Maria Maria- Duo of Sans Rival Lola Mary's Classic and Ika's Espresso P260

Maria Maria Restaurant

I will never forget my recent dinner at Maria Maria. Why? It's because I totally forgot about it. I already had dinner at home when my iPhone reminded me I had to go to Maria Maria. This has been the first time I forgot about a dinner date. Maybe because it's a business dinner with a bunch of … Continue reading
Manam Comfort Filipino- House Crispy Sisig P205 (med)-001

Manam Comfort Filipino

The hardest thing to do at Manam is deciding what to order. There's a part of me that wants to order all the good things I ate before and let the balikbayan guest try it. There's the selfish part of me that wants to try new dishes. This meal was actually a good compromise. … Continue reading
Dowtown Cafe

Downtown Cafe in Pampanga

  When I ate at Claude and Mary Anne Tayag's Bale Dutung in Pampanga early this year Mary Ann also invited me to try their newest baby, Downtown Cafe, a casual restaurant in Nepo Center's food stip called The Quad in Angeles City. Taking my balikbayan friend Ariel to eat there was my excuse … Continue reading