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Awesome Okonomiyaki at Chibo

Awesome Okonomiyaki at Chibo

Okonomiyaki is a savory pancake-like Japanese dish that usually contains ingredients like shredded cabbage, green onion, squid, octopus, shrimp and thin pork belly slices.

A sumo wrestler’s meal

A sumo wrestler’s meal

This towering plate of what vegetables, fish, crab, chicken, tofu, and mushrooms go into a pot of chicken broth that make up Chankonabe. Otherwise called a ‘sumo wrestler’s stew’, Chankonabe is a healthy protein rich meal used for weight gain in large quantities.

Savory Pad Thai

Savory Pad Thai

If you’ve eaten at a Thai restaurant or been to Thailand, I’m sure you’re already familiar with Pad Thai. The popular fried noodle dish was actually listed as number 5 in the ‘World’s 50 most delicious foods‘ as voted by readers of CNN.com, but there are so many versions of it that normally you can […]

Headed to Japan’s Kitchen

Osaka Dotonbori

I’ll be Osaka bound in exactly a week for a short vacation. While I’ve been to Japan for three times already, they were all to Tokyo. There’s always a nice feeling to exploring a new place once again.

Bangkok Street Food

Bangkok Street Food

Funny that in all the years I’ve been going to Bangkok, I’ve never really tried real street food. Well I have tried the beef noodles from the stand across the hotel I used to stay on Sukhumvit Soi 20. So on this particular trip earlier this year, me and my wife decided to try one […]

Lugang Café

Three Cups Chicken

Situated in the already busy Connecticut street which has several restaurants already,  Lugang Café  by the famed Bellagio Group (based in Shanghai) opened its doors late last year serving savory Taiwanese dishes. The restaurant is housed in a three-storey tastefully designed neo-classical Chinese building. Taiwanese Cuisine is a version of Chinese which uses less ginger […]

Jalan Petaling – KL’s Chi...

Jalan Petaling – KL’s Chinatown

It was only on my second time in KL that I got to see their Chinatown. Jalan Petaling is the main street where all the hustle and bustle goes on. Dubbed the “Green Dragon” marked by large Chinese arches built in 2003, the street has dozens of food stalls that serve Chinese dishes such as […]

The Oakroom is A O.K.

The Oakroom is A O.K.

Planned a last minute Valentine’s Day dinner with my wife. She suggested we have a simple dinner where we can dress up. No frills so I don’t overspend since we’re looking forward to sharing a nice bottle of champagne at home and while the night away. Fortunately I chanced upon a promo announcement on Clickthecity.com […]

A Different Kind of M&M

A Different Kind of M&M

One night while looking for somewhere to eat along Jupiter Street in Makati, we stumbled upon “Mana-ish & More! Middle Eastern Grills & Delights”, it was actually a place I’ve been curious about for quite some time. The restaurant is housed in the same building as O’Sonho and Distillery, so it won’t be hard to […]

illy – I love you!

illy – I love you!

“Delighting people who value the quality of life by offering the best possible coffee nature can provide since 1933″ is the purpose of illy. Thus gave birth Espressamente illy, a genuine experience of the Italian cafe lifestyle, which more recently arrived in the Philippines. A few months ago, after much suspense, the Italian cafe finally […]