MAISEN is one of the finest Tonkatsu restaurants in Tokyo, with its flagship store in the Aoyoma, Shibuya area. Its name is a coined word, which means "go for it".
It was founded in 1965 by a Japanese housewife Mrs. Koide, and was later on bought by Suntory Holdings Limited of Yamazaki and Hibiki whisky fame. Ben Chan's Group (Suyen Corporation) is finally bringing the Maisen franchise to Manila mid-2015!
MAISEN AOYOMA Flagship Store
Tokyo-to 4-8-5 Jingumae Shibuya City
Operating Hours: 11.00am to 10.45pm (last call 10.00)
Telephone: +81 0120-428-485
Facebook: Maisen and Aoyama main store
Here's what to expect and why foodies are excited for the opening of Maisen in Manila...
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MARUGAME SEIMEN is a self-service dining styled Udon & Tempura Japanese resto that specializes in piping hot Sanuki Udon and freshly fried tempura. They opened their first shop in 2000 and is now the undisputed udon chain king in Japan.
It is named after the city known for the Best Udon, in Kagawa Prefecture in Japan. It's called seimen because the noodles are freshly made in the store.
Thanks to the Ben Chan group, Marugame Seimen will open its doors in Manila before the year ends.
Here is why Marugame Seimen will create an Udon & Tempura craze in the metro...
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Curry House CoCo Ichibanya holds the Guinness World Record for the largest curry restaurant chain in the world--with over 1,400 stores.
The first store in Manila finally opened at Basement 1 of Estancia Mall, franchised by Hubert Young of UCC Philippines and Mitsuyado Sei-men fame.
Here's a guide on how to enjoy your CoCo Ichibanya Curry experience in Manila...
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Ever since the Philippines lifted the ban on Japanese Beef last 2014, Manila has been enjoying a Japanese Wagyu craze of the available top variants--Kobe, Matsusaka, and Ohmi. Now, the strictest quality Wagyu can be added to that list--Saga.
Have you ever wondered how A5 Grade 11 Japanese Wagyu would taste like cooked on stone grill? Take a look at our House of Wagyu Saga Prime A5 experience...
HOUSE OF WAGYU
2Ecom Building, Harbour Drive, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay
Telephone: +632 553-8437
Mobile: +63 917 834-1248
Facebook: HOUSE of WAGYU
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The NOBU Restaurant is a Japanese & Peruvian-inspired restaurant by Celebrity Chef Nobu Matsuhisa in City of Dreams Manila. It's the signature restaurant of the Nobu Hotel and the 2nd Celebrity Chef Restaurant to open in the metro.
We had a special date with our foodie friends, Tina and Chef Guy, to check it out. Here's our experience and some tips to have an awesome experience at Nobu...
Level 1 Tower 3 Nobu Hotel
Telephone: +632 691-2882, 691-2885
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