All you need for Noche Buena preparations.
LAST UPDATED: November 17, 2020 at 1:04 a.m.
With the frequent changes that this enhanced community lockdown brings everyday, it gets jarring to adapt especially when we have concerns like securing our food supply for the household. Trips and errands for simple necessities have become a risk, one that most of us have to take.
You all have a lot on our minds–– let us take away a few by giving you all you need to know for your nearest supermarket. Below is a list of groceries and their operating hours.
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All Day stands out from the rest of the local supermarkets because of its intricate design and spacious interior. Aside from their supermarket, they also have convenience stores all around the metro and a dedicated website for online shoppers.
All Day Supermarket’s store hours vary per location. View updated opening and closing hours here.
This members-only store offers exclusive products you won’t find in your usual grocery store. Landers also has curated gift baskets up for grabs, perfect for the holiday season! It’s called the Season’s Best Christmas basket and is available only in-store.
They are open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. View all Landers branches here.
Aside from the usual groceries, shoppers can also find unique gift ideas at Landmark. They have gift baskets for the practical titos and even kitchen wares for the home-loving titas.
Metro understands what the holiday rush is all about, which is why they’re holding a huge beverage fest for all customers! From juices, sodas, energy drinks and even alcoholic beverages, stock up on the best drinks and get huge savings in time for Christmas season.
With about 144 stores nationwide, you won’t have any problem locating a Robinson’s Supermarket near you! Their hottest item right now? Robinsons Supermarket’s holiday baskets, which starts at as low as ₱100.
Check out Marketplace’s Deals of the Season for the Yuletide, which includes wines, liquors, and all kinds of cheese if you’re planning to make your own charcuterie board.
If you’re looking for fancy yet fresh meats and fishes for noche buena and media noche, Rustan’s Supermarket is the place for you! Their most popular item is a kilogram of their unseasoned Aussie Wagyu beef burger patties. Rustan’s is currently running a promo wherein you can take a free 500g if you buy a kilogram of their Wagyu beef burger patties.
From imported food products to home appliances, S&R is your one-stop shop for everything! They even have their Christmas catalogue for this year filled with holiday ideas for hors d’ouvres and international dishes. The catalogue also has some pages dedicated to recipes you can try new creations out at home!
At SM Hypermarket, they’ve got it all for you! To make gifting a whole lot easier, they are running a buy 3 get 1 free Christmas promo on some of their home appliances.
Having a Christmas eve emergency? Luckily SM Supermarket is offering same-day grocery delivery! From Antipolo to Valenzuela, selected SM Supermarket branches now provides delivery service. Same day order cut-off is at 3:00 p.m. Note that their delivery distance is only limited to areas within 5 kilometres from the store.
As the biggest grocery delivery service in the Philippines, Walter Mart has branches from Laguna to Pampanga. You can also get up to 10% discount when you buy any of their featured products perfect for Noche Buena dishes.
Open as late as 1:00 a.m., Ever Supermarket is here to cater all your late-night grocery needs! They are complete with Christmas items like holiday ham, queso de bola, fruit cocktail, and pasta noodles.
Cover photo by Teresay
We regularly update this page for any major changes in both supermarket brands and city ordinances, but it’s always best to call in ahead to confirm schedule or even ask about the supply of what’s on your grocery list!
We know times are tough, but let’s remember that your safety and protection is first priority. Remember to follow social distancing all the time and please review your updated rules and curfew before stepping out. It might seem difficult to wrap your head around things right now, so please make sure to take a be alert and wash your hands. In the meantime, we’re here for you.
Take care always!
– The Booky Team