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Marco Polo Davao’s Lotus Court Awarded As One of T Dining’s Best Restaurants

Marco Polo Davao’s Lotus Court has been awarded again as one of T Dining’s Best Restaurant for 2019.

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Held at High Street Lounge of the Shangri-La at the Fort Manila, T Dining, Philippine Tatler’s new cross-platform lifestyle brand was well attended by restaurateurs, chefs, gourmands, hoteliers, foodies, oenophiles and the best of society.

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“Lotus Court is Davao’s most elegant Chinese restaurant with its contemporary Asian patterns and spacious interiors overlooking the Davao skyline” says the Tatler review. “At Lotus Court one can indulge in quality Cantonese fare and dim sum offerings. It must also to mention that the staffs here are among the most accommodating in the city.

Lotus Court won the prestigious award together with 173 culinary gems in the whole country and the only Cantonese restaurant that made it on the list from Davao region. The award is evaluated on the feedback of professional chefs and client feedback.

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“Marco Polo Davao is indeed a destination for culinary adventure“ said Executive Chef Alex Destriza. RBE Manager Rene Gargallo, who was also present during the event, shared that Lotus Court’s desire is to be top notch in service and top notch in food. We are striving to be the best Chinese restaurant in Davao“.

Lotus Court is Marco Polo Davao’s Cantonese restaurant located at the 3rd floor of the hotel. Some of Lotus Court’s signature items include the Pecking Duck, Salt and pepper prawns Hong Kong style, Deep-fried crabs in garlic and pepper, Yin Yang Grouper, Braised mushroom and home-made tofu and Sweet Sesame Buchi.

Courtesy of Marco Polo Davao



Mid-Autumn Festival at Marco Polo Davao

Celebrate the Mid-Autumn festival with Marco Polo Davao’s delectable delights!


The Mid-Autumn Festival, celebrated in the middle of the autumn season, is the second grandest festival in China after the Chinese New Year. The day is also known as the Moon Festival, as at that time of the year the moon is at its roundest and brightest.

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Gather your family for a celebration as Lotus Court launches its newest set menu this September 23 which starts at Php 5,000.

Set Menu 1 can be shared for a group of four which serves Chilled Chili Spicy Cucumber, Dimsum Puff, Chinese Abalone Soup with Fish Maw and Sea Cucumber, Crispy Fragrant Duck served with Fresh Mangi, Stir-Fried Beef Tenderloin with Lemon and Black Pepper, Stir-Fried Lettuce with Chinese White Wine, Seafood Fried Rice and Almond Cream with Red Bean Dumpling and Sago.


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For a group of eight, Set Menu 2 serves Prawn and Pea Xiao Long Bao, Spicy Beef Noodle Soup, Steamed Pomapano with Special Sauce, Braised Pork in Shanghai Style Sauce, Stir-Fried Spicy Herbed Chicken Hot Pot, Crisp Eggplant with Honey & Chili, Salted Fish Fried Rice, Lotus Paste Bun with Salted Egg.

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For a group of twelve, Set Menu 3 serves Pickled Black Fungus and Cherry Tomato, Honey Glazed Prawns, Fish Maw Soup with Sea Cucumber, Crabmeat and Dried Scallop, Steamed Garoupa in Pickled Chili and Coriander, Stir Fried Chili Chicken with Peanuts, Wok Fried Abalone Mushroom with Ginger, Meat Fried Rice with Spring Onion and Egg White, Chilled Mango & Chestnut with Sago Pearl.

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Marco Polo Davao Mid Autumn Mooncake FestivalThis year, Marco Polo Davao offers a selection of unique mooncake gift boxes each containing delectable and traditional mooncakes. Choose from Single Yolk (Red Bean Paste), Single Yolk (Lotus Cream), and Mixed Nuts (Lotus Cream) which are available in box of two for Php 1,200 and box of four for Php 1,800.

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For more orders and reservations, please call (082) 221-0888 or email us at

Chinese Wine Pairing at Polo Bistro in Marco Polo Davao

Our city’s premier hotel, Marco Polo Davao, in partnership with Wine Warehouse staged a Chinese Wine Pairing event last March 24, 2018 at Polo Bistro.

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A five-course interactive dinner of the finest Chinese dishes paired with premium wines from Talamonti Wines was enjoyed by the guests.

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First course: Organic Roast Duck with Mashed Taro, Honey, Honey Plum Sauce paired with Montepulciano Rose XXXX Cantine Talamonti

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Second course: Braised Sea Cucumber with Superior Pumpkin Millet Rice Broth paired with Trebbiano Trebi XXXX Cantine Talamonti


Third course: Steamed Tiger Prawn and Minced Scallop with Mashed Garlic, Braised Bok Choy and Steamed Bun paired with Monepulciano Moda XXXX Cantine Talamonti

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Fifth course: Trio Mini Buns paired with Montepulciano Tre Saggi XXXX Cantine Talamonti

Thank you Ms. Jeline of Marco Polo Davao for inviting us!

Grazie mille!  Saluti!

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