Van Marleys Dutchkins

Just a warning, the Dutchkins are very addictive. They are like soft, spongy pillows made of yeast and buckwheat flour. The serving size is typically 14 mini pancakes with powdered sugar toppings and a unique flavor. They are best eaten while hot.

The Best of Chef Laudico’s Bistro Filipino (with Lara Day)

Chef Laudico’s Bistro Filipino will turn 4 years old on October 10, 2010. This anniversary will be special because they are launching the Bistro Filipino Cook Book containing all their secret recipes. Also, they will be launching the Filipino Breakfast restaurant in the Ayala Triangle Gardens. I’m looking forward to that!

Chef Adrian Cuenca’s Bone Marrow and Truffles Burger!

The burger is starting to get a cult following since it is usually off the menu, you have to order it two-days in advanced (because of the bone marrow), and it is carefully prepared when you arrive in Elbert’s steakroom.
Was it worth the P1,100+ price tag?

Banchetto Love – Friday Night Foodie Market Feast!

If you are looking for a place to eat after a late Friday night gimmick in the Ortigas area, then Banchetto is the perfect foodie place for you. Banchetto is an Italian word meaning “a feast”, and it lives up to the expectation of being the best foodie night market in the area. It was organized … Continue reading Banchetto Love – Friday Night Foodie Market Feast!

Gratitude, more than just a restaurant?

“Whenever you say thank-you from your heart, more is bestowed on you, for gratitude is a key to opening the doors to univeral abundance.” I like the concept of the Gratitude restaurant, which is actually more of a venue for personal wellness/spiritual community. It is like a healthy/vegetarian restaurant with a  Brahma Kumaris kind of vibe  and with “Jaime Lichauco“-type … Continue reading Gratitude, more than just a restaurant?

The New Look of Cafe Juanita in Pasig

First, see the old look of Cafe Juanita: OAP | Cafe Juanita – Eclectically Romantic Some say the ambiance is now East Asian Chic…Some say it’s maaliwalas because of the lighting and high ceiling…Some say that they are afraid that it would lose its charm and look like Cafe Juanita at the Fort…Some say they feel like royalty … Continue reading The New Look of Cafe Juanita in Pasig

Legend of India

There’s a new Indian Restaurant in town along Jupiter Street called Legend of India. It is marketed as a Fine Dining Restaurant with a mini-bar inside, flat screen TVs showcasing Bollywood movies, and a mini-Indian dessert sari-sari store. We loved the sauce-y dishes matched with either the naan or basmati rice. I was impressed with … Continue reading Legend of India