Linguini Fini Manila

Linguini Fini Manila - Bianco Pizza

After trying the food at Linguini Fini I wanted my friends to try it too so we had our weekly Tuesday lunch there. ... [Read More]

CDP (Chef Du Partie) Restaurant at Rockwell

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One of the newest restaurants to open in Manila is CDP or Chef Du Partie in Rockwell. It's located right next to Mamou Too and as you can see the interiors are just as beautiful.  ... [Read More]

Linguini FIni at SM Mega Fashion Hall

Linguini Fini (SM Fashion Hall)- Longganisa & Scamorza Pizza P755-002

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.  ... [Read More]

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 ... [Read More]

Cyma at Shangri-La Plaza

Cyma Restaurant (Shangri-La) Crab Toast with Lemon Aioli P260

The last time I ate at Cyma was in 2011 and I suggested we have dinner there since I saw Chef Robby Goco post pictures of some of the new dishes he created for Cyma.  ... [Read More]

Todd English Food Hall Manila

Todd English Food Hall Manila - Chorizo & Shrimp Flatbread Pizza

About 3 months ago celebrity chef Todd English came to Manila to open the 2nd branch of Todd English Food Hall. The first branch is in The Plaza Hotel in New York City. Imagine the hoopla this caused with Manila's diners who wanted a taste of the TV chef's restaurant. The lines were crazy long ... [Read More]

Le Chef at The Manor, Baguio City

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You may wonder what we did in Baguio last February? We skipped all the usual tourist attractions like Burnham Park, Wright Park even the market since our vehicles didn't have enough space for all the veggies we wanted to buy. We did go to Mines View not see the St. Bernard or the views but to buy ... [Read More]

Bistro Ravioli at SM MOA

Bistro Ravioli (MOA)- Fennel Sausage Pizza P440-002

If it weren't for my friend Deb I don't think I would ever get to try Bistro Ravioli and that would have been a shame. Let me tell you what you're missing. ... [Read More]

La Nuova Pasteleria

La Nuova Pasteleria

La Nuova Pasteleria in San Antonio Plaza in Forbes Park has been open since 1978. The first time I ate there was in Novemeber 2009. The second time was in November 14, 2013. ... [Read More]

Bacon, Mushroom & Kale Pasta

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This post is all about finding kale in Manila. I've eaten kale in the US and I liked it. I even made baked kale chips once. Until recently I couldn't find kale in any supermarket. ... [Read More]