In the quaint village of Salcedo came about a restaurant which honors a chef's childhood memories: Nono's at Three Central, Salcedo Village in Makati! With its first branch at UP Town Center in Quezon City, its second at The Podium, Mandaluyong, and its third at Three Central, Nono's is now your new go-to comfort food with the works of Chef Baba Ibazeta Benedicto at the helm! To top this off, get a taste of Chef Baba's Classic Confections with Nono's Chocolate Oblivion and Sylvia's Strawberry Shortcake as a must-try among their sweet collections!
You know it’s one of the restaurants you shouldn’t miss if it was established 20 years ago. As one of the oldest restaurants in the island, Real Coffee surely knows how to create the best offerings that make people come back. REAL COFFEE MEETS THE ISLAND. Real Coffee lets you in for a wonderful coffee and pastry experience. Established in 1996, expats mother and daughter tandem Mamma Lee and Nadine thought of putting up a business in the island of Boracay. Having been to many places in the world, they saw Boracay as the place where they can enliven their passion to bake pastries, concoct drinks, and promote Filipino products. […]
A bed and breakfast is usually just that: a place to sleep for the night and have breakfast in the morning. La Casita Mercedes offers more than just your average bed and breakfast: it gives you a mini blast-in-the-past from the moment you check-in. THROWBACK. You’ll get a dose of pre-war times at La Casita Mercedes in Poblacion. La Casita Mercedes started off as a family residence in 1939, back when Makati wasn’t the Makati we know today. It underwent renovations back in mid-2012, and was reopened to the public in 2015. It’s probably the only place in Makati where you can get a sense of what it […]
Eggs are a staple when it comes to a healthy breakfast. Coffee has always been a great way to start your day. It’s hard to imagine starting your day without either of these two. Picture this, though: eggs and coffee for rest of the day in ways you never thought would work. Bean & Yolk in Poblacion, Makati lets you in on the goodness of eggs with great coffee anytime of the day. It was born from the egg-loving mind of Patricia, a flight attendant turned café owner who has a passion for good food and good coffee. WELCOME TO EGG AND COFFEE HEAVEN. Here at Bean & Yolk, […]
For those suffering from a writer’s block, here’s a place where you can recover. Hint: cozy place and good food. See Writers Bar for your afternoon tea time. CARE FOR SOME TEA? See Writers Bar in Raffles Makati and have a relaxing afternoon tea. Located at the lobby of Raffles Hotel in Makati, Writers Bar is a place where it’s all glam and sophisticated, leaving you in awe with their posh interiors and lovely decorations. It’s every book-lovers and foodies’ dream place, especially that it evokes a comfortable vibe that’s a great place for relaxation and casual dining. Tessa Prieto-Valdes spending time with friends at Writers Bar […]
Foodies will surely love this new food community in Baguio that will amaze you with its interesting nook features. One great thing to find in this tree house-like food haven is Balbacua, by Urban Kamote. BE IN BALBACUA. See what the Ili-Likha Artist Village offers to nature and art lovers visiting Baguio. As you enter Ili-Likha Artist Village, you will definitely not see what you imagine restaurants to be. This unique bistro has tree branches present everywhere which makes that distinct natural ambience. If you’re an art lover, you’ll surely love this place as you can see artworks everywhere. Furniture and other interior accessories are all made by recycled materials […]
Whimsical ambiance, wonderful breakfasts. Its pink and art painted walls. The artful design of the restaurant makes for a lovely setting to start a day right. The owner believes that an unhurried breakfast is important and so the restaurant offers a menu with hearty breakfast meals. A hearty breakfast! ‘The Early Bird Full English’ (P495) Try the crispy rod-shaped French toast with cinnamon flavor. You can sweeten it up a bit by dipping it in chocolate or caramel. The healthy and filling ‘The Early Bird Full English’ (P495) is a satisfying medley of fried egg, beans, toast, sausage, tomato, mushroom, potato, and bacon served in one plate. Grilled cheese paired […]
Enjoy the ‘world breakfast’ on a refreshing morning. A stylish green-and-red interior This unique restaurant opened in May 2015 with the concept of ‘world breakfast’. Fresh mornings and invigorating breakfasts are what the owner wants the customers to experience when dining in this breakfast and brunch cafe. Advocating wellness and clean living, the owner ensures that the dishes they serve do not have any artificial seasoning. Its bestseller is the ‘Truffle Shitake Mushroom’ that bursts with Japanese and fusion flavors. Another one is the ‘Sausage Mushroom Risotto’ that’s made with sausage and soft-boiled egg and partnered with Italian rice. It has a gentle creamy taste, the kind that lingers in […]