food

Dim Yum Seafood Restaurant Adds More Flavor to Obrero!

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Dim Yum serves a wide array of delectable dishes, from rice, buns and noodles to pork, chicken, beef, vegetable and seafood viands.

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Zabs Buffet Restaurant and Catering Services: Worth Repeated Visits!

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Zabs Buffet Restaurant has been serving dishes buffet-style since August 2011, and continues to bring its different culinary creations to the local market.

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The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf’s 2017 Giving Journals

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The unique and heart-warming part about the CBTL Giving Journal is that it is designed to remind the user the essence of the season, and that is giving.

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Taishozan Japanese Restaurant: Asian Food Favorites In Obrero

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Obrero has seen the sprouting of food establishments one after another, including the Japanese restaurant Taishozan.

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Siggy’s Davao Lechon Liempo, Crispo and Sigchon

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Siggy's banner product is lechon liempo, which tastes like classic liempo but with lechon skin. Other main products are crispy lechon liempo and sisig lechon.

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Tomodachi Japanese Cuisine: Tsunami of Flavors in a Small Space

Tomodachi Chicken Teriyaki

One of the hottest Japanese diners in town is Tomodachi Japanese Cuisine, conveniently located in the rising food district of Obrero.

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Mamu’s Recipe for a Smooth and Creamy Leche Flan

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Check out Mamu's leche flan recipe and try preparing this smooth, creamy dessert made of milk and eggs for the holidays!

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Nonong Grill: 3-in-1 Food Haven in Torres

Nonong Grill Honey Pork Roast

The simple and unassuming Nonong Grill in Torres also houses long-time local favorite Sy Bee Tin and milk tea haven 7Tea.

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Burgers and Board Games: Food and Fun in One Shop!

Burgers in Burgers and Board Games

Burgers and Board Games offers you not WiFi passwords, but good old board games. Enjoy your burgers over fun games with friends and family!

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Enjoying Good Food with Good Life

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We recently had a taste of Good Life Bihon and Good Life Sotanghon, courtesy of Fly Ace Corporation as well as of Mamu Julie's excellent cooking.

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Modern Makeover for New Davao Famous Restaurant

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The New Davao Famous Restaurant just had a makeover, promising better Chinese family-style dining experience for Dabawenyos.

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Espetada – House of the Hanging Chicken in Obrero

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Espetada offers 4 main house specialties -- Reyna Espetada (chicken thigh), King Espetada (chicken breast), Seafood Espetada (shrimp, squid and fish) and Beef Espetada.

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Happy Cakes: Yummy Desserts to Lift Your Mood

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Happy Cakes by Zeny M. Home Cafe serves home-baked specialty cakes, sandwiches, pasta and rice meals as well as tea, coffee, milkshakes and juice blends.

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Yolks Flower Cafe + Cupcakery: Dainty, Decadent, Delicious!

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Yolks Flower Cafe + Cupcakery is a floral-themed restaurant that offers unique fusion dishes, decadent cakes and pastries, and flower arrangements.

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Marco Polo Davao Celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival with Osmanthus Gold Mooncakes

Osmanthus Gold Mooncakes for the Mid-Autumn Festival (Photo from Marco Polo Davao)

As part of its celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival this year, Marco Polo Davao is showcasing delectable and exquisite Osmanthus Gold Mooncakes.

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Sweet Perfections Makes Awesome Customized Cupcakes

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Sweet Perfections, a cupcake shop based in Davao City, is in the business of creating fancy and unique cupcakes to tickle the fancy of dessert lovers.

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Marco Polo Davao Launches Oh! Pomelo Menu and Earl Grape Iced Tea

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Marco Polo Davao recently launched a special signature pomelo-based menu called Oh! Pomelo, and its signature Earl Grape Iced Tea.

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South by Mouth at SM Lanang Premier Features Davao’s Must-Try Gourmet Food

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South by Mouth,the first-ever region-wide food festival in Mindanao, is happening at SM Lanang Premier on August 19 to 21, from 4pm to 10pm.

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RBG Bar & Grill Launches Boodle Fight Rematch for Kadayawan 2016

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Boodle Fight Rematch is a gastronomic feast that features some of the best dishes that best represent Davao City, all presented in a massive boodle platter.

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Cafe Marco Presents 11 Tribes Mindanaoan Buffet for Kadayawan

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To highlight the tribes of Davao for Kadayawan, Marco Polo Davao is launching 11 Tribes Mindanaoan Buffet, a special menu at Cafe Marco.

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Potions Grille and Restobar Unveils Fusion Cuisine

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Potions Grille and Restobar started out as a beverage and liquor bar in Plaza de Bole at Torres Street, but has now grown into a full-service restaurant.

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Vikings Celebrates DU30 Inauguration With Free Meal For People in Their 30’s!

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In celebration of President Rodrigo Duterte's inauguration, Vikings is letting people 30 to 39 years old eat for FREE. Read more details here.

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Basic Character Bento Workshop With Sky Language Center and Tupperware

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Want to elevate the visual artistry of your everyday baon? Learn the basics of charaben through the Basic Character Bento Workshop by Sky Language Center and Tupperware.

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Malagos Chocolate Wins Silver at 2016 Academy of Chocolate Awards

Malagos Chocolate products (image from the company Facebook page)

Malagos 100% Unsweetened Chocolate wins a Silver Award at the Academy of Chocolate 2016 Awards in London, UK.

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Port Cafe: Affordable Dining at Gaisano Mall of Toril

Grilled Pork Belly at Port Cafe, Gaisano Mall of Toril

We recently visited Port Cafe at Gaisano Mall of Toril for a quick dinner after watching a movie. Check out its spacious and well-lit interiors!

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TAPS: Revisiting The Breakfast Hub of Davao

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TAPS, the city's default breakfast-inspired restaurant, has been around for decades, and so we decided to check in on its Duterte branch recently.

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Gelato On The Road: Healthy Vegan Ice Cream At Roxas Street

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Gelato On The Road comes at an opportune time when Dabawenyos are moving towards healthier and yummier food choices. Check them out at Roxas Night Market!

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Azon’s Boneless Lechon Changes The Way Davao Enjoys Lechon

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Azon's Boneless Lechon earns plus points for its good location, affordable prices, and its oh-so-yummy lechon. Read our review on Azon's at Matina.

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Hitolicious Place: Flavorful Hito In Bangkal

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Hitolicious Place is an al fresco dining establishment that offers its signature dish Lechon Hito. Don't forget to feast on their must-try Deep Fried Hito!

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What’s Brewing in South Brews Coffee Shop?

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South Brews is located at the second floor of NCCC Mall of Davao.

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Wild Garlic Brings Southern Luzon Flavor To Davao City

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Hidden in one of the famous neighborhoods in Ma-a, Wild Garlic boasts of authentic Southern Luzon dishes and a cozy and homey ambience.

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Serenitea Celebrates Christmas With Holiday Offerings

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Serenitea makes your holiday season extra special with its many Yuletide offerings: the Serenitea 2016 Diary, Choco Holiday Series, and Jumbo Cup Promo!

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Woodberry Cafe Brings History and Culture To The Coffee Scene

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Unlike many of the recent coffee shops that evoke a more modern vibe, Woodberry Cafe harks back to the rich Philippine culture and history.

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HBD Krispy Kreme: Buy Box of 6 Original Glazed for P78!

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Krispy Kreme is celebrating its birthday on July 13, 2015 (Monday) with an awesome offer: Buy half dozen Original Glazed doughnuts for P78!

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Jollibee Relaunches ‘I Love You Sabado’ Campaign

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Prepare to relive the Pinoy tradition of making Saturdays a time for family bonding with Jollibee's "I Love You Sabado" campaign.

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Curry Express: Affordable Authentic Indian Cuisine in Davao

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Curry Express is a breath of fresh air in the Davao food scene with its exquisitely delicious Indian dishes at ultra-friendly prices.

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Seafood Island for Seafood Bonding Extreme

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At Seafood Island, diners eat boodle-style, which means everything is served on banana leaves and everyone can just dig in.

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5 Products To Try at SM Lanang Premier’s Lanang Weekend Market

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Visit the Lanang Weekend Market at SM Lanang Premier to try out these five all-natural products.

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5 Affordable Eats Near PWC Davao For Less Than P80

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If you know where to look, you can find great food that’s within your budget and near the school! Check out these affordable foodie stops near PWC Davao.

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Malagos Chocolate Wins Bronze Award in 2015 Academy of Chocolate Awards

Malagos Chocolate products (image from the company Facebook page)

The Academy of Chocolate has bestowed a Bronze Award for Best Unflavoured Drinking Chocolate to Malagos Chocolate for its 100% unsweetened chocolate drink.

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7-Eleven Davao Opens First Store In Abreeza Mall

The first 7-Eleven store in Mindanao just opened! [Photo from Abreeza Mall]

The first 7-Eleven store in Mindanao opened in Abreeza Mall Davao today, April 27, 2015. Visit 7-Eleven Davao to enjoy staples such as Gulp and Slurpee!

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4 Most Popular Banana Snacks in Davao City Streets

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If you are a fan of eating saging in Davao, then you probably know these four popular banana snacks in Davao City streets. Let the drooling begin!

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‎Extraordinarylicious ‬Jollibee Glazed Chickenjoy

Jollibee honey glazed chickenjoy

‎Have you tried the Jollibee Glazed Chickenjoy?

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Coffee Cat: Why We Had 2 Visits Within 1 Week

Coffee Cat hot drink, cold drink and dessert

Coffee Cat offers a nice place to work or hangout with friends over hot or cold beverages, hot meals and desserts!

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Feast on Grilled Ribs at Nonong Grill in Torres!

Nonong Grill

Nonong Grill's specialty is Grilled Ribs, which you may enjoy in small (P145), medium (P160), large (P180) and extra large (P200) sizes.

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Stumbling Upon 5 Star Chicken

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5 Star Chicken serves good old-fashioned juicy, crispy, yummy fried chicken.

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Suka at Sili Bar and Grill at Davao Airport

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In our most recent trip, we ate at Suka at Sili Bar and Grill, located at the left side of the terminal entrance at the Davao airport.

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Calamansi Juice Wars: Fave in Davao

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What's your favorite commercially available ready-to-drink calamansi juice in Davao?

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Balai Coffee n Spa: Comfort and Style in One House

Balai Coffee n Spa

We recently visited Tagum and got introduced to Balai Coffee n Spa, a house-themed coffee shop that is great for family bonding or hanging out with friends!

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Goodbye, Merco: A Salute To Davao Comfort Food

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As we bid goodbye to Merco restaurants, here are some pictures of the dishes and desserts that have made Merco so memorable to Dabawenyos.

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