The best-tasting batchoy in town can be found inside the La Paz Public Market.
Image: Netong’s Restaurant
Batchoy at Netong’s Restaurant comes in special, super special, or extra special. They also offer batchoy made of miswa (thin wheat flour noodles), bihon (rice vermicelli noodles), or sotanghon (rice noodles).
The tale of how Netong’s batchoy
came to be is also part of the history of batchoy
. It began when the owner Netong married a butcher’s daughter. They took the unwanted meat parts and used them as ingredients to come up with the dish we now know as batchoy
it is considered as one of the best-tasting dishes in Iloilo
Locations: La Paz Market, La Paz, Iloilo City (main branch); The Shops at Atria, San Rafael, Mandurriao, Iloilo City; JM Basa, Iloilo City Proper, Iloilo City; Leonito’s by Netong’s, SM Southpoint, Mandurriao, Iloilo City
Operating Hours: 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM (varies per location)