Tex-Mex lovers rejoice! With over 600 locations worldwide, Moe’s Southwest Grill–one of the US’ most popular Mexican chains famed for serving their famous burritos, quesadillas, salads, and tacos–is spicing it up in the kitchen with their new, best value-for-money menu items! The Uptown Mall branch has something prepared for everyone, from rice menu items … Continue reading MOE’S New Rice Meals, Mexican Pizza & All-Day Cocktails?! @UptownMall_
TACOS CHINGONES is a street taco food cart by Aljor Perreras of A’ Toda Madre fame, who is passionate about bringing authentic Mexican food experiences to the country. The taco cart is inspired by the street taco carts of Mexico and a spin-off of A’ Toda Madre’s yummy tacos. Tacos Chingones Street Cart5923 Algier, Makati, Metro Manila(right next to Som’s Noodle … Continue reading TACOS CHINGONES: Cool Mexican Street Taco Cart in Manila 🙂
A’TODA MADRE Tequila Bar is the most extensive Tequila Bar in the Philippines, with now over 105+ tequila varieties. It’s the 2nd Tequila Bar to open in the country, next to Maya in Cebu (which we’re still waiting to expand in Manila). Most of us have bad memories of tequila from our college days. We were drinking … Continue reading A’TODA MADRE: Tequila 101 in the Most Extensive Tequila Bar in Manila!
EL CHUPACABRA is the hottest street tacos hang-out place in Makati conceptualized by Dixie Mabanta of Mexicali, Cafe Mediterranean, Fishbar Boracay fame. It is located in the current commisary of Mexicali which turned into a street tacos resto with a Mission St. Sanfo vibe. It is named after the legendary crypid El Chupacabra which literally … Continue reading EL CHUPACABRA: Yummy Street Tacos and the “Goat Sucker” Reinvention of @Mexicali!
Chipotle is named after the Mexican seasoning made from smoked Red Jalapeno peppers. I’ve always wondered why foodies keep raving about Chipotle and why it inspired Ristras, Chihuahua and Faburrito here in Manila. It’s been said that it changed the way people look at a burrito — “It’s not just a burrito. It’s a foil-wrapped, hand-crafted, … Continue reading My Chipotle Experience
Every time we eat a burrito in Mexican restos in Manila, we always feel full and bloated after. Faburrito intends to change that by offering healthy burritos that you can enjoy without the guilt. Promising to only serve natural ingredients with no sugar, no MSG and no preservatives, they also prepare everything fresh daily. Biodegradable … Continue reading Faburrito Mexican Grill — Healthy, Eco-friendly & Christian
Chihuahua’s Hot Sauce Bar! I like my Mexican food hot and spicy, and that’s exactly what Ines Cabarrus and Elian Habayeb offer. They have just created the perfect hangout with good Tex-Mex food (and Margarita to match!) 🙂 Since Ines and Elian wrote the coffee table book, Manila’s Best Kept Restaurant Secrets, and created the … Continue reading Chihuahua Tex-Mex and Hot Sauce Battle 🙂
Ever since the man behind the once-popular Tequila Joe’s opened Ristras, a Mexican Revival has swept Manila and has led to the opening of really good Mexican restaurants (Tex-Mex, Cal-Mex, and other Mexican variations) in the metro. The market has even come to accept buying really good burritos at the P250-P300 range. One of Manila’s recent favorites … Continue reading Órale! Ole!
Last August 24, I crossed an age milestone. Technically, I am not “young” anymore. In most award giving events for the “youth”, age 35 is the cutoff to qualify. So we celebrated my last year of being “young” in what I believe to be the Best Mexican Restaurant in the Philippines – Maya Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar. The … Continue reading MAYA Cebu: My Birthday in the Best Mexican Restaurant
Hermanos Taco Shop’s Rolled Beef Tacos