonnaise, and spices). We decided to try it... More 

Thank maxmaxfireflies
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I've been here with a friend,we ordered a dinakdakan (as their best seller) and chop suey..since I came from ilocos and dinakdakan is a dish that originated in ilocos region so why not give a self to try?? when they served the food,I was very surprised,the taste of dinakdakan was too far from my expectation..and service was ok.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice, tastefully decorated restaurant with really fantastic service (friendly, knowledgeable and attentive). The food was nice and interesting. Not sure it is worth the trip especially, but if you are passing through Tagbilaran why not stop here?

Thank MarioPizza
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch because the foods taste good and the crew are very attentive and dutiful. Waiting time is about 20mins. The place is relaxing, clean and peaceful.

Thank Mong M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wife had chop suey I had the blue marlin.. Both are good especially the blue marlin. The booth we stayed were well positioned to have a good view of the restaurant. A nice crowd of locals and tourists abounded the restaurant. The restaurant was a few minutes away from our hotel, about a 10 minute tricycle ride.

Thank Rolly H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Philippine, Asian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 J. S. Torralba Street, Tagbilaran City 6300, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Bohol Province  >  Bohol Island  >  Tagbilaran City
  • Phone Number: +63 939 908 4038

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