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Whether it’s a special occasion or an ordinary day made extra, a Filipino handaan must always have Lechon Kawali or Bagnet. As a lover of guilty pleasures, we simply can’t help but crave that crunchy, crackling skin and savory, tender pork that’s dripping in fatty goodness!
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But what’s the difference between these sinfully delicious meats? Well, Lechon Kawali is the generic Filipino term for deep-fried pork belly and Bagnet is the Ilocano version of that but with more intense flavor and chicharon-like texture!
Drooling? Us too. Here’s where you can get Lechon Kawali and Bagnet in the Metro!
Ralph’s Lechon Kawali has been drawing the attention of Pinoy celebrities and local foodies all over Manila. Why? Because it’s impossible to resist this perfectly cooked and deliciously seasoned Lechon Kawali! You can even get it with Kare-Kare or Binagoongan, too!
Available for: Pick-up and delivery. Message them on Facebook or Instagram to order.
Crisostomo has never let our palates down when it comes to serving flavorful, comfort meals and this crispy, fatty Lechon Kawali resting over a plate of creamy Laing is the proof!
Available for: Al-fresco dining (for Eastwood and Robinsons Magnolia branches), curbside pick-up, take-out, and delivery. You may order online here or through GrabFood, FoodPanda, or PickAroo.
Pop one into your mouth and for sure you won’t be able to stop! This Lechon Kawali food tray is crunchy, succulent, savory, and will definitely put an end to your meaty cravings!
Availabe for: Delivery. They are open from daily from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Message them on Facebook, Instagram, or Viber (0917-7026395) for your orders
Their juicy, crunchy Lechon Kawali is a certified crowd-pleaser, but 407 Food Market offers more than that. They also serve Rellenong Bangus, Gyudon, and authentic Sisig that’s 100% homemade, no MSG, and no preservatives!
Available for: Delivery. Message them on Facebook or Instagram to order. you may also message them at this number: 0977 617 9370
By the looks of it, this Lechon Kawali from Casa Mabuhay is hella delicious! But pair it with Kare-Kare? That’s a killer combo that’s bound to fill your belly and please your palate!
Available for: Delivery. Order must be placed 2-3 days before. Message them on Facebook or Instagram to order.
We’ve loved their spaghetti bilao and their classic barbecue, but Amber also caters to our Lechon Kawali needs and it’s every bit of perfection in each bite!
Have a happy crunch day with Belly Mo Nini’s best-selling Lechon Kawali! This melt-in-your-mouth meat won’t leave your fingers greasy, but will definitely keep you getting more. Their Lechon Kawali sells out fast so be sure to place your order now!
Available for: Delivery. To order, message them through these numbers: (0917) 188-6464 or 82433058
Max’s Restaurant never fails to serve Filipino families with perfected, Pinoy classics that truly elevate simple moments. But even though Max’s is a house that fried chicken built, their lechon kawali is also to die for. They also offer frozen lechon kawali that you can cook at home!
Available for: Dine-in, take-out, pick-up, and delivery. You may order online here, or find them in GrabFood and FoodPanda. See their contact details in this post.
Gerry’s Grill prides itself as the perfect place with the perfect menu for every occasion—and we agree! Apart from their irresistibly delicious Lechon Kawali, they also serve sizzling sisig, char-grilled pusit, and their famous barbeque!
Available for: Al-fresco dining, pick-up, take-out, and delivery. To order, you may call their hotline #3321111 or access their website.
There’s something simply addictive about a crispy, crunchy bite of Bagnet from Local Deli PH. Their Bagnet orders are pre-cooked but are frozen upon delivery, a good choice for when you wanna stock up on some of the yummy stuff!
Available for: Pick-up and delivery. Send them a message on Facebook or Instagram to order.
Their Ilocos Empanada is a top customer fave, but did you know that they also offer their signature Bagnet in a bilao? Do this delicious Bagnet justice and pair it with salted egg, tomatoes, and a mountain of rice!
Available for: Dine-in, take-out, and delivery. You may order online here or find them at GrabFood and FoodPanda.
When those Bagnet munchies hit, there’s one spot you can trust to deliver a freshly-cooked box of crunchy, juicy, deep-fried pork—Super Bagnet! How about getting this for your next family feast?
Available for: Pick-up or delivery. You may send them a message on Facebook to order.
One look and you’re bound to be enticed by the golden brown crackling that Ilocaneza’s Bagnet has in store! Bonus, you can also get other Filipino favorites like Vigan Longganisa, Ube Halaya, and Gourmet Tuyo!
Available for: Delivery. Send them a message on Facebook or Instagram to order.
You’ve had Bagnet before, but have you ever tried Bagnet Truffle Pasta? This exciting creation is offered by Oye Sabor and it’s a crowd knock out because of the balance of creamy-crunchy and rich-savory.
Available for: Pick-up or delivery. They are open from Tuesday to Sunday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Send them a message to order.
Here’s something new for your taste buds—Bacon Bagnet! Thin strips of melt-in-your-mouth meat that goes deliciously well with Sukang Iloko! You can also get a classic order of Bagnet with a bowl of Kare-Kare.
Available for: Delivery. You may order through this form.
Victorino’s prides itself with serving authentic, delectable meals and snacks inspired from different Northern provinces that will surely hit the spot. Their Bagnet is served with tomatoes, lasona, and bagoong to add that elevated flavor!
Available for: Take-out or delivery. You may call them through these numbers for your orders.
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