The Best Lechon in Cebu (BBQ Pig)

The best lechon in Cebu

“The Best Pig Ever” stated celebrity Chef Anthony Bourdain

For those in the know, ‘lechon’ is BBQ. Usually over hot coals. And one of the best places in the world to try BBQ is Cebu. Cebuanos are very proud of their lechon. Most families have a proprietary special recipe. Grilling a lechon pig can take up to 6 – 8 hours depending on who is cooking.

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Cebu Yacht Club

Cebu Yacht Club for drinks and food

 

An extensive menu on offer and always super chilled beers, Cebu Yacht Club is probably the best kept secret for a sundowner!  Overlooking an impressive array of yachts, with the mountains of Cebu draped in the background, CYC is a great place to relax after a hard day in paradise.

 

Cebu Yacht Club on Mactan Isalnd

Starbucks Mactan Island

Starbucks Mactan Island offers a great stop off point to the Airport. Located just 3 minutes from the airport, Starbucks Mactan Island on Airport Road is a great way to hang out stress free whilst waiting for a flight or friends to arrive.

Starbucks near the airport

Meximama Cebu Opens at Marina Mall

Meximama Cebu Takes Mactan Island by Storm

Meximama at Marina Mall

Great Mexican food for less

Meximama Cebu has taken us by storm since its opening. Tucked away in a quiet part of Marina Mall near the rear car park, the place rocks if you want authentic ‘Taco Truck’ style Mexican.

Soft tacos Carnitos are my favourite and at PHP75 for two, are an inexpensive way to get your fill. Most of the items on the menu are great and the staff there warm and friendly.

Bucket Shrimp Cebu at Cebu Yacht Club

Bucket Shrimp Cebu to open at Cebu Yacht Club!

Huge news for fans of Bucket Shrimps Cebu is to open in Mactan Island. No longer to you have to battle the traffic to get those yummy shrimps. The Cebu Yacht Club will be the waterside location for BS’s new location. Opening on May 8th, this is going to be an exciting addition to Mactan Island’s growing foodie favourites.

Located a few minutes from Marina Mall and the airport, Bucket Shrimp Cebu is sure to be a huge hit with tourists and locals alike.

Bucket Shrimp Mactan

Those tasty shrimps are heading to Mactan Island. Bucket Shrimp Cebu (BS) opens May 8th

The BS crew are heading to Mactan. The Cebu Yacht Club will provide a very appropriate location by the water

Cebu Blog reports on the US$395 million dollar Airport upgrade

Cebu blog reports that Cebu International Airport is going to receive a major upgrade.

Billed the first ever ‘Resort Style Airport in the world’, this US$395 million project is going to have a serious impact on tourism in Cebu.
Featuring a state-of-the-art retail experience, spas, the airport is billed to be like no other. Cebu blog can confirm that work has already commenced and major improvements in the form of improved lighting and retail stores. The only down side is that the departure tax has increased to PHP750 from PHP550.

Cebu blog reports: Mactan Cebu International Airport USD395 million dollar Redevelopment

Huge changes for tourism in Cebu.