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New at Pinkberry: Maria Sharapova's 'Sweets'

New at Pinkberry: Maria Sharapova’s ‘Sweets’

For awhile there, frozen yogurt was the toast of Manila. Those sweet, tangy, and creamy concoctions were everywhere. And while the demand may have waned–taken over by milk tea, and then artisinal ramen, and then slow-brewed coffee (the person who can identify the next food trend gets a prize–Editor)–the fro-yo joints that have managed to stay...
Buffet Buster: Sambo Kojin

Buffet Buster: Sambo Kojin

 In the second of our Buffet Buster series, Eats Now or Never explains how to get the most out of your money when visiting the many buffets in the metro. It’s not about eating as much as possible; it’s about choosing the most expensive food. According to legend, Sambo Kojin is the Japanese Kitchen God...
McDonald's Philippines brings back Twister Fries after 2 years

McDonald’s Philippines brings back Twister Fries after 2 years

Rejoice, fast food and and carb lovers because Twister Fries is back! It was two years ago, in 2012, when the public last saw a glimpse of the twisted deep fried creation of McDonald’s Philippines. And since that bitter-sweet farewell, many have posited the question–next to “What is Grimace?”–“When will Twister Fries return?” The answer, we...
Dinner in the Dark

Dinner in the Dark

A restaurant’s ambiance – the mood set by the music, furniture, architecture, smell, and lighting is vital to the dining experience, almost as important as the taste of the food. Imagine eating in pitch black darkness, not the brownout kind of darkness, where you can make out hazy shapes to guide you, a darkness where...
The funniest reactions to Jollibee's #ChickenSad controversy

The funniest reactions to Jollibee’s #ChickenSad controversy

What happens when the largest quick service restaurant chain in the country fails to provide its most popular menu item? A viral campaign no one could’ve predicted. On August 7, Thursday, the hashtag #ChickenSad began to spread on social networking sites Twitter and Facebook,  stemming from the disappointment of Jollibee customers at the lack of...
Teddy's Bigger Burgers to offer a year's supply of burgers!

Teddy’s Bigger Burgers to offer a year’s supply of burgers!

If there ever was a reason to wake up early on a Saturday, this would be it. Teddy’s Bigger Burgers, Hawaii’s number one burger chain, will be opening its first branch in the Philippines (its second international location after Japan) on August 23. Located at the third level of Greenbelt 3 in Makati City, the...
Wendy's is bringing back the all-you-can-eat salad bar!

Wendy’s is bringing back the all-you-can-eat salad bar!

Rejoice, gluttons and cheapskates! Wendy’s Philippines announced earlier this week on their Facebook page plans to bring back the infamous eat-all-you-can salad bar. Known for producing some of the most impressive and towering vegetable towers on a plate, the salad bar was discontinued more than  decade ago for reasons yet unknown–although rising food costs due to...
Can you go on a McDonalds diet and lose weight? ENoN puts it to the test.

Can you go on a McDonalds diet and lose weight? ENoN puts it to the test.

In the late 1890s, American chemist Wilbur Atwater discovered that if you burn food inside a calorimeter you’d be able determine how much energy was released. He was able to know from this process how much energy each item of food had. It’s from this literal burning of food that we got the term “to burn Calories.” ...
Unlimited Pizza for P199?! Only  at Leona's

Unlimited Pizza for P199?! Only at Leona’s

You read that right. Leona Art Restaurant’s pizza-all-you-can promo is back. For only P199, you get unlimited Three Cheese, Pepperoni, Onion and Pesto, and Hawaiian pizza. Located just a hop, skip, and a jump from the food strip that is Maginahawa Street in Quezon City, Leona is part art gallery, cafe, and pizza place. Customers...
Friday Food Round-up: March 23-28

Friday Food Round-up: March 23-28

In this week’s round-up of the most interesting food-related stories on the World Wide Web, we discover how you can wake up to the smell of bacon, what KFC’s answer to the Big Mac is, and an environment friendly alternative to bottled drinking water. We also discover the future of cupcakes shops – sold via...