Iloilo surely has lots to offer when it comes to tourist spots that are worthy to visit. One Japanese-inspired restaurant has made tourists flock the said place, with unique interior design and tasty food served: Sulu Garden in Miagao.
Sulu Garden is a Japanese-inspired garden restaurant that allow tourists to dine after a long day of sightseeing around the beautiful town of Iloilo. What sets it apart from other restaurants is its “zen garden” like design, which is very relaxing to watch and to experience. The place is filled with various plants, beautiful landscape and even a koi pond.
FOOD IN SULU GARDEN
Being a Japanese-inspired restaurant, the Japanese food here are surely authentic with staples like makis rolls, sushi, bento boxes, ramen noodles and rice bowls. They are proven to be favorites among the customers, especially to those who are Japanese food enthusiasts.
For those who are not into Japanese food that much, Filipino food are also served with the likes of crispy pata, sizzling sisig, grilled pork belly, calamares, buttered chicken and many more Filipino favorites. Western-inspired food like burgers and spaghetti is also available, along with a wide array of desserts such as ice cream, crepes and cakes, proving Sulu Garden to be a well-rounded restaurant full of delicious servings.
RELAXING AMBIANCE BROUGHT BY THEIR AMENITIES
One of the main reasons tourists never miss going in this unique restaurant once they’re in Iloilo is that their beautiful garden and interiors are open for guests to take pictures with. With Japanese-inspired houses, gardens and other aesthetics, preserving memorable experience through pictures here is a good idea.
The fish spa is also a highlight of the restaurant, where customers can use it while waiting for their delicious meals. The spa is free for everyone who dine in the restaurant, where tiny guppies bite off your dead skin cells, proving to be a relaxing experience for some.
ARTS AND EXHIBITIONS
Sulu Garden also holds exhibitions and workshops, which are all possible because of their Art Program. Various artists are seen working within the restaurant doing paintings, sculptures, etc and if you are an art enthusiast yourself, the restaurant can make arrangements to work with you.
Their collection of handcrafted vintage chess boards, model boats and bamboo crafts are just some of their prized collections. These are all available for the tourists to view for free.
RATES & OTHER INFORMATION
- Operating Hours: 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM, daily
- Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/sulugardenmiagao/
- Contact Number: +63 917 772 4110
- Website: http://sulugarden.com/
HOW TO GET THERE:
Exact Location: Sulu Garden, Iloilo-Antique Road, Miagao, Iloilo, Philippines
BY LOCAL COMMUTE: Ride a jeepney going to Oton Town Plaza. Jeepneys that pass by the town plaza can be found near Molo District Plaza or Iloilo Supermart – Molo Branch and along General Luna-Diversion Road intersection.
Once in Oton Town Plaza, hail a tricycle and ask the driver to take you to Sulu Garden just 40 minutes away. The restaurant is very near to Miag-ao Church so locals are very familiar with the place.
BY CAR: Navigate with Waze or Google Maps and set your destination to “Sulu Garden” in Miagao, Iloilo. Parking space is available upon arrival.