This casual dining restaurant near De La Salle University in Manila is a go-to chicken joint for college students because of its immense amount of board games, and its unlimited chicken wings deal. The unlimited wings and board games promo is priced between PHP298 — PHP328 (US$5.68 — US$6.25), Read more [...]
Nono’s is a local comfort food restaurant owned by Chef Baba Ibazeta Benedicto, who launched the restaurant after her successful venture into desserts with the Classic Confections dessert shop. Nono’s Homestyle Fried Chicken (PHP565/US$10.75) has two pieces of crispy boneless chicken fillet with country-style gravy, served with dinner rolls, pieces of corn Read more [...]
Señor Pollo’s Latin-style chicken is one of the best of its kind in Manila. Its one-piece Fried Chicken is priced at PHP179/US$3.40 and is served with two side dishes and gravy. The meat is moist and tender, its skin is crackly and peppery. The cuts are big and the Read more [...]
This local resto serves American-Filipino comfort food. The place is very inviting with its bright and cheery interiors, neon signs, and food quotes on the walls. The Cereal Fried Chicken (PHP368/US$7) is cereal-crusted buttermilk fried chicken (either classic or spicy) served with rice or fries, and milk gravy. Read more [...]
The Catabolic Café is a local comfort food restaurant in Quezon City’s Malingap St., just a street away from the famous eat street Maginhawa. The Chicken & Waffles (PHP270/US$5.14) combo is a bestseller with its peppery taste that comes from a spice marinade. It comes with a special spicy-sweet maple syrup, Read more [...]
Moonshine is a speakeasy in Pasig City that hosted casual parties but it doesn’t just serve the oh-so-usual bar chow. The American-Filipino resto-pub has the JFC (PHP400/US$7.61), boneless fried chickens served with citrus coleslaw, house gravy, and creamy mashed potato.
The Southern-inspired smokehouse and barbecue restaurant serves all things smoked and grilled. But for those looking for something fried, the Southern-style buttermilk fried chicken (PHP390/US$7.41) should not be missed. It consists of two pieces of chicken thigh fillet marinated in buttermilk and spices. It comes with a side dish of Read more [...]
Chicken joint Bad Bird is best known for its Umami Fried Chicken (PHP290/US$5.52) that has breading dredged with spices that bring out the fifth taste. It’s inspired by Japanese and Korean flavors and comes with dirty rice and pickles. Customers can order according to their preferred spices: safe, spicy, and Read more [...]
Southern-style restaurant Kettle offers comfort food, which includes a hearty but not greasy buttermilk fried chicken (PHP289/US$5.49/solo; PHP589/US$11.19/platter). Their chicken skin is crunchy and its meat tender. An order consists of two chicken fillets with big corn muffins. One solo order is good for two people, while the platter is Read more [...]
American-style restaurant Chubby Chicken offers Chicken Strips (PHP135/US$2.57), which come with rice or fries and a sweet, tangy dip. Customers can choose to have their chicken strips sweet or spicy or mixed.