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The Authentic Lechon Experience

Eat freshly cooked lechon at P400/kilo. Go lechon sampling from one vendor to the next and pick the... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
stargazerManila
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Manila
via mobile
Best chicharon and Good lechon

Lechon (whole roast pork): used to be the best lechon ever to me before but after my second visit... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
ArchieD9
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

It is not at Sikatuna st which this app claims to be. It was a dead end in a poor housing neighborhood.

Thank Ru W
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Want to savour the best of Lechon Cebu? One must visit Carcar Public market and experience tasting the best of Cebu Lechon. Place may not be that attractive (as it is a public market), but tasting the newly cooked Cebu lechon is great! The experience is heaven! The price is way below as compared to the city prices! And the chicharon? Wow! Taste and crispiness of the cebu chicharon is fantastic! Visit to Cebu will not complete without visiting Carcar!

2  Thank Gillette P
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Lechon (whole roast pork): used to be the best lechon ever to me before but after my second visit, not anymore. Fore some reason the lechon is tougher now. Hope this lower quality of lechon is one of. And price also increased from 280 pesos to 350 :(

Puso: still the yummy rice cooked in coconut leaves. Best paired with chicharon.

Chicharon (pork crackling): still very very good. Very crunchy and tasty. Basically it is eat all the chicharon your heart can take. So be very careful.

TIP: when you are not into the healthy lechon (meaning all meat not fat) make sure you tell the person who chops the lechon not to add the very lean meat part (usually the pork hind).

For me the perfect lechon is 70% lean pork, 25% pork fat and 5% crispy skin :)

1  Thank ArchieD9
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Best ever Lechon! An hour a half south from Cebu City . Just tell the driver your drop off is in Carcar Market and you ar good to go!

Thank Ako L
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I am from Iloilo and currently works in Manila and have tasted so many lechon in my 30+ yrs of existence and I must say Carcar lechon is the best! I will never eat lechon the same way again! Once you arrive in their market get inside and ask where the lechons are, Cebuanos are extra friendly so don't hesitate to ask for help. The price of the lechon is 350/kilo. Super cheap! Lechon vendors will give a free taste of their lechon and its up to who would you choose. You can eat in the carenderia beside the lechons just order one viand from them. The meat oftheir lechon is so succulent and tasty unlike other lechons, bland and gummy. OMG I will never forget the feeling when angels came down from heaven when I had my first bite of the famous Carcar lechon. Divine!

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