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Jo's Chicken Inato

Silliman Avenue, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“leche flan” (2 reviews)
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Philippine, Barbecue, Asian
Silliman Avenue, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my third time in Dumaguete, And Jo's inato never failed me. Food here is cheap but so delicious, Best Chicken inato in town..

Thank Penny C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Again we have eaten here many times, chicken over the grill is exellent, need to eat with your hands but thats all part of the experiance.

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate at 2 branches of Jo's during my recent trip to Dumaguete (can't help it, my companions like chicken). For the one near Siliman University, one order of chicken automatically comes with 2 cups of rice. When we ate here, they only had the...More

Thank Bea_Jera
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, this is a very inexpensive local restaurant. For those of you expecting five-star service at these prices, perhaps you need to re-evaluate your expectations. I eat here every visit to Dumaguete and I am never disappointed with the food. If you want...More

Thank stonewithnomoss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The chicken taste good. I don think they cook it per order because when my order arrived, it's already cold. They have this "pay as you order" rule since they have a lot of experience where the costumer does not pay after eating. The second...More

Thank Katherine_Juan
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The place usually packed by local tourist and town folks especially at night and on weekends. The grilled barbeque chicken has a distinct taste in comparison to Bacolod's chicken inasal. Chicken is juicy but have a sweet taste. Spices is nothing fancy it is limited...More

Thank david p
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This was our first stop and first meal of the day coming from the airport. Ordered the usual inato paa, pork sinigang, halohalo, kangkong, chicken skin and rice. Service was a letdown. It's a pay as you order resto now as compared to two years...More

Thank gisan888
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Tasty bbq chicken with reasonable price, nice layout upstairs, staff is helpful, we ordered with veggies suggested to go with in the menu. recommended! (Shake/smoothie is not very good)

Thank hollandboy23
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Grilled chicken thigh with rice. It's 100PHP for lunch. It's juicy. I personally don't like sweet taste for chicken though.

Thank 471emilyt
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Jo's garners the most recommendation of where to enjoy chicken inato when in Dumaguete. Served with a cup of steamed rice and atsara (pickled green papaya), the skewed, flavored and then grilled quarter chicken meal costs 105 Pesos when ordered upstairs; dining at the ground...More

Thank DJ R
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Maricel L
16 July 2016|
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Response from Jubert A | Reviewed this property |
Not a Cebuano speaker but they say that "inato" means "aton-aton lang"... following homestyle cooking of Jo's Chicken Inato. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Silliman Avenue, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Negros Island  >  Negros Oriental  >  Dumaguete City
  • Phone Number: 225-4412
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