Apart from being an island paradise, Cebu boasts of many other endearing qualities that make it a certified tourist hotspot. On top of the list is of course the diversity of Cebu restaurants.
Cebu restaurants offer gastronomic pleasure in every bite and of every kind.
Sutukil – Mactan island is one of the more popular choice for diners because it houses some of the most interesting Cebu restaurants. One of them is this humble food hub that boasts of authentic Cebuano dishes that are inclined on the province’s wealth of seafood. Eating here is an entertainment on its own. You pick your seafood, tell the staff how you want it cooked (SU for sugba or grilled; TU for tinula or soup; KIL for kinilaw or sashimi), and wait for your dish to be served in a few moments. But wait, those are not the only ways you can have your food at SUTUKIL. They also stew and sautee among others. [Mactan Shrine, Mactan, Cebu City]
Olio Bar and Restaurant – Seafood is the main happening in this cozy place. Then again, you must think about delectable seafood dishes and not the plain kind if you come around to Olio. Apart from seafood, this Cebu restaurant also offers meat dishes like beef tenderloin and oh, lamb! [Crossroads, Banilad, Cebu City; (6332) 232 3589]
Fuente O’ Restaurante – If you love to dine on fusion meals, you better get your stomach ready. This wonderful hub located at the Rajah Park Hotel is out to impress. It serves delicious salads, soups, and meat dishes. [Rajah Park Hotel, Fuente Osmeña, Cebu City; (6332) 254 7277]
Golden Cowrie – This is one of the most popular Cebu restaurants among tourists. Why, it serves various Filipino dishes that are a sold out to locals and foreigner alike. Dinuguan, Adobong Kangkong, and Crispy Pata are among the top favorites in this cozy, nice place. It is the best place to go to get a grasp of the Filipino food lifestyle! [Salinas Drive, Lahug, Cebu City; (6332) 233 4243, (6332) 233 4670]
Chateau de Busay – If you are looking for authentic French cuisine, this is the place to go. There are lots of interesting dishes served in here but there is nothing more remarkable than the view of Mactan island and the whole of Cebu city captured right out of the window. This one of the most amazing Cebu restaurants is located on top of a hill. [Busay Hills, Lahug, Cebu City; (6332) 231 2000]