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Discussion in 'Band of Glockers' started by sandman_sy, Jun 2, 2010.

  1. sandman_sy

    sandman_sy

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    Going to Iloilo for a wedding this July... thinking of where to go there. Have 2 nights(im sure may sched stuff on the daytime... but night time wala) ano ba ginagawa ng mga peeps sa iloilo?? anyone here been there?? or better taga doon :)

    No naughty ideas.. good boy toh :tongueout: heheheheh.. resto ideas is very much welcome... specialty food? something na wala sa ibang cities :)
     
  2. dinggaling

    dinggaling APO Traveler

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    i,m from the city but haven't gone back for a long time. don't miss the batchoy in la paz or the various delicacies like pancit molo, kansi, kadyos (kbl), and other treats like panaderia de molo.

    your local hosts can do the rest! :wavey:
     

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    Don't forget Tatoy's seaside resto - SARAP!!!

    I can't remember the inasal place where we ate - SARAP din.

    One thing I can say about Ilo-ilo - Nami ng pagkaon :supergrin:
     
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    Don't forget the talaba at Breakthrough resto, near Tatoys :)
     
  5. edtf

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    That I haven't tried!!!
    I love visiting my Mom's hometown I always gain a few pounds when I visit.
    gout galore lang nga :rofl:
     
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    tatoy's for native inasal na manok, breakthrough for seafoods, ted's batchoy,
     
  7. sandman_sy

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    Taking notes :p ahehehe :)

    Yum2x... native inasal huh..."stomach growlin"

    Woooo.... Batchoy.. havnt had that for the longest time, i use to go out of the middle of the night and get this batchoy at cebu sa Mandaue.. with pandisal.. sigh.. brings back memories :)

    pasalubong wise?? ano meron sa iloilo na wala sa iba??
     
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    pandesal ni paa, i think in molo if im not mistaken, along the way to the airport meron biscocho house, get the usual piaaya, butterscotch, merengue, etc..

    then i forgot the place where we went to for some nice biscuits, its an old house where they also sell fabrics

    night time ewan ko kung okay pa din dun sa tabi ng iloilo business hotel
     
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    Talaba... para matigas ang tuhod sa next competition :D
     
  10. sandman_sy

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    heheheh... tigas tuhod para for something else akula :p midnight competition... 1vs1 with the Mrs . hahahahhahaha
     
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    Guapol pie? i
     
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    Yep, nothing beats fresh fat talaba at breakthrough.
     
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    you guys are making me hungry!!
     
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    there's a new place somewhere in jaro district, its called peri todd's, check it out. from what ive read from this site click, nightlife usually revolves around a place called smallville click, they've got clubs there (called discos in my time) restos etc., btw read the blog archives on the site, its very informative.

    as for food, explore this site click, on the right side there's a list called "eats in iloilo", just click the word or food and all the info regarding the place or food will appear.

    special mention,

    breakthrough = scallops, aligi rice, sizzling crabmeat and also talaba, my wife really loves their live and huge tiger prawns.

    tatoys = native grilled chicken.

    allan's talabahan = baked talaba's.

    peri todd's = hamburgers click

    afriques = pizza, pasta, italian also joey's pepperoni.

    biscocho haus = pasalubong, buttersctoch etc.

    kansi haus = kansi, ilonggo version of beef shank soup, w/ a ton of bone marrow.
     
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    balasan bibingka = in jaro plaza, its called rcj bibingka.

    pasalubong = try this also click and this also click

    bavaria = wheat beer, best beer ive ever tasted in my short life, owned by german expat click

    ps, dont miss bavaria, you'll miss half your life, that is if you like beer.

    camp jefferson = adult entertainment, also see cesars palace.
     
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    balbi's = best palabok ever, sometimes i dream of going home just to eat their palabok click

    bauhinia = pinoy classics w/ a twist click

    buto't balat = sisig click spicy'ness is low, medium, or high. we used to love high, i was still a teenager then hehe.

    al dente = italian, medyo sosyal click

    bourbon street = american, click

    lunas arroz caldo = best in the whole world, believe me click
     
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    click:supergrin:
     
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    i could go on and on with the food, just click on the right side banner "eats in iloilo", and btw in valeria street there's a wide selection of restos just beside SM delgado.

    enjoy.
     
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    last hirit,

    peppy thai = thai food, obviously, but they serve lunch only and you'd better be there at 1130 or else.... all the food is gone.

    roberto's = queen siopao, best in the whole world too click
     
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    ay guapple pala yun
    Taste like apple pie