Il Ponticello is Back and All Grown Up


Il Ponticello is one of the restaurants on my forever expanding list from many years ago. I was not able to visit it to try their Italian menu and by the time I got a chance it became more of a party/hangout place which is not my scene. I finally got my chance to visit when they reopened under new … [Read more...]

What’s Cooking at Nomama Capitol Commons

nomama capitol commons

The first time I tried Nomama was when it had a pre-opening dinner many years ago at their old branch in Quezon City (now closed).  Chef Him Uy de Baron served up some fusion Japanese that came out of his many travels in the Land of the Rising Sun. We were trying some new dishes Chef Him recently … [Read more...]

Sango The Burger Master Reopens in Katipunan


Sango The Burger Master has re-opened in Katipunan after the brand was acquired by a new company last year. Sango started in Creekside, Makati in 2006 and had been getting customers because of their unique burger with a tomato based meat sauce called Master Burger. I've been to Sango The Burger … [Read more...]

Niu by Vikings in SM Aura Premier

Niu by Vikings

Niu by Vikings is the groups most luxurious and ambitious venture to date. Niu means "nine" in the Viking language and symbolizes the ninth restaurant in the Vikings group. Located at the 6th level of SM Aura Premier, it has wonderful views of Taguig. The easiest way to access the is via the express … [Read more...]

New Resto: Gourmet Gypsy Art Cafe in Quezon City


Gourmet Gypsy Art Cafe is a nice little restaurant along Roces Ave., in Quezon City. We stumbled upon it yesterday after our original dinner place, Rub Ribs (new location also on Roces) was jam packed. Gourmet Gypsy Art is owned by Chef Waya Araos-Wijangco, formerly of Kiss The Cook Gourmet in … [Read more...]