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Top Choice Seafood in Ormoc

Mimay's Seafood House

This buzzing place has seafood (shrimps, crabs, lobster, scallops) and fish so fresh it's actually alive – just make a selection from the bubbling display tanks and choose how you want it cooked. It's three blocks i…
Park in Ormoc

Lake Danao Natural Park

Lake Danao is beautifully situated in Leyte's inland hills 18km east of town, making it a good day trip from Ormoc. There's some great hiking around the guitar-shaped lake, 650m above sea level and fringed by forest…
Cafe in Ormoc

Lorenzo's Cafe

This large, popular cafe with wraparound windows has a terrace facing the promenade and air-conditioned interior. The menu has great breakfast choices and plenty of Western and Asian dishes, plus espresso coffee and…
Pub Food in Ormoc

Roma Cafe

American-owned Roma Cafe has healthy salads and Thai and Mexican tastes to accompany the speciality noodle dishes. It's also a popular drinking venue in the evening, with a busy terrace and live music some weekends.
Barbecue in Ormoc

Barbecue Stalls

Just west of the Superdome is a cluster of barbecue stalls that come to life from sunset onwards. Try the fresh, juicy pineapple sold by vendors, which the region is known for.
Bar in Ormoc

Bebidas Coffee Bar

A funky little cafe-bar built into the Superdome, popular with locals for a good coffee. In the evening it morphs into more of a bar with dangerously cheap cocktails.
Landmark in Ormoc


This vast concrete structure dominates the promenade. It's a key venue for big basketball games and conferences.