restaurants in Metro Manila - updates

Rappler's latest stories on restaurants in Metro Manila


Closed for business: As lockdown grinds on, small restaurants worry about staying afloat

Apr 01, 2020 - 7:30 PM

With most of the city's restaurants closed until further notice, how will a month-long quarantine affect business?

Amber still open for delivery, sells ready-to-cook items

Apr 01, 2020 - 6:15 PM

You can get ready-to-cook pork BBQ and lumpia shanghai from Amber and still have their pichi-pichi delivered to your home

Mendokoro Ramenba introduces take home ramen kit

Apr 01, 2020 - 11:35 AM

The ramen house's Makati branch is open for pick-up and delivery orders starting Wednesday, April 1 – and no, this is not an April Fool's joke

LIST: What you can order via GrabFood

Mar 27, 2020 - 9:22 AM

Check here for the list of partner establishments still available on the GrabFood app

LIST: What you can order via Foodpanda

Mar 26, 2020 - 8:30 AM

Foodpanda is waiving all delivery charges for now

LIST: What you can order via Angkas Food

Mar 25, 2020 - 1:09 PM

Here's the list of partner establishments

LOOK: Max’s Restaurant introduces new Fried Chicken Sandwich

Mar 10, 2020 - 2:34 PM

Max's fried chicken now comes in boneless fillet form, lathered with Max's banana-worcestershire sauce in between two brioche buns

LIST: Seafood options from fast food joints in the Philippines

Mar 06, 2020 - 11:00 AM

Perfect for pescatarians and observers of Lent!

LOOK: You can find blue cheese ice cream at this local ice cream store

Feb 06, 2020 - 11:00 AM

Blue cheese lovers, this is for you!

One 'Matinong Boyfriend' please: Sebastian's Ice Cream offers 4 V-Day flavors

Jan 28, 2020 - 1:00 PM

Care for a 'Matinong Girlfriend?' Or would you rather have a scoop of 'Unresolved Issues' or 'Closure?'

LIST: Where Japan's MOS Burger will open around Metro Manila

Jan 16, 2020 - 3:23 PM

(UPDATED) Aside from its upcoming Robinsons Galleria branch, the Japanese burger chain is opening in 6 more locations in 2020!

LIST: 8 new international restaurants that Filipinos lined up for in 2019

Dec 28, 2019 - 9:00 AM

2019 was definitely a year of food for Manila's most rabid, patient foodies – the lines for these international food chains say it all

LIST: Metro Manila restaurants open for your Christmas Eve 2019 dinners

Dec 23, 2019 - 5:00 PM

Dining out with the fam for noche buena? No worries! Here are 7 restos in the metro for you.

Photos, prices: Ooma offers new Japanese dishes on the menu

Oct 02, 2019 - 2:00 PM

From chirashi don, cheese katsu curry, to garlic steak – Ooma has new dishes up their crazy sleeve, available starting Wednesday, October 2

Keep calm and curry on: Yabu launches new dishes

Jul 17, 2019 - 10:43 AM

What's new from Yabu? Curry Cheese Gyoza and a different kind of katsu curry!

Go nuts over ChocNut with The Lost Bread's new soft-serve ice cream flavor

May 22, 2019 - 5:57 PM

Dessert cafe The Lost Bread reinvents a sweet childhood favorite

No meat, no problem: 5 Lent-friendly dishes we love

Apr 11, 2019 - 10:31 AM

Did anyone say oyster sisig? Or tuna pie?

Barcino takes you on a surprise vacation with its new breakfast menu

Feb 01, 2019 - 6:05 PM

Get out of the city and into the Spanish countryside with ‘desayuno’ that blends Filipino and Spanish flavors perfect for your mornings

LIST: Where to take Balikbayans for good Filipino food in Metro Manila

Jan 29, 2019 - 6:30 PM

For people craving a taste of home

From Hong Kong to Manila, CHINO is changing the food game

Aug 04, 2018 - 9:00 AM

The restaurant opens its first Manila branch in Taguig

CHINO. Erik Idos' Hong Kong restaurant opens a branch in Manila. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Restaurant schedules in Metro Manila for Holy Week 2018

Mar 21, 2018 - 8:50 PM

Not everything is closed for Holy Week! Bookmark this page to know where you can eat out.

Photos from,, and by Paolo Abad

Min Sok: From chadolbaki to kimchi

Jul 27, 2013 - 11:58 AM

A hole in the wall Korean resto serves up positively orgasmic cuisine

BANCHAN. The variety grows the bigger your group, or during peak hours.  But don’t skip the tempura (bottom right). All photos by Jan Celine Abaño-Ranada