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Kulinarya Kitchen Food Review

We headed for the Power Plant Mall in Rockwell, Makati after work last Friday, to watch the new Spider-man movie. The movie was not until 7:30pm and we arrived early, so we had enough time to go around and look … Continue reading

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Why Is there Rice in Salt Shakers?

I used to think that the rice in salt shakers were clumps of salt. But at some point in my childhood I was able to open one of those shakers and examine the contents. So they weren’t clumps of salt … Continue reading

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Don Henrico’s Food Review

One of the few restaurants that made an impression on me when I visited Manila for the first time, that was way back when I was still in grade school. I remember it because the buffalo wings and the blue … Continue reading

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The Cafe Mediterranean Bad Service, Worse Food

We arrived a few minutes before lunchtime at SM MOA on June 17, Father’s day (a sunday). Bad idea, as the mall was packed with families also celebrating Father’s day. Almost all the restaurants had long queues and we had … Continue reading

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Bigoli Food Review

Formerly known as Fazoli’s, the branch in Eastwood City Mall was one of our favorite dating places when my wife and I were still studying in college. It was my favorite because the food was good but cheap, service was … Continue reading

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Grilla Restaurant Food Review

Grilla Bar & Grill is a restaurant that serves delicious Filipino food. We love their sisig but while inside the restaurant we realized that my wife, pregnant, isn’t allowed to eat food that might have questionable ingredients and preparation techniques. … Continue reading

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Tokyo Cafe Crêpes Food Review

Tokyo Cafe is one of the many restaurants in the Mall of Asia, but it is certainly one of the few that can catch your attention with a dazzling display of mouth-watering crêpes. The perfectly shaped ice cream covered with … Continue reading

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Pizza Hut Food Review

Pizza Hut is one of the older pizza based restaurants in the Philippines. We ate at the SM Megamall branch because my wife had two(2) receipts to claim for the BPI credit card promo. We were pleasantly surprised to see … Continue reading

Posted in Cagayan de Oro, Food, Greenbelt 4, Iloilo, Makati, Mandaluyong, Ortigas, Parañaque, Pasay, Quezon, Restaurant Cost Rating 2, Restaurant Location, Restaurants in Malls, San Juan, SM Megamall, Sta. Rosa, Taguig | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Felix Restaurant Food Review

One of the more expensive restaurants in Greenbelt 5, we only decided to try this out because I got a voucher from a group buying site. The restaurant’s ambiance is cozy, with warm lighting and dimmed surroundings giving you that … Continue reading

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Philippines Freedom of Information Act Killed by Congress… Again

Although the Philippines’ Bill of Rights recognizes the people’s right to information on matters of public concern. There is no legislation that sets the procedures for access and disclosure of information and provides penalties for officials who fail to release … Continue reading

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Women’s Sex Strike Brings Peace in the Philippines

According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), women in 2 Mindanao villages ended the armed conflict by refusing to have sex with their husbands unless they stopped laid down their weapons.

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Oprah Winfrey says Shamcey Supsup ‘deserved to win’

According to sources in the internet, Oprah Winfrey said this in an NBC news interview: “I have reservations with the results. If the only basis is the Q and A portion, after having been trimmed down to 5, Ms. Philippines … Continue reading

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Philippine Promos Puzzle Contest

My other website, Philippine Promos, has been doing so well that I decided to give back all the Metrodeal referral points that I have earned through a puzzle contest. This also explains why I have been so busy that I … Continue reading

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