The world famous Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is finally arriving on Iloilo shores. After 7 years of operating in the Philippines, Krispy Kreme is going regional with the recent openings of Cebu, Davao and Pampanga branches. Part of the company’s expansion is the opening of a store or two in Iloilo before the year ends. Image […]
Slabs of Balamban Liempo in Iloilo The famous Balamban Liempo from Cebu has finally set foot in Iloilo. Came from the land of illustrious Lechon, the Cebuano version of Liempo is one of its kind in the country. Unlike any other Liempo you see on the sidewalks, Balamban Liempo is stuffed with locally grown herbs […]
An all-new McDonald’s MaryMart Mall store here in Iloilo is scheduled for reopening this Thursday, July 5, 2012. Sporting on newfangled modern interiors with minimalistic design the new McDonald’s store will offer Ilonggos a new experience in fastfood dining - a trend recently crusaded by McDonald’s all over the country.
On to the Sooo Pinoy’s last day in Boracay! We started off with a refreshing breakfast at Astoria Boracay’s White Café. I said refreshing because of Astoria’s unique blended welcome drink that we had which is a mixture of Pandan, Vanilla and Dayap (local lime) – oh so refreshing. We’ve learned that each of Astoria’s […]
For the first meal of the day, the Sooo Pinoy team headed to D’Mall, where most of the popular comfort food-serving restaurants are found. We had breakfast at Smoke Resto located just across the wet market of the D’Mall. All-time Filipino favorites and lutong-bahay meals greeted us on the table. We had Eggplant Omelet, Bicol […]
The Sooo Pinoy “Food Trip Na, Pilipinas” food adventure has landed in the island paradise. We arrived at Ban’s Beach Resort in Boracay at almost nightfall so we had a little rest and prepared for our first dinner at Sur Beach Resort in Station 1. We were served with Sur’s creamy Panfried Cream Dory with […]
Good food and good sports makes a good night out at Lanai Grill and Sports Bar. First opened in Quintin Salas, Jaro (Iloilo) few years ago, Lanai Grill offers sports fanatics and music lovers a perfect place to enjoy a good night out with. Lanai Grill hosts to regular gigs from budding local Ilonggo rock […]
The Sooo Pinoy team started dousing into the goodness of Ilonggo cuisine by sampling the best it can offer at Freska Ilonggo Seafood Restaurant. Renowned Ilonggo restaurateur Pauline Banusing of Freska prepared Chicken Binakol, KBL (Kadios Baboy Langka) and an Ilonggo dish innovation, Pinamalhan na Pink Salmon. Sweet Guimaras mangoes with Gelato were also served. Chicken Binakol […]