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Featured: Cafe Veranda at Taal Vista Hotel

A couple of weeks ago, my friends and I had a festive lunch at Taal Vista Hotel. We ate our way through seafood, pasta, and beef at Cafe Veranda. Here's what I had to say about the Lunch Buffet: Cafe Veranda serves up dishes that span the culinary horizon, from steaming bowls of Beef Noodles to… Continue reading Featured: Cafe Veranda at Taal Vista Hotel

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Featured: Gabe’s Home Grown Dishes

Although Manila is a City that boasts famous restaurants in nearly every neighborhood, sometimes the most simple and heartwarming dishes provide the most satisfaction. Home-grown dishes — which do not always get accolades or stars — is just that. Gabe's Home Grown Dishes, or simply, Gabe's, takes you home with food 'made more with the… Continue reading Featured: Gabe’s Home Grown Dishes

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Featured: Bistro United

With so many restaurants and cafes in Kapitolyo, you can probably eat at a new place every time you go out for years. The local 'Foodie Scene' has been abuzz with excitement about the new kid in town--Bistro United. This restaurant prides itself on serving up creative new dishes alongside old favourites. A quick look… Continue reading Featured: Bistro United

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Featured: Marina Grill

Marina Grill, or simply, MG, a new casual dining restaurant in the heart of Cubao, Quezon City had a lot to live up to considering it sprang from the well-loved Ross and Marina IloIlo Seafood Grill, their famous flagship in Manila. The team behind Marina Grill did not waste time in doing so, appealing not… Continue reading Featured: Marina Grill

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Featured: Lydia’s Lechon #EverydayLechonHappiness

Lydia's Lechon, or simply, Lydia's has always been known as one of the best Lechon purveyors in the Philippines. Honestly, I never knew Lydia's had a full-scale sit-down restaurant on this side of town until last week. I was invited here for lunch with a group of Foodie friends and as soon as we were… Continue reading Featured: Lydia’s Lechon #EverydayLechonHappiness

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Food Review: Nicandro Lutong Bahay

My friends at Zomato PH invited me to a 'Foodie Meet Up' at Nicandro's Lutong Bahay. The place was clearly a friends and family establishment and is located on Lilac Street in Markina City. The restaurant was small but extremely cozy. We sampled several best-selling items including, Pinakbet with Bagnet, Sinigang na Baka sa Bayabas, Kare-Kare, and Deep-Fried… Continue reading Food Review: Nicandro Lutong Bahay

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Featured: Mandi’s Grill Grub

I believe that great customer service can make or break a restaurant. While food quality is incredibly important, it is the experience diners have from the minute they walk in the door to the minute they exit that counts. Mandi's Grill Grub definitely knows how to keep their customer’s needs at the forefront of every… Continue reading Featured: Mandi’s Grill Grub