Nikkei: A First Impressions Review

​S and I have dined in so many places in Makati over the years. Fortunately, we haven’t ran out of places to try. We learned about Nikkei, a restaurant serving Japanese food mixed with Peruvian .styles, while scouring the internet for restaurant suggestions. It was the first time I heard of such a mix and […]

Single Origin (Rockwell): A First Impressions Review

Single Origin has been part of my must-visit list for so long, especially after seeing it crop up in my Instagram feed multiple times. When S had to have his bloodwork done early one weekday morning, I took it as a sign for us to have brunch there afterwards. Located right across the Powerplant Mall, Single Origin […]

KL Tower Serviced Residences: The Staycation

I enjoy traveling to different places, but sometimes it’s just not possible to simply pack up and leave. Here’s when staycations become such a big deal for me. It usually entails all the rest and relaxation without the hassle of long commutes and obtaining a lot of travel documents. When my friend Dems invited me to an overnight stay […]

Izakaya Kikufuji (Little Tokyo, Makati): A First Impressions Review

If you’ve been reading this blog for some time, you probably know that Japanese food is my all-time favorite cuisine. Give me sushi anytime and I’m a happy camper! It’s no wonder S and I always end up dining at Japanese places when we don’t have any weekend plans. Izakaya Kikufuji in the Little Tokyo area […]

Le Petit Soufflé: A First Impressions Review

Have you guys heard of Le Petit Soufflé? It’s a café focused on serving French Japanese items, not yet something you see everyday here in Manila. It’s said to be the brainchild of the same person behind Scout’s Honor, a cookie place located at the high-end “food court” of the same mall called Hole in the […]