January 26, 2024

China Blue in Conrad Manila: A Taste of Modern Chinese Cuisine

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  • Chinese restaurants have been establishing themselves for years in the Philippines’ restaurant scene. In fact, Chinese specialties are well-liked by Filipinos, which is why Manila’s little China, Binondo, and Quezon City’s Chinatown in Banawe are always crowded with food and culture lovers.

    To those who are living in the South, here’s a great space for your next food crawl! Found inside Conrad Manila is a modern Chinese restaurant with a stunning sunset view: China Blue. 

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    Featuring its elegant and sophisticated atmosphere, China Blue boasts a vast selection of modern Chinese dishes, carefully curated by the Chinese celebrity master chef, Jereme Leung.

    China Blue by Jereme Leung is famous for its signature dish, crispy fried shrimp, wasabi with mango salsa. The spicy flavor of the wasabi sauce complements the sweet flavor of the mango, making the prawns more flavorful. For sure, you will ask for more after trying this crowd favorite!

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    China Blue’s XO fried rice is a sumptuous dish that stands out with its rich and complex flavors. Each grain of rice is perfectly fried and infused with the luxurious taste of XO sauce, a gourmet condiment known for its depth of flavor, thanks to its harmonious medley of seafood, meats, and vegetables that make it a hearty and satisfying option for those seeking an exquisite twist on traditional fried rice.

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    The dim sum selection at China Blue is a delightful showcase of traditional and contemporary Chinese culinary arts. Each piece is meticulously handcrafted, offering a variety of fillings from succulent shrimp to tender pork, all encased in a delicate, steamed wrapper that is soft and pleasantly chewy.

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    Their take on Peking duck is a masterpiece of flavor and presentation. The duck is expertly roasted to achieve crispy, golden-brown skin while keeping the meat tender and juicy. Served with an array of fresh accompaniments, this dish allows diners to customize their experience so they can enjoying the perfect balance of textures and rich, aromatic flavors that make this dish a beloved Chinese delicacy.

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    Your Chinese dining experience would not be complete without a cup of tea. Try China Blue’s wide selection of authentic Chinese tea, a perfect drink for their well-prepared specialties including appetizers and specialty cold dishes.

    Additionally, China Blue also offers a live seafood option wherein you get to choose your preferred cooking method for your chosen seafood dish. You can choose from fried in spicy chili sauce, stir-fried with signature XO sauce, golden broth, and glass noodles, stir-fried with crispy garlic shallots and many more!

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    While enjoying China Blue’s gastronomic specialties, witness breathtaking views of Manila Bay at their floor-to-ceiling glass windows. China Blue highlights its elegant interior and cozy furniture—making it an ideal place to relax and dine.

    Further, China Blue also has six private rooms that can accommodate 6-20 guests, perfect for small and big gatherings and celebrations.

    How to get here

    • You can drive to Conrad Manila, where China Blue is located, via EDSA if coming from Makati, BGC, and Mandaluyong, via Roxas Blvd. if coming from Manila and northern Metro Manila, or via Diosdado Macapagal Blvd. if coming from south of the metro.
    • For parking, enter via Seaside Blvd. or Ocean Dr. Guest parking is free for 3 hours.
    • For public transport, there is no shuttle service or commuter buses stopping at Conrad Manila. Take SM Mall of Asia-bound buses and get off at the mall bus stop. From here, Conrad Manila is within a 7-minute walking distance.
    • The nearest landmarks to Conrad Manila are SMX Convention Center to its east (2-min. walk) and SM MOA Eye across Seaside Blvd. (2-min. walk).

    General Information

  • Level 3, Conrad Manila, Seaside Blvd., cor. Coral Way, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City
  • (02) 8833 9999
  • 0917 650 3591
  • 11 a.m to 2:30 p.m; 6 p.m to 10 p.m
  • MNLMB.FB@conradhotels.com
  • https://conradhotels3.hilton.com/en/hotels/philippines/conrad-manila-MNLMBCI/amenities/restaurants-china-blue.html
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