10 Best Restaurants In Metro Manila to Wine and Dine this Season

December 04, 2023

10 Best Restaurants In Metro Manila to Wine and Dine this Season

As the holiday season approaches, Manila's vibrant culinary scene comes alive with rich flavors and exquisite wines, creating the perfect backdrop for a memorable Christmas dinner. Whether you're planning a quaint get together with friends you haven't seen in a while or honoring years of tradition in family reunions, you're in a city where you wouldn't run out of options to choose from. Dive into the wonders ofMetro Manila's gastronomic spots are as we explore the ten best restaurants, each offering a blend of delectable dishes and impressive wine lists. From the enchanting view of Pasig's skyline at Seoul Sky to the elegant ambaince of M Dining, these establishments promise not only a feast for the senses but also a celebration of the joyous spirit of Christmas.

Seoul Sky 100 - Eastwood, Pasig

Immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of Seoul Sky 100 in Eastwood, Pasig. Perched 33 floors above ground level, this revolving restaurant offers a breathtaking 360-degree view of Quezon City. Beyond the captivating scenery, Seoul Sky 100 serves authentic Korean dishes, from Japchae to Budae-Jjigae, ensuring an unforgettable culinary journey. Indulge in high-quality Korean BBQ options, perfectly complemented by a bottle of Castillo Del Moro Tempranillo Syrah for a taste that harmonizes with the vibrant flavors.

Dr Wine - Multiple Branches

Dr Wine, situated in both BGC and Poblacion, beckons wine enthusiasts and food connoisseurs alike. Boasting an extensive selection of wines, this establishment offers an intimate and sophisticated ambiance, making it an ideal spot for a memorable Christmas reunion. Pair their curated wines with delectable dishes, and let the expertly chosen combinations elevate your festive celebration.

La Picara - One Bonifacio, Taguig

Located in One Bonifacio, Taguig, La Picara beckons with a modern take on Spanish cuisine amidst lush interiors. The restaurant offers a warm and intimate ambiance, creating the perfect setting for a Christmas reunion. Dive into the flavorful Pluma Iberica Paella, and complement it with a bottle of their Quetzal Reserva wine for a dining experience that's truly a match made in heaven.

Lusso - Multiple Branches

Find sophistication in every bite at LUSSO by Margarita Forés, nestled in Greenbelt and in Rockwell, Makati. Renowned for its luxe Italian cuisine, LUSSO promises an elegant dining experience. Indulge in their demi-pound burger featuring an Angus patty with a generous block of Foie Gras, and pair it with a bottle of Moet & Chandon Brut Champagne for an opulent and romantic touch to your Christmas celebration.

Tatatito - Legazpi, Makati

Tatatito, situated in Legazpi Village, Makati, is an inviting haven for those seeking comfort in Filipino cuisine. The restaurant's modern tropical design and large glass windows create an ambiance that eases tension, making it an ideal spot for a relaxing Christmas reunion. Don't miss the Sinigang sa Miso Salmon, perfectly complemented by the Los Espinos Sauvignon Blanc on their menu, ensuring a delightful pairing.

M Dining - Chino Roces, Makati

Celebrate the festive season at M Dining in Makati, where the blend of ambiance and exquisite cuisine creates a perfect setting for your Christmas reunion. With a diverse wine selection to explore, M Dining invites you to savor the holiday spirit with culinary delights that will leave a lasting impression on your taste buds.

Penthouse 8747 - Makati

Penthouse 8747, located in Salcedo Village, Makati, offers a classic and chic escape with an array of culinary delights. The rooftop lounge overlooks the Makati skyline, providing a stunning backdrop for your Christmas reunion. Begin your evening with Penthouse Crab Cakes paired with Chrismont Prosecco, setting the tone for an elegant and delightful dining experience.

Mamou - Multiple Branches

Mamou, with its multiple branches, stands as a culinary institution renowned for its steak and hearty dishes. Choose from a menu that showcases the finest ingredients, ensuring a satisfying and memorable Christmas reunion. The cozy and welcoming ambiance of Mamou invites you to enjoy the warmth of the season with your loved ones.

Orlando's Churrasqueria - Westgate Alabang

Experience the flavors of Brazil at Orlando's Churrasqueria in Alabang. Known for its authentic churrasco-style dining, this restaurant promises a carnivorous feast with a variety of grilled meats. Gather with friends and family for a Christmas reunion filled with hearty meals and a vibrant atmosphere.

The Loggia - Palacio De Memoria, Parañaque

The Loggia, nestled in Parañaque, offers a charming setting for a Christmas reunion. With a diverse menu featuring a fusion of flavors, this restaurant caters to various tastes. Enjoy the festive ambiance as you explore their culinary offerings and create lasting memories with your loved ones.

As the final notes of the holiday season echo, may the memories made in Manila's culinary havens linger in your heart. Whether you find yourself immersed in the timeless sophistication of The Loggia or captivated by the Argentinean steaks at Orlando's, each restaurant on this list contributes to a symphony of tastes that elevates your Christmas dinner to a cherished occasion. So, as you clink glasses as we relish in the magic of this festive season—a celebration not just of exceptional cuisine and fine wines but also of the bonds that unite us. Here's to a Christmas dinner filled with the warmth of shared laughter, the glow of love, and the amazing company wines have brought us through out the year. Cheers to 2,000+ more wines at Winery.ph or create more memories at the Global Cellar Door at 2247, Chino Roces, Makati! 






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