restaurants - updates

Rappler's latest stories on restaurants


Antonio's Tagaytay, Balay Dako can deliver to Metro Manila

Jul 11, 2020 - 12:05 PM

Ready-to-cook Filipino dishes, meats, and pasalubong items from the two Tagaytay dining spots are available for delivery daily

Bicol's Biggs now delivers frozen ribs in Metro Manila

Jun 27, 2020 - 6:55 PM

You can now prepare Biggs' famous baby back ribs at home – just pop them in the oven or cook them over a grill

The Grid's Tsuke-Men offers take home tsukemen, ramen kits

Jun 23, 2020 - 8:26 PM

Stall #4 from The Grid joins the kit craze so you can enjoy tsukemen and ramen from the comfort of your own home

Photo courtesy of The Grid

Only few Tagaytay restaurants allowed to operate for dine-in

Jun 19, 2020 - 1:39 PM

(UPDATED) Out of the hundreds of Tagaytay restaurants, only 16, so far are allowed to reopen for dine-in. Here's the list.

Sonya's Garden, other Cavite restaurants prepare to reopen for dine-in

Jun 13, 2020 - 8:17 AM

Several restaurants and bed and breakfast hotels are setting new rules – less seats, table markings, and wearing of face masks – before reopening for dine-in on June 16

Sonya's Secret Garden is one of hundreds of restuarants that will opened on June 16 as the entire province of Cavite will be placed in Modified General Community Quarantine together with Churches, Gyms and cinemas. Photo by Dennis Abrina/Rappler

Vikings Luxury Buffet to reopen for dine-in — sans the buffet

Jun 11, 2020 - 12:30 PM

Glass shields for food stations, an order-all-you-can format – the popular buffet joint tweaks its operations as it prepares to open its doors to dine-in customers

Live your bartender dreams with Refinery's cocktail kits

Jun 10, 2020 - 8:07 AM

Your favorite cocktail right at home – with all the ingredients measured out for your convenience

Ate Rica's Bacsilog reopens select PH branches for delivery, takeout

Jun 05, 2020 - 12:51 PM

Missing Ate Rica's Bacsilog? There are now 62 branches open for delivery and takeout

KFC brings back Chizza, Pizza Twister to menu

Jun 02, 2020 - 11:29 AM

Did you miss them? KFC's chicken-pizza hybrid the Chizza and the Pizza Twister are making a comeback.

LIST: Sushi, sashimi shops open for delivery in Metro Manila

May 31, 2020 - 12:37 PM

Can't go wrong with Japanese food! These local restaurants and home businesses are selling their sushi rolls and fresh sashimi for delivery.

ROKU Sushi + Ramen closes down

May 29, 2020 - 6:55 PM

After 8 years of service, the Japanese restaurant located along Katipunan Avenue has decided to 'pause' operations beginning Thursday, May 28

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.

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

May 18, 2020 - 6:46 PM

Corned beef, anyone?

Locked down? A food entrepreneur's lessons and opportunities

May 16, 2020 - 4:00 PM

What do you do when dining out isn't an option anymore? Innovate.

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!

McDonald's introduces new Spicy Chicken Burger, Spicy Shake Shake Fries

Apr 29, 2020 - 11:02 AM

The fastfood chain is spicing things up with two new menu items, available for a limited time only!

MOS Burger reopens Robinsons Galleria branch for delivery

Apr 17, 2020 - 6:32 PM

The Japanese burger chain's Yakiniku Rice Burger, MOS Cheeseburger, and other items are now available for delivery from 10 am to 4pm daily

EAT FRESH HK Street Food delivers frozen siomai, siopao, wontons

Apr 17, 2020 - 4:50 PM

The dimsum resto can deliver their frozen goods around Metro Manila for a flat delivery rate

Frankie’s New York Buffalo Wings reopens select branches for delivery

Apr 16, 2020 - 10:00 AM

Frankie's reopens its Kapitolyo, City Gold, BGC, and UP Town Center branches

Italian to go? A mano reopens for takeout, delivery

Apr 15, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Looking for Italian food? A mano now offers takeout and delivery options

TAKEOUT, DELIVERY. The Rockwell-based restaurants reopens its doors for delivery and takeout. Photo from A mano's Instagram

Refinery's Rockwell branch opens for food, wine takeout and delivery

Apr 15, 2020 - 5:25 PM

Wine, meals, coffee – they have you covered

Buffalo Wild Wings reopens Taguig branch for wings delivery

Apr 15, 2020 - 11:03 AM

The wings restaurant's Uptown Parade branch is now open for delivery orders via Foodpanda and GrabFood

LIST: Restaurants, food delivery services, recipes for Holy Week

Apr 08, 2020 - 12:30 PM

For Catholics observing Lent, here are a few seafood options to consider for the Holy Week

Max’s reopens branches for delivery, takeout, sells ready-to-cook items

Apr 07, 2020 - 7:52 PM

Aside from a limited delivery menu, select Max's Metro Manila branches are also selling Corner Bakery items (hello caramel bars) and ready-to-cook crispy pata

Recovery Food reopens for delivery, sells ready-to-cook breakfast meats

Apr 02, 2020 - 11:57 AM

Silog rice bowls, anyone? Three of RF's branches are now open for delivery, take-out, and pick-up orders starting Wednesday, April 1

With lockdowns in place, 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

In the U.S., restaurants on the edge of failure over virus crisis

Mar 27, 2020 - 4:25 PM

The United States restaurant industry, the country's second biggest employer, is suffering amid coronavirus lockdowns

LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY - MARCH 26: A Waffle House restaurant sits closed on March 26, 2020 in Louisville, Kentucky. The restaurant chain has closed at least 420 locations due to the COVID-19 crisis. Andy Lyons/Getty Images/AFP

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

Philippines' Toyo Eatery is among Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2020

Mar 26, 2020 - 3:45 PM

This is the second time Chef Jordy Navarra's Filipino restaurant makes it to the annual list

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

No more dining in at Cebu province restaurants

Mar 24, 2020 - 7:24 AM

Restaurants will be allowed to deliver or keep drive-thru windows open

Manam opens in SM City Baguio, its first shop outside the Greater Manila Area

Mar 13, 2020 - 6:53 PM

The Moment Group introduces its beloved classics and twists to the Baguio dining scene as it brings its home- grown Comfort Filipino restaurant to the Summer Capital of the Philippines

DC Super Heroes Cafe to close down permanently

Mar 12, 2020 - 1:04 PM

The comic book-themed restaurant is closing its doors at SM Megamall, but will still be open for DC merchandise pre-orders online

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

Menu, prices: Puffy's Soufflé Pancake Café at SM North EDSA

Mar 07, 2020 - 3:37 PM

Still on the hunt for these fluffy treats? Check out Puffy's, the Taiwan-based soufflé pancake café open at The Block!

Manila requires fast food restaurants to hire seniors, PWDs

Mar 07, 2020 - 1:20 PM

Under the ordinance, senior citizens, differently-abled persons, and PWDs 'will not be assigned tasks that are hazardous to their health or beyond their physical limitations or capabilities'

NO WORK ON HOLY WEDNESDAY. Manila city government offices will be closed beginning April 1, Holy Wednesday.

LIST: Seafood options from fast food joints in the Philippines

Mar 06, 2020 - 11:00 AM

Perfect for pescatarians and observers of Lent!

Menu, prices: Kanto Freestyle Breakfast opens new BGC branch

Mar 02, 2020 - 4:00 PM

Kanto opens its newest store in BGC, with branch-exclusive dishes

LIST: Where to eat in Estancia Mall, Capitol Commons

Feb 28, 2020 - 9:00 AM

Here are the places you can eat in at Estancia Mall, whether it be a craving for Japanese, Italian, or milk tea

Menu, prices: Japan's MOS Burger in Metro Manila

Feb 27, 2020 - 10:09 AM

You can finally get your hands on MOS' yakiniku rice burgers, cheeseburgers, and more at Robinsons Galleria!

LOOK: There's a new Red Velvet Banana Pudding from M Bakery

Feb 15, 2020 - 1:23 PM

M Bakery's vanilla pudding is mixed with cream cheese icing, vanilla wafers, freshly-baked red velvet cake, and bananas!

LOOK: GrabKitchen opens first branch in Glorietta

Feb 13, 2020 - 5:15 PM

GrabFood's 'central kitchen' lets you mix and match orders from 6 GrabFood merchants, all in one place – Coco, 24 Chicken, Recovery Food, Frank & Dean, Omakase, and Mister Kabab

Menu, prices: Japan's Gram Café and Pancakes opens in Metro Manila

Feb 08, 2020 - 4:30 PM

For your dose of fluffy Japanese soufflé pancakes (and more), check out the complete menu of Gram Café's first Manila branch at SM Megamall!

Japan's Gram Café and Pancakes to open first Manila branch

Feb 07, 2020 - 10:43 AM

Who's up for some jiggly, fluffy Japanese soufflé pancakes? Japan's Gram Café is opening at SM Megamall!

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!

16 of the most romantic fine dining restaurants in every city

Feb 03, 2020 - 4:47 PM

Celebrating a special occasion soon?

Looking for the perfect place for a extra special date night?

LOOK: Ramen Nagi offers new Korean King Ramen

Feb 01, 2020 - 4:39 PM

Noodles, beef broth, egg, and kimchi – yes, please! Ramen Nagi's new Korean King Ramen is only available until February 15.