Lechon is a Spanish term for roasted whole suckling pig. Because of its expensive price tag, it is a dish most often reserved for holidays and special occasions.
Here’s a list of where to go and whom to call, when you want to invite a VIP (Very Important Pig) to your next party.
Note: The list below is arranged in alphabetical order and not ranked. We've only included Cebu Lechon suppliers who can ship to Manila. Prices and contact numbers are updated as of October 28, 2014. Prices and availability are subject to change without prior notice.
Small (10-11 kg), P6,300
Medium (12-13 kg), P7,200
Large (14-16 kg), P8,200
At least 2 days before event, call (02) 6558225. 50% down payment is required. Delivery is available; fee depends on the location.
Photo sourced from Abel's Cebu Lechon's Facebook page
2. Abel’s Lechon Cebu
#11 Buenviaje Bldg., Marcos Highway, Marikina City
5-7 kg for 12-20 pax, P5000
8 -10 kg for 20-25 pax, P5500
11-12 kg for 30-40 pax, P6300
13-14 kg for 40-50 pax, P7,200
16-18 kg for 50-60 pax, P8,200
19-21 kg for 60-70 pax, P9,200
23-27 kg for 70-80 pax, P10,500
28-32 kg for 90-115 pax, P11,500
At least 2 days before the event, call 0923-427-5158 or (02) 225 8218 and look for Ramil. 50% down payment is required. Delivery is available; fee depends on the location.
Photo sourced from Abel's Lechon Cebu's Facebook page
Rates start at P5,000 (10 kg, good for 20 pax)
Call (632) 724-2867, at least 2 days before the event. 50% down payment is required. Delivery is available; fee depends on the location.
4. Ayer’s Lechon (Cebu Lechon style)
Five branches in Cebu: Gate777 Banilad Road, Apas, Cebu City; 2nd floor i2 Bldg., Asia Town, IT Park, Lahug, Cebu City; 3rd level SM City Cebu; Gaisano South, Colon St., Cebu City; E-Mall, Leon Kilat St., Cebu City
Whole Lechon price list:
For 15-20pax, P4000
For 21-25 pax, P4300
For 26-30 pax, P4500
For 31-35 pax, P4800
For 36-40 pax, P5300
For 41-45 pax, P5500
46-50 pax, P6000
Boneless Lechon price list:
For 15-20pax, P3200
For 21-25pax, P3500
For 26-30pax, P4000
For 31-35pax, P4500
For 36-40pax, P5000
For 41-45pax, P5500
For 46-50pax, P6000
Order online via: http://www.ayerslechon.com/ or call numbers: (032) 268-0327/09228268133/09228268132. Ayer's sends lechon to Manila. Manila freight delivery requires additional P600 to P1000, depending on the lechon’s weight. At least two days advanced notice is required. Freighted lechon should be picked up by buyer in NAIA 3 Airport (Cebu Pac).
Photos sourced from Ayer's Lechon's Facebook page
5. Alqueria Restaurante Y Chocolateria
SM Megamall Fashion Hall
Cochinillo Whole (P4998)
Call +639175463370 at least one day before event, to place order.
Level 1, Greenbelt 1, Ayala Center, Makati City
One (1) Lechon Belly Roll at P750 per kilo. For pick-up in store
P595 per kilo of lechon belly roll; Available flavors: Spicy, Adobochon, Tagalog, and Cebu.
Call numbers: (02) 994-2202, (02) 654-7072, and 09209226864. Two days advance notice is required.
Photo sourced from Bellychon's Facebook page
8. Casa Armas
One branch: GF Greenbelt 2
Cochinillo is available at P6530 (good for eight to 10 people).
Call 02-757-4996. You must place order at least one (1) day in advance. Delivery is available; fee depends on the distance.
9. Casa Roces
#1153 JP Laurel St. Cor Aguado St., San Miguel, Manila, Philippines
One whole Cochinillo (El Bulto; good for 12-15 pax) P2,800
Call (02) 735 5896 to order. At least 2 days advance notice is required.
Whole (with pita) – P5,500.00
Whole (plain) – P5,000.00
Order online at http://charliespritchon.com/. You may also call these numbers: (02) 921-04-05 or 15; Mobile: (+63) 922-8995699 or (+63) 918-5318851
Photo sourced from Charlie's Pritchon's Facebook page
11. Cebu’s Original Lechon Belly
Originally from Cebu, but now has Manila Branches: MOA, Festival Supermall, SM Jazz, Eastwood Citywalk, SM Sta. Mesa, Puregold QI and Commonwealth
Whole Boneless Lechon serves 15-20 pax (P2,600 original; P2,700 spicy)
Call Boneless Lechon Manila Hotline (10AM – 9PM): (02) 984-8043
12. Diplahan Lechon (Zamboanga Style)
#322 Brgy. Mayamot, Marcos Highway, Antipolo City (across Caltex, right before Cherry Foodarama)
P3000 for 1 belly roll (approximately 4 kilos)
Call 0917-826-8010 and 0917-826-8017. Place order at least 48 hours in advance.
P750 for 1 kilo; P5,800 for 11 kg P6,500 for 14 kg P7,500 for 17 kg
Call 7317551-52 / 7324116 to order.
Photo sourced from Elar's Lechon's Facebook page
14. ElarZ Lechon
Main Branch: 20 Speaker Perez Street, Bgy. Lourdes, 1114 Quezon City, Philippines; with several other branches in Metro Manila
5 – 6 kg for 20-25 pax, P5,600
7 – 8 kg for 25-30 pax, P6,200
9 – 10 kg for 30-35 pax, P6,800
11 – 12 kg for 35-40 pax, P7,200
13 – 14 kg for 40-45 pax, P7,500
15 – 16 kg for 45-50 pax, P8,000
17 – 18 kg for 50-55 pax, P8,500
19 – 20 kg for 55-60 pax, P8,800
Call delivery hotline 02-711-0000 to order.
Photo sourced from ElarZ's Facebook page
15. Family Cebu Native Lechon (formerly Cris Native Lechon)
129 N. Domingo St. cor. P. Tuazon, Cubao, QC
The smallest is P5,500 for 20 -25kilos (30 persons). The biggest is P9000 good for 100.
Call 7249353, 7259342, 7260589 to order. Two days’ notice and 50% deposit are required (via bank or on-site payment) are required. Delivery is available; fee depends on the distance.
16. General’s Lechon
2nd floor Petron Dasmarinas Village, Edsa corner Arnaiz, Makati City
Jumbo ₱ 9,700.00
Xlarge ₱ 9,200.00
Large ₱ 8,500.00
Regular ₱ 7,000.00
Small ₱ 6,500.00
Call + (632) 408- 6850 / (632) 966-5099 or order online via http://www.citydelivery.ph/.
Photo sourced from General Lechon's Facebook page
17. Jiro’s Lechon
193 Maginhawa Street Sikatuna Village, Quezon City
7-8 kg P4,000, for 30 pax
10 kg P4,500 for 40 pax
11 kg P4,950 for 45 pax
12 kg P5,400 for 50 pax
13 kg P5,850 for 55 pax
14 kg P6,300 for 60 pax
15 kg P6,750 for 65 pax
16 kg P7,200 for 70 pax
17 kg P7,500 for 80 pax
18-19 kg P8,000 for 90 pax
22 kg P9000 for 100 pax
Call (02) 433 1621 to order at least three days before the event. Delivery is available; fee depends on the distance.
Photo sourced from Jiro's Lechon's Facebook page
De Leche – P4,200
Light Weight – P4,800
Middle Weight – P5,900
Heavy Weight – P6,890
Super Heavy Weight – P7,550
Jumbo – P7,990
Yoku – P13, 500 (Good for up to 100 pax)
Visit www.cebulechonplaza.com or call 7062602; 0918-9125798; 6645918. Order a day in advance. During the holidays, reserve at least three days in advance.
Photo sourced from Jun Jun's Facebook page
19. Lydia’s Lechon
Several branches across Metro Manila
You may order online via http://www.lydias-lechon.com/free-lechon-delivery-philippines/
Lechon De Leche (good for 15-20pax) is at P4,500.
Small A (good for 20-30pax) P5,400
Small B (good for 30-40pax) P6,200
Regular (good for 40-50pax) P7,200
Medium A (good for 60-70pax) P7,900
Medium B (good for 70-80pax) P8,800
Medium C (good for 100pax) P9,600
To order, call Sun 0932-8805600, Globe 0927-7839920 at least 2 days prior the event. Buyers should deposit at least P2000 downpayment in Manong's BDO or BPI account.
Photo sourced from Manong's Lechon's Facebook page
21. Mila’s Lechon
Four branches: 132 West Trade Center, West Avenue, Quezon City; 69 Calavite Street, La Loma, Quezon City; 41 Visaya Avenue, Quezon City; and Ground Floor, The Market Place Shopping Mall, Kalentong, Mandaluyong City
P4,000 for 12-14 kilos (good for 20 persons)
P4,400 for 14-16 kilos (30 persons)
P4,800 for 16-18 kilos (40 persons)
P5,200 for 18-20 kilos (50 persons)
Order a day in advance. Call 7814406, 7814117, 7416872, 7814272, 7415403, 7314193, 4109411, 4109421 to place orders.
Photo sourced from Mila's Lechon's Facebook page
Lechon de Leche
4 kl. (Good for 10-15 persons) 3,000.00
5-6 kl. (Good for 20 persons) 3,500.00
7 kl. (Good for 30 persons) 4,000.00
Lechon Baboy Regular
8 kl. (Good for 40 persons) 4,500.00
9 kl. (Good for 50 persons) 5,000.00
10 kl. (Good for 60 persons) 5,500.00
Lechon Baboy Medium
11-12 kl. (Good for 70 persons) 6,000.00
13 kl. (Good for 80 persons) 6,500.00
15 kl. (Good for 90 persons) 7,000.00
Lechon Baboy Large
16 kl. (Good for 100 persons) 7,500.00
17-18 kl. (Good for 110 persons) 8,000.00
Lechon Baboy Jumbo
20 kl. (Good for 120 persons) 8,500.00
22 kl. (Good for 130 persons) 9,000.00
24-25 kl. (Good for 140 persons) 9,500.00
Call (02) 740-2175 or +63(2)7413027 to order.
24. Rico’s Lechon
F. Cabahug St, Cebu City, Cebu
For outside Cebu orders (MANILA, DAVAO, etc), payment must be deposited one (1) week before order date or depending on the availability of stocks. Check out http://ricos-lechon.com/rates/ for more details on delivery.
25. Sabroso Lechon
1237 E. Rodriguez Ave. corner Tomas Morato
P5,300 for 15 kilos (20-25 servings)
P5,800 for 20 kilos (25-35 servings)
P6,500 for 25 kilos (30-50 servings)
P4,600 for Lechon de leche (10-15 servings)
Call E.rodriguez Branch at 5158253 / 5158259 / 3570659 / 7250711. Delivery is available within Manila. Order a day in advance.
Photo sourced from Sabroso Lechon's Facebook page
19-20 kilos (P4,000)
21-23 kilos (P4,500)
24-25 kilos (P5,000)
26-28 kilos (P5,500)
29-30 kilos (P6,000)
For Manila orders, call 02-351-7002, Globe: (0916) 443-8000, or Smart: (0919) 510-0010. For Cebu orders, call Globe (0917)3268858, (0943)4099188, or (032)3188246.
Photo sourced from Yobob's Facebook page
Branches: Gen. Maxilom Avenue, Cebu City; Escario Central, Cebu City; Mactan Marina Mall; Mactan Domestic Airport; IT Park, Lahug
Small is P6,500 (good for 20-25 pax) and
Medium is P7,800 (good for 25-30 pax)
Prices are inclusive already of air cargo fees.
Pre-deposit of payment in their BDO account is required. Please contact our staff, Yolly, who handles orders at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 09158222066 / 09328847500.
Photo sourced from Zubuchon's Facebook page
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