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.  ... [Read More]

Kulinarya at Gallery Vask

Kulinarya at Gallery Vask - Sungka

When Jin invited me to partake of Gallery Vask's special Kulinarya menu I almost backed out when I found out it was a degustation of Filipino food. I was hesitant to pay a lot of money for Filipino food. It was a good thing I changed my mind.  ... [Read More]

Senju at Edsa Shangri-La Hotel

Senju's Dragon Roll

If you read my blog regularly, thank you. You may have noticed I've featured several Japanese restaurants one after the other. It's because I've become obsessed with sushi since my trip to Osaka more than a month ago. Don't worry I will feature good Filipino food next week. ... [Read More]

Yuujin Japanese Cuisine

Yuujin Japanese Cusine

I must have passed by Yuujin along Wilson St. hundreds of times since it opened and it took Typhoon Glenda for me to finally eat there.  ... [Read More]

Sekitori Ortigas Center

Sekitori Hanston Square - sushi moriawase

A couple of months ago I received an email from a reader who told me about a hidden gem in Ortigas Center called Sekitori. Since I work in Ortigas Center I promised him I will check out the place. After dragging my feet I finally went to Sekitori for a late, late lunch. I arrived at 1:45 pm and ... [Read More]

Chirashi Don

Sekitori's Chirashi Don P450-001

I have a confession to make. I hope this doesn't change your opinion about me and my blog. Can you believe that I didn't eat sashimi or any raw fish before this year? Sure I would eat all those cooked sushi creations like those from Omakase. Things changed after I had my first bowl of chirashi ... [Read More]

Lunch at Cheesecakes by Guy in Eastwood

Cheesecakes by Guy (Eastwood)

Sometimes I yearn for a good sandwich rather than eat the usual rice meal or in my case when I'm on a diet, protein and veggies only. There's something very comforting about eating a good sandwich which isn't always easy to find in Manila. ... [Read More]

Eric Kayser Cafe in Greenhills

Eric Kayser Cafe Greenhills-008

I've been waiting for Eric Kayser to open in Greenhills for a long time. Ever since I tried their dark chocolate chip cookie in Hong Kong I've been a big fan.  ... [Read More]

Feta Mediterranean Restaurant in Greenhills

Feta Mediterranean Restaurant

I was intrigued by the pictures of the food of Feta that I saw online. I did some research and found some pretty good reviews that's why I chose the place for our Tuesday lunch. ... [Read More]

Coffee Empire

Coffee Empire (QC)-015

Coffee Empire in West Avenue, Quezon City seemed so far away but since I was in Quezon City I made it a point to stop by for coffee after my sushi lunch at Morita Japanese Restaurant nearby.  ... [Read More]