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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Japanese Restaurant
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“It is a small compound in the bustling Makati, where Filipinos can get a taste of authentic Japanese food without having to leave the country. There are 13 restaurants offering delicious servings of Japanese food that are close to the real thing. Each has an extensive menu and their own specialty”
  • 41 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“The Ayala Museum is an inexpensive way to learn about the history of the Philippines. It is conveniently located at the Greenbelt Mall. The upstairs gold collection is an amazing display. ”
  • 40 locals recommend
Café
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“A small French/American cafe and bakery that specialized in all-day breakfast and lunch.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Same street as Greenbelt Excelsior, this is a great spot for food and to grab some drinks!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
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“A dessert-bakery /breakfast place, that also offers delectable menu items such as hanger steak, kimchi rice, southern fried chicken and fresh pasta for lunch and late dinner. It also offers cocktails.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Comfort Food Restaurant
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“Salmon Donburi and the best staff to serve you whatever else you want to drink or eat.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
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“Really really good ramen in Salcedo Village Makati. Prices is around 500 per dish. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Cool, quiet place to do some work and chill. Their iced or hot Chai Chocolate drink is a must-try for any chocolate lover!”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“Healthy, hearty food. Great pizzas and also try their smoothies and healthy juices”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“A cozy place that serves fresh continental food. Their green salads topped with cheese stand out.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“They have good pizza and pastas although this branch fills up pretty fast , so do come early. They do have several branches so you might wanna check it :) ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This Japanese place is part of a complex called Little Tokyo. While this restaurant is not part of the inner courtyard . You can just head there after having a meal here. The courtyard usually have overpriced items but you can have a drink or dessert there. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“Japanese-Peruvian fushion in a cozy atmosphere. But it's a small restaurant and can get pretty packed.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bistro
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“One of my favorites for Filipino, specifically Ilonggo, food. Its the food I grew up on!”
  • 10 locals recommend
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“Thai Cuisine It can be very hard to find quality food with Western quality service in Manila. This place never disappoints and the price is very reasonable as well. Can't speak highly enough of the food or the staff.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“You are probably wondering where you can find a place to buy all those Filipino goods? Please go to Kultura at SM Makati. Price range depends on the items you choose but I would not say that every thing thing is sustainable. There are other brands for that ”
  • 3 locals recommend