Reviews

Lola Remedios, A Review

When your work entails talking every day, it is easy to develop a sore throat. Your throat gets dry and uncomfortable. It can become tough to speak. I recently mentioned this to my sister and...

Make healthy food choices

Growing up I was tall and slim and had a very fast metabolism.  I could eat anything I wanted, so I did.  Fast food, junk food, home-cooked meals, restaurant food, pastries, bread, pasta, rice,...

4 must-try Noche Buena classic dishes with a twist

Food has always been a big part of every celebration. As Filipinos are known for having the grandest Christmas celebration in the world, there will surely be tables filled with unique and festive dishes...

Salamat sa alaga, Lola Remedios

Have you heard of Lola Remedios?  No, she isn’t the kindly grandmother who lives down the street who dotes over her apos and all the kids who come visit her in the neighborhood.  But...
tea and sunshine

Tea and Sunshine Brewed Iced Tea, A Review

A classmate of mine from high school, Isay Palma Singson, makes brewed iced tea which she used to sell to hotels and restaurants before ECQ.  This bottled iced tea is made with three key...

Hackensack

Have you ever wanted to eat in a diner? Do you miss the A&W rootbeer float? Are you just looking for another place to eat burgers that isn't part of a chain? Then look no...
Yakikai facade

Yakikai

Yakikai - sounds Japanese, right? But it's actually a fusion restaurant, mostly Korean, some Japanese. Yes, it is another unlimited meat grill restaurant but it's definitely worth a visit. Yakikai is located just off Tomas...
Yakikai

Yakikai Grill and Fusion Buffet, A Review

Yakikai, what a funny name to say. :)  'Tis the season to forget about that diet and indulge, as they say, and Yakikai is definitely a place to indulge our appetite. :)  A couple...
Prime Samgyupsal

Prime Samgyupsal

Check out Prime Samgyupsal if you're looking for a reasonably priced Korean bbq grill. Located on Sct. Castor, just off Tomas Morato, Prime Samgyupsal looks like a regular house on a quiet street. I'd...

Yoshi-meat-su

I met up with some friends today and we tried the food at Yoshi-Meat-Su. It’s a tiny restaurant but I don’t think anyone will really mind the size of the place. It’s the kind...