More reasons to smile in QC!

If you’re in Quezon City, the largest city in Metro Manila, then you’re sure to discover a whole bunch of places to order from and eat in! You’ve got options for those who love Pinoy cuisine, Japanese dishes, grilled meats, fancy feasts, cheap eats, and so much more!

Also read: 6 New Restaurants to Check Out in Tomas Morato

With many food hubs such as Maginhawa and Tomas Morato, it can be quite daunting to choose so we’ve decided to round up the top 10 restaurants you should try for this month! Check them out below.

10. MyeongDong Korean Gastropub – Tomas Morato Ave.

MyeonDong Korean Gastropub is an all-around hangout spot for when you’re feeling the K-craze! They have an extensive menu featuring not only popular Korean dishes but also Filipino, Japanese, and Western fares. They also offer a VIP room with a karaoke system as well as occasional live music and performances.

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308 Tomas Morato Ave Quezon City

9. Talabar – Mother Ignacia

One of QC’s hottest restaurant bars, Talabar offers cocktails and fusion food as well as the freshest oysters, from steamed to grilled, and even in a pancake. We recommend the steak dinner, Rockefeller oysters, chicken inasal bowl, and the kani salad.

Talabar Oysters

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Mo Ignacia Ave, Grandia Place, Diliman, Quezon City

8. Aichi Cafe – Del Monte Avenue

The famous all-new Japanese cafe known for its matcha mochi soft serve ice cream, Aichi Cafe will have you feeling like you’re in Japan! Apart from their mochi soft serve, they also have tanghulu and other mochi flavors.

aichi cafe mochi matcha soft serve
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247 Del Monte, Quezon City
0945 511 0174

7. Grapevine – White Plains

Every corner of this new spot in White Plains seems like it jumped out of your Instagram feeds. Although just recently opened, Grapevine is already making waves in the food scene. More than the aesthetics, you’ll be able to enjoy an array of comfort classics and even an all-day breakfast!

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6. Borro – Scout Borromeo

Borro offers mouth-watering comfort food like Baby Back Ribs, Pot Roast Beef with Mashed Potatoes, Creamy Truffle Pasta, and so much more. Its cozy and classy interiors set the mood right for a romantic date or a relaxing night out.

Borro Nachos
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5. Half Saints – Sergeant Esguerra Avenue

Half Saints is a forward restaurant that offers unique dishes and desserts that feature multicultural flavors fused with classic Filipino dishes. We recommend their chicharron risotto and hummus shakshuka as well as their decadent desserts.

Half Saints
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The Ignacia Place, 62 Sgt. Esguerra Ave cor. Mother Ignacia Ave, Diliman, Quezon City

4. Azadore – Scout Fernandez

Behind Azadore’s amazing Spanish-Filipino cuisine is Chef Tatung who runs the home-cooking YouTube account, Simpoli. With large portions and food made for everyone in the family, Azadore is great for special occasions. Try the ribs, chorizo sliders, and the southern-styled spiced chicken.

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111 Scout Fernandez Street, Sacred Heart, Quezon City

3. TABLO Kitchen x Cafe – South Triangle

Tablo Kitchen x Café is a cafe and restaurant that was created to be a place of creativity, community, and comfort food. We recommend trying their Herb Butter Pork Chop, Wild Mushroom & Vegetable Soup, and Chicken Pesto Alfredo!

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2. Habanero Kitchen Bar – Cubao Expo

Famous for their Lechon Habanero, 3-Cheese Pizza, and Oyster Sisig, Habanero Kitchen Bar is a casual spot in Cubao Expo specializing in comfort food, particularly elevated Filipino dishes!

Habanero Lechon
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1. Under the Balete – West Avenue

hidden gem tucked quite literally under the Balete in Quezon City, Under the Balete is the perfect spot for a casual hangout with your date or barkada. This bar and restaurant has a relaxing ambiance and when paired with their hearty selection of comfort dishes, coffee, and cocktails, it makes for an ideal escape for a cozy and laidback experience no matter what time of the day.

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L4 BW West Ave, Paltok, Quezon City, Metro Manila

Know any new restaurants in your area? Share it with us in the comments below or tag us on Instagram @bookyapp on all your food finds! If you still haven’t, download Booky for free on iOS and Android and enjoy the convenience of searching and booking restaurants offline.