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The Manila Hotel’s Lobby Lounge reopens

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  As quarantine restrictions have been eased a bit in NCR Plus, The Manila Hotel has reopened its Lobby Lounge on May 24, 2021, Monday after the temporary suspension of dining services due to the enhanced community quarantine.

Eid al-Fitr eats: The Manila Hotel Café Ilang-Ilang offers halal-certified food for takeout and delivery

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Muslims around the world celebrate the end of the fasting period of Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Breaking the Fast this week.  It is celebrated through prayer, gifts, and lavish feast. While the country is predominantly Catholic, Islam is the second largest religion in the country. No wonder, Filipinos have become fond of Halal foods. Halal food is prepared following a set of Islamic dietary laws and regulations that determine what is permissible, lawful and clean. Any dish can be halal, as long as the meat used is religiously slaughtered and no pork or alcohol is involved. The Manila Hotel’s Café Ilang Ilang has a Halal kitchen certified by the Muslim Mindanao Halal Certification Board. This kitchen dedicated to Halal food preparation serves Indian and Middle Eastern-inspired halal dishes will whet your appetite and pay homage to its traditional roots. Designed for proper breaking of the fast, The Manila Hotel’s Ramadan Special Halal Home Buffet set comes with dried dates

Must-try: Sisig pizza! | Flying House at home

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The Eatventurers tried out something new yesterday, it’s sisig-flavored pizza from Flying House. We were ordering ribeye steak when we stumbled upon the sisig pizza from their menu.  Our curiosity brought us to order this pizza with a twist.

Review: Must-try home-cooked meals with a heart from Every Ounce

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There’s nothing like home-cooked meals. Good thing, Every ounce is already sharing their specialties to the public.

Got our brownie fix! | Ft. The Desserterie by Beatrice

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We just got our brownie fix this quarantine and it’s from The Desserterie by Beatrice. 

Review: The Pantry Project Manila's Badass Bopis

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During the quarantine period, several businesses have emerged with home cooks finally sharing their best-kept specialty dishes to the public. The Pantry Project Manila , an "online pantry," recently opened its doors to local culinary trailblazers and provided them with an online platform where they can share and sell their select and promising dishes. Among these select dishes is what they call “badass bopis” carefully crafted by Tita Belen who is also the owner of Marta’s. Tita Belen’s bopis dish recipe was handed to her for years and she is finally sharing it the local online community. “I am sharing this because I love the advocacy that The Pantry Project Manila has. I hope they can help more of our people. It is important during these times, we help and reach out. And what better way to do that, than thru food!” she said. Badass bopis is not your basic bopis because aside from being an heirloom recipe, it is meticulously prepared and is 100% clean and safe. It