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Cecil's Snack Inn and Bakeshop

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198 Anda St., Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
+63 82 227 5305
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Batchoy, palabok, spagetti, pastries and kakanin. Name all your most loved comfort food, they have it. The best family restaurant in town. This family restaurant is deeply embedded in every true Dabawenyos heart.

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

When I was first served sandwiches from Cecil's years ago, I dismissed it as one of those cafeteria-bought treats. Only after I tasted one after I brought one back to the hotel did I feel embarrassed having put it aside the past many occasions. Their sandwiches are generously filled with loaf bread so soft, it can very well be a... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

If you make it to Davao you have to try Cecile's Pancit Luglug, it is just devine. I started going to this simple lunch counter style cake shop, back in University when it was the hang out for the Ateneo and UM dating set and hipsters. It has aged well, it is now one of Davao's venerable institutions. If you... More 

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Thank Ottawa_uhl
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

I come here for the desserts. I love their cream puffs. Haven't tried the dishes but the desserts are on point. We always make a drive-by to grab ourselves something sweet for the road.

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Thank Ida Cel D
Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

They now offer combo meals for 88 each. I am a sucker for their luglug. Batchoy, Choco moist, and brownies are unlike any others. They also serve the best kakanin but a bit pricy though.

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Thank Reizl C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

Nothing so special... just an average bakeshoppe but still worth a try. Try their macaroons and meat breads.

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Thank adangoyjr
Kuala lumpur
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014

I like the Palabok with Pandesiosa and the egg pie...yum yum yum. Try it if you have a sweet-tooth...

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Thank Janice L
Davao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

Cecil's eclair has been my favorite pastry since I was in college. They also serve Filipino favorite dishes like palabok and a lot more.

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Thank Glentoy
Manila, Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2014 via mobile

great find of Filipino comfort food. this was recommended by Davao locals ans indeed it was a sure hit. definitelt must trt p.s. they are also famous for their pastries too i.e. eclairs, cakes, pies. they got a pasalubong shop at F.bangoy Davao airport

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Thank Heidi C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2013

Cecil's has been in the business for many years and currently has a branch at Gaisano Mall. We go to their mall outlet most of the time. I am a forever fan of their fresh lumpia ubod, dinner rolls (pan de ciosa), chicken sandwich, luglug and batchoy. Price is average. Sometimes I find them a little expensive for me but... More 

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Thank Hannah J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Philippine, Cafe, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 Anda St., Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindanao  >  Davao del Sur Province  >  Davao City
  • Phone Number: +63 82 227 5305

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?