Bacon lovers, rejoice: Forbes Town celebrates Bacon Festival with 20 restaurants

Good news, bacon lovers! Twenty restaurants at Forbes Town in Taguig City are participating in the mall’s Bacon Festival until October 31. Acknowledging the Pinoy obsession with bacon, the restaurants have come up with special dishes that highlight this featured ingredient. Here are 13 unique creations to try in the next two weeks. Forbes Town Fort ...

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British YouTubers try and recreate Filipino halo-halo

British YouTubers try and recreate Filipino halo-halo

Halo-halo (mix-mix) is a shaved ice dessert from the Philippines. It’s also one of the first things we suggest our non-Filipino friends try when they’re just starting...

Mooncake Rising: Delight yourself in these Mid-Autumn treats around Manila

Mooncake Rising: Delight yourself in these Mid-Autumn treats around Manila

Not all of us celebrate the Chinese tradition of the Mid-Autumn Festival, but we all know the awesomeness that are mooncakes. The mooncake is a glorious thing. It’s an...

No passport needed: Savor Asia’s best street food in the heart of Quezon City

No passport needed: Savor Asia’s best street food in the heart of Quezon City

Missing Bangkok’s Pad Thai? Or Singapore’s Hainanese Chicken? Or Malaysia’s Laksa? Or Indonesia’s Chicken Satay? Or Japan’s Takoyaki? We’ve got...

Pinoy-made powdered ube bags tech award in Singapore

Pinoy-made powdered ube bags tech award in Singapore

A team of Pinoy inventors from Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University bagged a special award at the Tech Plan Demo Day in Singapore held on July 29. Team Ube Tech, which...

Foodie Bucket List: Our Awesome Planet, The KTG announce ‘The Choice’ winners

Foodie Bucket List: Our Awesome Planet, The KTG announce ‘The Choice’ winners

The public has spoken! After weeks of online polling thousands of foodies from across Manila, the complete list of ‘The Choice: People’s Choice Restaurant & Hotel...

Warm up this rainy season with these gorgeous afternoon tea offers around the metro

Warm up this rainy season with these gorgeous afternoon tea offers around the metro

The rainy season’s here and we all know what that means: hellish commute (well, more than the usual), knee-high floods, and hours stuck in traffic jams. But guess what —...

Hong Kong’s No.1 fast food chicken is 100% Filipino: South China Morning Post

Hong Kong’s No.1 fast food chicken is 100% Filipino: South China Morning Post

Two editors of the Hong Kong English-language newspaper South China Morning Post (SCMP) ranked five fast food fried chicken spots in the city, and the Philippines’ very own...

Japanese street vendor goes viral for selling omurice in MRT station

Japanese street vendor goes viral for selling omurice in MRT station

A young man from the Land of the Rising Sun is going viral on social media for peddling the popular Japanese dish omurice near the MRT North Avenue station in Quezon City. Omurice...

Sweet dreams are made of cakes… Dream Cakes

Sweet dreams are made of cakes… Dream Cakes

We love food. And we love chocolates at a slightly higher level (it’s not food, it’s a lifestyle). So believe us when we say that we just found the chocolate cake to...


 

Coconuts Manila Food buzz

Of course you need to know about the newest places in town! How else will you impress your next Tinder date or your balikbayan cousin who’s coming to visit next month? Coconuts Manila’s food buzz will let you in on the latest trends and happenings in the F&B universe. We’ll tell you about the newest food hangouts and hotspots in Manila even before they open. We’ll also let you know the most interesting food promos and restaurant deals to help you get the best bang for your peso. Food buzz articles are typically short and sweet. Unlike our columns and reviews, these pieces are very basic and straightforward. We tell you all that you need to know so that you can just check out the restaurant yourself.