From Heritage to Plate: Old Iloilo Houses Reborn as Culinary Delights

Iloilo City, with its rich history and architectural gems, is a captivating destination for travelers. But what if we told you that you could experience Iloilo’s vibrant heritage not just through sight, but also through taste?

In recent years, a fascinating trend has emerged: the transformation of grand old Iloilo houses into captivating restaurants. These beautifully restored mansions are not just architectural marvels, but also culinary havens offering a unique fusion of old-world charm and innovative cuisine.

Join us on a delicious journey as we explore these reborn ancestral homes. We’ll delve into the fascinating stories behind these structures, showcasing their architectural heritage and the meticulous restoration efforts that brought them back to life. But most importantly, we’ll tantalize your taste buds with the culinary experiences these establishments offer. From traditional Iloilo fare reimagined with modern flair to international cuisine served in a historic setting, these restaurants promise an unforgettable dining adventure.

So, grab your metaphorical fork and prepare to be transported! We’re about to embark on a delectable exploration of Iloilo’s heritage, one delicious bite at a time.

Avanceña Ancestral House (Camiña Balay nga Bato)

Modesto Ledesma House (Balay Sueno)

Eusebio Villanueva Mansion (Balay Remedios)

Dr. Eugenio Kilayko Mansion (Casa Maruja)

Lizares Mansion (Cafe Ano)

Agatona Arguelles de Jalandoni Building (Agatona 1927 Museum Cafe)

Juan Ledesma Mansion (Castle Hotel)

Yusay-Consing Mansion (Molo Mansion)


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