New Restaurants, Menus, Pop-ups in Manila in Oct. 2023

Delish News: New Restaurants, Menus, Pop-ups in Manila in October 2023

It's time to raise your glasses for a toast this Oktoberfest and indulge in the Pumpkin Spice Collection this season.

The month of October brings a plethora of delights guaranteed to make you smile. You can sip on some coffee at the newest cafes in town this month or check out the new restaurants, limited-edition menus, and pop-up dining experiences. With so much to explore and savor, it's an exciting time for food lovers.

Uniqlo Coffee

Uniqlo Coffee

Fashion meets coffee at Uniqlo! The well-loved brand is celebrating the 5th anniversary of its largest flagship store in Southeast Asia in Glorietta 5. As part of this milestone, they are also launching a special café, the second one for the brand, following Tokyo's lead.

Starting on Oct. 13, you can grab your Uniqlo coffee, made with locally sourced and high-quality beans from Davao del Sur and North Cotabato. Each sip guarantees a coffee experience of superior quality.

Location: Uniqlo Manila Global Flagship Store, 3F, Glorietta 5, Ayala Ave., Makati City

Tiger Sugar Café

Tiger Sugar Cafe
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Tiger Sugar is unveiling its first-ever café that's far from the usual kiosk offering to-go orders. The exciting part? It's going to be first Tiger Sugar café, not only in the Philippines but also in the world. Indulge in their delectable Cheezo drinks, available in Mango, Tropical, and Strawberry flavors, priced at P180.

At the café, you can also enjoy exclusive meals that are not available elsewhere. Treat yourself to their Signature Chicken Rice Bowl for P305, which offers a delightful blend of flavors. Experience their unique take on Kung Pao Pasta, priced at P295, and savor the combination of spicy and savory notes. For a truly unique treat, try their Brown Sugar Boba Fries, priced at P168. These fries are topped with the brand's signature boba, adding a sweet twist to the classic cheesy fries.

Location: Tiger Sugar Café, 2F One Ayala, #1 Ayala Avenue corner EDSA, Ayala Center, Makati City

German Club Manila x Solaire Oktoberfest

German Club Manila x Solaire Oktoberfest
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Are you ready for free-flowing drinks? The German Club Manila and Solaire Resorts and Casino are inviting you to join this year's Oktoberfest. Indulge in a sumptuous spread of German food and enjoy an endless supply of drinks at the most authentic beer festival of the year. The festivities will be accompanied by music and good company, promising a colorful and vibrant festival experience for all.

Location: Solaire Oktoberfest Tent, Solaire Resort & Casino, Asean Avenue, Parañaque City

Olive Garden Opens BGC Branch

Olive Garden Opens BGC Branch
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Olive Garden has made its official entry into Bonifacio Global City (BGC) with its latest branch located at The Verve BGC. If you find yourself in the area, this is the perfect opportunity to indulge in classic breadsticks and pasta dishes, such as the Chicken Alfredo (starting at P765).

In addition to savoring well-known favorites, you can also explore the Mediterranean-inspired menu featuring new chicken and pork rib dishes. Treat yourself to the flavors of the Mediterranean with the Mediterranean chicken (starting at P1,395) or savor the rich taste of the Italian Braised Short Ribs (starting at P995).

Location: Olive Garden, The Verve BGC, 26th Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City

Krispy Kreme's Pumpkin Spice Collection

Krispy Kreme's Pumpkin Spice Collection
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Taste the flavors of autumn from the West with Krispy Kreme's Pumpkin Spice Collection, which showcases a delectable assortment of donuts and coffee. Savor a delightful sugar rush with this limited-time menu and treat yourself to a box of their Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake Cruller with Ring-Filled Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake, priced at P449 for a box of pumpkin spice delights.

To complete your pumpkin spice experience, pair your donuts with Krispy Kreme's Pumpkin Spice Latte, starting at P160. This aromatic and flavorful beverage will perfectly complement the sweetness of the donuts, creating a harmonious combination.

Location: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City (Head Office)

Lola Nena's is Now in Marikina

Lola Nena's Marikina Branch
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Lola Nena's has expanded its presence into the Philippines' shoe capital, offering their renowned "Kanto Style" donuts to the area. This family business brings their delicious creations to the local community, featuring a standard menu that includes Classic Donuts (P192 for a box of 8), Triple Cheese Donuts (P264 for a box of 8), and Special Pichi Pichi (starting at P95).

Location: Lola Nena’s, Blue Wave Mall, Sumulong Highway Marikina

Momo Egg Drop's Cheesy Kimchi Rice

Momo Egg Drop's Cheesy Kimchi Rice
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After introducing the famous Korean Egg Drop Sandwich, Momo Korean Egg Drop is excited to unveil its latest creation from the kitchen. Say hello to the Cheesy Kimchi Rice, a dish that will tantalize your taste buds.

A delightful combination of flavorful kimchi rice layered with creamy melted cheese, Cheesy Kimchi Rice also features a perfectly cooked sunny-side-up egg and crispy nori, adding both texture and depth of flavor. To elevate this already delicious creation to the status of ultimate comfort food, it is served with a side of Korean fish cake.

Location: Momo Korean Egg Drop, 2F South Entertainment Mall, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City

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