Jasmine Restaurant: Home of the Best Asian Food and Bicolano Fusion Dishes
Offering the best Asian food and Bicolano fusion dishes, Jasmine Restaurant, located at the ground floor lobby of The Oriental Hotel is a must-visit restaurant when you’re in town.
Jasmine Restaurant’s bestsellers
Jasmine Restaurant is the largest buffet restaurant in Legazpi, with wide variety of Asian and home-made bicol dishes to choose from.
The restaurant’s interior is covered plum-coloured chairs and tables. The elegance is found in the center of the buffet area wherein plenty of seashells are hanged on the ceilings, weavings on top of the cabinets, to add an artistic display for the foods. Rattan balls are also hanged on each tables as counterpart for chandeliers.
Jasmine Restaurant’s interior
For an intimate night, Jasmine Restaurant also has live band performances during night time.
Some of the bestsellers you can try is the Bagnet Sinigang, a Filipino tamarind soup with bagnet as the main ingredient. You can also try exciting dishes like the Baluko Florentine, Pasta Bicolandia, Alimusan, Laing Rice, and Bagnet Ala Bicol Express. For dessert, they have the Mayon Lava Cake, served with Pili Panacotta and Sili ice cream.
BAGNET SINIGANG. Good for 3-4 people, P300
You’ll be surprised that the dishes they served are far from what you can imagine. These budget friendly dishes are prices from 160-400 pesos only.
During breakfast, you’ll get to feast on array of mixed western meals and local foods as well. There’s a bread station, rice and heavy meal station, cereals, dessert, and coffee station, while enjoying the stunning view of the Mayon Volcano.
BALUKO FLORENTINE. P280
Jasmine Restaurant is open everyday from serving breakfast and dinner. There is also a dinner buffet every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. So if you want to experience a culinary adventure, head over to Jasmine Restaurant at The Oriental Hotel Legazpi.
Written by Denise Villamar