Escape to Baguio for Your Next Out-of-Town Date!

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Baguio might be the ultimate destination when winter comes round, but for a lot of people, it’s also the greatest escape when summer settles in. Bring a hot date to the coolest corner of the city, and who knows? Things might get heated even with the cold temperature. We’re highlighting Baguio’s most romantic spots for your out-of-town date.

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Think you’re up for the drive? These spots will definitely bring on some tender moments, and good food. Be sure to add these spots to your ‘MUST-TRY‘ lists on the Booky app so you never miss a sweet bite!

Foggy Mountain Cookhouse – San Carlos Heights

Foggy Mountain Cookhouse by Chef ‘Babes’ Reyes is a hidden gem that provides a private dining experience with a beautiful scenery to its customers. Chef Babes will personally cook and prepare some of his Mediterranean-inspired dishes with must-tries such as the roasted leg of lamb, truffle pasta, and his cookhouse banana foster. Read our full feature here.

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Strictly by reservations only (at least 1 day ahead)
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172 St Joseph Street, San Carlos Heights, Baguio City
(0916) 767-4687

Arca’s Yard – Ambuklao Road

Arca’s Yard is a bed and breakfast, a cozy library cafe that serves unique and healthy dishes, and a mini-museum that showcases the Igorot culture and personal antique collection of owner Ninja Sabado and her family.

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777 Tiptop, Ambuklao Road, Baguio City
(074) 442-9706

Lemon and Olives Greek Taverna – Outlook Drive

Lemon and Olives is an underrated restaurant that serves authentic Greek dishes at an art-centric environment. You can opt to dine at the balcony to catch the wonderful view of Baguio. 

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#26 Outlook Drive, Baguio City
(074) 423-2278

Secret Garden – Paterno St.

Secret Garden is a tucked away and laid-back Italian place specializing in thin-crust, brick-oven style pizza, Italian pastas, and traditional Filipino rice dishes. Enjoy the experience of locating this garden restaurant, the ambiance and most especially, the food.

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#34 Paterno Street, South Drive, Baguio City
+63 915 935-9865

Sweet Stop – La Azotea Building

Sweet Stop was just a small dessert kiosk along Session Road that eventually grew to become a small café. It’s a dessert haven that also serves pasta and breakfast meals. The La Azotea branch sports a minimalist French bistro look and is Instagram-friendly.

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Main floor, La Azotea Building, Session Road, Baguio City
(074) 423-3738

Hill Station – Upper Session Road

When a restaurant gets back-to-back recognition in Miele’s Best Restaurants in Asia Awards, you know you have to see what all the fuss is about. Used to be a colonial structure in the early 1900’s, Hill Station of Casa Vallejo serves a wide selection of Asian and Continental dishes. If you plan to dine here, don’t forget to pass by Mt. Cloud Bookshop and watch an indie flick at Cinematheque!

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Casa Vallejo, Upper Session Road, Baguio City
(074) 424-2734

Mother’s Garden and Cafe – Upper Fairview Road

Mother’s Garden and Cafe is a hidden garden-to-table restaurant that combines nature and culture together through its interiors and food. They are an advocate of healthy living so all dishes are made from fresh and natural ingredients. Try their create-your-own salad where you can personally pick your own vegetables and they’ll cut and prepare it for you!

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Upper Fairview Road, Quezon Hill Proper, Baguio City
(074) 424-3702

Forest House Bistro – Camp John Hay

Forest House Cafe & Bistro is the in-house restaurant of Forest Boutique Hotel, a consistent awardee for best boutique hotel and restaurant in Baguio. This cafe is known for its cozy, cabin-like interiors that makes you want to relax and order their bottomless Benguet coffee.

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16 Loakan Rd, Camp John Hay, Baguio City
(074) 447-0459

Farmer’s Daughter Restaurant – Tam-awan

The Farmer’s Daughter serves authentic Cordilleran food in a homey and rustic ambience. Dishes to try here are Kindot (Grilled Pork), Pinuneg (Blood sausage), and Dabong Salad. They are located just beside the Tam-Awan village.

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Tam-awan, Longlong Road 2600 Baguio City
(074) 661 4384

Le Chef – Camp John Hay

Le Chef of The Manor is a fine dining steakhouse that serves continental dishes by the legendary, Chef Billy King. We’ve heard that their ultimate must-try here is the Steak and Prawns.

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The Manor, Camp John Hay, Baguio City
(074) 424-0931

Hamada – Baguio Country Club

Hamada is a Japanese ramen and teppanyaki house that is conveniently located inside Baguio Country Club. We heard that the Yamamori special is a sulit must-order!

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Baguio Country Club, Baguio City

Oh My Gulay – Session Road

Owned by Kidlat Tahimik who also owns Ili-Likha Artist Village, Oh My Gulay is a vegetarian cafe and restaurant sitting on the 5th floor of the green-colored La Azotea Building on Session Road. Yes, you’ll have to climb all five floors to get here.

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La Azotea Building, 108 Session Road, Baguio City
(074) 446-0108

Mama’s Table – Ambuklao

Mama’s Table is a private fine dining experience set inside Vicky Clemente’s secluded glass garden home. They offer a French-inspired, 8-course degustation meal where there is no menu, for that extra kick of surprise element to your date.

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888-A Ambuklao Rd, Baguio City
(074) 442-1794

Eve’s Garden – La Trinidad

Eve’s Garden is a restaurant gem that is perfect for your sweet lunch dates. It serves organic and healthy lunch meals which include a refreshing drink, soup, a colorful garden salad, main course, a dessert and coffee/tea. The place is only open from 11:30AM to 2:30pm and customers are kept to a minimum so reservations are required. 

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ME 132 Upper Lamtang Road in La Trinidad, Baguio City
(0920) 947-6264

La Casa Bianca

La Casa Bianca is a hotel, spa, and cafe that is often visited by tourists for its cozy and homey ambiance. They serve delicious all-day breakfast fare and we heard that their Baguio Longganisa and Spanish Omelette are must-tries here!

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#13 Leonard Wood, Baguio City
(074) 442-8932

The Outlook Steak & Grill – Grand Sierra Pines Hotel

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The Outlook Steak & Grill is a restaurant that serves Western grub in big portions. The place features an unobstructed view of Baguio’s greenery thanks to the floor-to-ceiling windows that wrap around the structure. It’s perfect for a late afternoon bite and drinks with friends as the restaurant also serves local and imported alcohol.

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43 North Outlook Drive, Baguio City
(074) 619-0488 loc.122

Plan your or breakfast dates or date nights ahead, and make reservations when necessary. Christmas is peak season, so be sure to book that restaurant  you’ve been wanting to try since summer, as early as now! Don’t forget to download the Booky app for you to easily search the restaurants located in Baguio, with their corresponding menu and restaurant addresses. It’s free to download on iOS and Android!