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Top Choice International in Romblon Island

Romblon Deli & Coffee Shop

The heart of Romblon's lively expat scene is this unassuming venture, smack in the middle of the waterfront near the ferry docks. Part bar, part bistro and part tourist info centre, with especially good pancakes, om…
Top Choice International in Odiongan

Mouse's Morsels Beef & Beer

Fresh off the boat? This Irish-owned sidewalk cafe should be your first stop. The kitchen does excellent thin-crust pizza and the deli has imported meats and wines. There's also good music and you can usually meet a…
Top Choice Italian in Romblon Island

JD&G Italian Food

An Italian-owned hole-in-the-wall doing excellent pizza, pasta and steaks. Grilled tuna, chicken Parmigiana and beef goulash are other favourites. And affogato and gelato for dessert. It doesn't get better than this…
Park in Sibuyan Island

Mt Guiting-Guiting Natural Park

This 15,200-hectare natural park (pronounced 'gee-TING gee-TING') is a biological treasure, home to an estimated 700 plant species, 130 bird species and a few rare mammals, including the small, nocturnal tube-nosed …
Waterfall in Sibuyan Island

Cataja Falls

This three-tiered waterfall cascading into a refreshing swimming hole makes for a great half-day excursion. Walk (or ride) east out of Magdiwang past the basketball court (leaving it on your right) and continue abou…
Bar in Romblon Island

Marlin Bar Restaurant

This bar offers beautiful sunset views and sports on a large flat-screen TV. It's part of the highly recommended Anchor Bay Watersports, and will satisfy romantics and sports fanatics. The menu has a wide range of i…
Pizza in Odiongan

Ghetto Plates

Don't let the humble entrance fool you: inside lies a real breath of fresh air. This cool cafe and meeting place offers excellent fruit shakes and pizza, live acoustic acts September to April and seating overlooking…
Pizza in Odiongan

Star Palace Restaurant

This contemporary-style place, two blocks north of the plaza, is a unique combination of brick-oven pizza joint and tea emporium – try the cookies and cream or watermelon milk tea.
Waterfall in Sibuyan Island

Lambingan Falls

This beautiful waterfall and swimming hole is about 12km east of Magdiwang (4km past the turn-off for the natural park). Tricycles can take you here (P300 round trip, 25 minutes).
Viewpoint in Romblon Island

Fort San Andres

For the best views of Romblon, walk up the stairs to the ruins of this crumbling 17th-century fort overlooking the centre.