Where to eat when in Bacolod City? Here’s the list of Bacolod Restaurants/Dining Places which the author had personally tried. There are numerous dining places in Bacolod City.Some of these places – we have not tried yet, while some – we intentionally exclude them from this list for some reasons.


Vedge Health Hub. Are you a vegan or maybe just health conscious? If you are very particular about your food intake, then you should try The Vedge Health Hub. The restaurant is located at the  Virgen sang Barangay Building, Lacson Street, Bacolod City. Health conscious fellow will surely love this place. Click here for our review of the place.


Izumi Authentic Ramen. One of the newly opened restaurants in Bacolod City is the Izumi Authentic Ramen. This haven for noodle lovers takes pride of their ingredients which they sourced locally, while their seasonings and other ingredients are sourced from Japan.  Get to know more what Izumi has to offer with this post.

Two Pans

Two Pans. For a comfortable and relaxed ambiance, try Two Pans Restaurant. Located at O Residences, Bacolod City (just beside Robinsons Mall). The place offers a wide array of international dishes. Our Two Pans review, here. 

Mai Pao

Mai Pao. For Chinese food lovers, Mai Pao is another restaurant that you can try. located conveniently along Lacson Street at Virgen sang Barangay Building. Mai Pao offers a long list of Chinese cuisines which are very familiar to the Filipino palate. Click here for our review of Mai Pao.


Das Burgery. Do you love burgers? If so, then you must try Das Burgery. Their burgers are made of 100% Angus Beef. This is the reason why, people love their products because they are juicy, tender and definitely flavorful.Das Burgery which opens 7 days a week (from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm)  is located at Monfort Building, Lacson St. Mandalagan Bacolod City. Click here for our review of Das Burgery. 


Ribshack Restaurant. Ribshack is located at SM City, South Wing, Bacolod City. The restaurant specializes in grilled food product at affordable prices. Try their grilled blue marlin, jumbo grilled squid, and pork barbecue. Here’s our review of Ribshack Restuarant.

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Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Challenege yourself with this “Tombstone” of Zarks Burgers

Zarks Burgers. A haven for burger lovers, Zarks burgers is located at SM City, Northwing, Bacolod City. You should try their jaw-breaking over sized burgers. Click here for burgers that you need to try at Zarks Burgers.

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Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Try this Shawarma Wraps by Saddam’s Shawarma

Saddam’s Shawarma. The Shawarma specialist, Saddam is located at the”Homegrown” fronting Bob’s Cafe along Lacson St., Bacolod City. Click here for some Shawarma delights that you can try at Saddam’s Shawarma.

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Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Taste the Choobi Choobi’s Grilled Squid

Choobi-Choobi. Located at SM City, Bacolod. Choobi-choobi offers delictable seafood. For some dishes to try at Choobi-Choobi, please click here Choobi-Choobi’s specialties .

Buffalo Wings N’ Things

Wings N’ Things. As the name of the restaurant implies, their specialty is of course, chicken wings. Try their products in various flavors which include Ultimate Wingsanity, Armageddon, Firehouse Classic, Chipotle Lime and The RookieBuffalo. Wings N’ Things is located at  Lacson corner B.S. Aquino Drive, Bacolod City. Our humble review of the Wings N’ Things here.


Chicken Burito of Mexican Forgo Restaurant

Mexican Fogo Restuarant. Do you crave for Burritos, nachos or quesadillas? It so, then visit the Mexican Fogo Resturant. They will surely delight you with your fancy for Mexican treats. Mexican Fogo Restaurant is located at the at the ground floor of O Hotel, Mandalagan, Bacolod City. For our review of the place, click here.


Where to eat when in Bacolod City: stimulate your appetite with the Fish Kinilaw by 18th Street Palapala

18th Street Palapala. The 18th St., Palapala offers Seafood products at its best. The 18th Street Palapala has beautiful air-conditioned dining area suitable for group gatherings or meetings and an al fresco dining area. Tel 433-9153. Read here for our review of the 18th Street Palapala

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Go for Aboy’s Blue Marlin

Aboy’s Restaurant.  Located at Goldenfields Commercial Complex, Aboy’s Restaurant has a non-air con and Aircon dining area. They also have some function rooms if you want to have an exclusive  meeting or get together. Read our review of Aboy’s Restaurant

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: feast on the Steamed Pasayan (shrimp) at Ading’s Palapala

Ading’s Pala-Pala. For the seafood lovers and for those who are  adventurous, the  Pala Pala Market in Bacolod is quite popular. Located  at  8th street at the back portion of the Provincial Capitol  Building. Their seafood is a must try, but they have meat dishes as well.

You may contact Adings Palapala at (034) 458 1594. Please read our review of Ading’s Pala-pala.

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: savor the Beef Ropa at Alice Recipes

Alice Recipes.  Alice recipes is located right across Metrodome, Araneta Street (Bacolod South). Try their  Baby back ribs, Beef Ropa,etc. Phone: 034-4343773 or 09162659835

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: delight yourself with the famous batchoy of Bar 21

Bar 21 Restaurant. A fine dining restaurant located at 21 St, Lacson St., Bacolod City. You should try their Batchoy and other specialties.

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Try the Lupad-lupad (fried tilapia) by 27th Bascon

27th Bascon. Bascon always has a good reputation for good food they serve which are mostly Filipino Cuisines. Located at 27th Lacson Street, Bacolod City. Read our review of 27th Bascon Restaurant

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: enjoy the Boodle Feast by Blackbeard’s Seafood Island Restaurant

Blackbeard’s Seafood Island Restaurant. Located at the District, Ayala North Point in Talisay City, Metro Bacolod. Blackbeard’s Seafood Island is known for the freshest seafood, barbecue favorites and claimed to be the ultimate in island cooking. Try their “Boodle Feast”,  it’s really fun. Read our review of Blackbeard’s Seafood Island

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: enjoy your afternoon with coffee and  Buko Pie at Bob’s Cafe

Bob’s Cafe. Located right along 21- Lacson Street, Bacolod City. The place is perfect for hangout…they have good coffee, cakes and pastries, pizza and pasta and much more.They also have a branch at SM City, Bacolod.

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Try this Sate Babe with Rice at Bob’s Restuarant

Bob’s Restaurant. One of the oldest restaurant in Bacolod City.Bob’s Restaurant is located at B.S. Aquino Drive, Bacolod City, just a block away from Lacson Street and in front of Riverside Medical Center.


Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Try the French Onion Soup by Cafe Uma

Café Uma.  Café Uma is a place where you would want to enjoy a delectable Asian and Western Cafe Cuisines.Try their sausages served in a large bowl with green salad and mashed potato. Please read our review of Cafe Uma

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Where to eat when in Bacolod City: cheat on your diet with the Pecan Pie topped with vanilla ice cream at Calea

Calea  offers cakes, pastries, pasta, coffee, and sandwiches.Click here to read our reviews  for Calea http://www.thehappytrip.com/2012/06/sweet-celebration-at-calea/    Another article for Calea http://www.thehappytrip.com/2011/08/calea-sweet-indulgence/

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Savir the Chicken Inasal by Chicken Deli

Chicken Deli. Chicken Deli has outlets in Lacson Street (beside Negros Showroom) and at SM City, Bacolod (South wing).


Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Treat your friends with the Lechon Manok of  Chicken Haus

Chicken Haus. One of the most popular place in Bacolod City offering grilled chicken is the Chicken Haus. One of their branches is located at Alunan Avenue-Araneta St, right beside Metrodome.

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Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Savor the Sizzling Squid by Chikaan

Chikaan. A restaurant offering native dishes. They have an outlet at Robinson’s Place Central City walk and at the latest is at SM City, Bacolod.

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: satisfy your craving for sweets with the Mud  Pie Coffe Milk Shake of Coffee Ground House

Coffee Ground House. Basically, a cafe serving coffee and pastries. But They also serve simple dishes for meals. Located at Cordova Avenue, Brgy Mandalagan, Bacolod City. Telephone (034) 441 6356. Please read my review of D. Coffee Ground House

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Feast on the Paella Valenciana by Delicioso

Delicioso. Try their Paella Valenciana and Paella Negra.  Deliciosio is located at Mandalagan, Bacolod City, near Sanparq (CONVERGYS), they open at 10 AM – 11 PM Sunday to Thursday and 10 AM to 12 Midnight every Friday to Saturdays. Read our review of Delicioso

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: try the Pork Chop of Fatboys

Fatboys Restaurant.  Try their pork chop or burger steak. Read here for our review of Fatboy’s

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: get yourself full with the pizza of Greeno’s

Greenos’ Pizza.   Greeno’s is perhaps  the best-tasting and affordable thin crust pizza here in Bacolod City.  They have  very affordable prices ranging  from Php99 (regular – 9 inches) to Php845 (XXL – 30 inches). For deliveries you may contact us by these numbers: Alijis Branch:Cellphone number: 0909-4195726 (Smart); 0948-8773624 (Smart); 0915-8451855 (Globe); Telephone number: 4344294–6th Lacson St. Branch: Cellphone number: 0915-6313481 (Globe) 946-5343458 (Smart); 0928-4894686 (Smart); Telephone number: 434-7466; 434-0036; 704-1058–Mandalagan Branch: Cellphone number: 0917-3198662 (Globe); 0915-2517803 (Globe); 0947-7023512 (Smart); Telephone number: 476-4458—NGC Branch: (near Lopue’s East) Cellphone number:  0999-3441618 (Smart); 916-7198796 (Globe);Telephone number:  433-1482–Silay Branch: Cellphone number:  0921-2237585; (Smart) 0915-9885116 (Globe); Telephone number: 441-2296–Kabankalan Branch: Cellphone number:  0939-6136076 ;(Smart)  0915-7682558 (Globe)

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: Chill at the Hilltop Restobar in  Murcia

Hilltop Restobar. If you want a quite and different dining experience, you can try Hilltop Restobar in Murcia. Just a few minutes away from Bacolod City, the place offers a relaxing ambiance. It’s better to visit the place late in the afternoon right before dinner. Click here for our review of Hilltop Restobar and for the directions.

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Where to eat when in Bacolod City: treat yourself with the Crispy Pata of Imay’s

Imay’s.  Located at 6th St, Bacolod City, Imay’s  have an airconditioned function rooms but I would prefer to eat Al Fresco whenever I visit the place. Their seafood cuisines are fantastic, but you should try also their crispy tadyang and crispy pata. Click here for our review of Imay’s.

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Where to eat when in Bacolod City: try this Salmon Sashimi  at Kenaji Japanese Restuarant

Kenaji  Japanese Restaurant. Try this Japanese restaurant, now located at 888 Mall, Bacolod City. Their prices are very affordable and the food is really good. Click here for our review of Kenaji Japanese Restaurant.

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: beat the heat with the Halohalo of Kuppa

Kuppa. Try a wide array of tea offerings, cakes, and pastries at Kuppa. But my most favorite is their Salad Bar and during summer their Halo-halo Bar.


Where to eat when in Bacolod City: go for the Kare-kare of Kuya J

Kuya J.  A Casual Dining Restaurant serving homestyle Filipino Cuisines inside SM City, Bacolod City. Read our review of Kuya J


Where to eat when in Bacolod City: enjoy the Various Filipino Dishes at L’ Fisher Chalet

L Fisher  Chalet.    If you’re claustrophobic, you might want to try L’ Fisher Chalet. Right at the rooftop of L’ Fisher Hotel, the place offers a relaxing ambiance. It is where the pool of L Fisher is Located, so you can have an “in a vacation feeling”. A good view of the city is also offered in the place. Please click to read my article about   L Fisher Chalet

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: treat yourself with the Various Cakes and Pastries by C’s Cafe

L Fisher’s C’s Cafe. Right in front of L Fisher Hotel,  C’s Cafe is the best place to have coffee and chat with friends. Their cakes and pastries are great. Read our review of C’s Cafe

Lina’s Al Fresco Dining

Lina’s Al Fresco Dining.  located at 1st Street , near SSS Building, Lina’s Al Fresco Dining offers one of the best ambiances for any dining experience.Read our review of Lina’s Al Fresco Dining

The Lord Byron’s Baby Backribs

Byron’s Baby Backribs. Never mind the ambiance, just their food. But their Baby Backribs is to die for…Lord Byron’s Backribs is located at Block 8 Homesite, 6100 Bacolod City with telephone number :(034) 433 2469. Please read our review of Lord Byron’s


Bangus and Scallops at Mely’s  Garden Restaurant

Mely’s Garden Restaurant . Located at 6th Street right in front of Imay’s Restaurant. Click here for our review of Mely’s  Garden Restaurant.


Crispy Bihod at Orange Carenderia

Orange Carinderia. Orange Karenderia is one place which the whole family would love to dine in. Offering Filipino Cuisines, Orange Karenderia used local ingredients abundant in the area. The restaurant is located at 22nd Street-Lacson Street, Bacolod City. Read our review of Orange Carinderia

Make your own Pizza at Pizza Republik

Pizza Republik. Right beside Orange Carinderia is the Pizza Republik. Have fun and customize your own pizza by choosing from their 60 plus toppings.Located at 22nd St., Bacolod City.Read our review of Pizza Republik


Bibingka by Quan Delicacies

Quan Delicacies. When it comes to native delicacies, it must be Quan. Quan has been in business for more than 20 years now selling a wide array of food, puto to dinuguan, native delicacies, pasalubong items, cakes and pastries and many more…VISIT ANY QUAN  OUTLETS: NORTHDRIVE- (034) 709-0677; 433-9987;# 3 LA SALLE AVENUE, CAPITOLVILLE – (034)-434-6379;432-1074; 708-5055; LOPUE’S DEPARTMENT  STORE-ARANETA-(034) 435-6559; LOPUE’S DEPARTMENT STORE- SAN SEBASTIAN-(034) 435-1113; ROBINSON’S SUPERMARKET -(034) 476-1518; GAISANO CITY – SUPERMarket – (034)  707-8440; LOPUE’S EAST CENTER- (034)-708-9095

A variety of Vietnamese Dishes by Rau Ram Cafe

Rau Ram Cafe (Formerly Saigon Cafe). They serve authentic Vietnamese Cuisines and Asian Fusion Dishes. Located at Prk. Marapara 1 Zone 2, Brgy. Bata, Bacolod City, Philippines, Rau Ram Café (formerly known as Saigon Café). Phone: (034)708 9036, Email: saigoncafe411@yahoo.com.ph. Read our review of Rau Ram Cafe

Roasted Beef by Ripples Restaurant

Ripples Restaurant by L Fisher Hotel. My favorite place to hang out, The Ripples restaurant at L ‘ Fisher Hotel, Bacolod City.The restaurant offers a buffet during weekends.


Shabuniko, a Korean restaurant found along Lacson Street. Is one of the newest exciting places to dine in Bacolod City. They serve authentic Korean food and the dining area is divided into two, the Shabu-shabu, and their Yaki Niku.Please click to read my article about Shabuniko.

Lamb Steak by Silver and Plum

Silver & Plum.  This Restobar is located at the ground floor of Sorento Piazza, Lacson Street, Bacolod City. Their lamb steak is a must try.

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: enjoy the Pancit Malabon of Tita Beth’s Pancit Malabon House

Tita Beth’s Pancit Malabon House.  Tita Beth’s Pancit Malabon is a must try and we always order a   bilao of Pancit Malabon from this place.Located at  27th Lacson Street, Bacolod City (beside Rolling Hills).

Tyrol Restaurant. Tyrol Restaurants offers flavors of Germany and Austria. Located at 12th Street, Mayfair Plaza, Bacolod. telephone Numbers: 034-7031878  /  0906-3357564. Read our review of Tyrol Restaurant

Where to eat when in Bacolod City: feast like a Viking at Vikings  Buffet  Restaurant

Vikings Buffet Restaurant. Eat like a Viking at the biggest buffet restaurant in the Philippines. The first Vikings Restaurant in the Visayas is located at SM City Bacolod. Click here for our review of Vikings Buffet Restuarant




Where to eat when in Bacolod City: forget that guilt and enjoy the Boneless Lechon of  Zharnn’s Grill

Zharnn’s Grill.Located at Goldenfield Commercial Complex, Singcang, Bacolod City (near Aboy’s). Try their boneless lechon and Bulalo. Contact Details: Taculing, Bacolod, Philippines (034) 704 1056. Read our review of the Zharnns. Read here for our review of Zharnn’s Grill 


NOTE: This post is a list in progress. If  think your  favorite restaurant  is not in this list, drop a message below. If you own a restaurant  you can invite  us to review your place.  Send us a private message at  https://www.facebook.com/jovito.intraspec

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  1. the mud pie coffee milkshake looks delicious

  2. Natasha Mairs

    Bob’s resturaunt sound like my kind of place. And those cakes at Fisher C’s cafe!! OH MY!

  3. That’s an awesome list featuring Bacolod’s fine cuisine! I would love to try those out someday.

  4. That is a lot of great food for one city. So many awesome restaurants. You can tell that city is not hurting for places to eat.

  5. Those food are looks so yummy and fantastic, I’m also from PH but I haven’t been tried to eat in this restaurant, I’d like to try it out soon.

  6. I never been in bacolod but i heard so many good reviews about their food. I want to try all their foods.

  7. Oh wow…this is beyond excellent…such an amazing post…deserves a share

  8. All the food looks good but I am particularly taken with the shrimp dish!

  9. So so many great selections. I know my daughter would love to order those pork chops!

  10. Oh my, everything looks delicious! I would love to try the Boneless Lechon.

  11. So many choices, I would love to explore and visit each of these places

  12. The mudpie coffee milkshake looks absolutely phenomenal I love the look of that!

  13. Looks like so many great options for restaurants. The food looks amazing too.

  14. Wow these all look so exotic! I don’t think I’ve tried almost anything you’ve mentioned before so it would definitely be a new experience. Thanks for the great list of options!

  15. The fried Tilapia looks really good., I have never seen presentation like that before. Very cool.

  16. Cleofe poblacion

    Try Khao Phat Thai Street Foods @ Hi Strip4. We love the Squid Flakes and Phad Thai

  17. lord byrons is the best for me. Ribs so perfect…

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