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Personal Che'f

Dao, Dauis, Hontanosas Rd | 250m from the turn to Beefarm resort, Dauis 6300, Philippines
+63 999 018 5345
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
European, Asian, Seafood, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Dao, Dauis, Hontanosas Rd | 250m from the turn to Beefarm resort, Dauis 6300, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here via tripadvisor and where sceptical because often food recommendations are solala. But we really have to say; these guys know how to run a restaurant. The cook has a great passion and knows to cook extremely well. Never would have expected a...More

Thank ramboo333
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

The food is really delicious, it is one of the best restaurants I have ever been to! Nice, quiet and clean place, with good music in the background and of course with the Chef himself! Kirin likes to talk with the guests, gives recommendations and...More

Thank Marek D
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We are two italians that love the good food and the art of cooking. We love to travel and have been lucky to visit a lot of places and tryout every kind of food. We’ve to say that Kirill’s place is a place where you...More

Thank _lorebizzi
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Very bad service. We had a reservation for 6 but we had not mentioned that we would bring a baby. The chef told us that the restaurant is suitable for children and we were send to a table at the end of the restaurant. He...More

5  Thank Frans V
Chefpanglao, Chef at Personal Che'f, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

I'm just waiting for when your all family has already finished writing such wonderful reviews about 2 mounts ago ... There is only your son left. He will be able to write that he didn't have a children's chair in a non-children's restaurant or not...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

A very cozy restaurant inside small jungle ;) Run by the professional French chef. His appetizer from Tuna on Asia style was amazing. Same as Filet mignon which was very tender and soft, only the side dish could choose little bit wiser. Overall if you...More

1  Thank Lukas K
Chefpanglao, Chef at Personal Che'f, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Dear Lukas! Thank you for your visit and for your pleasant review. I'm glad that you tried our bestsellers and were satisfied about it! We are waiting for you again and I will offer for you something new and interesting! Best regards, Chef Kirill

Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

All the great “reviews” you have read about this place..... Are 100% true, defiantly held up to the hype. All the food is like something you would see on the Food Network tv shows. I’ve been in the Philippines for almost 2 years, Traveled around...More

1  Thank Joseph K
Chefpanglao, Chef at Personal Che'f, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hello Joseph! I'm always pleased to see how our guests enjoy the dishes. This is the best moment for the chef ever! And it was very similar when you visited us))) Thank you for appreciating our work! I'll be waiting for you again! Best regards,...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant a few weeks ago based on good reviews here and I really do not understand how this place got ranked so highly (similar to the previous reviewers).. This place is not cheap - you will pay 30-40 usd per person, but...More

5  Thank kawaii101
Chefpanglao, Chef at Personal Che'f, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Every word in this "review" is an absolute truth! Many thanks to TripAdvisor for publishing this honest, non-biased and correct response! We will put this "review" in the frame and will show to all the guests: for new but especially for regular. Please do not...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

It was our pleasure to dine at yours tonight during our maiden visit to Philippines. We came all the way from India & Singapore. A best chef either creates a surprise for its clients or make them addictive to his/ her creations. Personal Chef did...More

Thank Satish K
Chefpanglao, Chef at Personal Che'f, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

I'm always had interest why people do not eat meat or fish, but I have always respected this personal choice of these people. Because we always have a few excellent vegetarian dishes in our menu (and not only in the menu - we can cook...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Waited for an hour and 40minutes for our starters, and almost 2 hours for our mains. Food was OK, nothing extraordinary. Not worth the long wait. Chef / owner didn't inform us the reason for the long delay, until my father in law asked /...More

6  Thank asianfoodiegoodie
Chefpanglao, Chef at Personal Che'f, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Yes we are not a kids restaurant. Especially not for kids who don't have normal upbringing, break decor things, loudly scream and prevent resting to other customers. Yes, most of our customers is foreign tourists who like and understand good food and good service. They...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Nice little restaurant . Good polite attentive service from a lovely waiter, chef came out himself to bring a few dishes out and took the time to speak with us . We had tuna tataki, and mushroom entrees - both a pleasure with each mouthful...More

Thank Jade M
Chefpanglao, Chef at Personal Che'f, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you Jade for you review! It''s very important for us to have this from people who really know what is the FOOD is... Hope to see you soon! Best regards, Chef Kirill

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dao, Dauis, Hontanosas Rd | 250m from the turn to Beefarm resort, Dauis 6300, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Bohol Province  >  Panglao Island  >  Dauis
  • Phone Number: +63 999 018 5345
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CASH ONLY!!! Restaurant with European, Asian, Vegetarian and Russian cuisines. A cozy lounge space with pleasant music great for romantic dinners, gatherings of friends and relatives or just for gourmets. The experienced Chef from Russia is able to meet your biggest expectations from the dishes. The perfect place for a private party. We also provide Catering services & Culinary school. Feel your food!
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