Filipinos and Japanese have a shared love for food, especially grilled food and table cooking. It’s quick, easy, and very social: another thing that Filipinos and Japanese have in common. Whenever you’re in Cebu, make sure you visit Kushiyaki Chikuzenya, where you can enjoy great-tasting grilled food and table cooking.
Abaca Restaurant, the in-house bar and restaurant of Abaca Resort provides a full service California-Mediterranean inspired menu to both its guests and walk-in customers. Owned by Chef Jason Hyatt, Abaca Restaurant has been around for the past 10 years before the resort. The restaurant uses only the finest local and imported ingredients which are mostly sourced locally in support of the local farmers of Cebu. Trying to keep things as fresh and uncomplicated as possible, the menu is just straightforward; nothing too complicated, nothing too fancy, but what Abaca does best is preparing things with integrity. They take pride in the artisanal aspect of the cuisine, making their staff from […]
Dubbed “the most hip and happening entertainment and lifestyle venue in the country”, the Ibiza Beach Club is the perfect place to go if you’re dreaming of a boozy, exciting, and delightful dinner in an indoor or outdoor ocean-view seating. This stylish social hub, located at the end of the marina, offers lifestyle dining accompanied with dance music by resident DJ’s and a showcase of world-class themed performances. Have your exciting gastronomic experience with a selection of Mediterranean tapas and the restaurant’s Balearic-inspired, signature 15-course grill. Located at the prestigious Moevenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu, it allows guests to indulge in amazing live entertainment and the finest selection of cocktails, all while […]
If you ever visit Cebu City and ask locals where to eat, the name Casa Verde will most likely come up. The family-owned restaurant, which prides itself on serving home-style American comfort food, is considered a beloved institution by many Cebuanos. Casa Verde has three branches in Cebu, and one recently opened at Quezon City – but it is by no means a fast-food chain. The restaurant, which started as a humble canteen in 2002, cooks meals with as much love and attention as it did back then. All their branches have that welcoming green facade that leads to a cozy diner-style interior. Vintage toys, photos, and other knick-knacks decorate […]
Discover what makes this Filipino favorite from Carcar City, Cebu stands out from the rest. Cebu is known not only as a progressive island province, but also as a food haven. Located in the Visayas region, this province has contributed so many delicious things to Filipino cuisine, the greatest of which is Cebu lechon – a whole pig stuffed and basted with spices and sauces while roasting over hot coals. The best Cebu lechon is a point of contention among Cebuanos and outsiders alike. Each version from different cities, towns and restaurants has their own distinct flavor. Renowned American chef and TV personality Anthony Bourdain proclaimed Zubuchon as the top […]
If you ever find yourself looking for a great meal in Cebu, just head over to I.T. Park in Lahug area, where you’ll find Ilaputi. Ilaputi immediately identifies as a classy restaurant at first glance. The glossy interiors are mostly black and gray hues, with overhead yellow lamps that give the place an attractive, intimate vibe. This restaurant prides itself on serving Asian soul food and fusion dishes. The menu is extensive: they have pasta, sandwiches, tapas, drinks, cocktails, all-day breakfast plates, and the Puti Platos – their classic and original dishes, all scrumptious and exciting. Regular diners and the restaurant staff can name a lot of crowd favorites. But […]
Maya Mexican restaurant is the place where you can enjoy stylish interior, and delicious tequila in the heart of the city. They serve appetizing Spicy Chirikan – roasted organic pork with tequila, and other meals recommended by many people. Foreigners and celebrities often hang around here on weekends.
There are 5 branches of this popular Filipino restaurant around Cebu. Crispy Pork Kare-kare (P 250) is the Golden Cowrie’s featured dish. It has also been chosen as Cebu’s best Kare-kare. This dish uses a sumptuous peanut paste, and once you start eating the vegetables with bagoong, you’ll never stop.
Choi City Seafood Restaurant offers authentic flavors that you’ll surely like. They have 4 chefs from Hong Kong that prepare high-quality dishes. This is a well-established Chinese restaurant that opened in Cebu 2 years ago. This restaurant cooks over 300 varieties of food! And to further satisfy its patrons, Choi City can also cook and season its dishes depending on their customers’ personal tastes.