Finally! Tim Ho Wan


 After 48 years, okay fine mga 10 years lang, always passing by seeing the long queue and not having the patience nor the time to line up, we've finally managed to dine at Tim Ho Wan's first store in Manila, conveniently located at SM Fashion Hall, Megamall in Mandaluyong City. What was once a hole-in-the-wall eatery in Hong Kong defined all odds and gained entry in the Michelin guide. It's a big deal when a restaurant is a Michelin-starred one, as there is a great expectation when it comes ... [ Read More ]

Burger Brunch At Slammin’ Burgers


  American food, particularly burgers and fries are my favorite. I even craved for well-done juicy, meaty & flavourful beef burger on both my pregnancies with the lil' GJGs. I guess for me burger is a comfort food that once consumed, everything feels better. Heehee. One no-school weekday,  I asked lil' Ms. GJG on a date. She gladly said yes so off we went to Greenhill Promenade and treated ourselves at Slammin' Mini Burgers & Fries & Dips. For burger lovers like me, I'm sure ... [ Read More ]

Curry Craving: Eri Curry Restaurant, SM Megamall


Japan is one of my dream destinations that hopefully, I get to visit soon. While I'm not a hard core fan of all things kawaii, (okay, maybe I'm just in denial) I am such a sucker for Japanese cuisine. So I was thrilled to know there's another Japanese restaurant in town that focuses on special curry dishes- meet Eri Curry. photo source Originating from India, Japanese curry was introduced by the British who discovered it from Indians in the 19th century. The Japanese reinvented the curry ... [ Read More ]

Ippudo PH Is Now Open At SM Megamall Fashion Hall


Ippudo Philippines flagship store is now open at the 3rd level of SM Megamall, Mega Fashion Hall and I got a sneak peek at the newest ramen restaurant in town. Filipino ramen aficionados can expect a complete and unique dining experience at Ippudo Philippines. The interior of the restaurant boasts a stylish yet relaxing ambience, perfect to catch up with friends, unwind or even have a meeting over lunch or dinner. I'll let the photos do the talking. Red and white mixed with wood and ... [ Read More ]

Il Ponticello Makati, New & Improved


Il Ponticello has given me a few good memories back when I was single (and not really ready to mingle) as my modelling agency's office is just a stone's throw away from this not-so-secret Makati hang out place. It has always exuded a relax and steady vibe, a place you can go with your friends or co-workers after a hard day's work. A place where you don't need much words to get you through dinner, just good food, great music and wonderful people. It's been almost 7 years since I've last been ... [ Read More ]