2014 was an exciting year because there were a lot of new establishments that opened in the city--both homegrown restos and international franchises.
We tried each one and ranked them based on our favorites, our preferences, and 10 years' worth of food and travel blogging experience. This is not a crowdsourced list, a list decided by an editorial team, nor a list voted by peers. This is a curated list based solely on how awesome our experience was dining in these restaurants.
BEST OF MANILA: 50 Most Awesome NEW Restaurants in Manila 2014! (Top 1-10) | (Top 11-20) | (Top 21-30) | (Top 31-40) | (Top 41-50)
You can see the list of the Top 50 of Manila's Most Awesome Restaurants in the new Our Awesome Planet App! The OAP App gives you a curated and updated list of the best restaurants in Manila--no need for a restaurant book! Plus, you can download any restaurant's information to your phone to access it anytime, anywhere.
Download the app here via iTunes (iOS): Our Awesome Planet or from Google Play (Android): Our Awesome Planet.
Here's a year-end roundup of the Most Awesome NEW Restaurants in Manila for 2014 (Top 1 - 10)…
BLACKBIRD is the Aviation-themed, Contemporary European and Asian Restaurant of Chef Colin Mackay of Sala and People's Palace fame. It is located at the Neilson Tower of the old Manila International Airport and is named after the fastest air-breathing manned aircraft. The ambiance is inspired by an Airport Terminal and its Art Deco building in the heart of Makati City.
We tried Blackbird with our partners and we loved it! Check out one of our favorite restaurants of 2014...
Read More: BLACKBIRD MAKATI: Aviation-Themed Restaurant by Chef Colin Mackay at Nielson Tower
BLACKBIRD by Chef Colin Mackay
Nielson Tower, Ayala Triangle, Makati City, across the Peninsula Hotel.
Telephone: +632 828-4888
Operating Hours: Open Daily 11.00am to 12.00mn
Note: Credit Card Accepted. Reservation is a must.