Thursday, February 11, 2016

Must-Try Baguio City Restaurants for 2016



Whether you are visiting Baguio to celebrate New Year's Day or be intimate on Valentine's Day, to witness the Panagbenga Festival or just to celebrate birthday, anniversary or any special occasion with your family and friends, part of our itinerary is visiting restaurants in Baguio where we can gather and share sumptuous meals together.

This 2016, create new memories in Baguio by trying out some of the best restaurants in the city. Listed below are our most recommended restaurants based on quality of food, serving size, customer service and value for money. Restaurants are listed alphabetically and they are in no way ranked in any a specific order.

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2600 Gastropub
86 Upper General Luna Road, Baguio City
Contact Number: 09175987982

2600 Gastropub offers a wide selection of gourmet dishes including ribs, pasta, pizza and wings which you can pair with premium drinks served in a casual dining setting. Order the 4x4 Pizza which is topped with four types of cheese and four types of longganisa. 

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Edsyl Pigar-Pigar
Queen of Peace Road, Baguio City

This 24-hour eatery is very famous to the locals for pigar-pigar, a delicacy from Dagupan, Pangasinan. Pigar-Pigar is a very simple dish of sliced beef which is marinated and quickly fried with onion and cabbage. A solo meal of pigar-pigar with rice is very affordable at P70.00. Another best-seller is their sinanglaw, an Ilocano soup dish made of beef innards. A sinanglaw meal with rice costs P50.00. To get there, take a taxi and tell the driver to bring you to Edsyl Pigar-Pigar located near Mount Crest Hotel.

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Foggy Mountain Cookhouse
172 St Joseph Street, San Carlos Heights, Baguio City
Contact Number: +639167674687, +639327623639

A private dining set in a rest-house facing the mountain cloaked with thick fog. They specialize in American and Mediterranean dishes including steaks, roast chicken, brick oven roasted lamb, pasta and an assortment of desserts. Reservation is required. See their menu.

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Grumpy Joe
Leonard Wood Road, Baguio City
Contact Number: +63 9164936879

Grumpy Joe specializes in American style pizzas and pasta. as well as burgers and wings. The place is usually packed during dinnertime so it is best to make a reservation.

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Le Chef at the Manor
Camp John Hay, Loakan Road, Baguio City

Le Chef is famous for its breakfast buffet with the widest choices of dishes starting from freshly baked bread and pastries, omelets, salads, savory dishes of fish, chicken, pork and beef, as well as fruits and juices. The restaurant is open to walk-in guests. Buffet breakfast costs P720.00 nett per person. Children 10 years old and below get 50% discount.

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Melt Bistro
G/F Convergys 1 Bldg., Ayala Technohub, Camp John Hay, Baguio City

Melt is one of the newest restaurants in Baguio City located inside the Baguio AyalaLand TechnoHub, and far away from the crowded restaurants in the area. Melt specializes in steaks using high quality meat products from the US, Australia and New Zealand. They also serve American style pasta and panizza. Most interesting are their creative America twist to Filipino classic dishes such as Kare-Kare and Salpicao.

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Patch Cafe
G/F Bloomfield Hotel, No. 3 Leonard Wood Road, Baguio City
Contact Number: (074) 446-9112

Patch Cafe is a new restaurant located at the ground floor of Bloomfield Hotel. They serve all-day breakfast specializing on Filipino- and American-style breakfast meals. They also serve coffee and pastries.

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Pizza Volante
Ayala TechnoHub, Camp John Hay, Baguio City

End the day at Baguio City's famous pizza place. They have a wide selection of flavors. They also serve pizza and sandwiches. Their newest branch is located at the Baguio AyalaLand Technohub. We highly recommend the Pizza Marengo.

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Rancho Norte
Ketchup Community, Romulo Drive, Baguio City

The restaurant is located in the famous Ketchup Community and serves classic Filipino cuisine as well as some exotic dishes such as Tapang Kabayo, Tapang Usa and Tapang Baboy Damo.

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The Coffee Library
G/F Rex Hall, Upper Bonifacio St, Baguio City
Contact Number: 09175037962

The Coffee Library is a new cafe in Baguio City which specializes in Vietnamese and Italian coffees. What's also amazing is that most of all of their drinks are priced below P100.00. Very student friendly! They also serve Pho Bo, as well as pasta and all-day breakfast.

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Vizco's Restaurant & Cake Shop
Ayala TechnoHub, Camp John Hay, Baguio City

Vizco's serves the best Strawberry Shortcake in Baguio City! The cake is soft, moist and not too sweet. They use fresh strawberries as toppings. Simple but oh so good. Never leave Baguio without having as slice or two.

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Reader Recommendations

Do you know of other new restaurants in Baguio this worth visiting this 2016? Do you think your favorite restaurant should be on this list? Write a comment below or send us an email at pinasmuna@gmail.com and we will gladly check them out on our next visit.

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