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

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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]

Coffee Empire

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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]

Starbucks Reserve Manila

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Starbucks Reserve has landed in Manila! As of this moment there are 3 branches already open in Manila. We went to the branch in Burgos Circle in The Fort. ... [Read More]

Refinery at Rockwell

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After our lunch at Motorino I suggested we check out the newest coffee place in Rockwell called Refinery.  Refinery is not an ordinary 3rd wave coffee place. For such a small space Refinery wears many hats and ambitiously so. They serve breakfast, brunch, coffee and at ... [Read More]

Wildflour Cafe on Happy Tuesday

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Most Tuesdays I have lunch with three good friends. It's the day that I put my diet on hold because after lunch we would have dessert and merienda before calling it a day. We usually try new restaurants but this time we revisited an old favorite to try their new dishes.  ... [Read More]

Toby’s Estate Manila

Toby's Estate Manila

Last February 21 I went to Century City Mall in Kalayaan Ave. Makati to see the mall and try Caliburger. Before I even got to my destination I was drawn in to Toby's Estate just because I loved the look of the small store. It's not everyday you see subway tiles used in Manila.  ... [Read More]

Department of Coffee

Department of Coffee

As a coffee drinker I'm so pleased that more and more serious coffee places are opening in Manila. The latest and nearest to me is Department of Coffee along Wilson St. in San Juan.  ... [Read More]

Mentore Coffee + Bar by UCC

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I was so full from lunch at Ramen Nagi but I will always have a pocket of space left in my tummy for coffee and dessert. Well, it was supposed to be coffee only until I saw something that left me breathless. ... [Read More]

Food Trip at Harbour City HK

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I hate going to Harbour City in Hong Kong. Each time I go there I gain about 5 lbs!!! But really it's one of the best malls in Hong Kong. It seems all the retail brands have a shop there.  ... [Read More]