Man Plaza: An adventurous alternative to Manokan Country

“Manokan Country is so overrated. Aren’t there any other, more adventurous alternatives?” Again the question was repeated. We nervously swallowed as we sized up our merciless interrogator. A six foot, white haired expat looked back at us expectantly with his piercing blue eyes, camera in hand. We were caught off guard, really thrown for a…

Omotenashi Ramen Bacolod: Serving great Japanese Ramen

Omotenashi Ramen BCD is a new restaurant in Bacolod that specializes in serving Japanese ramen. This restaurant is one of the numerous Japanese Ramen shops in Bacolod City. Is it worth visiting? Read more to find out our impressions of Omotenashi Ramen.. Omotenashi Ramen is located at Units 106 and 111 at the new Dinke…

La Comuna café

Here’s another beautiful restaurant that you must visit when you’re in Bacolod City.  La Comuna Café is one of the most visually striking and appealing cafés in Bacolod City. La Comuna café is located on Kamunsil street, Bacolod City – near the University of Saint La Salle high school building. It is a large cafe,…

Firehook Boulangerie Et Patisserie

Breakfast and snacks are sweeter in Mountain view subdivision of Bacolod City.  This subdivision is home to an awesome neighborhood bakery.   But you won’t find any musty old pandesals or atrocious creations like the “double body” breads here – Firehook Boulangerie Et Patisserie bakery cooks up fabulous artisan breads! Firehook Boulangerie Et Patisserie is found on…

Chapter 9 3/4: The Harry Potter themed Cafe in Bacolod reopens

Just like a good book that you can’t put down, Chapter 9 3/4 Coffee House – Bacolod’s first and only Harry Potter cafe has opened its doors once again in a new location. The distinctive orange house is decorated with paintings on the outdoor walls and a distinctive signpost  with names of fantasy places. We…

BJC Bacolod Jerk Chicken

Jamaican Food in Bacolod City? Yes, it exists!  Come and visit Bacolod Jerk Chicken where they serve chicken cooked and flavored  in the traditional Jamaican way! It’s a very nice change from Chicken Inasal!   Curious?  Read more below. Bacolod Jerk Chicken has a large outdoor dining area.  The tables and chairs are made of pallets…