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The first step to a successful anniversary is remembering you have one in the first place. Otherwise, we’d have to direct you to the Cozy Spots to Thaw Out a Cold Relationship article. But if you do remember and you do want to celebrate a momentous occasion with your significant other, then you’ve come to the right place.
From restaurants with tasting menus, izakayas, vegan restaurants, and more! Here are 10 romantic restaurants to celebrate your anniverary
One of the mot popular restaurants in Metro Manila this 2023, Your Local serves Asian dishes with a twist using locally procured ingredients and cooked in different styles. Currently situated in the Baltimore Suites in Rockwell, take your significant other on a fancy dinner.
When speaking of fancy dinners, Italian cuisine usally comes to mind. A mano is one of the best Italian restaurants in Metro Manila with its signature homemade pasta, quattro formaggi pizza, and their Florentine–style steak.
One of our picks for the best Japanese restaurants in Metro Manila, Fukui Omakase is worth it just for its vibes alone, where its interiors take you straight to Tokyo. We recommend trying the ebi tempura as well as the sashimi, and the high quality beef teppanyaki.
Hot off of its collaboration with Shake Shack and counted as one of the best restaurants in Asia, Having a chance to try Toyo Eatery’s tasting menu is defnitely a gift worth giving to your significant other.
If either you or significant other are vegans then definitely hit up the Green Bar located in Legaspi Village Makati! Serving wraps and sandwiches, as well as a build your own bowl, The Green Bowl has options for different type of cravings.
Owned by Chef Tatung of the popular cooking tutorial Youtube channel Simpoli, Azadore offers a great ambiance and even better food. It’s best to come here at night where the outdoor section serves as a great backdrop to your anniversary celebration.
We recommend trying the bbq ribs, chorizo sliders, and the southern-spiced fried chicken.
A classic Tomas Morato restaurant, Mario’s Restaurant has been serving delicious steaks since 1971. If you’re looking for a quiet place serving great but affordable steaks with live music on the side, the Mario’s is just for you.
Their Fillet Mignon (₱740) and Tenderloin A la Pobre (₱690) are only a few of the steak options they have under ₱1,000.
Considered a go-to restaurant in Antipolo, Burrow Cafe is definitely worth the long-ish drive. Perfect for an anniversary spent outside of the hustle and bustle of the city, we recommend trying the beef tapa, salmon ratatouille with pesto cream, and wine braised brisket.
One of our entries to restaurants perfect for a first date, run it back and celebrate your anniversary where it all started, in Olivia’s. Try their all-day breakfast like steak and eggs, as well as their regular menu options featuring comfort food like fried chicken, and beef bulgogi.
If you’re looking for a great rooft restarant with both great food and a nice view, why not try The Peak at Grand Hyatt, the tallest building in the Philippines? This is one of the best places for an intimate dinner, calling itslef a mix of a grill restaurant, speakeasy, and music lounge.
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