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Check out the top 10 most loved restaurants this month in Manila, based on user favorites from Booky, the #1 food app in the Philippines.
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10. Pub Express – SM Manila
Last month’s #7
Pub Express is one of the casual Manila restaurants that serves all-day breakfasts and java rice meals that pack a flavorful punch. It’s for those who want quick and affordable meals. It’s not for those who want a vegetarian meal. We recommend their best seller, the Baby Back Ribs served with java rice and atchara. Insider tip: With Booky, you can Buy 1 Get 1 Rangoons or Creamy Kawali!
9. Cha Tuk Chak – Lucky Chinatown Mall
Authentic and accessible Thai cuisine is headed your way courtesy of Cha Tuk Chak! Enjoy Cha Tuk Chak’s blend of fresh and bold signature drinks and sip into an exciting world of flavor. It’s for people who are fans or who want to try out Thai milk tea. It’s not for people looking for the usual pearl milk tea. We recommend their Cha Yen, it’s authentic Thai Milk Tea! Insider tip: You can Buy 1 Get 1 Thai Emerald, Koko Yen, and Cha Khiao!
8. Red Baron Ribs & Steaks – Sta. Cruz
Last month’s #9
Red Baron Ribs and Steaks defines itself as a “value for money” casual dining restaurant that serves good quality meals that caters to the community, foodies and car enthusiasts. They specialize in different kinds of steaks and pork ribs. It’s for meat lovers looking for a good value. It’s not for people starting out a vegan diet. We recommend their Lamb Steak and their Ribs.
7. Dairy Queen – Robinsons Place Manila
Last month’s #6
Dairy Queen truly is the queen when it comes to satisfying ice cream and other frozen dessert treats. From blizzards to ice cream cakes to dilly bars, Dairy Queen is sure to put a smile on your face! It’s for those who love every variation of ice cream! It’s not for those expecting the usual scoop. We recommend their Dilly Bar and Oreo Blizzard.
6. Gong Cha – SM Manila
Last month’s #2
Gong Cha serves milk tea, fruit juices, ice smoothies, brewed tea, chocolate beverages, and coffee. There are over 170 outlets worldwide spreading from Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Macau, China, Malaysia, and the Philippines. It’s for those riding that Korean wave of treats! It’s not for those who like their milk plain. Our insider tip is to enjoy Buy 1 Get 1 Gong Cha Milk Brown Sugar, GC Milk Alisan Tea, or Banana MIlk with Booky!
G/F SM Manila, San Marcelino, Ermita, Manila
5. Bubble Wraps – Robinsons Place Manila
Wrap your head around these unique desserts. Bubble Wraps takes the concept of bubble waffles, soft serve, and bubble tea and combines it all in one delicious package. It’s for people who are fans of the egg waffles you’d usually find at Hong Kong and Macau. It’s not for those looking for the typical breakfast waffle on a plate. We recommend their Cococa Waffle and Milk Tea soft serve variants!
4. Holy Grill – Taft Ave.
The search for the Holy Grill is over! Blessing BBQ believers with the best selling rib eye in Taft along with a slew of hot-off-the-grill classics such as pork liempo and chicken barbecue, Holy Grill guarantees a fun and filling dining experience that is sure to answer your hungry prayers. It’s for people who love fresh off the grill dishes. It’s not for those who don’t want to smell like their grilled food afterwards. We recommend their Solo Ribeye Steak.
3.Black Scoop Café – Lucky Chinatown Mall
From the sweet-toothed geniuses behind Infinitea comes Black Scoop Cafe, your next favorite dessert stop! Serving up soft serve innovations such as milk tea ice cream and the like, we dare you to resist these creatively addictive flavors! It’s for people who love cozy nooks to go along with their desserts. It’s not for people looking for the usual ice cream desserts. We recommend their Wintermelon Milk Tea and their adventurous flavours like their White Rabbit Soft Serve!
2. Serenitea – Robinsons Place Manila
Last month’s #4
A tried and true milk tea staple, Serenitea has proven itself time and again as one of the premier milk tea spots in the country. Get hooked on one of their incredible and freshly brewed drinks today! It’s for those craving for classic and delicious milk tea. It’s not for those looking to lose extra pounds. We recommend one of their bestsellers, Wintermelon Milk Tea.
1. Crepes & Cream – Robinsons Place Manila
Last month’s #1
Crepes and Cream is a dessert shop that offers the best sweet and savory crepes around town. It’s for those who like a twist on familiar breakfast dishes. It’s not for those who want to sit and dine. Our insider tip: With Booky, you can Get Vanilla Nutella Crepe and Death by Chocolate!
2/F Robinsons Place Manila, Adriatico St, Ermita, Manila
So, did your favorite restaurants in Manila make the list? Remember that your buds count, so don’t forget to always cast your votes! You can vote for them by clicking ‘Add to Favorites’ on the Booky app—we tally them each month to see the city’s best picks.