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Chef and Brewer

) #459 of 861 Restaurants in Manila €€ - €€€ , American, Philippine
G/F Unit 105B AIC Gold Tower, Emerald Ave. cor Sapphire St., Ortigas Center, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
+63 2 638 7023
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
5 Dec 2016
“Live Band”
27 Jun 2016
“Back to an old favourite”
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Bar, American, Philippine, Pub
€€ - €€€
G/F Unit 105B AIC Gold Tower, Emerald Ave. cor Sapphire St., Ortigas Center, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 16 December 2016

Service was terrible. Granted that we were seated outside, it's hard for us to be noticed by their servers when we're calling their attention. But it's a different story when my friend has to go directly to the staff at the bar inside to get...More

Thank Kat F
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Visited the place with Korean friends. Went there to listen to the band. We ordered cocktails and light food. The crowd was having fun, some were dancing. Service can be a bit slow if the place is full. One of the few places in Ortigas...More

Thank Ajie A
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This place was a favourite "after-work" hangout for me and colleagues, when we worked in the Galleria office tower. Now it's 2016, I'm back in Manila, and have been able to visit again. The beer is still cold, the food is varied and OK, and...More

Thank Ayidth
Reviewed 19 June 2016

As I was walking from the mall back to the hotel, I saw this little place that had character and wanted to try it. Lucky I did because tje food was delicious. A live band came in and were setting up. I did not stay...More

Thank JWilliamsFlask
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Freaking service sucks like hell! Don't waste your precious time here. The food is "so so" and totally not worth your money and time. On top of that, it takes forever to get your bill and food (you have to continuously remind/follow up with them...More

Thank xarn33
Reviewed 21 September 2015

It's very seldom that you see live band playing and this place has one of the good ones and so inexpensive.

Thank seetheworldthru_me
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We have been frequent diners for the past ten years! Food is great! Pizzas, pastas, salads.The staff is friendly and attentive. The bands play retro music. The place is cozy and we love entertaining our friends here.

Thank Ferry A
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Came here on a Friday and the band was playing 70s and 80s music. The band was awesome! They got people to sing along with them and dance to their music. Crowd favorites were songs from the Beatles and Abba. The singers were faithful to...More

Thank Arvy_V
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Been a couple of times during lunch. This resto in Ortigas is such a haven for those who wants their food good with good ambiance and nice staff. They serve P150+ lunch and P1.00 brewed coffee! My fave is the Beef Peppercorn and Lomi. Though...More

1  Thank Certified_Biyahero
Reviewed 24 July 2015

First time to have dinner here and watch a band perform. This pub is jam-packed in the evenings. Their food is quite good although pricey. Ordered squid sisig. Think TGIF only higher end and better but more reasonably priced food bundled with outstanding music. The...More

1  Thank H C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American, Philippine, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
17:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: G/F Unit 105B AIC Gold Tower, Emerald Ave. cor Sapphire St., Ortigas Center, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila
  • Phone Number: +63 2 638 7023
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