C’ Italian Dining has finally made its way to the heart of Makati. The original store in Angeles City, Pampanga first expanded in Ortigas, and recently opened their Makati branch in Salcedo Village (right across where Salcedo Market is located).
Here’s our C’ Italian Dining experience in Makati…
The ambiance has more of a casual bistro feel, with mixed chairs, wine displays, and a window to the kitchen.
C’ ITALIAN MENU: C’ Super Classic Freshly Baked Panizza | Appetizer, Salads, Soup | Pasta, Risotto | ENTREE: Fish and Seafood Specials, Poultry, Beef | Dolce | Beverages | Red House and White House Wines | Italian Red Wines | Italian Sparkling Wines | Italian White Wines, New Zealand Rose Wines |
The Panizzas are their signature creations, which range from P650-P760/panizza and good for 2-4 persons.
You can start of with a classic caesar salad with fresh greens, freshly baked croutons, and well-blended garlic and anchovy dressing. A bit expensive though at P500.
I thought this was really good, with enough servings of shrimps soaked in olive oil and garlic flavors.
The panizzas are thin crust pizzas sliced into 8 strips, with crusty edges and flavorful toppings.
Each panizza roll bursts with flavor. The cheese and oil are balanced by the bitterness of the arugula and the unique taste of the alfalfa. You can consume one roll in a single bite but it’s a bit filling.
The pasta was just OK, and a bit expensive.
(TIP: Gino’s Pizza is just around the corner, and they offer house-made pasta with more unique flavor combinations and a pricing that ranges from P170-P320 only).
The steak was good, cooked medium well, tender and flavorful on each bite. Pricing is a bit on the high side at P600 per 100g. I like that it’s served with potatoes, broccoli, and pumpkin slice.
I would recommend the Panizzas and the Gamber Aglio Olio.
Budget about P500/head if you’re just going for the panizza, and around P1,000/head if you order the pastas and steaks.
It’s a conducive place for meetings with officemates and friends. Reserve the private area for bigger groups.
C’ ITALIAN DINING
L’ Ermitage Apartments, 115 L.P. Leviste Street Corner Toledo Street, Salcedo Village, Makati City
Telephone: +632 478-1521
Operating Hours: 10.30am to 12midnight.
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P.S. Chef Chris Locher is no longer connected with C’ Italian Dining and has opened his own restaurants, My Kitchen in Malate and RECESS along Jupiter Street. Their panizza pricing is relatively the same.