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83 PH restaurants shortlisted for guide book’s "best dining spots in 18 Asian countries" list reports that 83 restaurants in the Philippines have been shortlisted for the 2012/2013 edition of the Miele Guide, which covers the best dining spots in 18 Asian countries. The restaurants were selected by the region's top restaurant critics, Miele Guide reportedly said.

Published on: May 1, 2012 - 8:00am

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262 reports that 83 restaurants in the Philippines have been shortlisted for the 2012/2013 edition of the Miele Guide, which covers the best dining spots in 18 Asian countries. The report noted that the restaurants were selected by "the region's top restaurant critics." Below is the alphabetical listing of the nominated Pinoy restaurants:


  1. 145 Fahrenheit Prime Steaks and Seafood, Metro Manila
  2. 22 Prime, Metro Manila
  3. Abaca Boutique Resort and Restaurant, Cebu
  4. Abe (Serendra Branch), Metro Manila
  5. Aboy's Restaurant, Bacolod City
  6. Achiote Taqueria, Metro Manila
  7. Adarna Food and Culture Restaurant, Metro Manila
  8. Ah Fat Seafood Plaza, Davao
  9. Alive! Restaurant, Batangas
  10. Antonio's, Tagaytay City
  11. Anzani, Cebu
  12. Apartment 1B, Metro Manila
  13. Aubergine, Metro Manila
  14. Azuthai, Metro Manila
  15. Bale Dutung, Pampanga
  16. Benjarong Royal Thai Restaurant, Metro Manila
  17. Brasserie Cicou, Metro Manila
  18. Café Cibo (Glorietta), Metro Manila
  19. Café Marco, Cebu
  20. Café Christina, Boracay Island
  21. Caruso, Metro Manila
  22. Cav Wine Shop and Café, Metro Manila
  23. Century Tsukiji, Metro Manila
  24. Champagne Room, Metro Manila
  25. Champetre, Metro Manila
  26. Chef Laudico Bistro Filipino, Metro Manila
  27. Chelsea Market Café (Fort Bonifacio), Metro Manila
  28. Cirkulo, Metro Manila
  29. Corner Tree Café, Metro Manila
  30. Cru Steakhouse, Metro Manila
  31. Dos Mestizos, Boracay Island
  32. Elbert's Steak Room, Metro Manila
  33. Hill Station Tapas Bar and Restaurant, Baguio City
  34. House of Wagyu Stone Grill, Metro Manila
  35. Ilustrado Restaurant, Metro Manila
  36. Impressions, Metro Manila
  37. Inagiku (Shangri-La Hotel), Metro Manila
  38. Indigo, Boracay Island
  39. Jasmine, Metro Manila
  40. KaLui Restaurant, Palawan
  41. L'Incontro, Metro Manila
  42. La Cocina de Tita Moning, Metro Manila
  43. La Tienda, Metro Manila
  44. La Regalade French Bistro, Metro Manila
  45. Lili Chinese Restaurant (Hyatt Hotel), Metro Manila
  46. Lili Chinese Restaurant (Binondo), Metro Manila
  47. Lolo Dad's Café, Metro Manila
  48. Lorenzo's Way, Metro Manila
  49. Lu Restaurant, Metro Manila
  50. Lusso by Margarita Fores, Metro Manila
  51. Mabuhay Palace, Metro Manila
  52. Mamou, Metro Manila
  53. Mangetsu Japanese Fusion Restaurant, Metro Manila
  54. Masseto, Metro Manila
  55. Matutina's, Dagupan
  56. Mr. Jones, Metro Manila
  57. Museum Café, Metro Manila
  58. Old Manila, Metro Manila
  59. Opus Restaurant and Lounge, Metro Manila
  60. Peking Garden, Metro Manila
  61. People's Palace, Metro Manila
  62. Phat Wong Asian Café, Metro Manila
  63. Phoenix Court, Metro Manila
  64. Prime Café, Metro Manila
  65. Restaurant 101 (Enderun Colleges), Metro Manila
  66. Restaurant Cicou, Tagaytay City
  67. Restaurant Verbena, Tagaytay City
  68. Restaurant Alchemy, Boracay Island
  69. Rikuseki An, Metro Manila
  70. Sala Restaurant, Metro Manila
  71. Sentro 1771 (Greenbelt), Metro Manila
  72. Seryna Restaurant, Metro Manila
  73. Shang Palace, Metro Manila
  74. Sonya's Secret Cottage Restaurant Inc., Tagaytay City
  75. Tao Yuan, Metro Manila
  76. Tatoy's Manokan and Seafood, Iloilo City
  77. Terry's Bistro (Pasong Tamo branch), Metro Manila
  78. The Goose Station, Metro Manila
  79. The Gustavian, Cebu
  80. Tosca, Metro Manila
  81. Tsukiji Restaurant, Metro Manila
  82. Va Bene Pasta Deli, Metro Manila
  83. Villa Café, Metro Manila


Netizens may vote for up to three restaurants in the country they live in via an online poll on the Miele Guide website, the report said. They may also nominate a new restaurant. The report quoted the Miele Guide’s rules for voters: "When voting, please consider food quality, ambience and service level. You should have eaten in the restaurant in the past 18 months and are not an owner or employee."


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