Looking for authentic Filipino cuisine during your stay in Manila? Just pick one of these choices and you’ll eat like a local in no time!

Top Restaurants to Enjoy Local Cuisine

Manam Comfort Filipino

Manam is one of the best restaurants serving Filipino classics in Manila. If you are in need of a tasty meal Filipino style, then Manam Comfort Filipino is where you should go. Try the gising gising, is their signature dish!

Website: https://www.facebook.com/ManamPH/

Location: Central Bus. Dist. Unit 105 G/F Greenbelt 2, Esperanza St. cor. Greenbelt Dr. Ayala Center, Makati City, Esperanza St, Makati, Metro Manila


Enjoy sumptuous, authentic Filipino cuisines made from fresh ingredients around the Philippines in a nice local atmosphere. Apart from their main location at Pasaig City, you can fin other branches around Manila in Makati City and Taguig City.


Location: 10 Brixton Street, Barrio, Kapitolyo, Pasig City

The Aristocrat Restaurant

Calm your cravings for authentic Filipino food at one of the oldest and most historical restaurants in Manila. This place has been around since the 80’s and is best known for their boneless barbecue chicken. The food is so demanded that the restaurant opens its doors 24/7, so you can indulge in real Filipino food anytime you want during your visit!


Location: 423 San Andres St, Malate, Manila, 1004 Metro Manila, Philippines

Opening Hours: 24/7

Barbara’s Heritage Restaurant

Located in the heart of Intramuros, Barbara’s serves genuine Filipino food in a true Filipino setting. One of the main highlights of the venue is its live entertainment and music, incorporating bits of Philippine culture during their performances. Definitely something you should try during your stay in Manila!

Website: https://www.facebook.com/BarbarasHeritageRestaurant/

Location: Plaza Sans Luis Complex, General Luna St, Intramuros, Manila, 1002 Metro Manila

Opening Hours: 9 am – 9 pm

Sentro 1771

An all-time Manila favorite due to its uniqueness and creative style, Sentro 1771 was one of the first restaurants that came around adding a twist to Filipino cuisines.

Website: http://sentro1771.com/

Three locations: G/F Greenbelt 5, Ayala Center, Makati City; Meralco Ave., cor. Shaw Blvd., Kapitolyo, Pasig City and 36th Street corner 9th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City.


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