Friday, December 20, 2013

Maitre Chocolatier Boutique Cafe

Featured Resto:

Food Sampled:

Frey White Chocolate Fruit Crepe

Blissful Pleasure - Chocolate Fondue with fresh fruits, nuts & mallows

 Lindt Chili Chocolate, Tiramisu, Dark Chocolate Scoop Ice Cream

  • located at Jupiter St., Makati City
  • boutique cafe that carries the best tasting chocolate brands as an ingredient in their menu
  • quite pricey for that matter
  • truly blissful, pleasurable & best tasting desserts
  • indulge your cravings 

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Night Food Market - Mesa Norte

Featuring:  Mesa Norte

Stall / Food Sampled:

U.S. Cajun Pork Chop

Chimichanga (burrito)

Chef Anton's Roast Turkey 

Roasterrific Bagnet

Rib-eye Steak

Merry Moo Creamy Ice Cream

Fruit Juices

  • located near Trinoma Mall, Quezon City
  • massive food choices prepared by new & best chefs in town
  • covered open space venue
  • perfect hang-out place after work 

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Niji Japanese Restaurant

Time: 12:00:00

Flavour:  Japanese / Korean

Location:  Mc Arthur Highway, Quebiawan, San Fernando, Pampanga

Food Ordered:

Sashimi Lunch Set with Hot Soba Soup

Tempura Lunch Set with Cold Soba Soup

Gyosa Lunch Set with Dry Soba

Korean Mix Beef & Pork Set Meal

Vanilla Ice Cream

Dining Experience:

     Taste:  3.5
     Service:  4
     Cleanliness & Ambiance:  4

*scale of 1 to 5 (5-highest)


Thursday, October 31, 2013

Vanilla Cupcake Bakery

Featured Resto:

Food Sampled:

Panna Cotta with Seasonal Fruit

Decadent Cupcake

Chamomile Teapot

  • located at Glorietta, Makati City
  • picture perfect dining area, dainty pastel color surroundings & chandeliers
  • variety of cupcakes & dessert jars 
  • choices of teas to match with desserts
  • a nice place to chitchat
  • for the sweet tooth

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Bale Capampangan

Featured Resto:

Food Sampled:

Buffet of Filipino & Capampangan Dishes

Tempura & Grilling Station

Maki Corner


Desserts (fresh fruits & halo-halo)

  • located at Mc Arthur Highway, Dolores, San Fernando, Pampanga
  • ambiance is like dining in an ancestral house
  • very affordable buffet at P399
  • experience Capampangan delectable recipes
  • function room available for events & parties
  • value for money

Saturday, September 14, 2013


Featured Resto:

Food Sampled:

Seafood Bisque

Angus Beef Sisig

Pepper Steak with baked potato and grilled vegetables


  • located at Power Plant Mall, Rockwell, Makati
  • operating hours: 11am to 9pm
  • semi fine dining since it is situated in the lower ground level inside the mall
  • soup is creamy and delicious
  • steaks are rightly cooked according to preference
  • sisig is extra flavorful
  • big servings
  • service is excellent

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Modern Shanghai

Time:  14:00:00

Flavour:  Chinese

Location: New Glorietta Mall, Makati

Sauteed Shredded River Eel with Spring Onions

Shanghai Vegetable Rice

Xiao Long Bao - dimsum with soup burst inside

Dining Experience

     Taste:  4
     Service:  4
     Cleanliness & Ambiance:  4

scale of 1 to 5(5-highest)

Xie Xie!

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Pino - Pipino Resto-Bar

Featured Resto:

Food Sampled:

Tofu Lemongrass Skewers

Portobello Inasal - mushroom inasal on brown rice with ensaladang
                                        talong, red beet puree & crispy garlic mushroom

Coffee Crusted Beef Belly w/ marble potatoes

Watermelon Steak

Pino Iced Tea (Carafe) - iced tea, orange & lemon

  • located along Jupiter St., Makati City
  • casual dining 
  • Pipino caters to vegetarians & to those who simply want to enjoy their veggies
  • Vegetables & fruit dishes are prepared 'meaty-like' & very 'eye-ppetizing'
  • Pino, on the other hand, offers Filipino dishes with delightful twists (coffee crusted beef belly, red wine adobo tadyang, kare-kareng bagnet, etc.)
  • 'quotes' as wall decors are quite entertaining
  • service is good & the waiters are attentive
  • nice place to bring balik-bayan relatives & friends, though space is relatively small
  • a different dining experience