Food Trip: 5 Hotels with Filipino Cuisine

Indulge your taste buds at one of these Filipino restaurants.

By Nigel Maranan
February 25, 2014

Are you craving authentic Filipino cuisine? You won’t have to travel far because these hotels in Metro Manila serve the real thing. Enjoy everything from a serving of rich kare-kare  to savory pork adobo. Read on to find out which hotel restaurant you should dine at.  

The Legend Villas

Located along Pioneer Street in Mandaluyong City, The Legend Villas offers guests an elegant take on Filipino flavors at Lola Maria Restaurant. Enjoy meals cooked home-style by the restaurant’s top Filipino chefs. Make sure to try their lunch buffet, which includes dishes like nutty kare-kare and create-your-own halo-halo.

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White Knight Hotel

White Knight Hotel in Intramuros houses Coco Bango Café and Restaurant, which boasts  a unique dining experience that showcases generations of Filipino cuisine. Try their kaldereta cooked in rich beef stew. It is served with veggies and steamed rice. Savor the flavors of their crispy pata, which will have you craving for more.

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The Herald Suites

If you are staying at The Herald Suites, dine at the hotel’s restaurant, Café Mondo. Their 12-hour pork adobo—slowly cooked pork belly with herbs and spices—is served with a native-style salad and steamed white rice.

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The Mabuhay Manor
Enjoy regional cuisine when you dine at Lola’s Restaurant at The Mabuhay Manor. The restaurant is perfect for family get-togethers and light snack meetings. Bestsellers are their bistek Filipino, kare-kare, bibingka, and fresh buko.

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The Heritage Hotel

Being one of the premier restaurants in Manila, Riviera Café at the Heritage Hotel is the place to visit for the finest Filipino flavors. All dishes at the Riviera Café are also Halal-certified for Muslim guests.

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