Aside from Bourdain-approved Lechon and Sisig, pristine beaches and astonishing Pinoy resilience, the Philippines is also globally known for its incomparable hospitality. Where else would the custom of asking anyone, even strangers, to eat with you be as natural as the need for water? This friendly behavior is even amplified for foreigners because Filipinos love entertaining guests, may it be in their homes or in other places showing off the Philippines’ beauty.
While restaurant service misses can’t be avoided, there are Metro Manila restaurants that stand out not only for their food and ambiance, but also for going the extra mile to welcome their customers. For a taste or a reminder of true Filipino hospitality translated into amazing restaurant service, visit these Metro Manila food spots.
This list was first published in 8List.