Quick Bite: Yumi (ゆみ) Japanese Restaurant

I’ve always noticed Yumi whenever I’m going to Hole in the Wall in Century City Mall but wasn’t really drawn to it until the last time we went and saw a pleasing sign that says, “Ramen Monday, Buy 1 Take 1 Ramen on all ramen.”  And so last Monday we did try one of their…

Food Trip: Ippudo (博多一風堂)

One of the most popular ramen restaurant chain from Japan, Hakata Ippūdō (博多一風堂), or simply, Ippudo, is now here in the Philippines.  This is great news for ramen-lovers like myself to try their famous Hakata-style, Tonkatsu-based ramen.  Here’s a taste of some of Ippudo Philippines’ offering.

Food Trip: Ramen Nagi (ラーメン凪)

I love Japanese food!  From the colorful presentation to the various flavors and some “exotic” ingredients.  And one of my all-time favorite Japanese dishes is the ramen—and we’re so lucky to have found a relatively new spot specializing in one: Ramen Nagi (ラーメン凪).

Bay Area Chronicles: Way Back Home

It is always bittersweet whenever a trip draws to an end.  Most especially if you’re having a great time!  But going home doesn’t mean that the adventure is over! This is part of a series ① ② ③ ④ ⑤ ⑥ ⑦