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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This used to be one of my favorite restaurants, but no longer. Although both my wife and I are fully vaccinated, we were denied service today because I am too old! The hostess insisted the age limit is an LGU rule, we had no difficulty...getting lunch just a couple blocks away.More

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed December 16, 2021 via mobile

Bag of beans has many branches in Tagaytay, but I like Charito the best. Came here for after dinner coffee. This restaurant setting of a grand house with beautiful table and furniture. Had coffee, chocolate and pastry. It is overlooking the ridge and I can...imagine the view during daytime. The night view is the house itself.More

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed December 8, 2021

Went there on a Tuesday. Had to ask 3x before someone finally took our order. Requested if we can transfer to another table because a big plant is in front of us, was told that the table is only for 2 person. But when it...rained they transfered us to a same size table inside. Had to follow up my Coffee refill 3x. Heard 2 staff talking the "excuse" they will give to another customer. In short (and you can also read in the other comments) Staff not accommodating, bad slow service. There are many other resto in tagaytay with great view, good food and better service.More

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed June 13, 2021

Ordered the country breakfast (2 pancakes, bacon, 2 sausages and 2 eggs) at 8:37am got served at 9:20am. The sausages were cold and the bacon was more hard than crispy, the effect that you get when grease hardens when cold. So i waited for more...than 40 mins only to get served cold food. I am assuming while the other components of my order was being prepared, they cooked the bacon and sausages in batches and would just get some as orders came in. So by the time they processed my order, the bacon and sausages that i got were cold. The restaurant was 80% capacity so it was not even at their limits. The restaurant is a converted house so i suspect the kitchen doesn't have the capacity to serve a restaurant of that size so they made shortcuts in the preparation. Even then i had to wait for more than 40 minutes. For 450 bucks for the dish, I was expecting more. A that price point, I'd give other options a try. Great view though.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed October 1, 2020

So took a friend for breakfast, menu was good, food great, so was service. Only went once and glad I did. Rather expensive more of a tourist/ upper income Pilipino.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 9, 2019

The view was amazing from this place but for the food. Low quality as for the service, mediocre.took them along time just to give us tissues and the receipt if it wasnt for the view. I wouldnt come back here at all

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 25, 2019

attended a birthday dinner celebration and food is really good. and of course, the coffee. being a coffeeholic, the first order as soon as i take a seat is coffee. since this is also run by Bag of Beans, i am sure what coffee to...get. all food tasted good. period. value for money and worth your while.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed October 4, 2019 via mobile

We were greeted and offered to choose our seats. We were about 10 mins seated with no help. I stood up to fetched a waiter and if there was none we were ready to leave to change resto. However an assistant saw me and follow...me to our table and took our orders. My sister’s order- grilled salmon...it doesn’t taste like grilled. Only the surface had the grilled mark. My order- chicken teriyaki - It’s not hot enough like newly cook. My husband’s order-roast beef. He had complaint that the meat was stewed... it’s not roasted. It’s full of fat. Though he finished cuz of hunger. The service afterwards was satisfactory where I asked to parcel the unfinished chicken and fresh lumpia.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 28, 2019

Nearest Bag of beans to Taal Vista Hotel by jeepney. the place offers a very beautiful view of the taal like and taal volcano. food though was a bit pricey, metro manila price like. overall, you pay for the ambiance and view. food is good...for 2 as they have big servings.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 6, 2019 via mobile

The foods were average. Price is a little bit higher just like any restaurants with overlooking view of Taal. The place was not crowded but I thinl it's better to visit the Bag of Beans main branch at Mendez Crossing.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Lester S
July 20, 2019|
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Response from cheryllv92 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lester S. Sorry to hear about your experience. We’re there as guests last Dec. 27, 2018 and the staffs who served us were very nice and accommodating too, considering it was very late in the evening and they were about to... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Charito by Bag of Beans

Yes, Charito by Bag of Beans offers takeout services.

Charito by Bag of Beans is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5