A certain hero themed cafe made it to the list!
If you’re in the mood for a food trip, then Mandaluyong is definitely one destination that you won’t want to miss! From the countless, incredible SM Megamall restaurants, to all the other great local food joints around Shaw and Kapitolyo, Mandaluyong is not lacking in must-try dining options.
So, are you ready to taste the best of what these Mandaluyong restaurants have to offer? You’re in luck since we’ve gathered a list of the most loved restaurants voted by Booky users themselves! Spoiler alert: one inventively sweet dessert stop has been the most loved Mandaluyong restaurant for 6 months straight!
10. Tsujiri – The Podium
Founded in 1860, Tsujiri is a 155-year old Japanese matcha branch from Uji Kyoto, Japan. Serving authentic matcha products, Tsujiri is also the pioneer of matcha desserts. It’s for matcha lovers looking for quality matcha dishes and drinks. It’s not for people who don’t want to spend much on dessert. We recommend their Houjicha, Tsujiri Sundae, and Chocolate Lava Cake with Matcha Soft Serve. Insider tip: Get Buy 1 Get 1 Black Crunch Sundae for only
9. Nikkei – The Podium
Nikkei is the first Peruvian-Japanese sushi bar in Manila headed by Argentinian Chef Christian Cejas. ‘Nikkei’ is a term that describes Peruvian cuisine culturally inspired by the Japanese; it is the latest food trend in Europe. It’s for adventurous eaters who love to try new cuisines. It’s not for people looking for party-sized servings. We recommend the Samon Belly Nigiri, Miso Kurobuta, Seared Tuna, Kobi Nigiri Sushi, and Parmesan Scallops. Insider tip: With Booky, you can get up to ₱250 off your bill!
8. Gringo – SM Megamall
Gringo is a homegrown restaurant serving Latin American and Tex-Mex specialties such as ribs, chicken, burritos, and more. It’s a quick and casual concept brought to us by the same group behind the Tokyo Bubble Tea franchise. It’s for office goers’ lunch breaks, quick bites, and after-work drinks. It’s not for foodies looking for many rice meal options. We recommend the Southern Spice Chicken, Gringo Baby Back Ribs, Truffle Queso Quesadilla, and Crispy Taco. Insider tip: You can ask for a kids menu for the little ones and get up to ₱200 off your bill with Booky.
7. DC Superheroes Cafe – SM Megamall Fashion Hall
DC Superheroes Cafe is the first themed cafe dedicated to the DC universe. Keeping true to their theme, they don’t only have hero-centric interiors but also unique superhero-inspired dishes. It’s for those who are huge fans of the DC universe. It’s not for those who are looking for cuisine specific dishes. Insider tip: With Booky, you can get up to ₱500 off your bill!
6. Ganso-Shabuway – Shangri-La Plaza
Last month’s # 4
Ganso-Shabuway is an international franchise form California that offers Japanese style hot pot. They serve all-natural grass fed beef, fresh produce and other hot pot toppings. It’s for people who are looking for a healthier dining option. It’s not for sushi lovers. We recommend the Set B (for 2) with Spicy Miso broth, Wagyu beef set, and their Seafood Deluxe Set. We’ve been reading great reviews about their dipping sauces, so make sure to try those as well. Our insider tip is: every order of single or sharing shabu-shabu set comes with unlimited rice, soup refills, and dipping sauces.
5. Pezzo – SM Megamall
Last month’s # 10
A pizza joint that offers Singaporean, carnival-themed pizza, at Pezzo you can get new flavors in every slice. It’s for those who want to try the whole menu but can’t be bothered to order whole pizzas. It’s not for those who aren’t passionate about pizza. Insider tip: You can get 2 Whole Pans for
₱1058 ₱529 and Pezzo Box of 3s for ₱558 ₱279.
4. Tori Chizu – SM Megamall
Last month’s # 3
Tori Chizu is a restaurant that offers Japanese-influenced dishes infused with Eastern and Western flavors. It’s for those who love cheesy dishes and flavorful fried chicken. It’s not for those who want to eat their dishes family style. Insider tip: With Booky, you can get a Hambagu Doria Meal and 1-pc Japanese Style Chicken Meal for only
3. Pound by Todd English – SM Megamall
Pound by Todd English is an old-school counter-style burger joint with a 1920s speakeasy vibe. They pride themselves in using the freshest ingredients and making everything in-house, allowing us to experience a serious, fancy upgrade in the Philippines’ burger game. It’s for burger crawlers who are fans of Todd English Food Hall. It’s not for vegans. We recommend the T.E. Crispy Chicken Burger, Amsterdam Burger, and Pound Burger. Insider tip: When you use Booky, you can claim their Buy 1 Get 1 Secret Slider.
2. Sunnies Cafe – SM Megamall
1, 406 Favorites
Last month’s # 2
Sunnies Cafe is the spin-off cafe of eyewear power brand, Sunnies Studios. It is LA-inspired and got us covered from brunch to dinner, and coffee to cocktails. It’s for people looking for an Instagram-worthy moment, from food to space. We recommend the Crispy Tacos, Chicken and Waffles, White Truffle Cream Pasta, and their famous Funfetti.
Insider tip: Enjoy Buy 1 Get 1 Crisy Honey Garlic Chicken Bowl, Beef Kimchi Bowl, Spinach Mushroom Omelette, and Americano with Booky!
1. The Lost Bread – SM Megamall
Last month’s # 1
The Lost Bread is a container shop that specializes in over-the-top milkshakes, while The Lost Bread HQ offers a more well-rounded menu that includes all-day modern Pinoy brunch menu, specialty French toasts, unique desserts, blue soft serve ice cream and a new collection of overshakes. It’s for the locals and students living, studying or working in the area. It’s not for party groups as it may be difficult to look for seats. We recommend the Fried Mashed Potato Balls, Sinigang Beef Sukiyaki and Beef Tapa with Coffee Rice. For desserts, try their Blue Soft Serve, limited Matcha Flan and milkshakes.
Fun fact: You can get Buy 1 Get 1 Sub-zero Soft Serve Cup, Craft Your Own Soft-Serve Cone, and Overshakes in 3 flavors, and Milk tea Milkshakes in 3 flavors with Booky!
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