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Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
+63 5274086
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's ok, I mean, I like the grandness of the place, the cultural thingy that I feel like I went back years ago in Old Manila. The food is ok, typical restaurant buffet food. I was thinking of maybe classic filipino food but nope, it...More

Thank FHAtienza
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came with friends to have an open buffet Food is very tipical Philipino food. The service was good but the hught is their amazing performa by their dancers. It worth coming; i wishbthey had free wify.

Thank Marcos Enrique R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Barbara’s for lunch following a tour of Fort Santiago. There was quite an array of food on the lunch buffet featuring a number of Filipino foods including pork, fish and chicken dishes. There was a side table with salad bar fixings, a soup...More

Thank ITRT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a tour in the Intramuros area we went for lunch to Barbara's . The staff was very welcoming a large table was reserved for us and soon we got in line for the buffet . The dishes were very fresh , at the right...More

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 10 November 2017 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 8 November 2017

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
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20 April 2017|
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Response from Kriszy T | Reviewed this property |
No but they do respond quickly to facebook messenger.
Emma A
2 February 2017|
Response from suhel2016 | Reviewed this property |
No promos it's fixed price .. Prices mentioned on website
22 March 2016|
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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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
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18:30 - 21:00
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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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