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Top Choice Italian in Moalboal

Lago di Garda

Mauro, a doctor from the lake area for which the restaurant is named, has raised the bar for eating out in Panagsama with this rambling open-air eatery. The pizzas and bread are particularly toothsome. Do try the fi…
International in Moalboal

Last Filling Station

Famous for its energy-boosting breakfasts, replete with yoghurt, muesli, baguettes and protein shakes. Also does decent strong brewed coffee.
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Italian Corner

Italian Corner does good traditional Italian pizzas.
Pizza in Moalboal

Marina Cucina Italiana

Here it’s all about the ocean-side authentic thin-crust pizzas.
Restobar in Moalboal

Chilli Bar

A Panagsama institution known for big pizzas, chilli con carne, Swedish meatballs and a lethal cocktail menu. ‘The liver is evil and it must be punished’, proclaims a big board by the pool table, where billiard comp…
German in Moalboal


Classy and intimate German restaurant on the outskirts of Panagsama; has cheap beer.
Asian in Moalboal


Lantaw features Indian and Indonesian tastes on its menu but is best known for Thai dishes such as green chicken curry. There are superb views of Pescador Island and Negros beyond from its perch above the ramshackle…
Cafe in Moalboal

French Coffee Shop

Surely the healthiest restaurant in town, it does what it says on the label – French coffee – plus crêpes, fresh bread, breakfasts and salads. It's off the water but you can dig your feet in the imported sand.
French in Moalboal


Formerly BB's, Coconuts was recently taken over by French management. It's right in the centre of Panagsama but relatively sealed off from the noise so you can really enjoy that sea view.
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Orchid Farm

For something sedate, unwind at the orchid farm just out of Moalboal; a tricycle from Moalboal proper should cost P70.