National City trip (Royal Mandarin, Lisa’s Filipino Cuisine, Niederfrank’s ice cream)

National City trip (Royal Mandarin, Lisa’s Filipino Cuisine, Niederfrank’s ice cream)

National City trip (Royal Mandarin, Lisa’s Filipino Cuisine, Niederfrank’s ice cream) Royal Mandarin1132 E Plaza Blvd, Ste 205National City, CA 91950(619) 477-4151https://royalmandarinrestaurant.com I never heard of salt and pepper wings until reading mmm-yoso. The post that particularly caught my attention was one where Kirk and friends did a wings challenge to determine who had the […]

Villa Manila

Villa Manila

Villa Manila Last week, Mr. K and I had dinner with Kirk of mmm-yoso and he suggested we meet at Villa Manila, a Filipino restaurant. This was the first sit-down Filipino restaurant Mr. K and I have been to in San Diego, since most of the ones in the area are fast food set-ups. It […]

Tita’s Kitchenette

Tita’s Kitchenette

Tita’s Kitchenette Tita's Kitchenette 2720 E Plaza BlvdNational City, CA 91950(619) 472-5801 Knowing that I was going to be in National City, I wanted to take the opportunity to try out some Filipino restaurants while in the area.  I looked through yelp for some good reviews, and found Tita's Kitchenette to be a popular choice. […]

R&B Filipino Cuisine

R&B Filipino Cuisine

R&B Filipino Cuisine R & B has been on my “to do” list as I’ve been wanting to find a new go-to fast food Filipino restaurant in San Diego. We previously used to frequent Manila Fast Food, but after several ownership changes, we found the food to be too salty and stopped visiting. We came […]

Fredcel Lumpias & Catering

Fredcel Lumpias & Catering

Fredcel Lumpias & Catering Fredcel Lumpias & Catering 3876 38th StSan Diego, CA 92105(619) 282-2305fredcellumpias.weebly.com I learned about Fredcel from mmm-yoso. I wanted to take Boyfriend there because he loves lumpia.  Loves.  It's kinda scary seeing how many lumpia he, his brother and his cousin can devour.  We paid Fredcel's a visit a few weekends […]

Ube (Purple Yam) Chiffon Cake

Ube (Purple Yam) Chiffon Cake

Ube (Purple Yam) Chiffon Cake I’ve been wanting to make another chiffon cake, but I didn’t know what flavor I wanted to try. The other day, I suddenly came up with the idea to try ube. When I made the pandan chiffon one, I used a pandan extract. I also have a ube extract, so […]

Manila Fastfood- Filipino party food!

Manila Fastfood- Filipino party food!

Manila Fastfood- Filipino party food! Manila Fastfood and Desserts8979 Mira Mesa BlvdSan Diego, CA 92126858-578-0968 We celebrated the boyfriend's birthday this weekend, with our yearly tradition: Filipino fast food and family.   In the past, the boyfriend's family picked up some party tray items of food and brought it with them.  However, last year we were […]