You can pretty much strike it off your list if mongering was your goal.
There was a courtyard when you first got there and then a bunch of pick up bars and nightclubs around it.
The good news is that the main things that make this city so great are still fully in tact.
The Filipina dating sites haven’t gone anywhere and meeting girls on them is still very easy.
If you aren’t aware of what a Southeast Asian girly bar is like you might want to read this link so you know the slang.
Basically you go in, buy a drink, and watch some sexy Cebu City girls dancing in bikinis on stage.
The entry fee is 300 pesos and it has the same drink and food menu as before.