Choose your Ulam Of The Day #UOTD!
Feeding a big crowd with a big appetite can be quite tricky, especially when you’ve got to stick to the budget. We understand the struggle to save, especially in this pandemic, that’s why we’ve made a guide to help you get the most delicious and healthy potluck food trays for the best price!
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If you have P300
Pork Embutido – Hot Dish
When it comes to party handaan, Hot Dish is the one to call for affordable Filipino favorites like pancit, pasta, empanada, not to mention their variety of viands! Their Pork Embutido can definitely fill you up without emptying your wallet!
Price: P240, good for 4-6 people
To order: Message them on Facebook or Instagram. You may also contact them through their numbers.
Lumpiang Shanghai – Betty’s Best
You can bet your money that Betty’s Best Lumpiang Shanghai is absolutely delish! It goes well with their best-selling Sisig Sotanghon and Bangus Sotanghon, too!
Price: P250 for 20 pieces
To order: Check out their website
Breaded Salmon Belly with Calamansi Butter- Mama V
Nothing can compare to our mom’s cooking, but Mama V can come close to that authentic, lutong-bahay cooking that’s filled with love and deliciousness. Their ready-to-eat party trays are budget-friendly meals and will surely make you satisfied!
Price: P221 for Small size
Available for: Next day orders via their website. You may also order via WhatsApp or Viber at 09399159731 & 09177043610.
Garlic Tapa – Friends & Family
For a special salo-salo, Friends & Family offers cheap food trays with an expensive taste. Their Garlic Tapa is perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, but be sure to try their Sizzling Bulalo Steak & US Beef Belly with Gravy (₱595) and Salmon Head & Belly Sinigang sa Miso (₱495).
Available for: Al fresco dining, take-out/pick-up and delivery via Foodpanda or on Pickaroo
If you have P500
Stir Fried Mixed Seafood – The Party Kitchen
The Party Kitchen specializes in premium-tasting food trays that’s still well within the budget. Their Stir Fried MIxed Seafood has lightly battered seafood deep-fried that’s sautéed in a special sauce. They also offer delectable desserts in tin cans that will put the cherry on top of your meal!
Price: P325, good for 4 people.
To order: Order through their website or message them on Facebook.
Adobong Kangkong – Manam
Manam is well-known for their one-of-a-kind take on Filipino comfort food. If you’re looking for something light and savory for your next meal, their Adobong Kangkong will surely hit the spot.
Price: P340, good for 4-5 people
Available for: Al-fresco dining, take-out, pick-up, and in-house delivery or delivery via GrabFood, Pick-A-Roo, and foodpanda.
Chicken Bicol Express – Cocina de Camilia
For a taste of Filipino gourmet food at an inexpensive price, Cocina de Camilia is the answer. Their Chicken Bicol Express does not skimp out on ingredients which is why it’s packed with flavor!
Price: P350 for 1/2 kg
To order: Mesage them on Facebook
Vegetable Parmigiana – Food Tray 2 Go
You name it and Food Tray 2 Go has got it. Their extensive menu offers anything you could ever crave–from Pinoy ulams, pasta and noodles, dimsums, cakes, and desserts! This Vegetable Parmigiana is a customer-favorite because it’s both extremely healthy and indulgent. It’s got zucchini, eggplant, fresh tomatoes, all topped with melted cheese.
Price: P400, good for 5 people.
Available for: Delivery. They are open from daily from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Message them on Facebook, Instagram, or Viber (0917-7026395) for your orders.
HK Fried Chicken – Tramway 2 Go
Tramway was first loved as a buffet spot in the metro, but now, you can enjoy their signature dishes at home! Get a load of your Chinese cuisine favorites like Orange Chicken (P390), Yang Chow Fried Rice (P360), and Steamed Siomai (P240)!
Price: P450, good for 6-8 people
To order: Message them at 0995-1732305.
Beef Hofan – Tien Ma’s
Once in a while, we get hit by those noodle cravings and the right way to appease those hunger pangs is through Tien Ma’s Beef Hofan! It’s got chewy noodles and tender beef all mixed in savory goodness that will definitely keep the whole family happy.
Price: P466, Large
Available for: Dine-in, take-out, and delivery. Check out updated store hours and contact numbers here.
If you have P800
Rellenong Bangus – Conti’s
Conti’s holds a special place in our hearts because of their Mango Bravo Cake. But do you know that they also offer their signature dishes in large food trays, too? They’ve got everything you’ll ever crave from chicken to seafood, salads to pastas, and rice to noodles!
Price: P520 good for 6-8 people
To order: Call 8580-8888 or a branch near you, message them on Facebook, order through their website, or find them on GrabFood.
Beef Salpicao – Mommy Tin’s Food Trays and Pastries
When it comes to home-cooking, Mommy Tin’s simply does it right. Their food trays will first feed your eyes and then satisfy your palate, which is why customers keep coming back for more! Choose from their variety of viands, pastas, and desserts!
Price: P700, good for 5 people.
Available for: pick-up and delivery. Message them for orders.
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Lacolina subd. 1800 Marikina City
0923 146 5785
Lechon Belly – Hukad
Thinking about treating the whole family to some juicy, tender Lechon Belly? Head on over to Hukad and get the authentic Cebuano-style Lechon that’s bound to make ordinary days extra special! You can also find other Filipino favorites for sharing in their menu.
Price: P750 for a quarter slab good for 4-5 persons
Available for: Dine-in, pickup, take-out, and delivery via rider apps like Lalamove or Grab. You may send them a message on Facebook to order.
If you have P1000 or more
Grilled Porkchops – The Happy Caterer
A luxurious meal that doesn’t go over P1000? Count us in! The Happy Caterer is happy to serve us with mouthwatering food trays that taste like a 5-star restaurant meal. Don’t miss out on their Chicken BBQ Java (P899) and Herbed Roast Chicken (P749)!
Price: P799 good for 4-5 people
To order: Send them a message on Facebook or Instagram
Country Style Beef Pot Roast with Garlic Mashed Potato – Albergos
If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary, Albergos’ food trays will surely deliver. Their dishes will give you a fine-dining experience in your home because of it’s elevated flavors and elegant presentation!
Price: P950, good for 6 people.
Available for: Dine-in and delivery. To order, you may check out their website.
Special Pork BBQ on 8″ Stick – Ineng’s
Ineng’s is best known for their family-favorite pork barbeque, but apart from that, they also serve lutong bahay food trays that answer to a Pinoy appetite! Their Pinoy Chopseuy has all the delicious traditional flavors, but don’t miss out on their Tuna Sisig (P235), Inihaw na Liempo (P269), and Crispy Pork Binagoongan (P329).
Price: P1,078 for 20 pcs
To order: Call 8777-1227 or find them on FoodPanda and GrabFood
Badass Bopis – The Pantry Project
The Pantry Project’s Badass Bopis is the talk of the town. One spoonful of this gourmet goodness is highly addictive and is the best pair for a big mountain of rice! Don’t forget to try their Chicken Caldereta (P780) and Pugon Baked Lasagna (P750) too!
Price: P1350 good for 10 people
To order: Message them on Facebook
You don’t have to break the bank to be #Busog!
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