San Pablo has always been known for its famous seven lakes. That’s almost always the first things that come to mind whenever we talk about the place. Sure, hearing it would make it seem interesting already, but don’t worry, fellow food lovers, that’s not all. Those who crave for a combination of relaxing atmosphere, comforting and affordable prices and ultimately—good food—are not forgotten. Don’t leave San Pablo just yet, they also have restaurants that can compare to the ones in the far reaches of Manila. Here are the 8 must-try restaurants in San Pablo City:
1) SULYAP GALLERY CAFE (click to view location, price range, and opening hours)
Great food and, with a little extra gimmick on the sidelines, a blast from the past. Remember to stop by this antique nook as it definitely will make you remember what it is like to live in the good ol’ times.
2) CAFE LAGO (click to view location, price range, and opening hours)
Picture this—a bunch of hanging plants all over the place, an overlooking lake, and a rather intimate presentation of the area. Guys, sounds like a place for a date! Or, if you’re alone..you know, you could still hangout. It’s the food that counts, right? Well, of course, they also got that covered with a variety of delicous dishes.
Visiting Sampaloc Lake? Click here: Sampaloc Lake
3) PALMERAS GARDEN RESTAURANT (click to view location, price range, and opening hours)
With another garden-themed restaurant—along with all of its lily ponds, mini waterfalls, and exquisite plants—you’re in a perfect place to forget all the problems at work you’ve been dealing the whole day. Nothing like a pleasing place, good food, and good company.
4) SIMPLE TREATS BY CDC (click to view location, price range, and opening hours)
Nothing beats a classic, simple treat. Exactly what they serve you. A place that lets you escape from all the extravagant get-ups of other restaurants give you if you’re becoming tired of it. So just hang out and eat good food. Just how it’s supposed to be.
5) SI CHRISTINA GATEAU SANS RIVAL (click to view location, price range, and opening hours)
Here’s one dedicated to change the way you look at pastries and cakes. With its relaxing ambiance, prepare yourselves to just chill out and unwind with a couple of good friends and experience a different twist of sweetness.
6) PALAISDAAN KAMAYAN SA ILOG (click to view location, price range, and opening hours)
A perfect destination for families! The lush garden filled with trees and ponds is best for picnics. Enjoy the whole day with nothing but nature’s embrace. And of course, the classic Pinoy food is always something to look forward to.
7) PATIS TITO GARDEN CAFE (click to view location, price range, and opening hours)
This café is designed as an old provincial house, luring history lovers as well as artists to come around. It has a presentable and exquisite arches and walls, so you’ll really feel cozy inside. And if you want to keep yourself busy aside from being mesmerized by their meals, you can also roam around in its exhibit area filled with art stuff.
8) TOMOE JAPANESE RESTAURANT
Craving for some Japanese food? Get loads of them in this new Japanese restaurant located in Shell gas station in Brgy. San Roque. They have quite a variety of Japanese food like sushi, ramen, and donburi. You can even enjoy watching them cook your Teppanyaki right in front of you!
Here’s our list of restaurants in San Pablo that caught our interests. If you ever come to visit the city, be sure to try at least one of the restaurants we’ve chosen and tell us what you think! Our opinions vary, we might miss a couple restos here and there.
Now share this to your friends and eat ’em oh-so-delicious food!
*Main image from Looloo Insights