9 Places To Visit in Bonifacio Global City For Your Next Japanese Adventure
There is always something to look forward to, whenever you visit a Japanese restaurant. From the moment you enter the place, you’ll immediately appreciate its aesthetics, the subtle traditional music playing in the background, and of course the exquisite food they are serving. While each restaurant has something unique to offer, they surely have one thing is common: they serve their customers with love and respect. That’s why this time, the Philippine Primer tours you around the Bonifacio Global City to experience Japan here in the Philippines through their warm hospitality, greats drinks, and of course, delicious food.
Matsuya Japanese Restaurant
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Matsuya offers reasonably-priced food, making it very popular among diners. Aside from Japanese dishes, Matsuya also sells Korean and Chinese staples. Fried oysters are highly recommended.
Address: 28th St. cor. 7th Ave. the Fort Strip, Taguig
Phone: 02-8366-0619 / 0917-175 -784
Business hours: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Maiko Platter/IMAGE from Katsu’s Facebook page
Yakitori and sushi rolls are popular among the many authentic Japanese and creative dishes on the menu. They also offer packages for meetings and events.
Address: 26th St Cor. 5th Ave., Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
Business hours: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Also read: Japanese Food Crawl In Bonifacio Global City
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The restaurant’s posh interior gives a modern twist to the looks and design of a traditional Japanese restaurant. The sushi made by a Japanese master chef ranges from traditional to fusion.
Address: 1/F SM Aura Premier, C5 Road Cor. 26th St., Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
Business hours: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., 5:30 am to 10:00 p.m. (Mon to Fri); 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Sat to Sun)
Kohaku Tendon/IMAGE from Tendon Kohaku
Tendon Kohaku is a popular Tendon specialty store that also operates in Singapore and Taiwan. They are proud of their signature Kohaku Tendon served with secret sauce. You can choose between normal white rice or healthier multi-grain rice.
Address: 3/F, Uptown Place Mall, 36th Street Corner 9th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Business hours: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Also read: Ramen Crawl Through Bonifacio Global City
Matcha ice cream/IMAGE form Tsujiri
Tsujiri is the place to go if you’re looking for drinks and sweets made with Tsujiri’s matcha, which originated in Kyoto. In fact, they have been in business for 155 years. Aside from being delicious, their desserts also look like works of art. The place also has a calming aura, thanks to its bright wood-grained interior.
Address: UG1F, SM Aura Premier, C5 Road Cor. 26th St. Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
Business hours: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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IMAGE from Chotto Matte’s Facebook page
If you’re in the mood to socialize and enjoy good food at the same time, Chotto is the perfect place for you. They offer plenty of good drinks and cocktails that you will surely enjoy. You may also try their wide array of Japanese staples.
Donburi set/IMAGE from Izakaya Senzu’s Facebook page
Izakaya Sensu is one of the more popular Japanese restaurants around the area. Whether you want some snacks or a good set meal, Izakaya is here to serve you delicious Japanese food.
Nanbantei of Tokyo
Seafood, chicken, and beef yakitori/IMAGE from Nanbantei Official Facebook page
Fan of yakitori? Come and visit Nanbantei of Tokyo, where can get a wide range of grilled Japanese food straight off the grill.
Address: C3, Bonifacio High Street Central, 7th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Phone: 02-7621-3225 / 0905-553-7018
Business hours: 11: 00 a.m. to 9:00 pm
Ebi ten soba/IMAGE from Nadai Fujisoba Facebook Page
If you’re looking for authentic soba and udon in BGC, Nadai Fujisoba is the perfect place to satisfy your cravings. This Japanese restaurant offers a wide range of classic and offbeat noodle dishes that you will surely love.
Address: Food on Four, 4/F, SM Aura Premier, C5 Road Cor. 26th St., Bonifacio Global City
Business hours: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Have you been to any of these restaurants before? Tell us in the comment section below!
This first appeared in Philippine Primer’s English and Japanese Magazines March 2021 issue.