We still have weeks to go before the enhanced community quarantine is lifted from the biggest island of the Philippines. We get it: as we've all been isolated (and staying safe!) at home for a while now, it's totally understandable if you're missing the joy of digging into your sumptuous faves from the local restaurants. Thankfully, a lot of establishments have decided to offer their famed selections via delivery or takeaway so we stay well-fed with great food — no matter the circumstances. Can't wait to indulge in a comforting feast during this period? Check out our food delivery directory in Metro Manila below, listed alphabetically.
Missing the distinctly comforting flavours of Western Visayan cuisine? From Bacolod's trademark inasal dish to Ilonggo favourites, find it all here.
Delivery & takeaway hours: Available daily, hours vary according to branch. Call to order (home delivery orders require a minimum PHP300 purchase and a PHP40 delivery charge).
For your Southeast Asian favourites, get tonight's dinner from Blackbird. The restaurant offers up classics like Nasi Goreng and Green Chicken Curry, on top of a number of fresh and healthy salad selections for those within BGC and Makati.
Takeaway & delivery hours: 10AM to 5PM (order via phone or mobile)
For a taste of flavourful fare from Quezon Province, Buddy's should be your pick. Their Pancit Lucban, of course, is a must-try. But make sure to check out the sizzlers from their extensive menu as well.
Delivery & takeaway hours: Available daily, hours vary according to branch. Call to order.
You read that right — you can still get your much-needed dose of milk tea while on lockdown. A number of Chachago branches around the country have remained open so they can deliver your fave drinks right when you want them.
Takeaway and delivery hours: varies depending on the branch (order via phone)
Looking to get your carb fix? Have handmade bread right when you crave it. Chuck's Deli + Bakery is delivering frozen handmade bread and other comfort foods that you can easily heat up for a warm, hearty snack.
Delivery hours: Next day delivery available (delivery fee varies depending on your location)
Those craving Italian, meanwhile, can count on Cibo. Indulge in their hearty hits like the Pollo Arrosto and Linguine alla Ghiotta for a fully satisfying meal.
Delivery hours: 11AM to 6PM (delivery fee varies depending on location; order directly from open branches via mobile and phone)
Not quite successful with your kitchen experiments? Enjoy home-cooked goodness courtesy of Conti's cooked and frozen entrees and desserts.
Takeaway hours: Available daily in select Metro Manila branches, service hours vary
Delivery hours: Available daily, hours vary depending on the branches (order via mobile, phone, or their website)
Celebrating a special occasion? Get food trays made from sustainably sourced ingredients. The dishes of Earth Kitchen showcase local produce from around the country so you know you're getting good and healthy food.
Takeaway & delivery hours: 10AM to 7PM (order via mobile or Facebook)
Check out The Frazzled Cook's menu filled with unique and homey selections for comforting meals that truly satisfy. Their Frazzled Sisig, Wagyu Salpicao, and more are sure to please your tastebuds.
Takeaway & delivery hours: 10AM - 5PM daily, deliveries by in-house messenger require a fixed fee of PHP150 (order via their form before 7PM of the previous day)
Thought you'd have to wait until the ECQ is over before you can enjoy samgyupsal? Curb your cravings stat by getting Grill Eat's cooked or uncooked meat slices. Oh, and don't forget to order some sides and sauces to complete your feast.
Delivery hours: 9AM - 4PM daily (order via mobile; orders require a minimum purchase of PHP500)
If not KBBQ, then perhaps Korean-style chicken will do the trick. Have just that, plus other soulful Korean favourites like kimbap, teokbeokki, and more from Kko Kko.
Delivery hours: Taking orders from 10AM to 3PM, Monday to Friday only, with lunch delivery at 12:30PM to 2:30PM and dinner delivery at 5:30PM to 7PM (order via mobile and phone)
Bring your tastebuds on a journey through Kashmir's traditional Indian offerings. Their takeaway menu includes dishes like Chicken Tikka Masala and Palak Paneer — all ready-to-eat and made with fresh ingredients.
Delivery & takeaway hours: Daily from 11:30AM to 5:30PM (order via WhatsApp or Viber a day before, with a minimum purchase of PHP1200 and in-house delivery charge of PHP80)
For indulgent steaks and delectable pasta dishes, check out Mamou's hearty offerings. You can opt to order in their cooked selection or play chef and have ready-to-cook specials so you can recreate their dishes in your kitchen.
Takeaway & delivery hours: 10AM to 5PM daily (order from select branches via phone or mobile)
Craving for healthy Indian dishes? Those based in Makati can order in tandoori prawns, salmon fish tikka, rogan josh and more from Mantra's menu available for pickup and delivery.
Takeaway & delivery hours: 11AM to 2:30PM and 4PM to 7 PM from Tuesday to Sunday; get free home deliveries for orders above Php1000 (order via mobile)
To bring you a fine dining experience in the comfort of your home, Mario's Restaurant has made their specials available for takeout and delivery. Savour their Paella Valenciana, Callos and other Spanish dishes for a sophisticated night.
Takeaway & delivery hours: 7AM to 4PM daily (order via phone, mobile, or email)
Thought you'd have to give up your fave snacks from Marks & Spencer during this time? Well, fret not — you can still get those milk chocolate rounds you've been craving for because they're now ready to deliver within the metro. Select stores are also offering freshly baked goodies like croissants and more so check them out!
Delivery hours: varies per store (order via your preferred branch's email)
Stop your stomach from grumbling — go right ahead and order one of these delicious delights conveniently available for takeaway or delivery.
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