Chinese New Year is one of the best celebrated holidays in the world, especially in mainland China. In the Philippines, Filipinos have their own version of celebrating the lunar new year. Of course, the most elaborate or colorful celebrations are held in Binondo or China Town. Like any place in the world, great holidays are normally accompanied by great foods. To celebrate Chinese New Year, we visited the digital platforms of five hotel-based Chinese restaurants in Metro Manila and peek at their food offerings.
1. Canton Road, Shangri-La at the Fort
Enjoy a meaty starter with their Cantonese Barbecue Sampler at Php3,888 net. Indulge in their flavourful fare featuring roasted pork shoulder, roasted duck, jellyfish salad, crispy chicken, and braised beef shank in a roaring celebration of the Year of the Water-Tiger. To celebrate more family traditions, you can try their Prosperity Salmon Yeesang available at Php1,888 net.
A symbol of abundance, it is customary to gather family and loved ones for a Prosperity Toss of the Cantonese raw-fish salad while wishing good fortune for the year. Be part of heart-warming and meaningful traditions as they welcome the Year of the Water-Tiger. All offerings are until February 15, 2022. For order, visit bit.ly/ShopShangriLaFort or for more information and arrangements, you can email them at email@example.com.
2. Jasmine, New World Makati Hotel
Celebrate the Lunar New Year with Jasmine’s premium set menus highlighting the Salmon Yu Sheng salad, Pan-fried garoupa fillet, Wok-fried beef tenderloin, Deep-fried spare ribs, Seafood fried rice, Glutinous rice dumpling, Dark sugar coconut sticky rice cake, & Mango cream sago. A la carte and all-you-can-eat menus are also available. Set Menus are PHP8,888 net per table of four. All-you-can-eat dim sum is PHP1,688 net.
Also, you can try their Mandarin Orange Chocolate Cake for PHP1,088 (from PHP1,388) net. This tangy and sweet combination is inspired by and shaped after the luck gold coin, made with chocolate mousse, mandarin oranges, and a hint of cinnamon – perfect to share with friends and family. A 48-hour lead time for orders is required. All offerings are available until February 8, 2022.
To order, you can contact them via any of the following: Landline: +632-88116888 ext. 3679 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile / Viber / Whatsapp: 09178884194
3. Red Jade, Manila Hotel
Manila Hotel can help you make your home celebration a feast of abundance and prosperity with their M Takeout Chinese New Year Home Buffet Sets. You can also try their Pata Tim Hot Box that’s good for 5 to 6 persons. All these are available to order from now until Feb 1 only. For order, you can call them at 8527-0011 or 0998-9501912.
4. Man Ho, Manila Marriott Hotel
Choose from Man Ho restaurant’s 3 lucky dishes to welcome the Year of the Water Tiger: Poon Choi for abundance; Lo Hei for prosperity; and, Tikoy for harmony. These offerings are available until February 1 only. For dine-in, takeaway, and delivery, you can call at (0917) 823 8692.
5. Summer Palace, Edsa Shangri-La, Manila
Let Edsa Shangri-La, Manila fill your dining table with Chinese Tradition. Chinese New Year is the most auspicious occasion of the year where traditions are kept. Family reunions in feast will never be missed. Celebrate and enjoy their Set Meals at home or dine-in at Summer Palace with your loved ones. Set meals price starts at Php9388++.
These offerings are available until February 1 only. For pre-order, visit bit.ly/ESLCNYSetMenus. For reservations, you can email them at email@example.com or call 8633 8888.