13 Restaurants That Will Make Your Mom Feel Like a Queen

Whether it’s Mother’s Day or not, mothers deserve to be treated like queens every single day! If you’re planning to treat your mom to an indulgent and unforgettable feast, you should check out these 13 must-try restaurants in Metro Manila:


kondwi 8

Kondwi is an artsy food spot in Poblacion that also doubles as an art gallery. If your Mom is someone who appreciates modern art, edgy spaces, delicious Asian tapas, and a great cocktail and wine selection, you should definitely check this out. You just might dance the night away after dinner!

Visit Kondwi at 6109 Albert St., Poblacion, Makati.

Follow Kondwi on social media:

Limon Manila


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Limón Manila (@limonmanila)

Limon Manila is a stylish Asian fusion restaurant that offers a unique space for you to enjoy a hearty feast. The interiors will make you feel like you’re dining in a luscious forest—your Mom will definitely love taking hundreds of photos in every Instagrammable corner. Their menu features dishes from all over Asia.

Visit Limon Manila at 525 Padre Faura St., Ermita, Manila City.

Follow Limon Manila on social media:

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse

Wolfgangs Steakhouse Resorts World Manila

You can’t go wrong with an indulgent steak dinner for your Mom! Take her on a luxurious dinner date at Wolfgang’s Steakhouse. Enjoy their world-famous USDA Prime Dry-Aged steaks, drink of their fine wine selection, and even check out the other gems on the menu such as the French Onion Soup and the Foie Gras Burger.

Mom will surely feel like a queen when you take her to Wolfgang’s Steakhouse.

Visit Wolfgang’s Steakhouse at One Bonifacio High Street, The Podium, and Newport World Resorts.

Follow Wolfgang’s Steakhouse on social media:

Alegria Manila


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Alegria MNL (@alegriamnl)

For a dining experience that will surely deliver a symphony of great flavors, you should bring your Mom to dine at Alegria Manila.

Alegria Manila is a cross-cultural Filipino and Latin American tasting menu restaurant, so you can be sure that the dishes served are unlike any other. If your Mom is someone who appreciates food and how to experiment with it, she’ll love a meal at Alegria Manila.

Visit Alegria Manila at G/F Uptown Parade, 9th Ave. Cor. 38th St., BGC.

Follow Alegria Manila on social media:

a mano


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by a mano (@amano.ph)

A mano is one of the Metro’s crowd-favorite Italian restaurants. The wide range of their famous pizzas, their handmade fresh pasta, and antipasti selections will surely give your Mom an unforgettable feast—or even just for a casual wine and cheese date. They also serve a variety of wine, champagne, and even coffee.

Visit a mano at One Bonifacio High Street, BGC, and at Power Plant Mall, Makati.

Follow a mano on social media:

Crumbly Crust Cafe

This cozy and homey rooftop cafe is a great place to unwind and just spend intentional time with Mom. Crumbly Crust Cafe serves savory meals, appetizers, and pizza if you’re planning to bring your mom for a brunch date. You can also enjoy some coffee and cheesecake slices while watching the sunset in their al fresco dining area.

Visit Crumbly Crust Cafe at 5/F Unit P2 NGR Building, 28 Dasdasan, Brgy. San Roque, Marikina City.

Follow Crumbly Crust Cafe on social media:

Gram Pancakes

DSC07925 a

Photo from Gram Cafe & Pancakes

Gram Pancakes may be known for their fluffy Japanese-style pancakes, but their savory meals are definitely worth the hype as well. Their must-try dishes include the Salmon Truffle Aburi Don, Curry Chicken Katsu, and the Summer Apple Salad with Kani Tempura. Of course, the bright and chic cafe interiors add so much sophistication to your meal with Mom!

Visit Gram Pancakes at 3/F Fashion Hall, SM Megamall, and G/F Serendra, BGC.

Follow Gram Pancakes on social media:

Sundays Cafe and Restaurant

sundays 5

This neighborhood restaurant in Marikina is great for a family feast, especially with its gastronomic food selections. Some of their must-try dishes include Cereal Fried Chicken and Waffles, Homemade Bacon Slab on Kimchi Rice, and Sundays’ Bacon Carbonara. For dessert, you have to try their Tres Leches Cake!

Visit Sundays Cafe and Restaurant at J.P. Rizal St. Cor. V. Gomez St., Brgy. San Roque, Marikina City.

Follow Sundays Cafe and Restaurant on social media:

La Condessa Cafe + Lounge


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by La Condessa (@lacondessaph)

This new Quezon City spot will make your Mom feel like a queen, firstly because of the luxurious and sophisticated setting of La Condessa. It’s like dining in a royalty’s home! Their menu also features hearty Spanish dishes such as Beef Asador, Gambas Chorizo, and Cocido. Your Mom will also surely love their cocktails, coffee, and even tea.

Visit La Condessa Cafe + Lounge at UG 01 & Mezzanine 01, CTTM Square, Diliman, Quezon City.

Follow La Condessa Cafe + Lounge on social media:

Gallery by Chele


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Gallery by Chele (@gallerybychele)

Gallery by Chele is an upscale fine-dining restaurant in BGC established by Chefs Chele Gonzalez and Carlos Villaflor. They are known for their stylish resto ambiance and the various tasting menus available: a 6-course and a 10-course degustation menu, and even a vegetarian tasting menu with just as many courses! Your Mom will surely appreciate the many dishes she’ll get to enjoy.

Visit Gallery by Chele at 5F Clipp Center, 11th Ave corner 39th St., Bonifacio Global City.

Follow Gallery by Chele on social media:

Pardon My French

If you and your Mom have always wanted to visit France but haven’t had the time to fly, then you might want to enjoy French cuisine first at Pardon My French. This Parisian-style restaurant in Makati serves hearty French dishes from appetizers, Viande Et Volaille, to steaks and lunch sets.

They also serve cocktails and wines that you can enjoy when the restaurant’s ground level turns into a lively dance floor at night.

Visit Pardon My French at 110 Jupiter Street, Makati City.

Follow Padron My French on social media:



View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Metronome (@restaurant.metronome)

Metronome is a modern French restaurant by Chef Mike Calo. Their ala carte menu features luxurious main options like roasted lamb, seared lobster, and butter-roasted veal chop. But if you want to treat your Mom to an unforgettable feast, you should also consider trying their multi-course tasting menu.

Visit Metronome at G/F The Grand Midori Makati Bolanos Street, Legaspi Village, Makati City.

Follow Metronome on social media:

Panco Cafe

panco cafe podium food 2

If you and your mom enjoy great coffee and brunches, you should bring her to Panco Cafe. They bring Filipino food and Australian coffee in one food spot. You can choose to enjoy their savory meals “Melbourne-style” (sandwich) or “Manila-style” (with rice).

For their coffee, they use Brazil Single Origin beans that are roasted in Melbourne!

Visit Panco Cafe at 110 C. Palanca St., Legazpi, Makati City.

Follow Panco Cafe on social media:

Do you have a story for the WhenInManila.com Team? Email me at vivien.wheninmanila@gmail.com or send us a direct message at WhenInManila.com Facebook Page. Join our Viber group to be updated with the latest news!