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]

8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA


As soon as I arrived in Hong Kong from Macao I went straight to  8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA to meet my friend Tisay for lunch. I've been hearing so many good things about the first and only Three Michelin Stars Italian restaurant outside Italy (December 2011). ... [Read More]

HK: Dinner #2 Motorino Pizza

Motorino Pizza HK - sopressata picante pizza -005

Dinner #2 was supposed to be at Yardbird but when we got there the restaurant was closed for renovation. We took a cab to nearby SOHO to look for another place to eat. ... [Read More]

Amici’s New Products


It's been too long since I've eaten at Amici considering I pass by their branch almost everyday. After seeing their new products in the newspaper I decided it's time to reacquaint myself with one of my favorite Italian QSR (quick service restaurant).  ... [Read More]

Project Pie Philippines

Project Pie Philippines

I don't usually go to a restaurant when it's brand new but since Project Pie was about artisan pizza, an important food group for me, and it was nearby I went there for lunch yesterday.  ... [Read More]

Melbourne’s Little Italy – Lygon Street

Cafe Cavallino (Melbourne) - spaghetti aglio olio

 My posts on Singapore are done so now I will continue with posts on my trip to Melbourne last March.  ... [Read More]

Melbourne – Brunetti

cakes from Brunetti

Deb and I went to Myer department store on Burke Street in Melbourne. While the merchandise was beautiful it was too expensive for me if I compare the prices to Manila and the USA. Since I was about to leave the store empty handed I decided to console myself with goodies from Brunetti located on the ... [Read More]

Finestra at Solaire Resort & Casino

mozarella & tomatoes

Solaire Resort & Casino has several signature and casual dining restaurants. The first one I tried was Finestra their fine dining Italian restaurant. I've seen pictures of Finestra from other blogs but it still didn't prepare me for the beauty and grandeur I've only seen in other ... [Read More]

My Kitchen by Chef Chris

My Kitchen - The Original Verena P790

My friend Ariel lives in San Francisco, a city with so many, many good pizzas. He's the one who brought me to Pizzeria Delfina which I really enjoyed. I wanted him to try Chef Chris' creation formerly known as panizza since I know think there's nothing like that in the US yet. This was my second ... [Read More]