The two-time winner of the best gyoza in Japan makes its way to Manila! Chao Chao Gyoza opens in BGC Apart from ramen, sushi, and takoyaki, one of the most popular Japanese dishes that became a certified Filipino favorite is gyoza. These tender, scrumptious, meat-filled dumplings definitely make a party in anyone’s mouth, making it a dish that’s imply irresistible. And here comes the good news for gyoza-lovers: Japan’s well-loved gyoza hub is finally in Manila! Chao Chao Gyoza of Hokkaido and Okinawa, opens its first branch at the W City Center in Bonifacio Global City. The restaurant’s look Just a few weeks shy of its opening date, Chao Chao […]
Filipinos and Japanese have a shared love for food, especially grilled food and table cooking. It’s quick, easy, and very social: another thing that Filipinos and Japanese have in common. Whenever you’re in Cebu, make sure you visit Kushiyaki Chikuzenya, where you can enjoy great-tasting grilled food and table cooking.
Ramen Nagi is one of the most popular restaurants in Japan that offer authenticity, quality, innovation and creative thinking when it comes to ramen. They already have branches in Japan, Indonesia, Taiwan Hongkong and the Philippines. They are most known for their Butao King which is original pork bone broth. Butao King/pork bone broth (P390) Other basic choices are: Black King/pork broth dyed dark with squid ink (P410) Red King/spicy miso (P410) Green King/an Italian fusion soup made from pesto-like combination of olive oil and basil (P410) They also let the guests to customize their ramen by filling out the Omotenashi sheet, their signature order slip. It’s a simple check list […]
The best dipping noodle house is now in town! Mitsuyado Sei-men’s secret lies in the refreshing acidity and careful stewing that creates depth in flavor of their broth and the sticky and consistent elasticity of their noodles. Hiroshima Spicy Tsukemen (P280) Nagoya Tan Tan Men (P340) From more than 10 kinds of tsukemen (dipping noodles), the bestseller is the Marutoku Tsukemen (P400, regular; P440, large), but another popular kind is the Cheese Sauce Tsukemen (P350, regular; P390, large). There is also the Karashi Tsukemen (P280, regular; P320, large) for those who love spicy dishes. Watch out for their Miso Tsukemen, which they have recently added to their menu this year! […]
BUTAMARU is a ramen joint in Westgate, Alabang that specializes in pork-based broth, it is inspired by the variations of Hakata style ramen from Fukuoka prefecture. In Japanese, ‘Buta’ means pork and ‘Maru’ means circle. The interior inside is simple and straight to the point. The first floor has a counter/bar area which is patterned from the restaurants in Japan while the second floor has a bigger space and serves as the main dining of the restaurant. – The restaurant’s bar/counter found on the first floor. – The Filipino owner himself flew to Fukuoka to research and learn about the ways of making a perfect ramen. Butamaru’s masterpiece – Tonkotsu-based […]
Savor authentic Japanese cuisine for an affordable price only at Kawasaki Restaurant, located at the vibrant and busy city of Makati. SASHIMI MORIAWASER. A mixed sashimi platter (780++) . Price depends on the season. Japanese cuisine is famous for its quality ingredients, particular seasonality, pure and delicately favored dishes, and impeccable plating. Their genuine take on their signature dishes makes it a staple food in the Western countries. Bringing Japan closer to the expats in Makati, Kawasaki restaurant serves everything authentic. They describe their place as a nostalgic tavern, from its wallpaper with a handwritten drink liquor, down to its aroma once you enter the place. They offer huge menu and […]
For those who are fans of the Japanese cuisine, we’ve listed some great restaurants in Salcedo Village that serves authentic and delicious Japanese food at reasonable price. 1. Shokuji Shokuji is a restaurant tucked away in Salcedo Village in Makati that offers delicious and reasonably priced Japanese cuisine. Address: G/F LPL Center, 130 San Agustin St. cor. Sedeno St., Salcedo Village, Makati City Telephone Number: (02) 812-9235 Business Hours: 11:00 am- 2:00 pm/ 6:00 pm- 10:00 am Closed On: Saturday, Sundays, and Holidays Read more: shokuji 2. Takashi Japanese Cuisine Takashi Japanese Cuisine Makati is as authentic of a Japanese restaurant experience as you can get owned by Chef Takashi Kawasaki. […]