Karen’s Kitchen in Kapitolyo

I've always been a fan of Karen's Kitchen cakes. My favorites are her Green Tea Layer Cake and Chocolate Ganache Cake. When I heard she opened a restaurant in Kapitolyo I immediately went to try it out. ... [Read More]

FAT Restaurant

I know what you're thinking but this restaurant wasn't named after me. FAT is a new restaurant in Burgos Circle helmed by Chef Kel Zaguirre of Locavore. I promise you won't get fat after one meal but I'm pretty sure you will leave the restaurant with a full tummy and big smile on your face. ... [Read More]

San Francisco: Urchin Bistrot

I usually start with posts about my flight and hotel when I start on a new series about a trip. This time I'm writing about Urchin Bistrot in San Francisco first because I just read that they were going to close on July 31. I had such a nice meal there and  I really wanted to go back. Maybe ... [Read More]

La Famiglia Little Italy

I haven't explored all the new restaurants in Promenade Greenhills' newest wing. I only go there to watch a movie. Last February I went to get a haircut at Piandre and decided to take home food for my late lunch/merienda. I took a chance on La Famiglia Little Italy just because I wanted to try their ... [Read More]

Linguini Fini Manila

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

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

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

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

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

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]