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[OPINION] The animal industry can be the next pandemic ground zero

May 30, 2020 - 9:30 AM

'Supporting our local farmers and domestic agricultural industry should be an important foundation of a post-pandemic, green way of life'

Buy one, give one: Raging Bull Burgers lets you donate a burger to delivery riders

May 29, 2020 - 12:18 PM

For every Raging Bull burger you buy, your GrabFood or Foodpanda driver automatically gets one for free

LIST: Where to get cinnamon rolls in Metro Manila

May 28, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Whether you're vegan or feeling extra indulgent, we've got an option for you!

Ababu Persian Kitchen reopens 4 branches for delivery, pickup

May 28, 2020 - 12:00 PM

Ababu's Xavierville, Maginhawa, UST Gelinos, and Malate branches are now open for pickup orders

Locavore sells ready-to-cook sizzling sinigang, lechon belly, crispy pata

May 28, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Locavore's Filipino favorites are available for delivery in frozen, ready-to-cook, or party tray form

Get taho in a tub from Giant Taho

May 28, 2020 - 7:30 AM

Their Taho in a Tub includes 2.5 liters of taho, syrup (classic, strawberry, or choco), and sago, and can be delivered hot or chilled to your home

For Cardi B, lumpiang shanghai is ‘good as hell’

May 27, 2020 - 12:49 PM

The rapper is introduced to Filipino cuisine by her aunt-in-law

CARDI B. The rapper has been staying at home with her husband Offset and their daughter Kulture. Screenshot from

Sushi bake: What it is and where to get it

May 27, 2020 - 9:00 AM

Have you been seeing tins of this on your feed? That's sushi bake for you – the latest food trend taking home cooks and foodies by storm

Razon's of Guagua reopens PH branches for delivery, takeout

May 26, 2020 - 5:42 PM

Hello Razon's halo-halo, pancit luglug, sizzling sisig, bulalo, and more! Check out the list of reopened branches here.

Nathaniel's Bakeshop sells frozen buko pandan, siomai, siopao in select groceries

May 23, 2020 - 12:14 PM

Nathaniel's buko pandan salad, longganisa, and pork barbecue are available in these supermarkets nationwide!

LIST: Dim sum, dumplings delivery options in Metro Manila

May 22, 2020 - 8:21 PM

Want sum dim sum? For frozen or ready-to-eat dumplings, xiao long bao, siomai, wontons, and more, check these shops out

ROYCE Chocolates reopens branch for pickup, delivery

May 22, 2020 - 5:36 PM

Nama chocolate bars, chocolate-covered potato chips, and more are available to order from ROYCE's Powerplant branch

Red Mango sells frozen yogurt in pints for delivery

May 21, 2020 - 7:30 PM

Craving froyo? Red Mango delivers pints of their original frozen yogurt – also available in Mango Jubilee, Choco Overload, and Banana Almond Crunch flavors.

7-Eleven is selling ready-to-cook siomai, hotdogs, take-home siopao

May 21, 2020 - 3:27 PM

(UPDATED) You can also get ready-to-heat Hotta! Rice ulam packs and fry-your-own corndogs, potato chips, and fries

Hong Kong's soufflé pancakes available for delivery, pick-up

May 20, 2020 - 3:06 PM

Dessert café's Ayala Malls Manila Bay branch is taking orders of their fluffy cremé brulée, matcha, milk tea, and tiramisu pancakes

Be your own barista: 3 refreshing coffee concoctions for a hot day

May 20, 2020 - 10:00 AM

Add a twist to your usual coffee brew with these recipes

All photos by Iya Forbes/Rappler

Family Mart delivers onigiri, ramen, bento boxes

May 19, 2020 - 5:57 PM

Family Mart's onigiri comes in 5 flavors: salmon, tuna mayo, SPAM, tori mix, and tinapa!

Be your own barista: 3 creamy, comforting coffee drinks you can make at home

May 19, 2020 - 5:00 PM

Up your coffee skills with these recipes you can make with ingredients right from your pantry

All photos by Iya Forbes/Rappler

Mom and Tina's reopens Makati, Pasig branches for delivery, takeout

May 18, 2020 - 6:46 PM

Corned beef, anyone?

Sambo Kojin delivers 'grill-at-home' samgyupsal buffet kits

May 16, 2020 - 8:07 PM

Sambo Kojin's grilled meat and seafood buffet can come to you for just P331 a head

Silantro Fil-Mex Cantina reopens 5 branches for takeout, delivery

May 16, 2020 - 4:47 PM

Silantro's nachos, burritos, and quesadillas can now be ordered from branches in Metro Manila, Baguio, and Pangasinan

Tim Hortons delivers original blend coffee grounds, French vanilla cans

May 16, 2020 - 3:27 PM

Tim Hortons' decaf coffee grounds and hot chocolate powder are also available for delivery from these branches

LIST: Ramen, pho delivery options in Metro Manila

May 15, 2020 - 8:00 PM

Team Ramen or Team Pho? Either way, here are a few ramen and Vietnamese restaurants open for pick-up and delivery, just pho you.

Pan de Manila reopens for delivery nationwide

May 15, 2020 - 5:09 PM

Several Pan de Manila branches are taking orders of their freshly-baked pandesal, breads, and spreads!

LIST: The best ice cream shops with delivery (and pick-up) options in Metro Manila

May 14, 2020 - 6:00 PM

It's getting hot in here, so why not cool down with a bowl of ice cream? Check out these local ice cream shops that deliver – vegan options, included!

MAXI Mango delivers mango float, mango sticky rice, mango graham ice cream

May 13, 2020 - 5:41 PM

You can get green mango with bagoong, vegan-friendly green mango sorbet, ube mango float, and mango pandan delivered, too!

McDonald's Philippines sells ready-to-cook hotcake mix, syrup, coffee grounds

May 12, 2020 - 2:12 PM

You can get their hot fudge and caramel sundae toppings, too!

'I can do this': How Filipina-run Grill 21 in New York remains open during lockdown

May 12, 2020 - 12:30 PM

Filipino restaurant Grill 21 is still taking takeout and delivery orders while majority of Manhattan's restaurants are closed – Filipino resilience is the reason why

Dunkin' now delivers munchkins, milk tea drinks

May 09, 2020 - 6:48 PM

Dunkin's assorted bucket of munchkins and milk tea drinks are now available for delivery from select reopened stores

The Alley by Vikings offers 'choose-your-own buffet' for delivery

May 09, 2020 - 5:58 PM

Two branches of Vikings' street-inspired food buffet hall lets customers select their favorite buffet viands at P600 a head

Mang Larry’s Isawan reopens for pick-up orders

May 08, 2020 - 3:07 PM

UP Diliman's famous isawan stall is now open for pick-up and takeout orders of Mang Larry's isaw, pork barbecue, gizzard, and other items

LIST: Mommy-owned local food businesses you should be supporting

May 08, 2020 - 12:30 PM

Looking for cookies, cakes, food trays, and pastries? For Mother's Day, show these hardworking moms some support by checking out these food businesses.

Ippudo reopens for delivery in Metro Manila

May 07, 2020 - 11:42 AM

Now you can have Ippudo's bowl of ramen broth, noodles, chashu, and toppings delivered to your home from these 3 reopened branches!

Europe's fresh food prices in flux as virus impact bites

May 06, 2020 - 1:15 PM

As European food growers grapple with the ripple effects of lockdowns, many shoppers are feeling the squeeze

Strawberries are on sale at the open Cadillac market near the southwestern city of Bordeaux on April 25, 2020, as a limited number of people are allowed into the market to shop at one time on the 40th day of a strict lockdown across France aimed at curbing the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the novel coronavirus. (Photo by GEORGES GOBET / AFP)

LOOK: Pancake House introduces Do-It-Yourself Taco Set for delivery

May 06, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Now you can assemble Pancake House's 'Best Taco In Town' yourself at home

Yabu reopens for katsu delivery

May 05, 2020 - 7:13 PM

Yabu's to-go katsu sets include the works – meat, rice, cabbage, miso soup, and katsu sauce!

Negros Occidental asks NFA to augment its rice supply amid shortage fears

May 05, 2020 - 2:16 PM

The province in Western Visayas is also eyeing more rice imports from Vietnam, Myanmar, and Thailand to address temporary shortage in the months of June and July

From left: Joselito Jaballa, Dr. Renante Decena, Atty. Japhet Masculino, Atty. Maphilindo Polvora, Atty. Goldwyn Nifras, and Bishop Patricio Buzon at the food security forum at the Bishop's House in Bacolod City on Monday, May 4. Photo courtesy of Dr. Renante Decena

LOOK: Shakey's publishes at-home mojos breading recipe

May 05, 2020 - 11:24 AM

The pizza chain had earlier began selling frozen, pre-cut packs of their signature Mojos in select Robinson's Supermarkets

LIST: Where to get donuts for delivery

May 02, 2020 - 8:10 PM

Craving for a box of freshly-baked donuts? Check out these donut delivery options from big and small bakeries around the Metro

Dohtonbori offers 4-cheese okonomiyaki, donburi, ramen for delivery

May 02, 2020 - 5:04 PM

Dohtonbori's SM Megamall branch is now open – check out the complete delivery menu here

Pepper Lunch reopens select Metro Manila branches for delivery

May 02, 2020 - 3:37 PM

Pepper Lunch's beef pepper rice, steaks, and cheese curry rice are available for takeout and delivery from these 7 branches!

Tokyo Tokyo sells ready-to-cook chicken karaage, wagyu, gyoza

May 02, 2020 - 12:26 PM

Tokyo Tokyo also releases a guide on how to cook its frozen chicken karaage, chicken gyoza, beef yakiniku, and wagyu cubes at home

Department of Agriculture implementing new tech to aid in food security

May 01, 2020 - 6:56 PM

Cloud technology and RFIDs will be in use to track movement of goods, to identify where delays are happening, and to monitor where goods are needed

KADIWA. The Balagtas municipal government in Bulacan buys Cordilleran vegetables through the Department of Agriculture's Kadiwa 'Express' program. Photo from the DA Facebook page

LIST: Online seafood, meat shops that deliver

May 01, 2020 - 6:54 PM

In need of fresh or frozen fish, poultry, beef, and pork? Check out these online seafood and meat stores open for delivery!

Chili’s reopens PH branches for delivery, pick-up

May 01, 2020 - 4:53 PM

As of Friday, May 1, 7 Chili's branches are open for curbside pick-up and delivery orders

Sbarro reopens branch for pizza, pasta delivery

May 01, 2020 - 3:43 PM

This Sbarro branch in Quezon City is open for delivery orders of their deep dish pizzas, pasta dishes, and more

[OPINION] Global food security crisis not merely a ‘logistics’ issue

May 01, 2020 - 1:59 PM

'The right to food and a nation’s capacity to produce domestic food should not be decided by market forces'

Gram Café and Pancakes now delivers soufflé pancakes from SM Megamall branch

May 01, 2020 - 10:14 AM

Other Gram pancakes are on the menu, too – just place your orders from 11 am to 5 pm via SM Megamall's delivery service

Goldilocks reopens PH stores for cake, snacks, meal delivery

May 01, 2020 - 7:30 AM

The bakery's mocha rolls, Black Forest cake, polvoron, mamon, and other goods are available for delivery around Metro Manila and Rizal

Paper Moon, Wing Zone, Pepi Cubano reopen for delivery

Apr 30, 2020 - 2:27 PM

These 3 restaurants under the Viva International Food and Restaurants group (plus Botejyu) are available on GrabFood, Foodpanda, and LalaFood