Feature of the Month
Tablea de Maria Clara in Tagbilaran City, Bohol Serves Creamy Espeso with Puto Maya
The Food Hall by BE Grand in Panglao Island Takes You to a Gastronomic Trip to Asia
Chiara’s Pastry in McKinley: Home of Pure and Creamy Handcrafted Gelato
Isla Sugbu: The Pioneer of Seafood “Paluto” Buffet in the PH
Luna Rossa Vegetarian Italian Restaurant in Bohol: Al Fresco Dining and Veggie Delights
Chi Em Gai in Eton Centris Brings Healthy Vietnamese Flavors to Manila
JAPAN TRAVEL: Dai Dai Farm Restaurant in Kagoshima
Honolulu HK Cafe in SM Aura: Home of Flaky Egg Tarts
JAPAN TRAVEL: Tosenkyo, the Birthplace of Flowing Noodles
JAPAN TRAVEL: Tenmonkan Mujaki, Home of Shirokuma Kakigori
JAPAN TRAVEL: Jyuttokuya, a Hole-In-The-Wall Izakaya in Kagoshima
Da Gianni in Alabang: Authentic Italian Restaurant With a Heart
SMOKE in Paoay, Ilocos Norte: Serving an Army of Flaming Ribs, Wings, and Spice Cakes
SMOKE is strategically located near the iconic San Agustin Church of Paoay in Ilocos Norte, making every dining experience a classic one. With hearty smoked dishes, tender and flavorful to the last bite, surely SMOKE is one of the only few authentic American smokehouses that can compete with those even in Manila!
Gallery by Chele in BGC: A Modern Twist to Local Ingredients
JAPAN TRAVEL: Chojuan, Home of Kagoshima’s Classic Kurobuta
Kitchen Lab in Laoag: A Multi-Cuisine Fine Dining of Modernized Plates
Lanie’s Batac Special Empanada in Ilocos Norte Adds a Twist to Your Favorite Snack
You may have taken a big bite of Irene's Vigan Empanada in Ilocos Sur and has deemed it worth going back for. Driving further north, however, there is also another gem that you might wish to try to satisfy your cravings for the delightfully filling snack. This is Lanie's Batac Special Empanada in Riverside, Batac, Ilocos Norte! Try Lanie's Special Empanada, their version of Bagnet, Miki, and Balut!
Blind Pig: The First Speakeasy Bar in the Philippines
Bergblick Restaurant in Pagudpud: German Fine Dining Overlooking the Mountains
Soga Miga in Alabang: An Exceptional Serving of Korean Grilled Wagyu
Cuisine de Iloco in Laoag City: The Best Place to Get Your Ilocano Cravings
Established in 2017, Cuisine de Iloco in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte is the brainchild of owners chef Jaymar Aquino and his brothers' idea to build a family-owned restaurant, with him bringing home his culinary experience from working as a chef abroad and incorporate it with their hometown's best flavors.
JAPAN TRAVEL: Imoya Chobei Shoten Serves Locals’ Favorite Kumamoto Snack, Ikinari Dango
Ikinari Dango, a local Japanese snack, is one of the many little reasons to visit Kumamoto Prefecture. In Kumamoto, Imoya Chobei Shoten is one of the biggest names when it comes to Ikinari Dango. The shop specializes in creating these local sweets in different flavors and forms. As time went by, they were able to produce more varieties such as ice cream, potato chips, and potato sticks.
JAPAN TRAVEL: Mi-Ne Sushi in Kumamoto Prefecture
Arroz Ecija at Uptown Mall: Your Upscale Filipino-Spanish Restaurant
Irene’s Vigan Empanada Serves the Best Ilocano Snack in Town
A trip to Ilocos region wouldn’t be complete without having a big bite of the famous local delicacy–the empanada. This staple Ilocano snack can be found almost everywhere around the province, but only one stood out from the rest of empanada shops around the town of Vigan, and it is Irene’s Vigan Empanada.