Lola
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Lola asked in TravelAsia PacificPhilippines · 1 decade ago

What province and city is the seafood capital of the Philippines?

they're famous for "diwal" a white shelled seafood.

Update:

Lestermount: you need to know this, best seafood... yum!

Bini: complete answer please..

lushbabe: have you tried the "diwal"

Inday: OK. runner up kayo.

Update 2:

Les_18: bzzzz ... (sound of the buzzer), you should know this.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Best Answer

    Roxas City, in the Province of Capiz, is known as the Seafood Capital of the Philippines.

    http://www.tourism.gov.ph/explore_phil/place_detai...

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capiz

    http://www.mycapiz.com/

    http://www.lakbay.net/destinations/viewdetails.asp...

    (--,)

    ADD:

    I don't think so... I've tried different kind of seafoods (shells) in the Philippines like scallops..etc. (I forgot the names... LOL!) but not diwal...I think. (--,)

  • 1 decade ago

    The area around Capiz in Northern Pinay is famous for seafood, especially Diwal.

    Source(s): Been there done that :) I live in Iloilo.
  • Roxas City, Capiz

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Roxas City, Capiz

    It boasts of the freshest and most succulent seafood hence its tag as the “Seafood Capital of the Philippines”

    http://www.geocities.com/cityofroxas/home.html

    Source(s): norvef
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  • 1 decade ago

    Palawan, Puerto Princesa City, Phils, they supply the 80% seafood product in the Phil country. everything fresh in seafood is in Puerto Princesa. From Lobster, Shrimp, Lapu-lapu, etc..

  • 1 decade ago

    General Santos City is the tuna capital, I don't know about the seafood capital.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Yes, it is Roxas City, Capiz.

    **Can we make Iloilo City as honorable mention? We do have "diwal" too...and many others. lol

  • 1 decade ago

    i think it's puerto princesa, palawan. 80% of their catch goes to the capital of the philippines.

  • 1 decade ago

    for tuna - its gen santos, crabs - roxas city , clams and oysters - iloilo,

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