10 Must-Try Restaurants in Silang, Cavite
Silang is often associated as a stopover going to Tagaytay, but we’re giving you more reasons to stay and indulge in its charming yet abundant local and international restaurant scene.
From Italian and Japanese favorites to best-kept garden restaurants that Silang has to offer, here is Philippine Primer’s list of mouth-watering restaurants that you shouldn’t miss when going South!
Casetta del Divino Zelo
If you’re visiting Ilog Maria, make sure to make a stop at Casetta del Divino Zelo, a quaint Italian restaurant hidden in the outskirts of Emilio Aguinaldo Highway, Cavite. The restaurant is managed by the nuns from the Daughters of Divine Zeal.
The bestsellers for their pasta include Lasagna (Php 295), Marinara (Php 295), and Ravioli (Php 295), but we recommend that you also try their brick-oven thin-crust pizzas like 4-cheese, as well as the pepperoni and prosciutto variants.
Address: 4118 Emilio Aguinaldo Hwy, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 046-686-0714
Business hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Wed, Sat, and Sun)
Silang is known for its laid-back, countryside vibe with farms and garden restaurants at the forefront, and among the oldest chain is Balinsasayaw Restaurant that boasts cozy kubo or nipa huts and Filipino favorites.
Among their best sellers is Silang’s favorite bowl of simmering Bulalo (Php 650) and Crispy Kare Kare (Php 625). They also serve seafood and salad for meat-conscious foodies such as the Grilled Squid (Php 395) and Balinsasayaw Chicken Mango Salad (Php 295).
Address: Brgy. Luksuhin, Aguinaldo Highway, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 0915-291-5031
Business hours: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Concha’s Garden Cafe
If you’re taking up the Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay Rd., make sure not to miss Concha’s Garden Cafe, a little garden paradise in the South boasting homemade favorites with recipes full of flavor and heart.
It is home to some traditional Filipino dishes but with a twist like the Pork and Chicken Embutido (Php 320) or the Baked Tahong (Php 320).
Apart from Filipino meals, they also serve fusion dishes like their Mango Cream Fettuccine (Php 330).
Address: Richland Hills Subdivision 1, Sta. Rosa Tagaytay Road, Brgy. Puting Kahoy, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 0936-441-6089 / 0932-591-0444
Business hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Mon to Fri); 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Sat, Sun and Holidays)
Kojiro Ojisan Food House
If you’re craving for authentic Japanese snacks while in the South, worry no more as Kojiro Ojisan Food House is the home of koroke and veggie-filled ramen!
Among their best sellers are the bite-size Koroke (Php 10/pc), Japanese potato croquettes made tastier with pork bits and flavorful toppings and the newly-introduced item, the Nabi Yaki Ramen (Php 130) served in a piping ceramic hot pot.
Address: M. Belen St., Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 046-413-5179
Business hours: 12:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. (Sun. to Fri.)
It looks like the Korean BBQ craze is not stopping anytime soon. In fact, there is probably at least one establishment offering unlimited samgyeopsal anywhere you go now, even in Silang—one of which is Soga Miga.
For only Php 699, you can avail of not only unlimited authentic Korean BBQ but also a variety of Korean food.
The promo covers various choices of meat like samgyeopsal or pork belly, pork steak marinated with soy sauce, pork steak marinated with chili paste, beef short plate, and beef short plate topping with sauce.
Address: Laang, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 0917-719-5784
Business hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
The well-loved Säntis Delicatessen from the Metro has expanded to the South bringing not only premium and gourmet food products to its customers but also a dining space that’s guaranteed to give customers only the best dishes.
Säntis is known for their prime meats so the Grilled Angus Ribeye Set inclusive of side dish and sauce is, without a doubt, a best seller. Apart from meats, you can also try their Pasta Marinara (Php 470) with a generous serving of fresh seafood!
Address: Km. 52, Buho, Emilio Aguinaldo Hwy, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 046-414-2337/0927-696-1825
Business hours: 8:30 am. to 8 pm (Mon to Thurs), 8 am to 10 pm (Fri to Sat), 8 am to 8 pm (Sun)
Abundant Place Garden Cafe
If you’re looking for a place to cool down and take some break while shopping for souvenirs, better check out Abundant Place Garden Cafe, the home of palitaw with a twist and affordable, fashionable handicrafts!
There are many reasons to visit this cafe. For one, they are best known for their palitaw, a Filipino rice delicacy made with glutinous rice. It is soft and moist, made even more special with a drizzle of latik or coconut caramel sauce, topped with coconut shavings, and garnished with a small edible flower.
You can pair it with either hot tablea chocolate or brewed coffee with hazelnut essence. This combination is priced at Php 120 and can be enjoyed as a light breakfast in the morning, as dessert, or as an afternoon snack.
Address: 220 E. Aguinaldo Highway, Tubuan 2, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 0999-728-7081
Business Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Mon. to Sat.)
There are many restaurants in Silang serving all kinds of cuisines and specialties, but one has always stayed true to their roots—LZM Restaurant, the home of the famed fried boneless Bangus (milkfish).
The specialty of the restaurant is the Fried Boneless Bangus (Php 450) with hefty and juicy meat. Apart from that, they also have Bulalo (Php 500), Kare-Kare (Php 470), and Chicharon Bulaklak (Php 290)!
Address: By-Pass Road, San Vicente 2, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 046-414-0477
Business hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Mon to Sun)
Another restaurant along the stretch of Santa Rosa-Tagaytay Rd, is Cecil’s Cafe, home to a line of Filipino and Chinese specialty dishes that will surely fill your tummies with a taste you know you’ve been craving for so long!
The star of Cecil’s Cafe is their fresh spring rolls called Amoy Lumpia, named after a province in China which is the present-day Xiamen.
Cecil’s menu also consists of Filipino specialties like Kare-Kare (Php 275) and Pancit Palabok (Php 165) as well as American favorites.
Address: CVI Building, Santa Rosa-Tagaytay Rd, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 0920-915-7517
Business hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Tue to Sun)
Le Don’s Garden Cafe
Silang, Cavite is home to many garden restaurants that advocate healthy eating through clean and organic food. If you are looking for one to try, Le Don’s Garden Cafe should be on your list.
Start your healthy gastronomic journey with the Chef’s Vegetable Salad (Php 225) or try the best-selling Chicken Salsa Verde (Php 245). This healthy dish is composed of pan-grilled chicken with salsa verde sauce, turmeric rice, and mixed green salad.
Address: Asuncion Subdivision, Purok 3 Emilio Aguinaldo Highway, Biga 1, Silang, Cavite
Contact number: 0977-8232-787 / 0916-5561-409
Business hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Thu to Sun); Exclusive reservation: Mon to Wed
Have you tried any of these restaurants in Silang? What are your personal favorites? Share your thoughts in the comments below!