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De Boerderij

Bar, Pub, Dutch, Pizza, European
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106-c DBC Bldg-H | MacArthur Highway, Matina (Fronting IT-Park), Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
(082) 233 2832
11:00 - 01:00
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Davao City, Philippines
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Always love a rustic place and this is just perfect. Menu is also not intimidating. Their many selection is just perfect for every craving :) ❤️ I love their Pizza Mexicana -- chicken, nachos, corn and jalapeño

Thank TRCleebai
Davao City, Philippines
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109 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2015

this is not a restaurant. this is a bar where they sell fatty food for a high price. been there 3 times. wont come back anymore.

1 Thank ingmar b
EatCafe D, Owner at De Boerderij, responded to this review

Seems you're the only one so far to have that opinion. I don't know your diet nor what you ordered, but I'm sorry we couldn't meet your standard. Besides, it's called EatCafe. A cafe where you also eat, not restaurant. Thank you for your review. We may change the menu to salads only. No dressing. More 

Davao City, Philippines
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015

De Boerderij is a great place to meet friends or just hang out at the bar with the friendly staff. They have free WIFI, an extensive menu, and ice cold beer. A lot of locals come here for the burgers, perhaps I am a bit picky I think they are just okay, however, for the prices and selection, I cannot... More 

2 Thank Daniel L
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

After living in Davao City for two years I finally visited this resto bar last Tuesday. I was surprised by the welcome reception, the good company and the best burger I've had in years. A haven for foreigners in a city in which there is few. I will be back.

1 Thank nlallard
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

Very good food and beers and its nice place to hang outs with friends, just try the place and see by your own if you like it pr not.

3 Thank Charlie J
Davao City, Philippines
Level Contributor
77 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2014

I've been there many times a few years ago and on my recent visit was glad to see it's still going strong. The menu is diverse and very affordable and the service excellent. Quality food served at excellent prices, with a bent for European. The pizza is superb and you can have numerous combinations...just tick the boxes on the order... More 

2 Thank Casa R
Cebu City, Philippines
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2014

This is the most coziest restaurant in the city. The portions are big and it's worth the buck. You also need to understand that your order here might take long to cook. You will be warned anyway since there's a big sign that says so.

2 Thank Mia S
Manila, Philippines
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82 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2013

A warm, rustic bar owned by a Dutchman. Can be hard to find. The map location currently is incorrect. Google Maps has it plotted right, so you could use that on your phone to find it. Driving away from Davao on Gen MacArthur Highway towards Toril. Cross the river in the center of Davao, pass NCCC mall on the right,... More 

5 Thank JamboME
De_Boer_Davao, Manager at De Boerderij, responded to this review

Hi JamboMe. Thanks for leaving your review. I'm working on the wrong placement in the maps. I don't know who put it there. I'm happy you've enjoyed your visit to the resto. Hope to see you back again. Ingat. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2013 via mobile

During my last visit to the philipinnes I visited Davao, I was hunkering for a European meal and surfed tripadvisor for some information on European kitchens! Even that there was a negative comment on this restaurant I wanted to try it out! On google maps was written that it was on the same site of Mts Matina Time Square, very... More 

5 Thank Sammypla
De_Boer_Davao, Manager at De Boerderij, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment, Sammy. Hope to see you on your next trip. Stay safe. More 

Davao City, Philippines
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Well sometimes they may seem a bit slow but with the nice atmosphere and friendly staff, you'll get your drink first and just have to wait for the one and only cook to prepare something very tasty. I like the choices like the meatballs which can foul you if you order Italian meatballs cause this is really spaghetti; burgers and... More 

1 Thank JohnB710
De_Boer_Davao, Manager at De Boerderij, responded to this review

Hi JohnB710. Thanks for the review. We're happy you like the food. There's no specific name for the ovenbaked, cheesecovered, smoked-sausage-topped, meat-filled, sauerkraut-and-potato dish. Regards from the staff. They value your presence. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Bar, Pub, Dutch, Pizza, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106-c DBC Bldg-H | MacArthur Highway, Matina (Fronting IT-Park), Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mindanao  >  Davao del Sur Province  >  Davao City
  • Phone Number: (082) 233 2832
In Netherlands we call it an "Eet-Cafe" (eat-cafe). A bar-type resto. Good food, but not posh fine dining. Hamburgers are our specialty, although steak is appreciated too. Our pizza's have proven to be a great success for dine-in, or for take-out on a plate-to-keep, as well. Pies are good also. Generally the food is international. Cozy interior with bar and limited number of tables. Our clientele is a mix of local and foreign origin. The staff is all female. The background music played ranges from oldies to modern with or without video. Check it out to see if it may be a favorite hangout for you. You are most welcome.Hope to see you there.Open from 11am - 02am. Smoking is not allowed in most of Davao City and alcohol is banned from 01am - 08am. Unfortunate things we have to deal with in life. Don't let it discourage you from visiting and enjoying all other good things.

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