I don’t know about you, but when I sea-food, I eat it.
Admit it, you’ve used this old pun a hundred times to express your feelings for seafood. Well, we can’t blame you, cause we too, love the goodness of the food fresh from the sea. And since the Philippines is surrounded by vast seas, there’s no need for us to travel far to taste luscious seafood. In fact, there are many restaurants in Manila that serve finger-licking seafood dishes.Here are eight of them:
The Red Crab Alimango House actually has a lot of branches. With their melt-in-your-mouth fresh crabs and other seafood, no wonder why.
2. Crab n’ Crew
Seafood doesn’t always have to be expensive. At this seafood shack, you can get your hands dirty and your stomach happy with their crab-all-you-can promo for only P699: unlimited crabs (yay!), rice and tea. They also serve mussels, shrimps, squid and clams.
Location: 77 Visayas Ave Quezon City, Philippines
Dive-in and have a seafood feast in a seafood haven where you can make a mess. Bag O’ Shrimp is a casual ocean-themed seafood place that specializes in shellfish swimming in sauce in a plastic bag. Eat lip-smacking shrimps, mussels and crabs with your hands and have a fine dining experience. Enjoy munching on succulent seafood in a wharf-in-the-city themed shack complete with white-washed walls and decorative oars.
Location: Tuscany McKinley Hill Taguig, Philippines
Feel like you’re out hanging by the beach at this Hawaiian-inspired seafood restaurant and savor deliciously unique seafood dishes such as Classic Kahuku Shrimp Truck and Special Seafood Poke.
Location: 2nd Level Newport Mall Resorts World Manila Pasay City, Philippines
Tag your friends or family along and indulge in the flavors of the sea at Blue Posts Boiling Crabs & Shrimps. They offer fresh seafood that are boiled and marinated in different flavors and sealed in bags.
Location: 4/F SM North EDSA, The Block, Quezon City
Lip-smacking shrimps fresh from the owner’s shrimp farm! Let’s set aside our spoon and fork and get our hands to these succulent shrimpssss!
Location: 102 Panay Ave., South Triangle, Quezon City
Satisfy your seafood cravings with Dampa’s fresh seafood from the aquariums. You can have it in any way you want it!
Location: 107 E. Rodriguez Jr. Avenue, Libis, Quezon City
8. Crunchy Crab
Perfectly battered soft shell crab with fresh mango salsa? Ahhh, mouthwatering! Discover Crunchy Crab’s soft shell crab burger and more seafood dishes!
Location: #16 Unit G, United Street, Kapitolyo, Pasig