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{New} Amici: A Taste of Italy by Chef Paolo

Everybody loves pizza so it's no surprise there are an abundance of great pizzerias all across the city. From all meat to supreme, I'm happy to inform you that Amici is home to plenty of flavorsome pizza. Expectations are predictably high when you're the Executive Chef of a beloved restaurant that has withstood the test… Continue reading {New} Amici: A Taste of Italy by Chef Paolo

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Featured: Cara Mia Cakes & Gelato

This family-owned gelato shop is the stuff dreams are made of. From the same group that brought us Amici, Cara Mia Cakes & Gelato has several locations throughout the Metro. This shop offers tremendous flavour combos that satisfy sweet, savoury, and salty tastes. The offerings rotate, so every visit is different. There's a variety of… Continue reading Featured: Cara Mia Cakes & Gelato

All-You-Can-Eat · Italian · Mickey Recommends · Press Release · Promotion

Salvatore Cuomo Anniversary Special Lunch Buffet

For me, what I love most about buffets is not just the freedom I have to savour as much good food as I can, but also the moment of mindless and passionate indulgence in the selection of good food that befall my eyes. This is especially gratifying when the buffet spread belongs to one of… Continue reading Salvatore Cuomo Anniversary Special Lunch Buffet

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{New} Amici’s New Favourites by Chef Paolo

Established some 16 years ago, AmiciΒ (formerly, Amici di Don Bosco) was one of the first authentic Italian restaurants to open in Makati. Since, it has consistently churned out a solid mix of classic and contemporary eats every bit as delicious as they are simple. When the Moran family bought Amici in early 2007, new life… Continue reading {New} Amici’s New Favourites by Chef Paolo

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Featured: Salvatore Cuomo & Bar

From pastas and ultra-tender Charcoal-Grilled Lamb Chops, to mouthwatering pizzas, to some of the best Tiramisu in the city, Salvatore Cuomo has all things Italian pretty well-covered. The restaurant favors simplicity over whimsy and tradition over fashion yet the food here is never ordinary. The heart and soul of Salvatore Cuomo remains the same: Neapolitan-leaning… Continue reading Featured: Salvatore Cuomo & Bar

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{New} Peperoni Pizzeria’s Limited Edition Dishes Revealed

Peperoni Pizzeria opened its second branch on the Ground Floor of UP Town Center Phase 2. This rapid expansion is unsurprising, given the consistently great quality of Peperoni's thin-crust Italian-style pies. The menu lists plenty of specialty pies that are quite good, but my constant order here is simple: Pancetta, which features a beautifully thin… Continue reading {New} Peperoni Pizzeria’s Limited Edition Dishes Revealed

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Food Review: {New} Italianni’s Breakfast Dishes

I've eaten at Italianni's many times but I never would have thought that they also serve great breakfast/brunch dishes. Got to try some of their new breakfast items and I greatly enjoyed them. Our group was served with three kinds of salads: Mela Verde Salad (loaded with fresh and dried fruits), Pollo e L'uovo Salad… Continue reading Food Review: {New} Italianni’s Breakfast Dishes