ICYMI: These International Favorites Can Now Be Enjoyed in Manila

Definitely worth the wait

Artwork by Gian Ferrer

You no longer need a passport to try your favorite treats from overseas. Everything can be found here!

1. Have You Tried Shake Shack’s Exclusive Manila Menu?


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It’s been a week since people camped out for this burger joint’s opening yet it seems like the fever is far from over. Aside from their famous burgers, patrons will be delighted to know that they have items on the menu that are exclusive in Manila. It includes the Ube Shake, a vanilla blended custard mixed with ube, the Calamansi Limeade, a Shake Shack classic with a twist, and the Calamansi Pie Oh My – a calamansi pie with vanilla custard. Go try them all!

Shake Shack is located at Central Square, BGC, Taguig City

2. The Alley Milktea Just Arrived in Manila


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This Taiwanese milk tea brand is all about the aesthetics. With its visually pleasing beverages, it has become a sensation in different parts of the globe like Canada, Australia, Thailand, and now even in the Philippines. A few of their bestselling flavors are the Creme Brulee, Snow Strawberry Lulu, and the colorful Aurora Series. The Philippine branch just opened last May 10 in Mall of Asia, so raise your hands if you’re falling in line this weekend.

The Alley is located at SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City

3. Don’t Miss Out on Popeyes’ Return in Manila


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Those who missed the famous fried chicken joint will be delighted to hear that Popeyes’ just opened a branch here again in Manila. It was way back in 2007 when they closed their stores in the country. Now you’ll get to enjoy their flaky and crispy Southern-style fried chicken again in Arcovia City in Pasig. If you’re nowhere near Pasig, fret not. They’re also planning to open branches in Alabang Town Center and Robinsons Galleria. Be one of the first to taste America’s famous Southern Fried Chicken.

Popeyes new branch is located at Arcovia City, 9 E. Rodriguez Avenue, Ugong, Pasig City

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