Restaurants

Top Choice International in Cagayan de Oro

Circa Eatery

The ground floor of the Red Planet Hotel, on the city's primary traffic-jammed road, is an unusual spot for a restaurant espousing slow-food movement bona fides and organic, locally grown ingredients. From croque ma…
Top Choice Seafood in Cagayan de Oro

Panagatan

For the freshest seafood, head to this restaurant perched on stilts over the water around 10km west of Cagayan de Oro on the highway to Iligan.
Seafood in Cagayan de Oro

Redtail Shrimps & More

No plates and utensils – a bit of a gimmick – does prompt table photos of everyone in their bibs and plastic gloves. No matter how the crabs, prawns, mussels, tuna and kinilaw (raw seafood cured in vinegar) make the…
Filipino in Cagayan de Oro

Lokal Grill

In addition to standard Filipino meat and noodle dishes, Lokal does its own version of pinakbét (an Ilocano dish of mixed vegetables steamed in fish sauce), which is mixed with deep-fried squid. Other specialities a…
Cafe in Cagayan de Oro

Mai Cafe

True to its old-school decor of antique plates and doilies that would make grandma happy, there's no wi-fi on offer at this postage-stamp-sized cafe. However, you can enjoy espresso drinks, cake, pastries, all-day b…
Filipino in Cagayan de Oro

4Daboys Tavern

Filipino comfort food, especially lechón (roast suckling pig) and kambing (goat) dishes, and imported beers like Stella Artois and Asahi are on offer at this small, dark and contemporary spot. Two other locations in…
Italian in Cagayan de Oro

Guiseppe Pizzeria & Sicilian Roast

The best Italian restaurant in CDO serves up wood-oven pizza, homemade pastas, including top-class pappardelle lamb ragu, and meat dishes like lamb shank and osso buco. It's part of a chain, but feels intimate and s…
Seafood in Cagayan de Oro

Seablings

Around 10km west of Cagayan de Oro, Seablings has a good boodle fight menu – basically, group meals served on banana leaves and eaten with hands. The restaurant is on stilts over the water.
International in Cagayan de Oro

Rosario Arcade

One of Cagayan’s culinary and entertainment centres.
International in Cagayan de Oro

Ayala Centrio Mall

Upscale Ayala is loaded with restaurants and cafes.