Mother’s Day at Aubergine

We liked our last meal at Aubergine so much that we went back last Sunday for Mother’s Day lunch. I’m glad they had a different set lunch menu. This one was cheaper and had more choices so everyone ordered this lunch menu except for the kids. boursin cheese and butter spreads duck breast mousse saladContinue reading “Mother’s Day at Aubergine”

Dinner at Cafe Juanita

Entering Cafe Juanita for the first time is like going to your grandmother’s house. Your grandmother who doesn’t get rid of any of her possessions, treasures, antiques and even junk. Your grandmother who insists of displaying everything in every nook and cranny in the whole house. Some say it’s charming I say it gives meContinue reading “Dinner at Cafe Juanita”

Dinner at Amici Greenhills

Since Amici was bought by the former owners of Red Ribbon from the Salesians of Don Bosco they’ve gone on an expansion boom. They’ve improved on the menu and the restaurant’s interiors while maintaining and even improving on the taste of the food. We went there on Friday, May 8 one day after they opened.Continue reading “Dinner at Amici Greenhills”

Lunch at Aubergine

When I heard we were eating lunch at Aubergine at the Fort I did some online research on the restaurants’ reviews. There were as many rave reviews as there were negative rants. So I was a bit wary on what to expect. The place was bigger than I expected. private function room the huge impressiveContinue reading “Lunch at Aubergine”

Dinner at Je Suis Gourmand

Je Suis Gourmand is one of our favorite French restaurants in Manila. As you can see from the pictures below the place is very simple, homey and not pretentious. They’ve changed their menu over the years. I still miss their caesar salad and hamburger which is one of the best I’d ever had. I guessContinue reading “Dinner at Je Suis Gourmand”

Classic Savory Chicken

Established in 1950 in Escolta, this Chinese restaurant started out as a panciteria. They developed new products to add on to their menu. And it was their special recipe of fried chicken that became famous to the Chinese community in the Philippines. Now, after over fifty years, the third generation of the Ting family presentsContinue reading “Classic Savory Chicken”

Dinner at Lorenzo’s Way

Thanks to the Sy family for treating me to Sunday dinner at the LJC group’s newest restaurant located at Greenbelt 5. This restaurant is a tribute to Larry Cruz, the founder of the LJC group who passed away last year.Since we were all fans of Abe and Fely J we wanted to try what Lorenzo’sContinue reading “Dinner at Lorenzo’s Way”