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Top Choice Bicolano in Legazpi

Waway Restaurant

For an authentic experience of Bicol food, head to this local institution for a splendid (though rather meat-heavy) lunchtime buffet of spicy coconut-milk-cooked specialties, kare-kare, and tempura vegetables as the…
Top Choice Bicolano in Legazpi

Smalltalk Cafe

This delightful little eatery defines the notion of Bicol-fusion cooking, and whether you opt for its Bicol express pasta, pinangat-filled ravioli or Cordon Bleu chicken, it doesn't matter: it's all glorious! We are…
in Legazpi

Bar 101

Bar 101, above the Bichara Silverscreens cinema, was the place to hang out and listen to music when we passed through.
Seafood in Legazpi


A wonderful open-air restaurant 1km north of Legazpi City, Sibid-Sibid specialises in highly original, Bicol-inspired seafood concoctions like fish Bicol express. Has the best pinangat we've had.
Fusion in Legazpi

Seadog Diner

Good pizzas and Bicol-accented Italian fare. Great spot for a drink too.
Bicolano in Legazpi

1st Colonial Grill

While this place serves up great Bicolano dishes such as tinapa rice (rice with tinapa flakes and green mango) and five-spiced chicken, it's particularly famous for its unusual ice cream flavours, such as sili and p…
in Legazpi

Cafe Cubaña

Arts & Crafts in Legazpi

Kababayan Handicraft Market

Next to the bus station, the market is a great place to stock up on abaca bags and purses, pili nut products (marzipan, cookies, pastries) and jars of laing and Bicol express for recreating Bicolano dishes at home.