2023 Guide: 10 best romantic restaurants around Cebu

Love is definitely in the air, especially with Valentine’s Day just around the corner. If you’re planning to treat your special someone to a restaurant with good food while feeling the romance in the air, here are 10 restaurants in Cebu that you should consider going to!

1. La Vie in the Sky

In La Vie in the Sky, the French dining experience is elevated to a new level. It is a winery and restaurant perched on a mountain in the Busay district of the Philippines. La Vie in the Sky Cebu is committed to providing its customers with an exceptional dining experience by presenting only the best foods and drinks, along with breathtaking views.

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Exact location: Brgy. Busay, Cebu Transcentral Highway, Cebu City.

2. Il Primo

Il Primo officially debuted on May 8, 2022, at NUSTAR Resort and Casino, presenting a new line of dishes in the most authentically Italian manner imaginable. It is the first and only Italian steakhouse in all of Cebu, which is also the basis for its name: “the first.”. They have authentic, original Italian cuisine on their menu that are sure to please any customer.

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Exact location: NUSTAR Resort and Casino, Cebu City


As modern as its name, CUR8 presents traditional Asian foods distinctively and fashionably, thanks to Chef Christian Bernard Tan. There, they have curated a full day of cultural and artistic experiences, where you could easily spend the entire day. This is what CUR8 is fostering: a culture of progressive dining.

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Exact location: Banilad Town Centre, Gov. M. Cuenco Avenue, Cebu City

4. Bell+Amadeus

One of the first restaurants that will convince you that Cebu’s eating scene is prepared for a wider variety of foods is Bell + Amadeus. Before you’re even seated, the look of the restaurant provides you with a sample of what you can expect. The restaurant’s menu is also compact but strong, offering carefully chosen alternatives for each of the a la carte categories.

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Exact location: 88th Avenue, Banilad Road, Cebu City

5. The Weekend

In the heart of Cebu City, in The Greenery, lies a modern restaurant called The Weekend. It eliminates the formalities of dining and instead emphasizes the delicious food, friendly service, and informal atmosphere that is true to its name.

They also have many elegant dining rooms, all of which meld into one another. Additionally, the second-floor Taproom has a 16-tap draft system with some of the best regional craft beers.

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Exact location: 88th Ave., Gov. M. Cuenco Ave., Kasambagan, Cebu City, Philippines

6. Tales and Feelings

The charming restaurant Tales and Feelings, run by Kim Prosevicious’ brother Chef Elso Thurd Almodiel, is the result of the romance of Julian and Kim Prosevicious. Each meal has a narrative that aims to evoke a connection between the unique flavors and textures of each ingredient.

They come highly recommended, and the setting, cuisine, and concept all reflect the love the couple has for one another. From finding the hidden staircase to having dinner with the other Cebuano diners to simply enjoying the meal, every moment is happiness.

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Exact location: F. Ramos St. & V. Ranudo St. 6000 Cebu City, Philippines

7. El Chiringuito

El Chiringuito is unquestionably a favorite among both locals and visitors. The restaurant features wonderful, authentic Spanish cuisine made by talented chefs. The proprietors have hired a Chef from Spain to educate their local chefs to guarantee authenticity in their recipes.

With delicacies that genuinely transport diners to lovely Spain, El Chiringuito offers its customers a taste of that country.

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Exact location: The Gallery, Mabolo, Cebu City, Philippines.

8. Enye @ Crimson

The Spanish letter Ñ, which appears in both the Filipino and the Spanish alphabets, served as the inspiration for the name Enye. This signifies the Spanish culture’s ongoing influence on our civilization.

Enye presents authentic and modern Spanish cuisine that is centered on the various culinary diversities found in Spain. This is possible because of the shared historical background and cultural similarities between the two peoples.

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Exact location: Seascapes Resort Town, Mactan Island, Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines

9. The Kitchen @ The Reef

One of the Resort’s six food and beverage outlets is The Kitchen. The Kitchen, which can be found on the lobby floor right next to the infinity pool, serves a variety of Southeast Asian specialties that are suitable for both indoor and outdoor consumption. You can eat breakfast, lunch, and dinner here while seeing the stunning Mactan coastline.

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Exact location: The Reef Island Resort Mactan, Cebu, Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines

10. Mott 32

In the NUSTAR Resort and Casino, which is situated in South Road Properties, Cebu City’s fastest-evolving urban development region, the renowned and award-winning Cantonese restaurant Mott 32 established its first Philippine location.

With the restaurant’s launch, Mott 32’s distinctive modern approach to Chinese cuisine—a complete feast for the senses—was introduced to the Philippines. It combines distinctive culinary flavors, cutting-edge beverages, and gorgeous decor to create the full Mott 32 experience.

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Exact location: The Strip, NUSTAR Resort and Casino, Kawit Island, South Road Properties, Cebu City, Philippines

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