Hong Kong: Kakurega Ramen Factory

Kakurega Ramen Factory

When Sharon said we were eating at Kakurega Ramen Factory in Sham Shui Po I asked her, “There’s good food there?” All I knew about the area was Golden Shopping Centre where I buy all my gadgets and computer stuff. Little did I know that there was a hidden gem serving tsukemen ramen owned by Meter Chan, who […]

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Hong Kong: NOM

NOM HK- Bone Marrow, Salsa Verde, Country Bread HK$155-001

What do you in Hong Kong when you’ve finished dinner by 7:45? You go to another restaurant on your list and have a second meal! 

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Hong Kong: La Vache

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I didn’t have any plans of going to Hong Kong until December but my friend asked me if I was going since we had a long weekend from August 21-25 (absent on the 22nd :D). I said no and she said why not? So I made a snap decision and bought a ticket two days […]

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Linguini FIni at SM Mega Fashion Hall

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A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to try the wonderful food at Linguini Fini before they opened on September 8, 2014. The newest restaurant in SM Mega Fashion Hall is a partnership between The Moment Group and Hong Kong’s Homegrown Foods. 

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Va Bene BGC

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Would you believe I’ve never eaten at the famous Va Bene, the small Italian restaurant in a gas station along Edsa known for their handmade pasta? Now that they’ve opened a new branch in an equally new mall,  Bonifacio High Street Cinemas, I immediately went there to finally try their pasta. 

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Duck & Buvette at Shangri-La Plaza

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Some people like my cousin La loves duck confit so much that if it’s on the menu you can be sure that’s what she will order. I on the other hand have never ordered duck confit as my entree. Sure I’ve tried a bite or two but it isn’t just my favorite. I’m more prone to […]

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Lung Hin Restaurant at Marco Polo Hotel

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I’ve eaten at Marco Polo Hotel’s Cucina buffet restaurant in Ortigas Center. This time we tried the newly opened Chinese restaurant, Lung Hin, on the 44th floor of the hotel. 

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Izakaya Kikufuji at Little Tokyo

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I only learned to eat sushi and sashimi recently so pardon my ignorance, excitement and eagerness to eat it as often as I could. When I asked my readers for suggestions on where I should eat sushi a lot of them said Izakaya Kikufuji in Little Tokyo so that’s where I went. 

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Downtown Cafe in Pampanga

Dowtown Cafe

  When I ate at Claude and Mary Anne Tayag’s Bale Dutung in Pampanga early this year Mary Ann also invited me to try their newest baby, Downtown Cafe, a casual restaurant in Nepo Center’s food stip called The Quad in Angeles City. Taking my balikbayan friend Ariel to eat there was my excuse to […]

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Manam is Namnam

Manam (Namnam) Comfort Filipino- Crispy Sisig (large) P375-001

It took my balikbayan friend’s arrival for me to finally try Manam, formerly called Namnam, at Greenbelt 2 in Makati. I know eating Filipino food isn’t on your mind when thinking where to eat but trust me you have to put Manam on top of your list. 

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