If you are still planning and unsure where to bring your beau this Valentine’s Day, worry not as Out Of Town Blog listed some recommended romantic restaurants for you to visit in Metro Manila.
Memory Lane Tagaytay
Try something new and visit Memory Lane in Tagaytay! Unlike any other restaurants, Memory Lane takes pride with their country home setting and well-decorated interior for a pleasant dining experience.
Also, this is owned by Kapamilya actress, Jolina Magdangal. Inside the restaurant are souvenir shop and a salon. Guests are sure to fancy over the restaurant’s 60’s vibe with old movie posters and vintage stuff. There is also a separate pavilion which can be reserved for special occasions.
To make your stay worthwhile, try these following dishes: Memory Lane Sinigang na Lechon, Kare-Kare, the Juicy Baby Back Ribs – and more Filipino comfort foods – all in an affordable rate.
Address: Magallanes Drive, Tagaytay City
Contact details: 09228298486
If you want a romantic restaurant just around the Metro, why not head over at Galileo Enotica. It’s an Italian fine dining in Mandaluyong that could really put out the romantic mood on Valentines Day. This romantic restaurant is no other than Galileo Enotica located at Malinao St, Highway Hills in Mandaluyong.
The restaurant’s is surrounded by wall of wines with a dramatic light set-up for a romantic and laid-back mood. Diners also get to enjoy the restaurant’s delectable delicacies and homestyle Italian recipes. To cap off that romantic evening, why not get a little cheesy with the Cheese Wheel Pasta where they cook the pasta inside a huge wheel of cheese! You can experience this for only Php 500.
Address: 80 Calbayog St, cor. Malinao St, Highway Hills, Mandaluyong
Contact details: (02) 534-4633
Lemuria Gourmet Restaurant
There’s a top-notch romantic restaurant in Quezon City you must try – it’s none other than the Lemuria Gourmet Restaurant.
This restaurant is perfect for intimate occasions like Valentine’s Day. Lemuria serves western to local dishes which is a feast in the palate. Their interior includes some dramatic chandeliers, soaring ceilings, and magnificent lightings.
When it comes to food, their pasta and risottos do not disappoint. Their roasted duck breast with Potato Lyonnaise is also to die for. On February 13 to 15, Lemuria will be preparing a 4-course menu for dinner for couples out there.
Address: 5 Julieta Circle, Horseshoe Village, New Manila, Quezon City
Contact details: 02 7245211 / +63 9274284202
Balay Dako in Tagaytay
Owned by Chef Tony Boy Escalante, Balay Dako serves Filipino comfort dishes and Tagaytay’s best food. The place is basically an idea of dining in a comedor while having a great view of the Taal Lake.
Even the restaurants’ silverware down to the placements pretty complements the whole interior – clean and refreshing.
Such dishes that will exceed your expectations are the Paborito ng Balay such as Kiniliaw na Tanigue, Bistek Tagalog, Sizzling Bulalo ng Baka, Tortang Alimasag, and Sinigang na Lechon to name a few.
So plan ahead of time and visit one of the most romantic restaurants in Tagaytay.
Address: Emilio Aguinaldo Highway, (Nasugbu – Tagaytay Road), Silang Crossing West, Tagaytay
Contact details: (046) 483-4847
Secret Haven Café
Majority of the ladies would probably love some charming and underrated places this Valentine’s Day – like this restaurant in Noveleta, Cavite – the Secret Haven Café.
And unlike other restaurants which would cost you bucks, Secret Haven Café takes pride on their pasta, burgers, and irresistible hot and cold drinks, in an affordable price. So for couples looking for a place to have a good conversation, there here it is.
You will definitely dig its chic interior design and Instagram-worthy spaces.
Address: Jordan Estate Subdivision, San Jose II, Noveleta Cavite
Contact details: (046) 527 2336
The Nest in Vivere Hotel
Dine in one of the premier and romantic restaurants in Alabang – The Nest in Vivere Hotel. Perched in the 31st floor of the hotel, this restaurant gives the most amazing view of the busy streets and Laguna Bay.
There are various selection of concoctions and home-style comfort food to choose from. I recommend you try the Pan Grilled Chicken and Garlic Steak or their Juicy Bistro Steak! You and your loved one are to be satisfied in dining at The Nest.
Aside from Valentine’s Day, this restaurant is also a perfect after-work place where you could enjoy great drinks, amazing food, and great music.
Address: 31st floor Vivere Hotel and Resorts, 5102 Bridgeway Avenue, Filinvest City, Muntinlupa
Contact details: 02 7717777