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Robot Bar & Lounge

October 18th, 2011 1 Comment

One afternoon found myself and some friends over at Robot Bar & Lounge. Robot, short for Robotoyaki, is a Japanese restaurant and bar that offers a modern twist on Japanase cuisine. We chowed on some of their menu items like the Spicy Tuna Roll, which was very creamy and the heat is tolerable, which I […]

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Bistro Ravioli Opens New Branches

October 13th, 2011 1 Comment

One of my favorite restaurants, Bistro Ravioli, opened two branches in the last twelve months. One is in Robinson’s Midtown Wing of Robinson’s Place in Ermita, and more recently, at Glorietta Mall in Makati City. Both branches offer the same delicious dishes that their Mall of Asia branch does, such as their fresh pasta dishes […]


Gelato and More at Caffe’ Ti Amo

March 25th, 2011 8 Comments

March is almost over and the days are getting hotter. Summer is definitely here! It’s during these times when I crave for something cold to help cool me down, like gelato. There’s a gelateria that I love going to where I get some really good gelato. It’s called Caffe’ Ti Amo. Caffe’ Ti Amo is […]


Classic Pinoy Food at Sentro 1771

March 13th, 2009 4 Comments

It was quite a hot day when we went to have lunch at Sentro. So it was such a welcome relief when I saw they have a classic Filipino cooler, Sago’t Gulaman, in their menu. It wasn’t overtly sweet, as most sago’t gulaman tend to be. The best part? It’s refillable! Fried Kesong Puti Php […]


Conquering the Chocolate Buffet at the Peninsula

October 22nd, 2008 12 Comments

I’ve heard of this chocolate buffet before, and I remember I missed it because I was out of the country the whole time it was on going at the Manila Peninsula. Once I found out that it’s back again this year, I quickly made plans with friends to indulge in chocolate. Like warriors going into […]

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Lisa Leung at Tang City

October 9th, 2008 1 Comment

Top Singaporean chef Lisa Leong flew in to Manila recently to demonstrate the uses of MCT products by hosting a cooking demo at Tang City in Glorietta. Aside from being a top chef, Chef Leong has long been an advocate of healthy living and healthful eating.   Normally, when we hear healthful food, we think […]

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Milky Way at the Powerplant Mall

October 8th, 2008 3 Comments

After a blog event in Makati last Saturday, Arpee, Noreen, Eric, Bong and I headed to Rockwell for the Negros Trade Fair. A freak thunderstorm had us changing our plans at the last minute — it was pouring so hard that visibility was zero! Luckily, we were already inside the mall during the sudden downpour. […]

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Rafik's Wagyu Shawarma

October 7th, 2008 3 Comments

Fellow foodies Eric and Bong were headed to the Salcedo Weekend Market, so I tagged along, eager to see how the market has grown from the last time I went there (which was way back in 2004). My, has it grown! There are certainly more booths now compared to 4 years ago, and twice as […]

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Scooping for charity: Miguel Escueta for White Hat Italian Frozen Yogurt

August 18th, 2008 1 Comment

In an effort to give back to the community, White Hat Italian Frozen Yogurt is teaming up with singer Miguel Escuata to raise funds for his charity of choice. On the 24th of August, Miguel with don the White Hat apron and stand behind the counter, serving the real Italian frozen yogurt to customers. Half […]

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Tasting the best hamburgers at Pepper Lunch

August 16th, 2008 5 Comments

I’ve been eagerly waiting to try Pepper Lunch, ever since I read about it in Chuvaness’ blog, one of Pepper Lunch’s owner. So have every blogger subscribed to her blog. When it finally opened, fans came in droves, resulting in long lines that snake around the Powerplant’s basement. Two months after, I was finally able […]

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