These 10 Dip and Dish Combos Will Leave You Hungry for More
Warning: You won’t be able to stop eating.
(SPOT.ph) If you’re like every other Filipino, then no meal is complete without a side of sawsawan or dip. Anywhere you go, there will most likely be a sauce to go with your main dish—and if it’s really good then you won’t be able to stop munching. We found 10 delectable dishes around the Philippines and the mayo-dips that make them even better.
Fried Beef Ribs with Sriracha Ranch Dip
Served at Rub
Sriracha is the hot element that complements Rub’s Beef Ribs. The blend of mayo with spices and Sriracha really stands out together with the fork-tender racks.
See the list of Rub branches around Metro Manila.
Buffalo Wings with Garlic Ranch Dip
Served at Café Lidia
People flock to this Marikina restaurant not just for the homey feel, but also for their lip-smacking Buffalo Wings, which pair well with a Garlic Ranch Dip. Just a dab of that cooling sauce gives a welcome break from the heat of the chicken.
Café Lidia is at 64 F. Calderon, Marikina City
Spicy Honey Garlic Chicken Wings with Honey Dijon Mayo Dip
Served at Grumpy Joe
Baguio’s Grumpy Joe knows how to tickle your taste buds with this classic combination. Honey garlic wings get that extra dose of sweet and tang thanks to the Honey Dijon Mayo Dip.
Grumpy Joe is at Leonard Wood Road, Baguio City
Buffalo Wings with Honey Mayo Dip
Served at Top Star Hotel
Top Star Hotel in Nueva Ecija has found the dream team with their Buffalo Wings with Honey Mayo Dip. Savor that crunch then go ahead and dunk that chicken into a pool of goodness.
Top Star Hotel is at PCG Building, KM 112, Maharlika Highway, Barangay H. Concepcion, Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija
Fried Calamares with Rockers’ Dip
Served at Herencia Restaurant
Sure, Herencia Restaurant in Laoag is famous for their Pinakbet Pizza and other homegrown dishes, but if you want an equally memorable appetizer, then you won’t be disappointed with their Fried Calamares. That perfectly fried squid won’t be complete without a touch or more of their Rockers’ Dip.
Herencia Restaurant is at Rizal Park, Castro Street, Barangay 4, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
Typhoon Shrimps with Thai Sweet Chili Dip
Served at Valhalla Bar & Restaurant
Once you’ve had your fill of the sun and sand in Boracay, head over to Valhalla for a taste of these Typhoon Shrimps. The Thai Sweet Chili Dip is highly addictive.
Valhalla Bar & Restaurant is at D'Mall, Boracay Island, D'mall de Boracay, Malay
Fried Dish Festival
Served at Prawn House Seafood Restaurant
If you’re a big fan of seafood and fried food, then this feast at Prawn House Seafood Restaurant is your best bet. Grab your favorites and check out the restaurant’s view of the beach for the ultimate treat.
Prawnhouse Seafood Restaurant is at 3rd Level, Centrio Mall, Corrales Avenue, Cagayan de Oro City
Fish Fingers with Lemon Pepper Dip
Served at Roadhouse Café
Imagine the sour notes of lemon together with the robust flavor of pepper and creaminess of mayo, and you have this winning dip. These fish fingers will take you right back to the sea.
Roadhouse Café is at 3rd Level, Centrio Mall, Corrales Avenue, Cagayan de Oro City
Salted Egg Shrimp Popcorn with Lime Dip and Sriracha Garlic Sauce
Served at Bigby’s Café and Restaurant
Can’t get enough of salted egg? This Shrimp Popcorn will get your heart racing, and thankfully, Lime and Sriracha sauces are there for the taking.
Bigby’s Café and Restaurant is at 89 Hayes Street, Barangay 40, Cagayan de Oro City
Juicy Lucy Cheeseburger with Mayo-Mustard Sesame Dip & Mayo-Garlic with Onion Chives
Served at Jo’s Milagrina
Jo’s Milagrina in Ormoc takes pride in their Chicken Inato, but there are other gems in their menu that should be on your radar. The Juicy Lucy Cheeseburger is a double patty burger with all the works, plus two sauces that would make your burger more than just the usual.
Jo's Milagrina is at Real Street, Ormoc City, Leyte