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MATI'S Meat & Bread: Balut Aligue & Angus Ribeye Steaks!

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MATI'S MEAT & BREAD is a casual, younger version of MELO's, created by the 2nd generation owners, Paul and Caron Macasaet. The place is named after their son Mateo, and their other children, Bianca and Tali, have their favorite dishes named after them on the menu.

We were here recently for Sunday lunch with the family and here's our experience...

MATI'S MEAT & BREAD
Unit B2, River Park, Festival Supermall, Filinvest Alabang, Muntinlupa City
Telephone: +632 847-2273 
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THE FRUIT GARDEN: Sunshine Medley, Fairy Flush, & the Sexy Provençal Collection!

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The Gift Box (3 assorted jams of 120 gr - P510). The Provencal Collection: Strawberry Rose, Apricot, Peach Thyme.

FRUIT GARDEN is a boutique jam maker in Asia where each fruit jam is cooked in the French tradition of small batches in copper cauldrons. It's 100% natural, with a minimum of 60% fruit content, and only fruit, sugar, and fruit pectin are used.

Every Christmas season, they release limited edition luxury fruit jams in elegant packagings. This year, the Luxury Jam collection is inspired by the fruits, flowers, fresh thyme, and rose water from Provence, France. It's a great foodie gift this 2014 Christmas season!

Watch the video below as Pierre and Ria Marmonier explain the story behind this collection.

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LULU + HOOCH by Chef Tom Hines: Gourmet Comfort Food with 12nn-6pm Happy Hour!

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LULU is a casual fine dining restaurant with a tandem hip bar called HOOCH. The name Lulu is a carryover from the former Rockwell restaurant of the same name, while Hooch is an alcohol drink term used during the prohibition era.

We've already tried Lulu twice and been to Hooch three times. Here are our favorites...

LULU + HOOCH
G/F 125 V Corporate Center, L.P. Leviste, Street Salcedo Village, Makati
Websitehttp://luluresto.com/
FacebookLULU Restaurant
Operating Hours
Monday to Saturday 12.00nn until the last man standing.
Sundays 12.00nn to 10.00pm. 

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Battle of the Best Restaurant Reservation Systems in Manila in 2014!

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In 2014, internet and mobile app startups battled it out to win the hearts of foodies and earn the distinction of being the best restaurant reservation system in Manila!

Here are the top contenders as well as the pros and cons of using these systems this holiday season...

1. EAT OUT MANILA

Eat-Out-Manila

EAT OUT MANILA is the leading contender co-founded by Iñaki Lamata and is based on the restaurant reservation system used in Spain. 

Pros:

  • You can reserve restaurants via the web (eatoutmanila.com) or through the mobile app--available for both iOS (EatOut Manila) and Android (EatOut Manila).
  • It has the biggest database of restaurants you can reserve (100+ and counting).
  • You get additional freebies and discounts when you reserve through them.

Cons:

  • The latest and newest restaurants aren't part of their restaurant database yet.

EAT OUT MANILA
Facebook: Eat Out Manila
Twitter: @EatOutManila
Instagram: EatOutManilaPH
Websitehttp://eatoutmanila.com/

Download now via iTunes (EatOut Manila) and Google Play (EatOut Manila)!

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LA CREPERIE MODERNE: Home of Crepes & Galettes in Salcedo, Makati!

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LA CREPERIE MODERNE is a French-inspired modern cafe in Makati, specializing in crepes and galettes. It's the sixth La Creperie branch overall but the first to finally open in Makati (the other branches are in the Mandaluyong, Pasig, and Quezon City areas).

We had our business meeting here with our Ledesma partners, and here's our experience... 

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