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A.S. Fortuna St. | Design Center of Cebu, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 32 505 6211
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (31 reviews)
“vongole” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
A.S. Fortuna St. | Design Center of Cebu, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ordered food from Tavolata again last night and have to say this is my favorite dining experience in Cebu by far. Everything on the menu is a 10 out of 10. You will not be disappointed. Xx

Thank twistedfoodlover
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I love Tavolata for their Pasta offerings and the amazing salads they have. My all time favorite is the Papperdale Pasta and the Beet Salad. Highly recommended. Xx

Thank twistedfoodlover
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We thought it was quite expensive for Cebu. Good Italian food but the prices reflect this. There are better value high end dining options. Shame as we usually like the Abaca group restaurants and cafes and have faith in their brands, but we just felt...More

Thank Kopite52
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The food was superb, the service was excellent, the wine selection was tops, and you could get all that for a very reasonable price.

Thank WLC K
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

In Cebu, this is by far one of the best places to eat italian food. Order the chopped salad, mussels and clams, calebrese pizza, and vongole, to name a few. They also have a fine selection of wine and the ambience makes the eating experience...More

Thank mikka707
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I have visited Travolta twice in the last 3 weeks. The atmosphere and layout are extremely impressive, long hanging lights and big steel rafters. My first meal was the Beef Ragu Pasta...and it was amazing. Really well priced and very well prepared. I returned last...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is by far one of the best restaurants I've eaten in Cebu. I have gone there for lunch and dinner, and except for the change in atmosphere brought about by the lights at night, the food is just as good and tasty. You can...More

Thank JYao55
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We were here for my dad's birthday and we ordered four dishes that were definitely filling. I went out of that restaurant, happy and contented with a bit of extra belly bloat because the food was just so good! If you guys are looking for...More

Thank Beafleur Elaine C
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This place was a real gem! Nice atmosphere, attentive staff and a great menu selection. Was amazed that they had Italian food this great in the Philippines! Went for my birthday and when the wait staff caught wind of this they gathered with a cake...More

Thank Travis N
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Travolta is a modern Italian restaurant with great food and ambience. The bruschetta was excellent with fresh tomatoes and savory olive oil. Service needs to be spruced up a bit. Otherwise, it was a great dining experience.

Thank Ricky O
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A.S. Fortuna St. | Design Center of Cebu, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Cebu City
  • Phone Number: +63 32 505 6211
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In the vein of a traditional Italian Trattoria – a casual, local gathering place for food, friends and wine – our menu reflects the purity of tradition by relying on the classical and effortless approach. The simple purity of our inspiration comes from the superior ingredients and technique of the Trattoria.Everything on the menu at Tavolata is handcrafted, using only the finest local and imported ingredients. Our pasta is made fresh daily from 100% semolina from Italy using our own bronze die extruder. Unlike the store bought pasta most restaurants use, you will find the delightful chewiness of freshly extruded pasta a wonderful experience. From the fermentation of the dough to the homemade toppings, you'll certainly agree that our hand-tossed pizzas are irresistible.The joy of eating, both simply and well, while among good company is the aspiration of Tavolata. It is with this simple thought that we invite you to sit, dine an enjoy life with those you love at our Tavolata!
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