Grand Cafe 1919 in Binondo Takes You Back to Old Manila With Their Diverse Specialties
Deemed as one of the oldest buildings in Juan Luna Street, Binondo, the HSBC building was renovated into a modern restaurant named the Grand Cafe 1919.
Grand Cafe 1919 takes pride in its diverse menu. The dining space offers Western and Filipino breakfast, sandwiches, burgers, main course, and seafood dishes. Plus, freshen up with their wide variety of cooling smoothies!
Some of their featured breakfast meals are Bacon (Php 480), American Breakfast Overload (Php 820/good for two), and Hungarian Sausage (Php 480), which is available daily from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Also included in the set is unlimited coffee and tea.
Grand Cafe 1919 Bacon (Php 480), American Breakfast Overload (Php 820/good for two), and Hungarian Sausage (Php 480)
If you love pizza and seafood at the same time, try out their tasty Seafood Pizza (Php 680), a dough topped with fresh seafood and vegetables. We all know that seafood on pizza can get a bit tricky, but this one takes home the win. It’s perfect for sharing so invite your loved ones for a great dining experience!
Grand Cafe 1919 Seafood Pizza (Php 680)
If you’re avoiding carbs, their Thai Beef Salad (Php 230) is ideal for you as you can get your daily supply of tasty greens and protein in one irresistible bowl. Further, the café has also a separate vegan and vegetarian-friendly menu.
Grand Cafe 1919 Thai Beef Salad (Php 230)
For the main course, try their Salt and Pepper Squid (Php 380). The buttery taste and crispy texture of this dish perfectly complement that will make you ask for more!
Grand Cafe 1919 Salt and Pepper Squid (Php 380)
Other specialties that you should try are Crystal Prawn (Php 140/2 pcs.) and Gambas (Php 350). Fill up your tummies with these mouthwatering prawn dishes.
Grand Café 1919 Crystal Prawn (Php 140/2 pcs.) and Gambas (Php 350)
Aside from their delectable food selection, another notable feature of Grand Café is its interior, which is nostalgic at best with old photos of Manila and native fixtures. It further adds to the cafe’s alluring warm atmosphere.
If you’re into flavorful specialties, drop by at Grand Cafe 1919 in Juan Luna Street in Binondo and have a bite of their signature dishes.
How to get here
- From Ayala Avenue, head to Paseo De Roxas and ride a bus going to Baclaran.
- Drop off to Fb Harrison Street and walk towards Gil Puyat LRT station.
- After that, drop off Carriedo LRT Station. From there, Grand Cafe 1919 is about an 11-minute walk.