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Cafe Elysa - CLOSED

30-a Zamora Street | Parian, Cebu City, Philippines
+63 32 414 9265
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good11%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
10 Apr 2014
“Cafe closed”
27 Jul 2013
“Lovely little restaurant, food recently slipped a bit.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Philippine, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
30-a Zamora Street | Parian, Cebu City, Philippines
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Reviewed 10 April 2014 via mobile

Cafe is already closed without any notice where they've moved. Me and my family walked about 150 meters but we were disappointed to find out that it was closed coz we're looking forward to the good food with very high rating on trip advisor. We...More

1  Thank Jonina Catrice T
Reviewed 27 July 2013

Lovely restaurant. Could be in Europe when inside, a little daunting to visit outside. Appetizer food is very nice, not many mains to choose from. Have busted many times and the food slipped a little on my last visit. Could do with an update to...More

1  Thank Cebufoodlover
Reviewed 15 June 2013

Given the comparisons on this site to soho cafes i was pretty excited. Interior was cute but basic filipino food and location could not make up for it . It was very ordinary in my opinion and not worth the trip.

1  Thank gigibrugado
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Dan and I had the pleasure of dining at Cafe Elysa April 2013 when we visited Cebu. The food was absolutely DELISH and the service was great. Reminds me of SOHO restaurants in New York. The collection of Filipino paintings adorn the walls of this...More

1  Thank adjnyc
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Service, food, atmosphere, all wonderful. Im not a local and loved the traditional food experience.I will go back. The food was to die for, just wonderful, and cooked so well. Could fault nothing.

2  Thank Anthony_Jessa
Reviewed 12 April 2013

I'd been there on Jan 2013 The owner of Restaurant taste quite,I like paintings and other small stuff Food here is Fusion style ,Spanish Portugal and Philippine So when you order the food you have to be carefully Especially Philippine food ,for foreigners maybe a...More

2  Thank Keikowolala
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Food is not bad, service is not bad also. ambiance is kinda OK. over all it's good. it has a nice location though. you can see some historical sites.. :)

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 22 March 2013

i have to concur some of the previous reviewers as this place is about as average as it gets. The restaurant was empty and stayed empty for the entire time of our visit and neither that or the location bothered me. What did was the...More

1  Thank Noe P
Reviewed 19 February 2013

I went with a group to Café Elysa last November and have also compared notes with 3 different sets of co-workers and friends who have also tried it within the last year. Some are cebuanos, 1 canadian, and a couple originally from manila. We are...More

5  Thank Jim A
Reviewed 17 February 2013

This restaurant has a nice location near historic sites of Cebu. The price is a bit expensive, equivalent to prices in Greenbelt, Makati. There is no free drinking Water, so customers are obliged to buy bottled water. The food portions are somewhat meager, and should...More

2  Thank Vaticanozzz
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:30
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
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11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30-a Zamora Street | Parian, Cebu City, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Cebu Island  >  Cebu City
  • Phone Number: +63 32 414 9265
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Art Gallery-Cafe that serves Local + Travel Inspired Cuisine
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