restaurants in Metro Manila - updates

Rappler's latest stories on restaurants in Metro Manila


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

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

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

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?

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!

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

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

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