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International Cuisine in Bacolod Restaurants


Restaurants Serving International Cuisine in Bacolod

Got a hankering for some international cuisine in Bacolod? Don’t worry, we got you covered. We have some good Bacolod restaurants serving authentic foreign cuisine, not the fusion ones. Here are some of them and their specialties. For my complete list of Bacolod restaurants and cafes, visit this link.

Related: Learn more about the City of Smiles. Read this Bacolod City Guide.

Los Trez Amigos

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A platter of hickory smoked ribs and Mexican rice at Los Trez Amigos.

Red House Taiwan Shabu Shabu

Red House Taiwan Shabu Shabu serves only that – shabu shabu. Located at corner San Sebastian-Lacson Streets, Bacolod City. It occupies the corner lot and is one of the biggest Bacolod restaurants. Open daily for lunch and dinner, cash only. Tel. No. 432-1588.

Red House Taiwan Shabu Shabu
Our colorful spread at Red House Taiwan Shabu Shabu. This is the perfect comfort food and great for big groups.

Rau-Ram Vietnamese Cafe

If you are craving for authentic Vietnamese cuisine, Rau-Ram Vietnamese Cafe is the place to be. Formerly known as Saigon Garden Cafe, they now have a bigger place at Prk. Marapara 1 Zone 2, Brgy. Bata, Bacolod, just across their old Bacolod restaurant. Open from Monday to Sunday, from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm. Tel. No. (034) 708-9036. Specialties are Pho Bo, Bun Thit Nuong, fried rice, and Vietnamese coffee.

  • Pho Bo Vietnamese Noodle Soup
  • A Taste of Vietnam in Bacolod
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Bestseller at Rau-Ram Vietnamese Cafe — The Pho Bo or beef noodle soup. You can add all those herbs, sauces, and spices around it if you want.

Italia Restaurant Bacolod

Italia serves fine Italian-Mediterranean dishes and they are located at Paseo Verde, Lacson St., Mandalagan. This place is where fine art meets good food, as their walls are adorned with paintings and their nooks are wonderfully littered with curios. They have a selection of wines, cheeses, and deli meats, too. They are open daily from 11am to 11pm. For reservations, especially if you want baked orders, call (034) 7032978.

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Baked Oysters Cesari need pre-order. They sell like hotcakes.
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Truffle pasta–simply divine. If you want to IG this, take a photo and consume immediately.

Bacolod Jerk Chicken

For some Jamaican food and reggae music, head on to Bacolod Jerk Chicken, Magsaysay Avenue (at the back of the Negros Farmers Weekend Market). Open Mondays-Saturdays, 11am to 11pm.

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Jerk chicken meals with stewed beans at Bacolod Jerk Chicken.

Fogo Grill

Fogo Grill specializes in Latin American fare. Try their entrees like carne asado, carnitas, and seafood cataplana plus the nachos, beef burrito, and quesadilla. On Wednesdays, they have roast pork carving night. Located at the ground floor, O Residences, Lacson Street, Mandalagan, Bacolod. Tel. No. (0999) 816-9321. Open from Tuesday to Sunday, 11am to 10pm.

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A plate of Nachos at Fogo Grill.

Tyrol Restaurant

Tyrol Restaurant is an Austrian-German restaurant. It’s run by German chefs who are the instructors at the Bacolod Culinary Academy (BACA). They are famous for platters of schnitzel, sausages, and vegetables plus a collection of wines and imported beers. Located at the Mayfair Residences, 12th-Lacson Streets, Bacolod City. Tel. No. (034) 703-1878. Open daily for lunch and dinner.

A small Austrian platter at Tyrol Restaurant, good for about 6 people. 

Delicioso Cafe Liquor Store and Deli

Delicioso is a beautiful cafe, liquor store, and deli rolled into one. Must-try would be their pizzas, pasta, salads, and of course, paella, and paella negra (with squid ink). They have a wide selection of wines, liquor, and international beers. Open for lunch and dinner. Located at Lacson St. (2 blocks after Robinsons Place), Mandalagan, Bacolod.

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Pizza, pasta, and paella are the three most sought-after dishes at Delicioso.
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Appetizer platters best consumed with wine.

Shabuniku Korean Resto

Located at the 2nd floor of the Bank of Commerce Bldg., 12th-Lacson Sts., Bacolod City, Shabuniku is another authentic Korean restaurant. ShabuNiku is the only restaurant in Bacolod that serves Surasang (Korean Royal Feast). They also have a nice set up for their yakiniku, where air hoses vacuum the smoke directly on top of the burner. Open from Monday-Sunday, 11:30am to 10pm. Shabu Shabu, Yakiniku, and ala carte meals available.

The Surasang spread prepared for us at ShabuNiku Restaurant. A taste of the life of Korean royalty.

Inaka Japanese Restaurant

Inaka Japanese Restaurant is the oldest Bacolod restaurant serving Japanese food. It’s fun to sit around the misono table and watch the cook prepare meals. They have an eat all you can buffet every first and third Wednesday of the month. Located at 21st-Lacson St., Bacolod. Tel. No. 434-4045.

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Assorted imported sushi at Inaka Japanese Restaurant.

Mai Pao Dimsum Restaurant

Mai Pao Dimsum Restaurant is a Chinese fusion restaurant at the VSB Bldg, corner 6th-Lacson St., Bacolod City owned by celebrity chef JP Anglo. They have great dimsum selections, healthy foods (without MSG), and their South Beach Diet program. Open for lunch and dinner. Tel. No. (034) 433 8090.

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Pepper squid at Mai Pao Dimsum Restaurant.

Fafi’s Fusion

Fafi’s Fusion specializes in Singapore Chilli Crab and other Asian delicacies. If you go there for the Chilli crab, call beforehand at 0915-2045944. Located at Deck #5, The Boxes by the Marketplace. Open Wednesday to Sunday, 5pm to 12mn.

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Singapore chilli crab at Fafi’s Fusion.

Korean Grill Bacolod

Korean Grill Bacolod serves authentic Korean food in casual dining. This is a homegrown Bacolod restaurant with Korean owners. They are located at B.S. Aquino (beside Pearl Manor). Specialties are Samgyeopsal, Kimbop, Dak Galbi, and Haemul Pajeon. Open daily from 12nn to 10pm.

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Kimbop at Korean Grill Bacolod.


Kimstaurant serves authentic Korean cuisine. I love their bibimbap, bulgogi, beef stew, and the jjampong (spicy seafood noodle soup). Open for lunch and dinner. Located at the 2nd floor, Mayfair Plaza, 14th-Lacson St., Bacolod City.

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Bimbimbap at Kimstaurant. Mix everything including the chili sauce and eat with the steamed rice.

Kuidaore Yakiniku Restaurant

Kuidaore Yakiniku Restaurant has quality meats for their yakiniku. They have many kinds of sushi, sashimi, and other cooked dishes. Located at the Paseo Verde Building, Lacson St., Mandalagan. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Tel. No. (034) 431 4464.

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Our yakiniku orders at Kuidaore Yakiniku Restaurant.

EastBite Restaurant

EastBite Restaurant has different Asian street food specialties. Open from Tuesday to Saturday, from 10:00 am-10:00 pm. On Sundays, they start serving at 4:00 pm. Located at the East Walk near Panasiatic Building 2 and New Government Center Bacolod.

  • EastBite Restaurant
My 1/4 Hainanese Chicken rice–a Singapore specialty.

Izumi Japanese Kitchen

A small Bacolod restaurant serving authentic Japanese cuisine is Izumi Japanese Kitchen. Their ramen is their specialty. Located at Nolan Bldg., B.S. Aquino Drive, Bacolod City. Open daily from 10am-10pm.

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Jigoku Ramen at Izumi Japanese Kitchen

Beni’s Gelato

Beni’s Gelato at the Art District, Mandalagan, Bacolod City is a gem for gelato lovers. They are open daily, from 12 noon to 10 pm. They do have longer hours on weekends. Visit them at Miren Desserts.

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Mocha mudpie gelato sandwich at Beni’s Gelato.

Spice Kitchen

Spice Kitchen serves Tex-Mex-Mediterranean fusion cuisine. Located at the King Car Wash compound at Lacson Extension, Bacolod City. Their usual shawarma and quesadillas are available in malunggay wraps. Bestsellers are burritos, chimichanga, chicken wings, kebabs, and baby back ribs. No air conditioning. Open daily from 7am to 6pm.

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Chimichanga is sooo good! At Spice Kitchen. 

Big Daddy’s Diner

Big Daddy’s Diner is the only All-American dining joint among Bacolod restaurants. Best bets would be the steaks, smoked barbecued ribs, pizzas, and burgers! Located at Door #1, East Walk, Circumferential Road (across Hi-Strip 4), Bacolod City. Open for lunch and dinner.

Barbecued back ribs with the distinct Western flavor and smokiness at Big Daddy’s Diner.

The Market Pub

Meanwhile, The Market Pub is a small European-style gastropub that serves a simple menu of Europe’s favorites. They have different variants of paella, sausages, gambas, calamares, and salads. They have several brands of Italian wines plus local and imported beers. Located at The Marketplace at Villa Angela, Circumferential Road (beside the NGC), Bacolod City. Open daily from lunch to after midnight.

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Mixed paella, Hungarian sausage, and wine at The Market Pub.

Hat Trick Sports Grill

Hat Trick Sports Grill is a sports bar. Enjoy American favorites like Wagyu burger, different flavored chicken wings, and nachos. It has faux stadium lights and fake grass. Located at The Marketplace at Villa Angela, Circumferential Road (beside the NGC), Bacolod City. Open daily for lunch until after midnight.

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The cheesy Wagyu Burger with fries at Hat Trick Sports Grill (P350).

Apollo Restaurant

Among Bacolod restaurants, Apollo Chinese Restaurant is the longest-serving Chinese restaurant in Bacolod. Their main restaurant is at Hilado St., Capitol Shopping Center and they have branches at 888 Chinatown Square, Lopue’s East, Goldenfields Commercial Center, and Paseo Verde.

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Savory Samsi soup with ham and abalone by Apollo Chinese Restaurant

L’Kaisei Japanese Restaurant

Another favorite restaurant of ours is L’Kaisei Restaurant. Affordable, you easily get your fix for Japanese food. Their main restaurant is at 10th-Lacson St. but they also have a branch at SM City Bacolod south wing. Our favorites here are their California Maki, Sukiyaki, Udon, and Kani Salad.

Golden of Fortune Chinese Restaurant

Golden of Forture Chinese Restaurant is a family favorite. We come here for their lauriat meals during special occasions. They are open daily for lunch and dinner. My personal favorites are their prawn salad and birthday misua. Located at Luxur Place, corner Lacson-Magsaysay Sts. Now with newly renovated function rooms and restrooms.

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Birthday misua at Golden of Fortune with lots of pork, squid, eggs, and oysters.

These are just some of the Bacolod homegrown restaurants serving international cuisine. For a complete list of Bacolod restaurants, please visit this link.

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