Location: B.S. Aquino Drive, Corner 21st St., North Drive, Bacolod City
Operating Hours: Daily, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Price Range: Starts at PhP4,000 (suitable for 20 pax)
As one of the longest-running restaurants in Bacolod, Bob’s Restaurant has become the go-to place for family meals among Negrenses and tourists. Customers keep returning for its famous sate babe (pork barbeque with peanut sauce) is smeared with a unique Thai-inspired peanut butter sauce. Meanwhile, the restaurant’s function rooms have cushioned seats, white tables, and a minimalist design for the interiors. Birthdays, anniversaries, and family gatherings are usually conducted here.
How to get to Bob’s Restaurant: Find a Northbound Terminal jeepney if you are along Lacson Area or North Ceres Terminal. If you are from Downtown or Burgos Public Market, ride either Northbound Terminal-Central Market or San Agustin-Libertad PUV, then get off in front of the Riverside Hospital. From here, cross the street using the pedestrian lane to get to the restaurant.