This month is more than just the sunny skies and summer plans. March, forus Dabawenyos, means merrymaking and festivities as we celebrate Araw ng Dabaw. And with festivities,food is always a star!
To help you quench your thirst for good local dishes, here are 5 must try restaurants in town. Be you an organic lover or seafood fanatic, we’ve got everything covered. Enjoy!
1. Wynward Valley Organic Vegetable Garden
Contact number: 09058419871
Address: Regina Dalisay Compound, Bajada, 8000 Davao City
Situated at Regina Dalisay Compound, behind Abreeza Ayala Mall, this pesticide- free garden also serves their produce. Chef-Owner Dr. Rodelio Dalisay whips up a plate (or two) of their greens and herbs packed with goodness and health nutrients. Here, you are guaranteed a holistic culinary experience.
2. Wild Garlic
Contact number: 86296004
Address: 497 South St. DBP Village Ma-a
Craving for a palate adventure? Head on to the newest delicious food place in town. Wild Garlic has been serving plate after another of rich local flavors with European influence. It’s a cozy place to dine and be with family and friends on any given day.
3. Ellen’s Tuna Queen
Address: South Road DBP village, Davao City, Davao City, Philippines
A foremost delicious place to be, your visit to Davao won’t be complete without dropping by Tita Ellen’s place and sampling her scrumptious feast. Choose from her array of lutong bahay favorites such as the seafood laing, binagoongan, kare-kare, kaldereta and the famous paksiw na buntot ng tuna.
4. Balik Bukid
Contact number: 0915 595 112
Address: Quimpo Blvd., Davao City
If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life without leaving the comforts of the city then Balik Bukid is for you. Serving organic and farm fresh dishes, this dainty restaurant is best known for its delicious and beautiful take on local favorites that make us remember the past.
5. Yellow Fin Seafood Restaurant (Ecoland Branch)
Contact number: (+6382) 297-8777, (+6382) 298-0299
Address: Sandawa Plaza, Quimpo Blvd., Ecoland, Davao City
Their menu is extensive – spicy prawns, tuna belly, seafood platter, sizzling meat platter, tuna tail adobo and grease less chicken. Yellow Fin Seafood Restaurant is deliciously Davao! For every Filipino food favorite served, you are guaranteed of a memorable dining experience.