UPDATE (1/26/15): This is a really old post. If you want to look at newer recommendations, we made another one. Click here for 10 Date Spots for Valentines Day.
Its almost Valentine’s Day! Have you chosen what restaurant to go to with your date? Here’s a list of restaurants you can’t go wrong with. Remember that sometimes they jack up their prices so it’d be better to call ahead and inquire about the menu. Happy Valentine’s everyone!
Start the date in the fancy dining area and enjoy their world class cuisine, then move over to the Bellini Bar for a more intimate setting. This well-rounded venue is sure to cover all the bases for a great night.
Contact: (032) 232-7375, (032) 236-0097 http://www.anzani.com.ph/
Location: Panorama Heights, Nivel Hills, Lahug, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
Davids Steak and Seafood Restaurant
For the meat lovers out there, this is one of the better known steak houses in Cebu. Inside the unassuming facade boasts arguably the best steak in Cebu. A great choice for a scrumptious Valentine’s.
Contact: (032) 231-0157 http://www.davidsrestaurants.com/
Location: F. Cabahug St. Cebu City Philippines
If you can bag the coveted table by the pier, there is no way your Valentine’s date can go wrong! The sound of the waves splashing and the cool ocean wind will make for a truly romantic evening. PS – Pray it doesn’t rain.
Contact: (032) 231-8224, (032) 231-0288 http://www.shangri-la.com
Location: Beach Cove in Shangrila Hotel Punta Engano Road, Lapu-Lapu Cebu 6015, Philippines
For those with deeper pockets, Abaca is a great choice for Valetine’s. The have a wonderful set course for this special occasion, and since it is a highly sought venue you had better book early.
Contact: (032) 495-3461, (032) 236-0311 http://www.abacaresort.com/
Location: Punta Engano Road, Mactan Island, Lapu-lapu City
As the name implies, this sky high setting is basked in an ambient blue light that sets a very romantic setting. From high up in Marco Polo Plaza, the view and cool air combined with some really good food is sure to leave a lasting impression.
Contact: (032) 253-1111 loc. 8245 or 8305 Blu Bar Site
Location: Penthouse, Marco Polo Plaza, Nivel Hills
With a great balance of good food and ambiance, La Gondola fits the bill for a good Italian Valentines dinner.
Contact: (032) 232-6888 La Gondola Page
Location: Gourmet Walk, Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino, Salinas Drive, Lahug
Want to go somewhere nice without breaking the bank? Try Rica’s. Its chic elegant interior with deliciously simple meals will set the mood for a nice quiet evening. Perfect for those who want some alone time. *wink*
Contact: (032) 236-3562
Location: #1 Paseo Saturnino, Ma. Luisa Road
La Tegola in Busay
This restaurant has the best view of Cebu City. An Italian dinner with the steady glow of the city beside you makes for a very intimate setting.
Contact: (032) 419 2220
Location: Upper Busay, Cebu City (right before TOPS)
We’re sure there are more than a few restaurants we’ve missed. Of course, if you have any suggestions, feel free to place them in the comments below.