leftoverjinx

grub + travels + perspectives

Graffiti Hunt: Art BGC 2017

Devoting a little bit of my time to roam around BGC has become a sort of annual tradition. After the "hunts" I did back in 2015 and 2016, I was looking forward to new murals in the area so I could have this little personal expedition again. It's therapeutic, actually. There's jus…

Namoo House BGC

There are tons of Korean restaurants in the metro right now that offer dishes at cheaper prices. So what's so good with Namoo House that you should pay them a visit? Their quality meats.
Other people don't understand the fuss about Korean BBQ restos, but I, on the other hand, just can'…

The Belle & Dragon Makati

Where do I even start with The Belle & Dragon? 😍 
For one, the concept and design of the restaurant was already a big yes for me in the "Should I give this a try?" department. The moment you enter the door, it's like you're transported into some pub located inside a castle. …

The PigPen Legaspi Village, Makati City

I don't usually go out of my way on a weekday to Makati CBD for foodie meet-ups (traffic!) but after a quick digging online to find more about The PigPen, I just had to go. And yes, they've proven that they're worth it. I arrived around 11:00 AM, saw a few tables inside occupied and it…

Now Playing: Yaygeometry

I am sucker for curated playlists. I have a habit of making one every once in a while for particular people, moods and phases in my life. There are just some songs that automatically transport you to a precise part of your existence and I always try and encapsulate the feelings and vivid memories.…

Roadster Roasters

[Update: This establishment is permanently closed.]

Instantly, right after our foodie meet-up here at Roadster Roasters, I mentally categorized it under my "Where to Take Friends to Stress-eat" folder and became one of my new favorite places in the metro. With the type of work we have at…