This Mother’s Day, make sure Mom stays away from the kitchen by doing the cooking for her. No cooking skills? No worries. You can order from these restaurants instead. Surprise Mom, too, with great desserts.
22 Prime has set meals that can be enjoyed by your whole family.
There’s Love, which includes truffle mac and cheese or jasmine rice, grilled vegetables, tuna belly with mango relish and calamansi butter sauce, slow-roasted beef belly with pepper sauce, soy-marinated chicken and red velvet cake.
Or you can choose Care, which includes your choice of tuna linguini aglio olio or jasmine rice, wilted garlic spinach, baked mahi-mahi with béarnaise sauce, slow-roasted beef with truffle cream sauce, chicken paprika and salted cheesecake. Each set meal costs P4,500 net and is good for 4-6 people.
Available until May 10, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Moms will also get a gift from Discovery Suites.
22 Prime Discovery Suites, ADB Avenue Ortigas Center Pasig City, tel. 77198888 local 6808
PizzaExpress will have special bundles on Mother’s Day weekend—two pizzas and one pasta for just P990.
You can also order à la carte—they’re serving baked dough balls, bruschetta, baked chicken wings, garlic bread, different kinds of Neapolitan and Romana pizza and pasta including lasagna, frutti di mare, spaghetti alle vongole and bolognese.
If you live within the delivery radius of Uptown Mall and Megamall, you can order through FoodPanda or GrabFood. If not, there’s always GrabExpress Pabili or Lalamove Pabili (up to P2,000 worth of orders) or you can order as much as you want and then book GrabExpress, Lalamove or Angkas to pick up the food for you. Payment can be made via BDO transfer and GCash.
PizzaExpress SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City (tel. 0917-6312287), Uptown Mall, Taguig City (tel. 0917-7101567)
Mom can enjoy her Your Local favorites at home. Beef Rendang buns, chili crab buns, Feel Good Chicken (prawn paste chicken wings with maple cream cheese on the side), laksa fettucine, braised beef pasta, steak fried rice, tofu steak and eggs, torched salmon donburi (our favorite), Lamb Rendang and chicken rice are just some of the many dishes you can order from Your Local.
Your Local will be available this week on GrabFood and Foodpanda; GrabExpress Pabili or Lalamove Pabili; or you can place the order yourself, pay online using BDO or GCash and then have your food picked up by GrabExpress, Lalamove, Angkas or other third-party delivery services.
106 Esteban St., Legaspi Village, Makati City, tel. 0917-6543355
Va Bene Pasta Deli
Va Bene is based in Bonifacio Global City but they deliver within Metro Manila through LalaMove. Get delicious Italian dishes like pappardelle with sausage, meatball and mozzarella cheese, mushroom cannelloni and the organic eggs tagliatelle with mushroom cream sauce and truffle oil (it’s so good).
Tel. 0917-7225780, follow @vabenepastadeliph on Instagram
Abuela’s is preparing a special Mother’s Day Spanish menu set and a Japanese menu set. Just ask your mom which she prefers. The Spanish set includes paella, crispy pork belly, a jamon platter and chorizo pasta, while the Japanese set includes fried gyoza, salmon butter shoyu and beef teppanyaki. Order at least one day ahead of desired date.
Makati City, tel. 0917-8538881, 0917-8538882
Say “I love you” to Mom with a big serving of M Bakery’s delicious banana pudding. (Chocolate’s available but the classic version owns our heart.) They serve their famous cupcakes, too (there are special Mother’s Day-themed ones), cakes, cookies and icebox desserts. Place you order by texting (or sending through Viber) your name, what you want plus date and time of pickup (Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday only from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Pay via BDO transfer. You may pick up from the store or book Grab or Lalamove. INQ
BGC, tel. 0917-6331718, 0918-6417990, follow @mbakery_ph on Instagram