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“Good ambience with a weak coffee”
Review of Jose Karlos

Jose Karlos
Ranked #1 of 8 Coffee & Tea in Tacloban
Certificate of Excellence
Description: Telephone + 63 53 325 3823
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Description: Telephone + 63 53 325 3823
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

It is a friendly and nice place. They are lucky that there is very little competition for coffee in the city. They need to pay more attention to their coffee. It is very expensive for a a one shot. They need to bring their quality up to standards.

Thank Ismail A
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Love the designed, so new to see to me. I love how they arrange their things. Various of drinks to choose from.

Thank casper020687
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Place has got great ambiance and is well designed. Lately though, the place looks a bit old . Cushions on the seats are deformed, the interior design haven't changed in the past what, 10 years or so? I hope they spruce the place up because it is a Tacloban institution and the locals, like me, are proud of this pioneering coffee joint.
Coffee and food is all right. What makes the place stand-out is its being a hub for meet-ups and conversations of the locals.
Oh don't expect to surf well here, WIFI signal is very weak.

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Thank jerbysanto
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Comfy seats, huge drink selection (I don't drink coffee so can't comment on the quality), I had a watermelon crush thing which was nice enough.

Good, clean place where you can settle down for several hours. I'll be back definitely.

Food menu looked overpriced though and no Filipino dishes, but then I suppose they're targeting a certain clientele.

Thank Anji749
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

It has a nice, cosy and modern ambiance that clicks well with the newer generation and with a taste for chic. The variety of drinks available to customers are so wide in range, even the hard to please tongues would be satisfied with the options. Its not only their drinks/coffee/lattes that the customer can choose from. If they choose to they can nibble on a little something sweet that would complement the bitter aftertaste of the coffee. If you're there to simply read, you can get cosy on one of their unique sofa or couches available. Just be ready with a sweater/cardigan, though cos it might get chilly. :)

Thank Chea C
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