12 Restaurants Worth Visiting in Bulacan

Some often think about chicharon and kakanin whenever they visit Bulacan, but this province has really a lot to offer! Aside from exploring historical landmarks and resorts, you’d also enjoy trying different restaurants and savoring scrumptious cuisines.

After all, the fun wouldn’t be complete without dropping by a place to eat and fuel your energy, whether you’re going on a road trip or attending a concert at the Philippine Arena. So here are the 12 must-visit restaurants in Bulacan!

Verdure Italian Restaurant

This newly-opened restaurant in Baliuag serves authentic and hearty Italian dishes. From its appetizers and pizza flavors to pasta and main course, everything is healthily delicious! It is surrounded by lush greenery, which you can fully enjoy with its huge glass windows for a more enjoyable and relaxing dining experience. 

Verdure Italian Restaurant is actually an in-house restaurant of The Greenery Resort, but of course, everyone is welcome to dine in! It is a perfect place for a date night, family lunch, and special occasions.

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Here’s another restaurant at The Greenery Resort you might want to visit! Matsuri is a Japanese restaurant that offers a wide selection of sushi, maki, and sashimi. In case you want to try them all, they have combination platters as well as sushi boats for a bigger serving. You can also indulge in their warm noodle dishes, Donburi, and Bento Boxes selections.

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The vibe of the restaurant is very homey and intimate. This is among the best spots in Bulacan if you want to avoid crowded areas and long lines. They have al fresco dining, too! 

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Chickee Fridays

Unlimited chicken wings, anyone? Chickee Fridays is a 90s diner-inspired restaurant, where you can devour unlimited chicken wings along with java rice and crackers. Some of the flavors are cajun, hot calamansi, honey sriracha, salted caramel, garlic parmesan, and salted egg. They even serve Chickee trays for bulk orders, ranging from 25 to 50 pieces of wings in different flavors. 


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What made this restaurant unique was their homemade sauce, such as cheese, ranch, and roasted aioli. You can also try their pasta, chicken sandwiches, rice meals, and appetizers. Another you’ll love here is the bright and artsy walls that will look cool in your Instagram feed!

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Bistro Maloleño

Bistro Maloleño is indeed a home of Bulacan’s authentic heritage dishes. So if you want to try Filipino cuisine, here’s a good option! Since Malolos is known for numerous historical landmarks, this restaurant lets you taste the favorite dishes of the Philippine national heroes. 

Their “Food of Our Heroes” menu includes Tinolang Manok ni Rizal, Pochero Ni Plaridel, Nilitson Na Manok Sa Saha Ni Bonifacio, Arroz Ala Cubana Ni Hen. Gregorio, Nilagang Manok Na Puti Na May Asparagus Ni Aguinaldo, and Tempura Ni Mariano Ponce. Even the staff are wearing baro’t saya and barong while the walls are filled with historical decors.

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Wes Lee

No need to travel to La Union or Siargao to take aesthetic beach photos! This tropical-themed restaurant called Wes Lee will make you feel like dining on an island with its cozy and summerish ambiance. 


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They have a modern take on well-loved Filipino dishes like Crab Pancit, Salmon Belly Sinigang, Lechon Sisig, and Crispy Kare-kare. They serve rice meals and desserts as well, which you can pair with refreshing drinks!

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Cafe Nenzo

Cafe Nenzo is a good place if you want to spend me time or hang out with your friends. Although they are popular for their delectable cakes and pastries, their wide range of hearty comfort food, rice meals, and drinks will make you crave more. 

Some of their best-sellers are the Trio Cheese Signature Pizza, Truffle Carbonara, Spanish Sardines and Cream, and Baby Back Ribs. For the health-conscious, they offer vegetarian dishes, such as Meatless Sisig, Tocino, and Kare-kare. Cafe Nenzo can also cater to big occasions as they have party trays and of course, cakes!

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Kalye Mabini

No one can resist Kayle Mabini’s unique take on Filipino dishes, which are infused with mouthwatering ribs! Their featured menu consists of Special Lomo Ribs, Sinigang Ribs Rice, Crispy Bagoong Ribs Rice, and Adobo Ribs Rice, making it the perfect restaurant for all the rib lovers out there.


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You can cap off your meal with another must-try staple, the Turon Squares. With their solo and party trays, you may opt to order your own meal to reheat at home or bring bigger ones for potlucks. The homey vintage modern ambiance is a great factor to enjoy your stay here.

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Roadside Dampa

For those who love seafood, you should drop by this seafood restaurant, Roadside Dampa! They have a wide array of dishes, such as warm soups, rice bowls, and veggies. You can also avail their unlimited fresh seafood and rice for two hours, which includes mud crabs, blue crabs, shrimps, and mussels.

If you’re dining with your family or squad, you can never go wrong with the boodle fight set that comes in seafood and meat! It is good for up to 50 people, so you can even celebrate occasions here. 

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Quiada’s Antique Diner

If you’re visiting Bulacan to have a food trip, Quiada’s Antique Diner is the place to go. They offer eat-all-you-can promos that will surely satisfy your stomach! You can choose between All Steak with a free buffet and the Basic. 

They also have a la carte and combo meals. Some of their best-sellers are T-bone steak, Pork Hickory Ribs, Beef Stroganoff, and Sisig. True to its name, the restaurant gives a nostalgic vibe with its antique decors. And here’s a twist, you can make your dining experience more fun with their karaoke packages that include snacks and drinks! 

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Pugpog Biker’s Highlands

Bulacan is also famous for biking trails, where people can have a glimpse of the breathtaking mountains. Those who are up for this kind of outdoor adventure shouldn’t miss visiting Pugpog Biker’s Highlands. It is one of the popular stopovers for cyclists going to DRT or Doña Remedios Trinidad. 

This cafe and restaurant is a great place to eat and relax after a tiring ride while enjoying the view of the Angat River and Sierra Madre mountain range. They serve all-day breakfasts like silogs and coffee. Their menu has meal sets as well for families or groups going for long drives. You can take some photos at their big swing that showcases the mountain view and nature. 

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Pepper’s Grill

Located in Santa Maria, this restaurant lets you enjoy your meals in lovely villas as if you’re in a resort. The must-try on their menu are the Grilled Salmon, Lengua Asado, Sizzling Lengua, Pancit Palabok, and Crispy Black Noodles.


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Their flavorful grilled seafood is another gem! Pepper’s Grill is spacious enough for get-togethers or events. Plus, there are live band performances to elevate your dining experience.

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Forrest Cafe

If you’re looking for a less crowded and more intimate spot to chill, you’ll surely love Forrest Cafe! There are various refreshing drinks to choose from to pair with their comfort food, such as quesadillas, nachos, burgers, pizza, and pasta. They also offer steaks, chicken, and seafood in case you want a heavier meal. 


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The cafe itself is actually impressive as it looks like a mini forest, which makes it easier to locate. It is small yet very cozy and every corner is Instagrammable. 

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