Tired of the same place to chill on weekends? Why not try CAV Wine Shop & Cafe. This is not just your ordinary bar. In fact, it is one of the most elegant venues to taste world-class wines. Surely, you will never regret visiting the place.
Regarded as among the elite venues in the metropolis, CAV Wine Shop & Cafe promises an extraordinary experience to its patrons. Guests can expect nothing but the finest wine selection and the best food.
In the later part of 2007, CAV Wine Shop-Cafe was established combining a casual cafe, a sophisticated dining place and a retail wine store. Slowly the cafe earned the interest of the people and a high regard among local customers who are wine enthusiast.
CAV’s interior is not overly decorated. It presents simple yet pleasing atmosphere. The front sections is the high-ceiling cafe. What makes it more homey are the timber paneled ceiling beams. The tables and chairs near the front wine cellar were made from wood. The full height glass frontage of the cafe adds modern touch to the overall design. This part of CAV offers an overlooking view to the street. Meanwhile, one corner of the cafe features a sophisticated long table with lavish chandeliers.
CAV has a separate dining area located at the rear part of the building. It is more spacious and flaunt minimal style. The dining area is dominated with white hues from the wall, pillar and table linens. This part of the cafe offers semi private setting.
CAV boasts a gamut of wine choices from premium to regular types. It has over 500 wine labels on its list, which are available for purchase or consumption. If you want to consume the wine, you can have it together with your meal in the casual section of the cafe – front side of CAV. Otherwise, you may opt to drink your wine in the more elegant and cozier separate dining area of CAV.
Apparently, CAV’s extensive selections of wine is no joke. It includes brands from the leading wine districts around the globe. If you are a wine collector, this place is perfect as you can find rare vintage labels. Considering that the wines came from different parts of the world, expect that the prices are likewise higher compared to others. But do not worry since CAV also offers wine choices with friendlier prices.
Probably one of the best things about visiting CAV is the opportunity to taste different brands of wines without actually purchasing a single bottle. Yes it is possible through its enomatic wine dispensing machines. At the wine display section of CAV is where three wine machines were installed. All that is needed is to get a tasting card from the reception then you can select which wine labels to taste.
CAV is only about wine. They offer a wide variety of sumptuous dishes. For at least Php1000, one may be able to get a 3-course European meal. But of course, if you are craving for more, be ready to spend more.
Some of CAV’s specialties are Young Arugula Salad with Watermelon Tomato Confit and Parmesan Crisp, Foie Gras Terrine, Salmon Pastrami with Pistou and Sweet Emulsion, Dry Aged US Angus Rib Eye on Bone, Braised Lamb Shark & Eggplant Ragu, Pistachio Mousse & Citrus Carrot Sherbet and Chocolate Souffle Cake. And the list of food on the menu goes on.
For a number of people, CAV Wine Shop & Cafe seems intimidating with its high-class and elegant offering. But the price paid is sure worth due to the experienced gained. It is not everyday that you can find this kind of cafe and wine shop in one.