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Restaurants Serving Balut


You've probably seen the balut egg featured in exotic food lists or documentaries about the 'most terrifying foods in the world.' But did you know that you can order balut off the menu in many restaurants around the Philippines? No longer do you have to eat it in its barest form. The balut has been fancified, covered in gravy, and hidden in chilli to make it more acceptable for the uninitiated. If you're ready for the challenge of eating this feathery, finger-licking delicacy, we know where to take you.

Also read: How to Eat Balut Like a Pro

crisostomo balut restaurant

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'Bravo de Balut' served at Crisostomo Restaurant

List of Restaurants Serving Balut:

# 1: Crisostomo ( Turn of the Century Filipino Dining)

Here, the balut is served sizzling with some garlic sauce.  Crisostomo's balut dish (Bravo de Balut) sure looks appetizing. It's the perfect way to introduce this heaven in an egg shell to your taste buds!

Find it at:

2/F Eastwood Mall-Veranda, E Rodriguez Jr Ave
Bagumbayan, Quezon City
+63 (02) 710-1693

2/F Newport Mall, Resorts World Manila, Newport Blvd
Domestic Airport, Pasay
+63 (02) 846-9275

G/F Alabang Town Center, The Gardens, Alabang-Zapote Rd
Alabang, Muntinlupa
+63 (02) 869-0988

# 2: Bistro 110

Bistro 110 cooks balut to a crispy perfection in their Fried Balut dish.

Find it at:

G/F Dona Angela’s Garden, 110 C Palanca St
Legazpi Village, Makati
+63 (02) 817-3825

#3: Ardi's Bar and Dining

Enjoy another fun variation with Ardi's Balut ala Ajillo: Pan fried balut served with garlic sauce. Wash it down with ice cold beer!

Find it at:

148 Jupiter St
Bel-Air, Makati
+63 (02) 895-8176

#4: Botong's Up

Want balut bathed in thick gravy? Eat it ala Pobre at Botong's Up. This restaurant also serves balut tempura-style. 

Find it at:

G/F A. Venue Mall, Makati Ave.
Poblacion, Makati
+63 (02) 756-0346

#5: The Balcony Gastropub

Try balut sautéed in garlic, spring onion and olive oil with The Balcony's Garlic Balut Sauté.

Find it at:

110 C Palanca Jr St
Legazpi Village,
Makati +63 (02) 818-1551


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