Top things to do

Top Choice Beach in Boracay

White Beach

With its glorious, powdered-sugar sand, White Beach is the centre of the action in Boracay and the only sight most visitors ever see. Beach locations are defined relative to three former boat stations, where bangkas…
Top Choice Club in Boracay

Area 51 Secret Party Facility

Apart from having one of the greatest club names ever, Area 51 is (low voice) the only underground party spot on the island. Its schedule is appropriately linked to the phases of the moon, ie there are full-moon and…
Top Choice Cafe in Boracay

Sunny Side Cafe

Make a beeline here in the morning for large, fluffy pancakes (a half-order is all you'll need) and the sunny-side cafe roesti (crumbled chorizo, poached eggs, sour cream and arugula on a fried potato frittata) and …
Top Choice International in Boracay

Lemon Cafe

Fresh and healthy define this colourful and vibrant D'Mall cafe, which serves big salads, creative sandwiches (eg smoked turkey with apples and celery on ciabatta), classic eggs-Benedict brunches, tropical juices an…
Top Choice Seafood in Boracay

Plato D'Boracay

Choose fish, lobster, prawns and other freshly caught shellfish from the D'Talipapa wet market just a few feet away and this family-style grill will cook them. While the resulting prices don't necessarily undercut t…
Top Choice International in Boracay

Cowboy Cucina

This small place has American West decor and expertly prepared burgers, steaks and chilli, plus a dash of Mexican fare and the island's best ribs, all eaten with your toes in the sand. There are some vegie options, …
Top Choice Club in Boracay


This flashy club with its world-class DJs remains the most popular of the beach discos, and is also known for its Wednesday-night table-football matches. During the day, it's a bar and grill; happy hour lasts from n…
Top Choice Japanese in Boracay

Nagisa Coffee Shop

Open-air nipa-style Nagisa fronts the attached Surfside Resort, serving affordable sashimi, okonomiyaki and a big P100 snack menu.
Spanish in Boracay

Dos Mestizos

Outstanding traditional Spanish cuisine infused with local flavours – including sophisticated tapas, authentic paella, bean soups and hearty stews – makes this an island treat favoured by other restaurateurs. The am…
Bar in Boracay

Nigi Nigi Nu Noos

The legendary Mason jars of Long Island iced tea (two-for-one during happy hour, 5pm to 7pm) and weng weng (rum, gin, tequila, vodka and Cointreau with orange and pineapple juice) more than capably kick-start any ev…