Paseo del Sol in General Santos City - Philippines
Paseo del Sol is a restaurant that serves one of the best baby back ribs in town. Its close rival is just a stones throw away but the mere mention of the restaurants name makes the locals mouth drool at the grilled meals they serve.
Paseo del Sol is also a popular place where celebrities and politicians meet for functions, press releases and even for some time off. Celebrities like Sam Milby, Ai Ai de los Alas and even former President Erap Estrada have frequented the place. The Paseo del Sol is part of the Paseo del Sol compound where one may indulge in other pursuits aside from eating.
How does the price rate? The prices in Paseo del Sol are slightly higher than most restaurants since their clientele are that of the upper crust but the ordinary Joe can surely find it within their reach. Main meals can go for as much as 200 to 250 pesos and drinks such as iced tea can go for 60 pesos onwards. When one speaks of their specialty, the baby back ribs, the prices usually start at a hefty 400 pesos onwards.
The Paseo del Sol is can also be used as a fine dining restaurant and host more elaborate settings such as weddings for the compound has a lot of floor space and the gazebos and gardens offer a small recluse from the gatherings. One could see that the service and location rival most five star hotels in the metro.
It is also interesting to note that the wife of boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao, Jinkee, is a frequent diner at the Paseo del Sol. She and Manny often have their press conferences in the resto.
Paseo del Sol is located along the national highway and near its sister restaurant, Ranchero grill. Like most restos in town, the national highway offers a very accessible way for hungry visitor to go to. Most tricycle drivers and taxis are familiar with the place and anyone who goes there to visit should have no problem finding it.
The design of the Paseo del Sol is that of a Mediterranean theme and it works well since the whole area is based near the sea, strong winds, and sunny days. It is no wonder why many expats think of this place as the next Greek getaway.
For reservations, they can be reached any day of the week at (083) 553-9298, 303-1120, 301-9298 or 0906-5788-548. No reservations needed preferred of you are hosting a large set of people.