Eating & Drinking

Drinking on the Cheap: Budget Bars in Upscale BGC

BGC bars are fancy, upscale, and... expensive. Yet here are "cheap for BGC" bars serving P100 & below drinks.

Best Spots to Enjoy Great Wine in Makati’s Poblacion

Wine & dine in Makati's hippest barangay!

Balut: How to Eat & Where to Find it

This all-time #1 Filipino exotic food is a must-try so add this experience to your bucket list!

Top Manila Restaurants for Filipino Food with a Twist

If you want to taste the art of Filipino cuisine, consider these Manila restaurants offering Filipino food with a twist.

Cubao Farmers Market Guide: Know Before You Go

Been craving for anything lately? What about Filipino kakanin or succulent seafood? Farmers Market's sure got it.

Ube: The Sweet Purple Treat Close to Filipino Hearts

It may come off as a coincidence that Pantone recently unveiled its Official Color of the Year, the electrifying PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet, which basically embodies one of the most awaited desserts of 2018: the striking, vibrant ube dessert that ...

Kakanin: A Sticky Rice Tradition We All Grew Up With

Before our meriendas were invaded by the jolly bee and the red-haired smiling clown who offer burgers, fries, and spaghetti, all of us were smitten with the idea that a single serving of delicious, sticky kakanin will help soothe our tired souls. A ...

Every Must Try Filipino Street Food in Manila

Street food is BIG in South East Asia and it's definitely a great way to get to know local culture and taste in each bite. In the Philippines, street food is vital to a local's day to day as it is a convenient and cheap way to a quick merienda ...

Subscribe to get the best of Metro Manila in your inbox - we'll send you updates on the latest promos, events, and happenings in MNL. We won't 'spam' you, we promise!