One of the most famous national dishes of the Philippines is a whole spit-roasted pig called Lechon (Litson). With regards to Lechon, there is just a single place that comes to mind and that is the City of Cebu. The Queen City of the South has the tastiest roasted pig ever! Whether its a birthday party or any kind of occasions, Lechon has always been a part of Filipino people and somewhat brings them together. According to Anthony Bourdain After tasting Cebu’s famous Lechon, he considered it as the best pig ever. In relation to this, I have listed the Top 5 best Lechon in Cebu today.
Here’s Your Top 5 Best Lechon in Cebu
House of Lechon
House of Lechon is the best Lechon I’ve tasted in my entire life. I love the restaurant, it is definitely clean and relaxing to eat you won’t need to hurry even if you are very hungry. There are a lot of parking space too so you don’t need to worry if you’ll run out of parking. This is so far the best place that I can always recommend to anyone who loves Lechon.
Address: Acacia St, Cebu City, 6000 Cebu
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Phone: (032) 231 0958
Zubuchon is the second best Lechon restaurant that I fully recommend to my friends and to anyone who enjoys good Lechon as well and other Filipino dishes such as Ensaladang Kamatis, Lechon Flakes, and Ensaladang Talong. They have many branches in Cebu and Manila you can visit their website for additional information. Great place to eat and prices seemed very reasonable.
Address: One Mango Mall, General Maxilom Ave, Cebu City, 6000 Cebu
Phone: (032) 239 5697
CnT Lechon is one of the oldest Lechon vendors in Cebu. They have been around in the business for more than 10 years with a lot of stores in Metro Cebu. Tag as Cebu’s best, If you are talking about Lechon in Cebu, the best is always CNT. Crispy skin and flavorful Lechon plus they are so accommodating and very affordable. This is a must try Lechon in the City.
Address: V Rama Ave, Cebu City, Cebu
Contact Number: (032) 513 9283
If you are looking for extra crispy boneless Lechon, then Tatang’s is the right place to visit. Tatang’s first shared it’s Lechon to the public in 2012 at a festival in Negros called “Buglasan”. Six years later, Tatang’s Boneless Cebu Lechon is now a fast-growing business with 9 outlets in Manila and a flagship store in Cebu city that is becoming a household name for Cebuanos.
Address: Wilson Cor Pasteur, Apas, Cebu City, 6000 Cebu
Phone Number: 316 4719
Opening hours: 10:00 AM
Alejo’s Lechon is our top 5 best Lechon in Cebu, with good reviews and ratings online you can’t just skip Alejo’s Lechon. If you love Lechon and have tasted the others then, then Alejo’s Lechon is a must try Lechon in Cebu. You always have the option get the “Dinuguan” plus the intestines and other internal organs from the pig and you will be the one to cook if you like.
Address: 132 Katipunan St, Cebu City, 6000 Cebu
Contact Number: (032) 261 8575
Those are the Top 5 Best Lechon in Cebu. Have you been to any of these restaurants? What is your experience? Please leave a comment down below!
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If you ain’t satisfied, I have added a google street view of the famous House of Lechon that you will make you want to go there.