UPDATE: Barn Cafe
With a P3 meeting long overdue (Sure, we were just complete at BamBenny but with a friendship like this, once a month doesn’t really cover it. Used to be, it was an everyday meeting with texting as if we didn’t meet at all after our dinner/standing around in front of Chow King “waiting” for a taxi =b); Beth, Karla and I made up for lost time by spending the whole day together.
(Essentially, we didn’t plan it that way … or maybe, Beth did who was going ka-ching with dividends *hihi) When we thought about where to hang out, the Barn Cafe popped up in my mind as the perfect place since it’s both not that far and not that near town. They had foodstuff I still wanted to try out and also, they had a cozy and nice looking establishment.
I was sure they would be open at 8:00 a.m but when we got there, the door and the gate were still closed and as a back up plan, P3+1 walked a little further up to Ebai’s Cafe and Pastry for breakfast.
Like I said, we were making up for lost time. So when lunch got close enough, we (P3-1 now) decided to check back at the Barn.
Since they just opened, we had our pick of the tables. The solitary staff member that day told us, however, that we could take a seat upstairs (it was just a boutique on my first visit) so that’s where we planted ourselves.
UPDATE 08/23/2014: Barn Cafe that I knew of on the writing of this post (2013) had since turned into a real bar today (as per a comment left under the first feature post on Barn Cafe, by an anonymous food quester), proceed with caution, if you’re planning on coming here now for the ambiance.
While our attendant prepared our orders, we went all girly with the stuff in the Barn boutique and looked at clothes on the racks, the shoes, the accessories and various other trinkets they had for sale.
We weren’t quite done with the shopping when our attendant came with our drinks. Good timing, it was getting hot up at the second floor (because it was midday and we were so confused about which top, which dress, which book, etc. to get *hee).
Of course, our meeting has to be documented with photos.
This is what we had for lunch.
Beth got herself the fish and chips which was still deliciously un-fishy with yummy potatoes and a tangy tartar dipping sauce. =D
When we finished our (light) lunch =)), we moved downstairs for our dessert. There’s no need to ask questions about what we got. We were at the Barn so we got something from Krispy Kreme – their truffle kremes.
Ahh, what a fun time P3 had at the Barn Cafe. *contented sighs
Service: and to our attendant. He knows us so well. “Mga girls talaga.”, he says about our shopping frenzy. AHA! So that’s why you made (not really, we wanted to) us sit in the second floor! (“,) Thank you again for being so accommodating (with my phototaking OCD in particular).
For the ratings on Ambiance and Price, click here.
Just in case you were wondering about the Barn Cafe’s hours of operation, they’re open everyday. ^^, It’s 8:00 (thereabouts) to 11:00 p.m. Sunday to Wednesday and 8:00 a.m. (thereabouts =D) to 1:00 a.m. Thursdays to Sundays.
They also have acoustic nights on Thursdays Fridays and Saturdays.
Tags: #1, accessory shopping, accommodating attendant, acoustic nights, additional information, additional information baguio food, adventure, affordable, affordable baguio, affordable food baguio, all flavors of truffle kreme, ambiance, aunt, backstreet, Baguio, baguio barn, baguio barn cafe, Baguio cheap food, Baguio City, Baguio City eatsploration, Baguio City Philippines, baguio eat, baguio eats, Baguio eatsploration, Baguio eatsplorer, Baguio eatsplorers, baguio food, baguio food adventure, baguio food adventures, baguio food blog, Baguio food blogger, Baguio food establishments, baguio food guide, baguio food map, baguio food photo blog, baguio food quest, Baguio food review, Baguio food reviews, baguio food trip, Baguio foodie, Baguio foodie blogger, Baguio foodies, baguio foods, baguio guide, baguio guide what to eat, baguio hang out, Baguio Philippines, baguio restaurant blog, baguio restaurant blogs, Baguio restaurant connoisseur, Baguio restaurant food, baguio restaurant guide, baguio restaurant map, Baguio restaurant review, Baguio restaurant reviews, Baguio restaurants review, Baguio restaurants reviews, baguio restaurants to eat, Baguio where to eat, bake, Barn, barn boutique, barn café, barn café baguio, Barn Cafe store hours, barn care hours of operation, Beth, better, binge, blog, blogger, blogs, blogs about baguio food, blueberry milk tea, boutique, breakfast, budget, budget friendly, budget friendly dining baguio, burger patty, business, businesses, center, cheap restaurants baguio, chest, chests, chicken schnitzel, choco toffee frappe, city, city center, City of Pines, clothes rack, clothes shopping, comfort, comfort food, compare, comparison, comprehensive baguio food blog, comprehensive details about Baguio food, comprehensive information about Baguio food, connoisseur, cook, cost, costs, cozy dining, cozy dining baguio, cozy establishment, cozy place, Cozy place in baguio, cozy place to eat in baguio, cozy restaurant baguio, craving, cravings, customer, customers, delectable, delicious, delight, delights, dining around baguio, dining out, dinner, discover, discovering, discovery, dish, dishes, divided equally, easy on the pocket baguio eating, eat, eat baguio food, eat out baguio, eateries, eatery, eating out Baguio, eating out in baguio, eats, eats baguio food, eats baguio foods, eats in Baguio, eats in Baguio City, eats-ploration baguio, eats-plore, eats-plore baguio, eatsploration, eatsplore, eatsplore baguio, eatsplorer, eatsplorers, eatsploring Baguio, Engineers Hill Baguio, establishment, establishments, explore, explore Baguio city, explorer, explorers, fancy, fantastic, far and near town, find, find good Baguio food, find good food in Baguio, fish and chips, flavored milk tea, flavorful, flopsy hat, food, food adventure, food adventures, food and drink, food establishment, food establishments, food quest, food trip, food trip in baguio, food trip with Xine, food trips, foodie, foodie trip, foodie trip Baguio, foodies, foods, fun time, fun time at Barn Cafe Baguio, funds, gastronomic, good, good Baguio food, good eats, good eats Baguio, good food, good foods, great, great time, guide, guide to restaurants in Baguio City, hangout baguio, hating kapatid, hidden, hotel, hunt, indulgence, J.Co Baguio, J.Co donuts, Jco donuts, Karla, Krispy Kreme, Krispy Kreme Baguio, Krispy Kreme donuts, Krispy Kreme new product, life, life in excess, light lunch, list, location, location in baguio map, location of baguio restaurant, Lower Engineers Hill, lunch, make up for lost time, mark, marks, memories, memory, menu, mga girls talaga, new way to indulge from Krispy Kreme, nice looking establishment, no.1, no1, OCD, open for business, origins, outskirts, P3, P3 food trip, P3 meeting, pampering, passion, passion for food, perfect place to hang out, perfect place to hang out baguio, Philippines, photo op at the Barn Cafe, photo specifications, photo taking OCD, photoblog Baguio, photos, pines, place, places, places to eat, price, quest, quests, Quinto Alley, Race, raspberry milk tea, rating, ratings, refreshing drinks, restaurant, restaurants, salisbury steak, scrumptious, search, searching, second floor, secret, service, shoe shopping, shopping, shopping frenzy, simple, snack, snacks, spent the whole day at the Barn, spot, staple, summer hat, summer vacation, supplement, supplement baguio food, tartar dipping sauce, taste, tasty, The barn, the barn baguio, the spot, thoughtful, time, tips, tips dining out Baguio, treasure, treasure chest, treasure chests, treasures, treats, tried, tried all Baguio restaurants, truffle indulgence, truffle kreme Baguio, Try, try eating at Baguio restaurants, try other dishes, Umbro, Umbro jacket, update, update baguio, update baguio food blog, update baguio restaurant blog, upstairs, watermelon milk tea, weekends, where to eat, where to eat in Baguio, where to eat in Baguio City, x, x marks baguio food in baguio map, x marks baguio restaurants in baguio map, X marks the spot, Xine, xmarks, xmarks baguio, xmarks baguio food, xmarks baguio restaurants
Search for Good Baguio Food
X Marks the Spot for Good Baguio Foods is a personal blog. Everything posted in this blog is PERSONAL OPINION DERIVED FROM PERSONAL EXPERIENCE and since TASTE can be pretty SUBJECTIVE, should NOT be taken as THE NORM or the LAW OF DINING around in the City of Pines.
Its (prosaic =b) contents are meant to help with the question “san tayo?”/where do we go? in relation to eating out in Baguio, to ENCOURAGE EXPLORING (eatsploring) and TRYING NEW THINGS offered in the City of Pines.
By all means, eat where you want to eat and eat what you want to eat. May you have a great experience with all the places you visit and may all the restaurants you go to deserve a ton of treasure chests! (“,)
(Also, if you have any second thoughts about a certain place you arrive at, please DON'T LET THIS BLOG BE THE REASON YOU ARE FORCED into ending up anywhere. If the restaurant doesn’t have what you want, please FEEL FREE TO WALK AWAY.)
Who Picks Up the Tab? ^^,
Relive Recent Eatscapades =)
- Lamisaan Dining & Bar at Holiday Inn: A Table of Plenty to Share with Foodie Lovies
- 2nd Quick Catch Up on the Baguio Food Adventure
- Quick Catch Up on the Baguio Food Adventure
- Somtam Thai Resto: Som Tam and the Best of Thai Cuisine
- L-Brothers Roasted Food Products: Notable Edibles from 2601
- Where to Eat in Baguio/What to Eat in Baguio – New Menus 3
- Notable Edibles #23 – Afters by Pedro’s (Japanese Cheesecake)
Food Trip Archives
Where to Eat in Baguio
- ***TabLe of bLoG ConTenTs*** (1)
- **iNFoBiTes for Dining in Baguio (86)
- *Comfort in the Familiar a.k.a Xine's Favorites (",) (92)
- Accommodation Dining (Eating at Baguio Hotels, Inns, etc.) – Is It Worth It? (73)
- Baguio Breakfast Buffet Bonanza (9)
- Baguio Diner Dash Competition (5)
- Baguio Food Photo/Blog (78)
- Contrasts & Comparisons (16)
- Fine & Fancy … Dress to the Nines Dining (or not, if you don't want to =b) (29)
- Food for Thought a.k.a Think Before You Eat (5)
- Healthy Eats, Shoots and Leaves …and then some (17)
- New in Town (145)
- NotabLe eDibLes Ű (24)
- Origins (21)
- Staple Foods Baguio (51)
- Uncategorized (26)
- Updates & Supplements (98)
- ~*Intermission*~ (46)
- ~ScrumpTiouS GiveAwaYs!~ (13)