Aside from being known with its cold weather and beautiful landscape, Baguio is also notable with their foods and love for arts. Here in Baguio, we found a special place where food and art is under one home — Café by Ruins Dua Café by Ruins Dua’s Interior Café by Ruins Dua came from the concept of ruins during World War II by a group of friends including Philippine National artist, BenCab. The term Dua means ‘two’ in Ilocano which implies that this is the second branch of Café by the Ruins after it was hit by a fire last 2017. Today, Café by Ruins Dua is an Asian fusion restaurant […]
Discover the taste of Cordillera’s cuisine in Baguio! Café Yagam is the only Cordillera cuisine restaurant in the city. The interior includes a fireplace that gives off warmth in Baguio’s cold temperature so customers can feel a homey vibe while sitting on wooden and pillow chairs. It’s perfect to read a book in a chill-out café This restaurant offers unique Cordillera dishes like pinikpikan with etag, a smoky chicken stew with salted cured meat. Another popular dish is Pinuneg Blood Sausage (P200) which is made of pork blood that is perfectly partnered with spicy vinegar sauce. Black sausages tastes excellent There are also different beverages to choose from such as […]
Eat and relax in this classy Italian restaurant in Baguio! The leafy entrance of the hideaway Secret Garden is an Italian restaurant that allows customers to enjoy a tranquil atmosphere as it is located a bit farther from the busy main street. It serves popular Italian dishes like pizza and pasta. The restaurant’s menu also includes soup, salad, toast, rice dishes, desserts, and a variety of beverages like wines and other hot and cold drinks. Secret Garden also serves thin-crusted pizza and house specialty pasta. The recommended Seafood Cream Pasta (P290) tastes creamy and flavorful. Another dish called Quattro Formaggi Pizza (Large P580) has a rich taste of gorgonzola cheese […]
If you’re craving for some French cuisine in Baguio, check out this restaurant! Le Chef is a restaurant located at an exquisite hotel called The Manor inside Camp John Hay. It is regarded as one of the best fine dining restaurants in the city. Chef Billy King has been providing French dishes for 17 years in this restaurant. The menu includes seafood and meat dishes, pasta, salad, soup, and different varieties of rice meals. The most recommended dish is called Pan-fried Chilean Sea Bass & Canadian Scallops, which is made with courgette, mashed potato, and an excellent creamy sauce. The dish is so heavenly Aside from French cuisine, there are […]
Cold weather and pizza normally do not mix, unless said pizza is hot off a brick oven. Baguio is a place with cold weather, so people would naturally want fresh pizza. This is where Amare La Cucina comes in. UNA PIZZA. Check out this Italian resto in Baguio that serves brick fire oven pizzas. Amare La Cucina, which Amare means “to love” and “la cucina” means “the kitchen”, started off as a humble family restaurant located inside the ancestral home of owner Edmark Bustos, later moving to the EGI Albergo Hotel along Villamor Drive. It’s the only pizzeria in Baguio that uses brick fire oven for baking so that the pizza retain […]
UPDATED: This restaurant is CLOSED as of January 15, 2019. This 2016, why don’t you try indulging on something unusual? As a good start, check out Kiwi Bread and Pastry in Baguio which offers delectable kiwi delights. KIWI GOODNESS. Try the Bright green-colored Kiwi cake for only P100 and taste a fruity delight. If you’ve never tasted a Kiwi in your lifetime, now’s the perfect time to do so. Here at Kiwi’s Bread and Pastry Shop, the owner who is from New Zealand, uses kiwi fruit in their breads and cakes. The pastries being served at the shop are all freshly baked every morning, and these are surely preservatives-free. This pastry […]
If you want a place to enjoy your quiet time in Baguio, choose this cozy boutique hotel and bistro that is Forest House. INTO THE WOODS. Check out Forest House if you want a homey Baguio experience. This cabin type place is a tourist favorite because of its relaxing ambience. Here, you can feel at home with their affordable bed and breakfast rooms if you’re not the hotel-accommodation-type of traveler. Aside from the rooms, Forest House also has its own bistro. As you enter the restaurant, you will be impressed with its sophisticated interiors. Its lovely setting makes a good place for dinner dates. It has this homey vibe […]
Foodies will surely love this new food community in Baguio that will amaze you with its interesting nook features. One great thing to find in this tree house-like food haven is Balbacua, by Urban Kamote. BE IN BALBACUA. See what the Ili-Likha Artist Village offers to nature and art lovers visiting Baguio. As you enter Ili-Likha Artist Village, you will definitely not see what you imagine restaurants to be. This unique bistro has tree branches present everywhere which makes that distinct natural ambience. If you’re an art lover, you’ll surely love this place as you can see artworks everywhere. Furniture and other interior accessories are all made by recycled materials […]
If you like charming restaurants, Everything Nice should be on top of your list. SUGAR, SPICE, AND EVRYTHING NICE. Check out this lovely cake shop and cafe in Camp John Hay in Baguio. This stylish and healthy restaurant called ”Everything Nice” has really proven that they have everything nice to offer to its customers. Although it is known to be a cake shop and café, it also serves rice meals which you can try for a very reasonable price. Found at a nook in Camp John Hay, Everything Nice is the place to be if you want a relaxed dining experience. Its interiors are bright and refreshing, perfect for […]
Enjoy authentic Chinese cuisine in Baguio! The Chinese restaurant has a western style interior design Fortune is a seafood restaurant that has been opened since 2012. There are six sets of meals available that is good for 10-12 people. The interior of this modern Chinese restaurant is bright with mirrors on the walls. It is very spacious which can occupy up to 200 people. The bestseller is called Prawn with Thai Sauce (P460). It is a great combination of large prawns and sweet chili sauce which is very popular to different nationalities. Salty-sweet taste is very popular with people from all nationalities The dishes are made using typical Baguio vegetables […]
Fill your stomach with sumptuous meals at a budget-friendly price! Good Taste is a 24-hour restaurant that offers affordable, hearty meals in generous servings. The restaurant’s menu includes rice meals, soups, mami, pancit, snacks, and beverages. At this restaurant, you’re sure to get bang for your buck. Good Taste Fried rice (P115) is served with a large chicken and a fried egg. The recommended Good Taste Fried rice (Php 120) is made with large chicken and a fried egg. Another crowd favorite is their Buttered Chicken (Php 180 for half and Php 360 for whole). Don’t let their serving suggestions fool you. Their dishes can feed more people than what it […]
Discover the taste of Asian cuisine in Baguio! Chef’s Home is an Asian fusion restaurant that serves dishes influenced by Malaysian, Thai, Indonesian, and Filipino cuisine. The restaurant has a Malaysian chef who ensures that the taste of all their dishes are authentic with the use of ingredients and spices shipped from abroad. Malaysian’s comfort food, Nasi Goreng The restaurant’s bestseller is a Malaysian traditional rice dish called Nasi Goreng (P120). Another recommended dish is called Tom yum soup which is rich in seafood flavor. You can also buy homemade pickles made of fresh Baguio vegetables here in the restaurant.
Visit an authentic Italian restaurant in Baguio! La Casa Bianca is a hotel, spa, and café found in the Summer Capital of the Philippines. Its hotel rooms are fully equipped with free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, and private bathrooms. The restaurant serves different breakfasts including Pinoy, American, Omelettes, and Continental. Each breakfast choice comes with either coffee or tea. It is available from 7 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. only. Excellent pasta with tomato sauce The non-breakfast menu starts at 11 a.m. with a variety of dishes such as salads, soups, and rice meals. The Bolognese with Meatball (P230) is a perfect combination of juicy meatballs and thick tomato sauce. La Casa […]
Enjoy nature, art, and meals all at once in this restaurant. Unique interior decor Oh My Gulay is a vegetarian-friendly restaurant that mainly offers dishes using organic vegetables. It is a spacious restaurant with a unique interior decor of green plants and art works hanging on walls. Healthy brown rice is used in OH MY GULAY RICE (P140) It offers a variety of dishes including appetizers, salad, sandwiches, pasta, noodles, rice meals, desserts, and drinks. ANAK NG PUTANESCA (P130), for example, is an excellent pasta with flavorful olive oil and tomato. Another great meal is the Oh My Gulay Rice (P140) made of native brown rice with ten vegetables in […]
Café by the Ruins has a reputation of serving European and local cuisine with an “All Fresh and Organic” concept. It uses plenty of vegetables in its dishes and bakes its own bread and scones. Some of the café’s desserts are chocolate fondue (P120), which is served with a lot of strawberries, and the strawberry shake (P150). It is already a part of the restaurant staff’s routine to pick strawberries in the morning and use bountiful of them in its desserts.