Old Café Cul de Sac
The Old Café Cul de Sac is another hole-in-the wall restaurant in an exclusive village in the Banilad area. The restaurant is a good option for couples who are keen on spending this special day in a quaint and cozy place. The place offers both indoor and outdoor seating. Menu prices at the Old Café Cul de Sac range from PHP 70 for the Pumpkin Soup up to PHP 350 for the Osso Buco. The Old Café Cul de Sac is located along Maya Street, Santo Niño Village, Banilad, Cebu City. The place also has a function room for events such as birthdays and wedding receptions. For inquiries, you can call them through (032) 346-1676.
L‘ Artisan – French and Mediterranean Cuisine
L‘ Artisan is a casual fine dining restaurant offering a good range of French and Mediterranean dishes. Many of its guests attest to the great food of the place, which is prepared by Executive Chef Geoffrey Broutin. The ambiance of the restaurant is also ideal for couples looking for a romantic dinner in the middle of the city. Menu prices at L‘ Artisan are between PHP 140 for the Pumpkin Soup and PHP 1,320 for the Char Grilled USDA Beef Rib Eye Steak. L’ Artisan is located at the Oakridge Business Park along A.S. Fortuna Street, Banilad, Mandaue City. For inquiries, you can call them through (032) 268-9854 or 0947-960-3821.
Phat Pho Restaurant
For a taste of Vietnamese cuisine, couples can opt to have dinner at Phat Pho. The restaurant is a part of the Abaca Group of companies. It may appear like a run-of-the-mill noodle shop, but the restaurant offers great-tasting Vietnamese food. The branch in Crossroads is rather informal with only a few tables available along with a long counter. Phat Pho is great for people who would want to try something different on Valentine’s Day. Phat Pho has two branches, one at the Crossroad, Banilad Cebu City while the second branch is located at Robinson’s Cybergate along Fuente Osmeña. Menu prices at the restaurant start at PHP 130 for the Chicken Satay up to PHP 350 for the large Pho Special. For inquiries, you can call them through (032) 416-2442
Yolk: Coffee and Breakfast
For breakfast-loving couples, Yolk: Coffee and Breakfast may be the best place to have a meal on Valentine’s Day. The place has a homey ambiance with the brick walls and wooden furniture. It is perfect for couples who may not be able to spend time together in the evening due to work. As the name suggests, the place offers a good selection of breakfast items on its menu. Yolk: Coffee and Breakfast also has a number of specialty coffee on its menu that bring out the love for coffee in anyone. Menu prices are between PHP 180 for the Super Beefy Omelet and PHP 310 for the Chorizo and Egg in a Pan. Yolk: Coffee and Breakfast is located along Tres Borces Street, Mabolo, Cebu City. For inquiries, you can call them through (032) 231-0411.
There’s nothing more romantic than a dinner with a great view of the city. The Highlights Lounge is located on the roof deck of Harold’s Hotel along Gorordo Avenue, Cebu City. The restaurant offers a fusion of Asian and international dishes guaranteed to tickle the taste buds of couples who want to have a romantic dinner with an awe-inspiring view of the Queen City of the South. Menu prices at the Highlights Lounge of Harold’s Hotel start at PHP 128 for the Sopa de Oro up to PHP 1,088 for the US Angus T-Bone Steak. For inquiries, you can call them through (032) 505-7777.
Kayu: Kitchen + Bar
Kayu: Kitchen + Bar is one of the newest restaurants to open in the Queen City of the South. The restaurant is also located in a residential area like the Old Café Cul de Sac. The restaurant offers a modern fusion cuisine to provide couples a distinctive dining experience. The 1950’s architecture and custom furniture of the place adds to the unique experience couples will have as they enjoy the dishes offered at the restaurant. Menu prices at Kayu: Kitchen + Bar are between PHP 185 for the Passionfruit Tart and PHP 490 for the Pan Seared Parrot Fish. Kayu: Kitchen + Bar is located along Sanson Road, Rockwell Cebu, Cebu City. For inquiries, you can call them through (032) 406-3095.
Couples looking for a place where they can satisfy their sweet tooth can check out Marisse Patisserie. This quaint little patisserie offers a good number of sweets, pastries and cakes guaranteed to make this special day sweeter. Menu prices at Marisse Patisserie start at PHP 50 for the Oatmeal Fudge Bar up to PHP 990 for a whole Chocolate Strawberry Torte cake. Marisse Patisserie is also located along Sanson Road, Rockwell Cebu, Cebu Cty. For inquiries, you can call them through (032) 406-3099 or 0917-708-3853.