International Chicken Wings Day: Where to find the best ones in Cebu

Cebu City has morphed into the best town to get some seriously good chicken wings. As the demand shoots through the roof, the city has become synonymous with piping hot plates of wings that just keep flying out of the kitchen. These wings are pure happiness on trays whether you like them classic, Korean, American or Mexican.

In celebration of International Chicken Wings Day, SunStar Best of Cebu presents the winners for Best Chicken Wings Category and Best Unli Chicken Wings Category in this article.

Southside Chicken Wings

This two-time winner of the Best Chicken Wings award in 2019 and 2020 knows how to create the perfect balance. Its wings are crispy on the outside and tender on the inside, giving you the best of both worlds.These wings are the masters of staying crispy and fresh, even when they take a saucy plunge. At Southside Chicken Wings, one can kiss soggy wings goodbye, as the place guarantees only the crispiest and most flavorful pieces make it onto one’s basket.

Its best-selling lineup includes Cajun Glazed Wings, Inferno Wings and Chilli Garlic. Its must-try favorites like the Smokey Chipotle, Szechuan Wings and Winter Spiced Wings also deserve a special nod. With prices under P200 for a six-piece wing, Southside Chicken Wings offers affordable and incredibly satisfying options that will take your tongue a trip across the globe.

Southside Chicken Wings is located at Jumabon St., San Antonio Village, Banilad, Cebu City.

Badboyz Wings

Anything one tries here is bound to be an unforgettable wingz experience until the last bite. It takes the wing game to a whole new level by offering an array of flavorful sauces, including Honey Sriracha, Garlic Parmesan, Honey BBQ, Mild Buffalo, and many more. But wait, if one’s up for some fiery and tear-inducing bites, it’s got its customers covered with its Angry Buffalo and Suicide flavors that pack a mouthful of heat.

Pair these delicious wings with a side of rice and if one wants to cool things down a bit, Badboyz Wingz has a decent selection of local beers, champagnes, mixed drinks or cocktails.

With back-to-back wins for Best Chicken Wings in 2021 and 2022, this place is a hit among friends and family for KTV date nights. And it’s not just about the wings, the place also spices things up with fun events like Slogos nights, tempting promos for “barkada,” satisfying lunch deals, and epic celebrations for special occasions.

Badboyz Wingz is located at The Terraces, Ayala Center Cebu, Cebu City.


Burrow, a true pioneer in the city’s chicken wing scene, has claimed the prestigious title of Best Unlimited Chicken Wings by BoC not once, but twice—in 2019 and 2022. Beloved by urban-dwellers, this extraordinary wing joint doesn’t just fly by the seat of its pants, it takes flavor to new heights. Each bite delivers a straightforward and delightfully sweet explosion of flavor that will have diners reaching for seconds even before they finish their first batch.

At Burrow, one will find all the must-try flavors like Garlic Parmesan, Mild Teriyaki, Asian BBQ, Chili and Classic wings, all priced under P199. Patrons love the gimmick-free dining experience at Burrow, where one can leave the door feeling full without feeling heavy. One can truly enjoy a satisfying and wallet-friendly wing feast.

Burrow has three branches scattered across the city: Lahug, Parkmall and SM Consolacion.