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A family day is never complete without a good restaurant enjoyed by the whole family. We totally understand that looking for kid-friendly restaurants might be a pain (especially for picky eaters), so we’ve rounded up only the best for you to enjoy – minus the fuss!
Vanderlust – Tomas Morato
Taking inspiration from their European honeymoon, the owners believe that dining should come with an unforgettable experience thus their feature of the Schneeball hammer. They also have a great roster of menu favorites for any family member to enjoy. Read our full feature here.
Insider tip: Add P50 to any non-alcoholic drink and get a free serving of their hot churros!
Wadough’s – Maginhawa
Wadough’s is a whimsical cake and dessert cafe that specializes in out-of-the-box and Instagram-worthy pastries. They also offer all-day breakfast meals, coffees, light snacks, and customized cakes for special events.
Snacks and Ladders – Maginhawa
Snacks & Ladders is the ultimate playground for all ages. For only P150 consumable fee, the whole family gets unlimited access to all the board games, life-size chess, snakes & ladders – with unique treats to match. A must-try is their Pine-Chili Chickmate and Twisturon Con Chocolate.
Blake’s Wings & Steaks – Katipunan
Sunday lunch is probably the most important meal of the week but it’s important that you don’t hurt your wallet in the process. Luckily, Blake’s Wings & Steaks provides the best service, prices, and quality food to match. From their hefty portions to their cozy ambiance, this family owned restaurant is surely your next fave. Read our full feature here.
Fun fact: Blake's is named after their family dog
The Lost Bread – various branches
The Lost Bread is a homegrown dessert cafe specializing in French toasts and over-the-top milkshakes. You might recognize them from their first milkshake kiosk at the StrEAT Food Park in Maginhawa. Now with a branch in SM Megamall and The Yard Underground in Pasig, they’re taking the Metro by storm with their unique sweet concoctions.
Insider tip: Enjoy Buy 1 Get 1 Sorbe-Toasts from The Lost Bread!
The Breakfast Experience – Tomas Morato
The Breakfast Experience is an all-day breakfast diner specializing in extra fluffy pancakes served with fresh fruits and other toppings, unique milkshake concoctions, as well as other breakfast comfort favorites. Read more here.
Stacy’s – Bonifacio Global City
If you’re looking for a quaint place, Stacy’s is definitely your answer. Bring your kids over for some pretend play in their indoor garden or throw a tea party with good treats. A must-try is their Stacy Jones Tapa with tender yakiniku cut beef sirloin.
Insider tip: They accept private birthday parties and events!
Staple and Perk – Chino Roces
#PerkUpYourDay with Staple and Perk as they will definitely not disappoint. This cafe and bakery caters to everyone from decadent pastries to tasty meals. They even provide great interiors for private events and holidays for everyone in the family to enjoy. Must try is their Fiery Sichuan Chicken Salad!
Fun fact: They're open for 24 hours!
Freezer Burn – Bonifacio High Street
Living up to their name, Freezer Burn let’s you freeze from their ice desserts paired with hot treats. With experimental gelato by Tasteless Group’s Chef Miko and Kristine, their menu favorites are their Think Mints, Morning Glory, and Milk Shakes.
Genki Sushi – Fort Bonifacio
Now this is a must if you’re going after a hearty family meal with a twist. Genki Sushi from Japan is the pioneer of Kaiten Sushi, or sushi served on a revolving conveyor belt (like a sushi train!) Menu highlights includes a variety of fresh sushi, maki, ramen, tempura and more for the kids to enjoy.
Tokyo Bubble Tea – multiple branches
Tokyo Bubble Tea is a local homegrown bubble tea concept founded by McWilson Group of restaurants in 2007. It is one of the pioneers in introducing the Asian phenomenon that is the milk tea.
This family-friendly restaurant goes the extra mile by giving kids (and kids-at-heart) a cute dining experience! From faces on your milk tea, to completing a meal with a childhood drink. Check out these bubbly dishes:
Bengal Brew – Cubao
Bengal Brew is the world’s first Bengal cat cafe set in a rainforest-themed playground. Perfect for animal loving kids, this cafe concept by TV director and Bengal cat enthusiast Don Michael Perez features delicious sandwiches, cakes, pastries and coffee while petting the bengal cats and dogs around!
Fun fact: They also sell clothes for your pet cat or dog to strike a paws in!
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