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]

Motorino Pizza Manila

Motorino Pizza Manila

I've eaten in Motorino Hong Kong before that's why I was excited when I heard a Manila branch was opening. You see I love pizza. I love love love pizza. I'd rather eat pizza than white rice.  ... [Read More]

Gino’s Brick Oven Pizza

Gino's Brick Oven Pizza (Salcedo branch)- SMEGG pizza P370-003

I've been wanting to try Gino's pizza at Katipunan for the longest time but I never found the chance to go. It's funny how I think that Katipunan is so far away when in reality it's no farther than going to Makati from Greenhills. When I heard they opened a new branch in Salcedo Village in Makati I ... [Read More]

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]