The Purple Doll

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Current Rank: 11 (Food & Drink)
Site Description: A doll's guide to life. Join the doll as she embarks on a food adventure, exploring restaurants, buffets and even food stalls in the Philippines and beyond!
Date Joined: Oct 24, 2011

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Bistro 98: Discovering Gourmet Comfort Food in Quezon City
on Apr 14, 2013 in tomas morato mediterranean quezon city international hole in the wall comfort food food There's no denying that I love to dine in my list of trusted restaurants. However, hole in the wall dining spots have a certain charm I just can't get enough of. Earlier this year, my friend and I visited a comfort food destination off the main stree...

Wrong Ramen: How can this wrong be so right?
on Apr 10, 2013 in noodles japanese-western ramen japanese taguig burgos circle bonifacio global city food While I may not be the biggest fan of ramen, I can't deny that I still have an undying drive to scout both the old and new ramen places sprouting in the metro. My most recent visit was a trip to a really unique ramen house in Bonifacio Global City. W...

Primero Casa Filipino: Affordable Filipino Buffet in Quezon City
on Apr 4, 2013 in tomas morato buffet quezon city filipino eat-all-you-can affordable food After a month of blog post drought, let's get back to regular programming, shall we? Now, although I'm not the biggest fan of Filipino cuisine, I appreciate hearty Pinoy dishes both cooked traditionally and creatively. And this my friends is what I e...

Corner Tree Cafe: Award-Winning Vegetarian Food in Makati
on Mar 16, 2013 in vegan makati city international healthy vegetarian food Before 2012 ended, I was lucky to have won a gift certificate from Corner Tree Cafe by being the 3,000th liker of their Facebook page. Being someone who doesn't really have good luck, I was really surprised yet very grateful at the same time. You see...

Manang's Chicken: New Garlic Pork Rice Meal and More
on Mar 12, 2013 in sm north red velvet quezon city manang's chicken pork sundae chips We Filipinos love fried chicken. But although Manang's Chicken dubbed as the bagong fried chicken ng Pinoy specializes in what else but double-fried and glazed poultry, the beau and I discovered a new treat worth going back for again and again in thi...

Yabu: Revisiting the House of Katsu
on Mar 5, 2013 in katsu japanese-western japanese sm megamall pasay city mandaluyong city tonkatsu sm mall of asia It's been quite a while since I've last paid a trip to Yabu: House of Katsu, so when I received an invitation from Ms. Erika to try out the most recent additions to Yabu's roster of excellent katsus, I just couldn't say no. I mean, after trying it ou...

Goodwill Coffee: Instant Coffee with Moringa and Spirulina
on Mar 3, 2013 in coffee beverage goodwill While I'm no coffee aficionado, I surely enjoy a good cup of hot coffee during mornings and even on late afternoons when I seriously need a perk-me-upper. And although I hate to admit it, my choice when it comes to coffee are instant coffee mixes. So...

Taste the Love with The Bistro Group + Giveaway #12!
on Mar 2, 2013 in the bistro group blog anniversary giveaway promo giveaway campaign While I was on a roll last January, the love month made me a real busy bee. And while this post is late, I think we should spread the love even if it isn't the month of February. But first, let me share with you The Bistro Group's newest campaign, Ta...

Wang Fu Chinese Café: Asian Comfort Food in IL Terrazzo
on Feb 19, 2013 in hainanese chicken tomas morato Singaporean quezon city il terrazzo chinese cantonese malaysian food A few weeks ago, I celebrated my 22nd birthday. Although it feels surreal that a year had passed that quick, I'm happy to have been given not only a family to celebrate this milestone with, but also a set of great friends who has always been there fo...

Get Ready for UP Economics Society's FOODGASM 2!
on Feb 17, 2013 in event announcement foodgasm Earlier this year, I received an invitation to attend UP Economics Society's Foodgasm II, a one day food tasting competition aiming to showcase the up and coming food establishments here in Metro Manila. And being a foodie myself, how can I not say y...

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