Valentine’s Day is the best time to take that special person out and enjoy their company in Tuguegarao City – be it for the usual dinner for two and the cozy early coffee date or an edgy night out with a new romance or even just your spouse. In this growing city of Tuguegarao, looking for the best place to date this coming heart’s day can be a tricky one.
So here we recommend the Six Date Places for the Special Day:
1.) Morning Love Birds – For those of you who love to relax and talk over coffee and sweets you can always try – 8th Avenue Coffee Shop “A Taste of Satisfaction”
This coffee shop has it all for heart’s day – a cozy and calm atmosphere with the most accommodating ambience. 8th Avenue has that euro modernist yet classic look to it and is highlighted by their creative and wide variety of drinks from tasty cold frappes to hot coffee. You can also enjoy these drinks with their irresistible pastries as they serve great monster cookies and an amazing selection of cakes. You and your special someone must try their Valentine’s Day specials which include the amazing Berry Slushie and the rich Strawberry Cheesecake Frappuccino.
8th Avenue Coffee Shop – Joselina’s Place, Legazpi St. Corner Magallanes St. Centro 06, Tugueagaro City, Cagayan, 3500
8th Avenue Coffee Luna St. Branch – Luna St. Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, 3500
8th Avenue Coffee Hilaria’s Branch – Hilaria’s Bar and Restaurant, Aguinaldo St. Corner Taft St. Centro 02, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, 3500
TTG Cafe by 8th Avenue – Toyota Tuguegarao, Enrile Ave, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
2.) Hearty Lunch and Dinner – Instead of fussing over what to order and what to eat while worrying about what to give your special someone try to “BUFFET INSTEAD OF BOUQUET” at – PULSAR HOTEL Premiere Suites at Buntun.
The newly launched PULSAR HOTEL Premiere Suites at Buntun has a new twist to this coming special day by encouraging a “buffet” instead of “bouquets” or both to be best. The prestigious hotel’s banquet caters to couples and families alike by their irresistible menu at their coming Valentine’s Day buffet. Aside from the beautiful ambience and classy furniture of the newly launched hotel, lovers and diners may also enjoy tunes from the live bands who’ll be serenading on the lovely day. The prices are premium and affordable which start at P995 per head/ adult, P395 for 4 to 12 years of age and FREE for 3 years and below.
3.) Lovers in the City – If you’re looking for that classic dinner and stay-in for you and your loved one within the city you can always go back to the ever classy – HOTEL ROMA and their lovely menu at MICHELLE’s Café Restaurant
Regarded by many as the best hotel in town, HOTEL ROMA is usually the top-of-mind reference for a classy stay in the city. Apart from its recent renovation, the hotel’s facilities have improved exponentially and the quality service of their staff is still there to impress their guests this Valentine’s season. Within this respected establishment is also the legendary Michelle’s Café Restaurant which is home to the local pizza favourite “Casamia” that lovers and families can share. The restaurant still serves its famous crispy pata and the mouth-watering sizzling chicken. As classy as this all sounds, the prices are astonishingly affordable.
4.) Nearby Escape from the City – For couples who are interested in dining with a beautiful view, relatively far yet still near from the city proper, there is the newly opened BUMBLEBEAN Café. Located at Carig Norte near Iguig, right next to St. Claire Church/ Poor Claire Monastery
This creative, well-knit and insta-worthy new sensation of a café is a must visit for lovers this Valentine’s day. BUMBLEBEAN Café has so much to offer this heart’s day, among these are their famous “BEEFy Bacon Cheeseburger with Lettuce” which can be enjoyed with their year round availability of their famed Strawberry shakes and Avocado Shakes. The diversity in their menu is highlighted by their special native “Tinolang Manok” that diners often enjoy. The secret behind the amazing taste of their food is that their vegetables and fruits are fresh and transported directly from Benguet.
Not only can you relish such a great variety of food in a date but you can also enjoy the best view possible in a Café date. Isolated from all the traffic jams and noise in metro Tuguegarao, you can add to your peaceful date a visit to the Church of St. Claire and the Poor Claire Monastery which is just 20 meters away from BUMBLEBEAN. Prices are affordable and the food is super worth the visit.
5.) Rock out your date with a Night Out – To skip the usual quiet dinner for two with soft music and flowers set up on Heart’s Day, a great idea is to swing by at HILARIA’s located at Aguinaldo St. Tuguegarao City.
HILARIA’S is the premiere go-to place for the younger couples and the young at heart. An amazing restaurant and a masterpiece of a party place after hours, this joint has it all for you and your date to enjoy. On Valentine’s Day, a great deal of P499 set meal is available for couples and even a third wheel in the mix. To spice things up with your date, this place is home to the greatest cocktails and party drinks in metro Tuguegarao City. This place is even more enjoyable as DJ’s with big names handle the tunes. Hilaria’s is also home to the famous reggae band Cagayan Roots. As per reviews, the prices are affordable, the service is awesome and the experience here is great.
6.) A Date for Keeps – Looking for a venue that has it all – a pool, great cocktails, grazings, live bands and activities plus games with your date? BALAI CARMELA is the place to be. Singles and Match-making is also available at this amazing venue.
This Valentine’s day at BALAI CARMELA is pure excitement as it will be the place for lovers, families, friends and even SINGLES. At only P600 per head, you can enjoy top of the line cocktails with yummy grazings and appetizers. To come along with these festivities are fun games, dancing and live bands for everyone to remember on the special day. Balai Carmela has a beautiful hotel with cottages, a swimming pool, a mini zoo and a wide garden for this romantic occasion.
To further enjoy this experience, Singles can also have the chance to meet their special valentinos and valentinas with the “speed dating” activity. BALAI CARMELA is well versed in handling all types of events so rest assured, the experience is a sure 10 out of 10. It is located at Dunkin Drive, Enrile Boulevard, Caggay-Carig, Tuguegarao City (Near Toyota Carig and Provincial Capitol)
Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love for everyone. But this Friday, it’s better to look deeper into this special day as a celebration of companionship, team work and value for each other. No matter where and what your dates are going to be, what matters is who you are celebrating it with and what you’re enjoying it for. Happy Valentine’s Day. DEADPOOL/ TNF