Red Ribbon opens 500th store in Lapu-Lapu City

Red Ribbon recently opened its 500th store on MV Patalinghug Jr. Avenue inside the Pueblo Verde Mactan Economic Zone II in Lapu-Lapu City. The opening is a testament to the burgeoning market that is Cebu and its strong love for the brand. This 63-hectare PEZA-registered, mixed-used economic zone is home to 14,000 employees while playing…

Enjoy Hai Shin Lou Cebu bestsellers in Lucky Trio Sets

Good things do come in threes and this holds true at Hai Shin Lou Cebu as we bring you Lucky Trio Sets! We’ve combined three bestsellers into a set meal good for two to three persons. Enjoy these delicious and authentic Cantonese dishes with family and friends now!

Celebrate the Spirit of Sinulog at Marco Polo Plaza Cebu

The tradition continues at Marco Polo Plaza Cebu! We always kickstart the year by celebrating Sinulog with our most beloved Culinary Journey, Sugbusog. This year, as we continue to find ways to keep the tradition and celebration alive while having the safety and security of guests in mind, we are offering you Sugbusog on a…

PLDT, Smart equip MSMEs for digital pivot

In the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic when all types of businesses were reeling from quarantine measures, it was feared that only giant corporations would survive. Today, less than a year later, the prognosis looks to be changing. Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) appeared to have defied the odds, emerging resilient in the…

Online-only resto Snappy offers great food for quick orders

A technology start-up has teamed up with an award-winning chef to create the first ever online only restaurant Snappy! at www.snappy.com.ph to provide flavorful, chef-crafted creations in a snap. Snappy! Co-founder Ryan Tan said during the virtual media launch on December 11 that they hope to revolutionize the food industry by making available delectable menu…

DOT, Grassroots Travel, Smart join hands to mount Kulinarya sa North Cebu Webinar

Smarter tourism in the new normal In the Philippines, Culinary Tourism and Farm or Agritourism have been identified by the Department of Tourism (DOT) as two of the niche markets it would like to tap and promote. It is for this reason that the DOT, Grassroots Travel, and PLDT-Smart recently organized a two-day webinar entitled…

Nestlé Philippines shifts to paper straws in ready-to-drink products

Nestlé Philippines is switching from plastic to paper straws for its ready-to-drink (RTD) products – a move that will eliminate 130 metric tons of plastic straws by yearend. The move is the first of its kind and scale in the country. The shift is part of its global commitment to make 100 percent of its…

10 fun areas to dine in at SM

Who says social distancing while eating out can’t be fun? As dine-in services resume in the new normal, SM malls nationwide are offering a new and safer dining experience for shoppers who want to satisfy their cravings and have a good time with family and friends. As part of its #DineInSM campaign, SM malls have…

Marco Polo Cebu food faves now for pick-up at 20% off

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu is giving its patrons a delicious offer for July. When you order from the hotel’s Food Faves menu, they will give you a 20% discount on your total bill. The Marco Polo Food Faves Menu offers over 30 of their bestselling items. It has signature ala carte items such as Classic…

Hai Shin Lou Cebu ready for pick-up, delivery

You can now enjoy the mouth-watering dishes of top Cebu restaurant Hai Shin Lou Cebu in the comfort of your home. Order from a takeaway menu featuring 30 of their bestselling dishes. The takeaway menu features the best of their appetizers, roasting, soup, seafood, fowl, beef, pork, vegetables, rice noodles, and fried rice.

Pizza Hut reopens more branches, offers take-out options

Enjoying pizza, pasta and other treats is now more convenient as Pizza Hut reopens more branches around the country and introduces new ways to take out your favorite dishes. Whatever Pizza Hut specialty you’re craving for, you can have it to-go from your nearest Pizza Hut Branch. With quarantine measures being loosened, Pizza Hut has…

How do you like your sikwate? Batirol serves it with mint, salted caramel, or honey

Iced and served three different ways. Batirol by The Chocolate Chamber is putting a new spin to the chocolate drink made from pure cacao liquor known locally as “sikwate”. Anthony Choa, who oversees Batirol in Robinsons Cybergate Cebu, said they now offer three new flavors to iced sikwate: Mint, Salted Caramel, and Honey.

Manila Chocolatier promotes Filipino culture with chocolate flavors

With such chocolate flavors as barako coffee, banana cue, and salabat, Manila Chocolatier has managed to create a world class product that pays homage to Filipino flavors. Now available at the Kultural Filipino store in SM City Cebu, the chocolates also come in the delectable tastes of kalamansi, ube, Palawan honey, buko pandan, leche flan,…

Wine and dine with your Valentine date in Oakridge Executive Club

Take your Valentine’s date to a premium dining experience for lunch or dinner at the Oakridge Executive Club. Make your Valentine’s Day memorable with great food in a venue that offers a spectacular view of the city. The business lounge is offering a Wine & Dine Valentine’s Special that offers a 3-course menu for lunch…

Menya Hachi cooks up union of Japanese, Hawaian flavors

With such ramen dishes as Cheese Bari Kote, Shoyu, and Oxtail and specials like Mochiko Chicken and Loco Moco, Menya Hachi in Ayala Malls Central Bloc aims to add diversity to Cebu’s culinary scene. Couple Robert and Mary Tambis, who co-own the restaurant with two other family members, said they wanted to put up something…

Ding How pioneers digital innovation in Ayala Central Bloc branch

Ding How Dimsum House rolls out an innovative digital ordering system for its branch in Ayala Central Bloc to bring about a better dining experience for customers. Harbour City Group Marketing Director Steven Kokseng said the innovation, which allows diners to browse the full menu and pick orders on touch-screen monitors that can be found…