Din Tai Fung is now open in the Philippines

If you're like me you've eaten at Din Tai Fung in other countries. I've eaten in their branch in Singapore and the original branch in Taipei. To have a branch in our country is a milestone in the Philippines dining scene. Now tourists will be eating at our Din Tai Fung in SM Mega ... [Read More]

HK: Afternoon Tea at Chau Kee 周記點心

I have a tremendous amount of backlog of posts from my travels and well as local restaurants. I usually post chronologically but I've decided to first post the restaurants that I really liked so I can share them with all of you. ... [Read More]

Auntie Sweet 甜姨姨私房甜品

The only way to end a good meal is with good dessert. After our dinner at Tung Po we searched for good dessert nearby. The closest and highest rated Cantonese style dessert place we found was at Auntie Sweet 甜姨姨私房甜品 in Tin Hau. So a quick ride on the MTR and the help of Google Map we found ... [Read More]

HK: Tung Po Restaurant

One of the restaurants I wanted to try in Hong Kong is Tung Po in North Point because it was featured by Anthony Bourdain in his show No Reservations (video link). It's a Dai Pai Dong (street food) style of restaurant located inside Java Road Municipal Services Building. ... [Read More]

A Worthy Promo at Lugang Cafe

We haven't been to Lugang Cafe in ages. A friend told my dad that there were new dishes so we had lunch there last Sunday. Instead of ordering new dishes we ordered a feast for 4 for only P1,999. How could anyone resist such a good deal? ... [Read More]

New Treats from Osaka Osho and Wee Nam Kee

Osaka Ohsho in a Sukiyaki State of Mind This Rainy Season! Japan’s reknowned “King of Gyoza”, has a lot more to offer than their famous steamed & pan seared Japanese dumplings. This rainy season, Osaka Ohsho is in a Sukiyaki State of Mind with their NEW Sukiyaki Festival bannering two all NEW ... [Read More]

Hai Kang Seafood Restaurant

My family seldom eats at Hai Kang Seafood Restaurant on Wilson Street even though it's very near us. We've eaten there a few times but always got an average dining experience.  ... [Read More]

Treasure Pot or Poon Choi at Crystal Jade Dining In

Last week I was invited by Crystal Jade Dining In to try their famous Treasure Pot. Since I didn't know what it was and I haven't eaten at their fine dining branch in Bonifacio High Street I agreed. I've eaten at Crystal Jade Shanghai Delight in Vmall several times though.  ... [Read More]

Birthday Lunch at Lung Hin, Marco Polo Hotel

How much do I love Lung Hin at Marco Polo Hotel?  I chose to have my birthday lunch there last September. It was my third time to eat there and I could eat there week after week. Can you tell it's my current favorite Chinese restaurant in Manila?  ... [Read More]

TuanTuan Chinese Brasserie at SM Mega Fashion Hall

A new Chinese restaurant just opened at SM Mega Fashion Hall and I was lucky to get a preview of the dishes and drinks that will surely the local market will love. ... [Read More]