"Where to eat in Tagaytay?" This is a question that has plagued many visitors driving up to our fair neighborhood.
In it's many variations too. "Saan tayo kakain?" "Anong bago sa Tagaytay?" "I'm craving for bulalo today!" "Gusto ko ng masarap na breakfast!" "What's a good coffee and dessert place around here?"
Metro Tagaytay has a fairly wide selection of food choices as far as restaurants (and other establishments) are concerned. Nilagang bulalo and tawilis are favorites among locals, for sure. But now, Tagaytay City and the neighboring towns have a lot more to offer variety-wise. You've got high-end dining options, to cheap eats, breakfast spots, coffee shops, and almost just as many options for dessert and pasalubong.
Feel free to look up the hashtag #WhereToEatinTagaytay on Instagram-- there's a growing number of posts there from everyday guests visiting Tagaytay.
In the meantime, go ahead and dive right in: this section is dedicated to all things food in Metro Tagaytay: top restaurants, our latest posts on all kinds of food establishments, features from our partners and friends, and of course, our very own recommendations.
Top Restaurants in Tagaytay
There are over 120 restaurants and coffee shops in Metro Tagaytay, as reported by the incredibly popular travel website Tripadvisor. While you have several options in terms of cuisine and budget, here are Metro Tagaytay's top ten restaurants (as of December 2016).
Tagaytay-Nagsugbu Highway, Metro Tagaytay, Philippines
(+63 917) 899.2866
Purok 138, Barangay Neogan, Tagaytay, Cavite, Philippines
(+63 46) 483.4847
Morielli's Inn and Diner
Tagaytay - Calamba Rd, Tagaytay, Cavite
(+63 917) 596.4400
Sonya's Secret Garden
Barangay Buck Estate, Alfonso, Cavite, Philippines
(+63 917) 532.9097
Nanay Cirila's Kapeng Barako
Mayor's Drive, Tagaytay, Cavite
(+63 922) 291.3869
Km. 58 General E. Aguinaldo Highway, Tagaytay City
(+63 46) 413.1801
Breakfast at Antonio's
Aguinaldo Highway, Barangay Bagong Tubig, Tagaytay City, Cavite, Philippines
(+63 46) 413.0738
Marcia Adams Restaurant
Cavite Border of Tagaytay City and Alfonso, near Ville Sommet, Alfonso, Cavite
(+63 917) 801.1456
Crosswinds Luxury Resorts, Tagaytay City
(+63 905) 331.4457 and (+63 918) 372.7499
Tagaytay - Nasugbu Hwy, Kaybagal South, Tagaytay, Cavite
(+63 46) 483.1330
Also ranked among the top restaurants in Metro Tagaytay are: LZM, Pamana, Charito by Bag of Beans, Buon Giorno, Gourmet Farms, RSM Lutong Bahay, Java Jazz Cafe, Rowena's Cafe, Leslie's, Cafe Breton.
Latest Posts: Where To Eat in Tagaytay
- The Pumpkin Soup at Fire Lake Grill
12 Jul 2017
Soup makes for awesome rainy-day or cold-weather comfort food. We particularly enjoy Fire Lake Grill’s Pumpkin Soup, and yes, those are toasted pumpkin seeds sprinkled on top. Head on over to Fire Lake Grill’s official website to check out their updated menu!
- We Particularly Enjoy the Chicken Pork Adobo at Gabriela
22 May 2017
We particularly enjoy the chicken pork adobo at Nurture Wellness Village’s Gabriela restaurant. Now that’s some pretty good Filipino comfort food right there! In case you didn’t already know, Gabriela Health and Heritage Cuisine is Nurture Wellness Village’s very own in-house restaurant. In fact, the last couple times we were there we had one of …(read more)
- Nana’s Farm Tagaytay: A Great Alternative to a Traditional Hotel Stay
16 May 2017
Some Tagaytay country guesthouses make for a great alternative to a traditional hotel stay. Nana’s Farm Tagaytay in Amadeo, Cavite is one such place. Based just outside Tagaytay City along Tagaytay-Amadeo Road, the highly-recommended Airbnb rental property allows you to have the entire place to yourself, with boardgames, Netflix, and strong wifi. Nana’s Farm also has a breakfast …(read more)
- Take Mom Out To a New Restaurant
12 May 2017
Celebrate Mother’ s Day in Tagaytay by taking her out to a new restaurant. There are a number of new dining establishments since your last visit. Le Petit Paradis in Tagaytay City serves authentic Mexican-Mediterranean cuisine; for moms (and families!) who’d like to have an out-of-the-ordinary culinary experience while in Metro Tagaytay. (Photo from @dereklepetitparadis.) …(read more)
- Azalea Backyard Restaurant in Mendez, Cavite
9 May 2017
You might want to try this place in time for Mother’s Day in Tagaytay: Azalea Backyard Restaurant in Mendez, Cavite offers set menus, and looks like a great place for a date, anniversary, or a small party or intimate gathering. (Photo by @karlaniiinz.) #AzaleaBackyardRestaurant #RestaurantsinTagaytay #WhereToEatinTagaytay #TagaytayLiving Azalea Backyard Restaurant Cerca II, Anuling, Mendez, Cavite …(read more)
- It’s Mother’s Day Next Week!
7 May 2017
It’s Mother’s Day next week! Do you already have plans with your mom in Tagaytay for next Sunday? Balay Dako has an awesome weekend buffet the whole family will enjoy. #BalayDako #Antonios #WhereToEatinTagaytay #RestaurantsinTagaytay #MothersDayinTagaytay #TagaytayLiving
- Ribchon: Home of the Baby Back Baboy
28 Apr 2017
It was calling out to me, I swear! Ribchon is the home of the baby back baboy, but it’s got a whole bunch of other stuff you might want to try too! Located along MahoganyAvenue in Tagaytay City. #RestaurantsinTagaytay #WhereToEatinTagaytay #TagaytayFoodAdventure #TagaytayLiving The best of Metro Tagaytay lifestyle and business is on TagaytayLiving.com. Image taken …(read more)
- Summer-friendly Desserts from Hap Chan Tagaytay
27 Apr 2017
Summer-friendly desserts from Hap Chan: (Clockwise, from upper left): the Mango Sago, the Chilled Taho with Mango and Sago, the Black Gulaman with Sago, and the Almond Jelly with Lychee.
- Bag of Beans in Tagaytay City
26 Apr 2017
Rona Louise and friends just had an awesome time at Bag of Beans in Tagaytay. The popular Tagaytay Restaurant now has a number of branches in the neighborhood– one closer to the Tagaytay rotonda, another at Twin Lakes, and then they have Charito by Bag of Beans as well. The main branch near Mendez Crossing …(read more)
- Have Lunch for Breakfast at Gabriela Health and Heritage Cuisine
21 Apr 2017
One of the cool things about Nurture Wellness Village’s Gabriela Health and Heritage Cuisine is that you could walk in as early as breakfast-time and order anything from the regular menu– so we ended up having the Pork Binagoongan with an extra order of eggs (because it’s breakfast!). Gabriela Health and Heritage Cuisine is Nurture …(read more)
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