10 Manila Restaurants Where You Can Get Birthday Freebies and Discounts (2016 Edition)
Because you deserve a treat on your special day.
(SPOT.ph) We all celebrate birthdays in different ways, but for most of us, birthdays mean treating ourselves to good eats—lots of it. After all, birthdays only come once a year, so why not make every single one count? We round up an updated list of restaurants that are more than happy to give you a treat on your special day. Heck, your special month, even!
Four Seasons Hotpot City
Four Seasons Buffet & Hotpot is treating you not just on your special day, but on your entire birth month to a free lunch or dinner! Just remember to bring an original and valid government issued I.D. when you dine at any Four Seasons Hotpot branch. If it’s your actual birthday, you only need to be accompanied by one full-paying guest, but if it’s any other day during your birth month, you need to be with three full-paying guests.
Four Seasons Hotpot City has branches at G/F Manhattan Parkview, General Roxas Avenue, Araneta Center, Quezon City; and at Bldg E, By the Bay, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
Celebrate your birthday with a free buffet pass at Yakimix. You can avail of their Birthday Promo on your actual birthday, seven days before or seven days after. Just make sure to bring an original and valid government-issued ID (but your birth certificate will work, too!) and three full-paying guests.
See a list of Yakimix branches.
Food Exchange Manila
Take on an around-the-world gastronomic adventure for your birthday at Food Exchange Manila. Their birthday blowout entitles you to a 50% off discount on their buffet, even if you’re by yourself. The best part? You can avail of the discount once per day, any day that you want within your birth month as long as you present a valid ID!
Food Exchange Manila is at Novotel Manila Araneta Center, General Aguinaldo Avenue, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City.
7 Flavors Buffet
7 Flavors Buffet serves a range of cuisines including Filipino and Chinese. Birthday celebrators are also entitled to a free meal, one week before or after their birthday, as long as you're with five full-paying guests and you present a valid ID.
7 Flavors Buffet is at 196 A. Mabini Street, Addition Hills, San Juan City.
BANZAI: The Great Teppanyaki Theater
Skip the usual and go for a Japanese fill on your birthday at BANZAI. Gather a small crew of five full-paying guests, bring a valid ID, and show up with hearty appetites!
BANZAI: The Great Teppanyaki Theater is at Building J, SM By The Bay, Seaside Boulevard, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
There's nothing wrong with wanting to be in the spotlight for your birthday, and if attention is what you want, head over to any Chili's branch and mention that it's your special day. They'll bring you a scoop of ice cream, complete with the staff singing you a happy birthday. Own it!
See a list of Chili's branches.
La Fiesta Largest Filipino Buffet
For dishes that hit closer to home, head over to La Fiesta Largest Filipino Buffet. Birthday celebrators are entitled to one free birthday buffet for their entire birth month. Just bring a valid ID and three full-paying guests!
La Fiesta Largest Filipino Buffet is at Building I, SM By The Bay, Seaside Boulevard, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
Start your celebration early and indulge among a lot of seafood and meat for free at Somethin' Fishy! Just present a valid ID with your birthday on it, bring one full-paying guest, and claim your free buffet any day on your actual birthday, three days before, or three days after.
Somethin' Fishy is at Eastwood Information center, Citywalk 1, Bagumbayan, Quezon City.
DADS, Saisaki, Kamayan
Over at DADS, Saisaki, Kamayan, your birthday celebration begins as early as three days before your actual birthday! Have your fill of Asian, American, or European cuisines from their buffet selections. Just head to any participating DADS restaurants, bring one valid ID (make sure it shows your birth date) and claim your Free Birthday Buffet Voucher. You can avail your freebie within your actual birthday, three days before that or three days after that, as long as you’re accompanied by one full-paying guest.
See a list of DADS, Saisaki, Kamayan branches.
NIU by Viking’s
Viking's isn't one to shy away from birthday freebies, which is why NIU by Viking's is treating birthday celebrator to a free lunch or dinner on their birth month! If it's your actual birthday, just present a valid ID and be accompanied by one full-paying guest, but if it's any other day on your special month, get four full-paying guests to celebrate with you.
NIU by Viking's is at 6/F SM Aura Premier, C5 Road corner 26th Street, Bonifacio Global City.
Photos from the websites and Facebook pages of Four Seasons Hotpot City, Yakimix, 7 Flavors Buffet, Banzai, La Fiesta, Somethin' Fishy, Dads, Cathie Alhambra and Betti Bernabe (Chili's), and SPOT.ph archives