Manila’s most romantic restaurants

Shakespeare was onto something when he declared music the food of love. But, sometimes, food is the food of love – as seen in your #planBe of Manila’s best romantic restaurants. Looking for a classy joint for Valentin... Read More

Binondo in Manila: A guide to food and culture of the world’s oldest Chinatown

Binondo in Manila is the oldest Chinatown in the world which was acknowledged in 1594 as permanent settlement of Chinese immigrants during the Spanish occupation. It has become the melting pot of almost all the commer... Read More

From Berlin to Bangkok: Modern German food by the Sühring twins

In a city where German food offerings come in trios of wurst, sauerkraut and schnitzel, the arrival of Sühring’s light, contemporary fare is a total triumph. Using seasonal ingredients and a large dose of techni... Read More

Amazing Local Dishes: Singapore bite by bite

“Live to eat, not eat to live” probably best describes Singaporeans’ attitude towards food. Chicken rice, rich and nutty satay, sweet and sour rojak, spicy BBQ sambal stingray: there’s no better way to get into ... Read More

Cuaderno Fil-Mex Book Café: A Haven for Foodies and Book Lovers

My late night thoughts include one constant self-debate to find out what is better: the smell of good food or the smell of books. Squeezed in the middle of the bustling Estrada Street in Malate, Manila is a café-slash... Read More

Neighbourhood Focus: Everton Park is Singapore’s hidden little foodie enclave.

Very few of the original establishments in Everton Park still serve their initial purpose. It is amazing to see, that amidst the drastic cultural makeovers the neighbourhood had gone through, it still managed to keep ... Read More

From Farm To Table: Moxy’s Filipino Superfood Salad Is Redefining Healthy Eating

Serving healthy, high-quality cuisine in a fast-food setting is table stakes in Manila. But newly launched restaurant Moxy looks set to revolutionize the industry with the simple aim to provide ‘natural feel-good food... Read More

Dulo MNL: A safe haven for the artistically expressive

Located in the heart of the buzzing neighborhood of Makati’s Poblacion, Dulo MNL is a restaurant, bar-café and arts event space that strives to be the community’s creative hub. Managed by Alexa Arabejo and Rae L... Read More

Community Chat: Little India Healthy Cuisine in Quezon City

Eating healthy in Manila can be difficult. Look around and you’ll spot food parks, burger stands, and steakhouses corner after corner. Enter all-day breakfast and unconventional dessert trends, resisting temptation ha... Read More

Neighborhood focus: Poblacion beyond the bright lights

Poblacion translates to “town” or “population” in Spanish, a name usually used to refer to a municipality’s center of trade, religion and government. With a rich cultural past, Poblacion has indeed lived up to its nam... Read More