Category: Fusion

Note: This piece is not so much a feature (on the restaurant), as it is a personal reflection. Excuse the dreadful photos – it was very dark, and these are not up to par. It starts out as an assignment to feature “…hole-in-the-wall places that are great for a Friday night gimmick.” I’d heard about […]

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Eating at East

There is a little restaurant tucked away on the second floor of Rustan’s Makati. Convenientlylocated behind the women’s lingerie department (ha!), it’s the place I go to when I want a surefire good Asian meal. It’s called East Cafe, (formerly East Creative Asian Cafe, and a few weeks ago, their new menu was launched. “After […]

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Flatbread for a fork

A vehicle for spooning food into your gaping maw. Bread is my favorite food in the whole world. I don’t exaggerate when I say that I could live on bread and water alone. I first discovered how good fresh bread could taste when I was in culinary school. The Baking class would send up rolls […]

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