Breakfast at Antonio’s, Good Shepherd, The Original Buko Pie Bakeshop

Breakfast at Antonio's 2014 - Pizza with Chorizo & Morcilla P505

Breakfast at Antonio's in Tagaytay in one of my favorite places to eat at. It doesn't matter that it takes at least 90 minutes to get there from Manila I would go there any chance I get. Unfortunately I didn't have a good experience when I brought my balikbayan cousin and my mom, both first timers, ... [Read More]

Cafe Shibuya at Glorietta 2

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After lunch at Wee Nam Kee we walked up to the 3rd floor of Glorietta 2 for dessert and coffee at Cafe Shibuya.  ... [Read More]

New Dishes at Wee Nam Kee

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I've never eaten at Wee Nam Kee in Singapore but I think they only sell chicken and a few other dishes. In Manila they have a full menu of delicious food. It's been a while since my last visit to their beautiful Glorietta branch and the owner Linfred told me they had new dishes so I went for ... [Read More]

Magnum Manila at SM Aura

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Can you believe I've never tried a Magnum Bar before I went to Magnum Manila? What better time to try this popular ice cream than at their flagship cafe in SM Aura. ... [Read More]

The Century Seafood Restaurant

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UPDATE: July 13, 2014 Yesterday we ate at Century Seafood again just a little over a month from the last time. We had the same Buddha Jumped Over the Wall  plus a few new dishes which I really liked. I decided to just add the pictures to this post.  ... [Read More]

Paella at Calderon

Calderon Restaurant - Paella Valenciana (small) P780-002

I don't know why it took so long for me to eat at Calderon when it's so near where I live. It took Rochelle's post birthday celebration for me to finally know what I've been missing.  ... [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]

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]

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]

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]