Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Restaurants in Mega Fashion Hall [UPDATED]


SM Megamall opened its Mega Fashion Hall last January 2014 making it the biggest mall in the Philippines, taking over the title from SM Mall of Asia. This new wing is set to become a premier shopping, dining and lifestyle destination in Metro Manila. A number of restaurants have already opened at the Mega Fashion Hall, including new concept restaurants and international franchise restaurant brands, as well as some of the big players in the Metro Manila dining scene. Here is our list of new and upcoming restaurants at the Mega Fashion Hall. This list will be updated regularly so save this page in your bookmarks.

Salon de Thé by The French Baker

Salon de Thé (or Tea House in Engish) is a concept store of The French Baker bringing an authentic French tea house experience to Filipinos. Upon entering, you feel like stepping into a chic tea house in Paris. Filipino-owned The French Baker opened its first branch in SM North Edsa in 1983 and now has 52 branches around the country including Salon de Thé.

Salon de The at The Mega Fashion Hall


Salon de Thé by The French Baker
Upper Ground Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Webiste: www.thefrenchbaker.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/thefrenchbakerphilippines
Email: info@thefrenchbaker.com


BONO Artisanal Gelato

The award winning gelateria opened its newest branch in Mega Fashion Hall in SM Megamall, bringing its total number of stores to four. BONO Artisanal Gelato is a Filipino-owned brand and produces fresh gelato everyday.

BONO Artisanal Gelato at Mega Fashion Hall


BONO Artisanal Gelato
Upper Ground Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Website: www.gelatobono.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/GelatoBono
Twitter: @BonoGelato
Instagram: @BonoGelato
Email: contact@gelatobono.com


St. Marc Café (Now Open)
Updated: August 24, 2014

St. Marc Cafe opened last August 15, 2014. It is a Japanese brand of cafe famous for its Chococro which is made of a blend of Ghana and Ecuador cacao beans and wrapped with crispy rich buttery flavor croissant dough. Read More >>>




St. Marc Cafe
Upper Ground Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Tim Ho Wan (Now Open)
Updated: May 20, 2014

Tim Ho Wan is a chain of dim sum restaurants in Hong Kong which has been given a Michelin star in the Michelin Guide Hong Kong & Macau. On May 20, 2014, Tim Ho Wan finally open a branch in the Philippines located at the Mega Fashion Hall. Tim Ho Wan is famous for its Baked Bun with BBQ Pork, as well as the Steamed Egg Cake, Vermicelli Roll with Pig’s Liver and Pan Fried Carrot Cake.

Tim Ho Wan Megamall




Tim Ho Wan
Upper Ground Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Chez Karine Bakery

Chez Karine is a Filipino-owned French patisserie inspired by Asian and American Flavors. It is famous for its award winning macarons. Chez Karine opened its second branch in Mega Fashion Hall in January 2014. Their first branch is located in Serendra Fort Bonifacio.

Chez Karine Bakery at Mega Fashion Hall


Chez Karine Bakery
Upper Ground Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Telephone: (02) 631-5774
Email: orders@chezkarine.com
Website: www.chezkarine.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/chezkarinebakery
Twitter: @ChezKarine
Instagram: @ChezKarine


Chelsea Kitchen
Updated: August 29, 2014

Chelsea Kitchen by the Raintree Restaurants Group will open at the Upper Ground Floor of the Mega Fashion Hall sometime in October 2014. This new branch will replace the Chelsea Market & Cafe branch at The Podium. This restaurant will feature a new menu of gourmet comfort food with a fresher look and ambiance.



Chelsea Kitchen
Upper Ground Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Website: www.raintreerestaurants.com/chelsea.html
Facebook: www.facebook.com/raintreechelsea


Polpetta

This appears to be an Italian restaurant based on its name, Polpetta (plural: polpette), an Italian term refering to meatballs. We will update this post as soon as more information is available.



Polepetta
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Osaka Ohsho

Osaka Ohsho is a Japanese chain or restaurants specializing in gyoza. They opened their first branch in the Philippines last February 2014 at SM Megamall's Mega Fashion Hall. They claim to serve the world's #1 Gyoza.



Osaka Ohsho
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Mobile/Reservations: 0917-8285011
Facebook: www.facebook.com/OsakaOhshoPH
Instagram: @OsakaOhshoPH


Linguini Fini
Updated: August 29, 2014

Linguini Fini is a Hong-Kong based international restaurant franchise which specializes in homemade Italian cuisine made with local organic produce and meat products. The Philippine branch is owned and managed by the Moment Group. This space was originally named Polpetta (plural: polpette), an Italian term refering to meatballs. We will update this post as soon as more information is available.

Linguini Fini
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Facebook: www.facebook.com/LinguiniFiniMNL
Twitter/Instagram: @LinguiniFiniMNL


Boqueria

The restaurant got its name from a public market in Barcelona, Spain called Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria, or shortly known as La Boqueria. The restaurant is managed by two Spanish chefs and specializes in traditional Spanish cuisine. Just like in Barcelona, you can enjoy the classic Spanish snack of churros con chocolate at Boqueria.

Boqueria at Mega Fashion Hall


Boqueria Restaurante Chocolateria
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Mobile: 0917-5780067
Email: boqueriaph@gmail.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/BoqueriaPH
Twitter & Instagram: @BoqueriaPH


Abè

Abè is a Filipino restaurant specializing in Kapampangan dishes. The restaurant opened its fourth branch in SM Megamall last January 2014.

Abe at Mega Fashion Hall


Abè
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Website: www.ljcrestaurants.com.ph/abe/


8 Cuts Burger Blends

This burger joint is famous for their hand-pressed burger patties made of a blend of eight cuts of beef. After their huge success at their original branch in UP Town Center, they opened two more branches, one in SM Megamall (January 2014) and another one in Trinoma (March 2014).

8 Cuts Burger Blends at Mega Fashion Hall


8 Cuts Burger Blends
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong
Facebook: www.facebook.com/8CutsBurgerBlends
Twitter: @8CutsBurger
Instagram: @8CutsBurgerBlends


Rosanjin

Rosanjin is another Japanese restaurant opening at the Mega Fashion Hall.

Rosanjin at Mega Fashion Hall


Rosanjin
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Lugang Cafe

Lugang Cafe is a Taiwanese restaurant that recently opened its sixth branch in the Philippines located in SM Megamall. The restaurant is famous for its Xiao Long Bao.

Lugang Cafe at Mega Fashion Hall


Lugang Cafe
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Mobile: 09151742243
Email: lugangcafe88@yahoo.com
Website: www.lugangcafe.com.ph
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Lugang-Cafe/195092840524714
Instagram: @LugangCafe


Tuan Tuan Chinese Brasserie

Another Chinese restaurant will open on the third floor of the Mega Fashion Hall.



Tuan Tuan Chinese Brasserie
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamal, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Ippudo 
Added: June 1, 2014

The rumors are true! Ippudo will open its first branch in the Philippines right here at the Mega Fashion Hall. This has been confirmed by our SM Megamall source who wish not to be named. Last June 1, we noticed that Ippudo Philippines has finally confirmed that they are soon opening at the Mega Fashion Hall. Ippudo is a Japan-based chain of ramen restaurants with branches in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, U.S. and soon in the Philippines.




Ippudo
Third Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Vikings SM Megamall

Vikings now has a total of five branches around the country, with the SM Megamall branch being the largest buffet restaurant in the Philippines at present.

Vikings SM Megamall


Vikings SM Megamall
Fourth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Phone: (02) 656-3888, 656-4888, 656-5888
Email: vikingssmmegamall@yahoo.com
Website www.vikings.ph
Facebook: www.facebook.com/VikingsSMMegamall


Mochicream Cafe (Now Open)
Updated: May 16, 2014

Mochi Cream Philippines opened its fourth cafe in SM Megamall's Mega Fashion Hall last May 1, 2014. Mochi Cream is famous for its authentic Japanese mochi creams.




Mochicream Cafe
Fourth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MochiCreamPH
Twitter & Instagram: @MochiCreamPH


Serenitea

Serenitea Mega Fashion Hall is an addition to this teashop's growing number of branches across the country. It is located right beside the ice skating rink at the Mega Fashion Hall in SM Megamall.

Serenitea at Mega Fashion Hall


Serenitea
Fifth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Website: www.iloveserenitea.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/iloveserenitea
Twitter & Instagram: @iloveserenitea


Pinkberry

Pinkberry specializes in premium frozen yogurt. It has a total of four branches around Metro Manila.



Pinkberry
Fifth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandauying City
Facebook: www.facebook.com/PinkberryPhilippines


Lucca Bakery

Lucca Bakery is a bakery which also serves breakfast meals. It is located on the fifth floor of Mega Fashion Hall right across Serenitea.



Lucca Bakery
Fifth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Dolcelatte Cafe & Gourmet Bakeshop
Added: June 15, 2014

Dolcelatte will open its second store at the Mega Fashion Hall sometime in July 2014. It is famous for its double doughnuts. Their first branch is located along Quezon Avenue, South Triangle, QC.



Dolcelatte
Fifth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Website: www.dolcelatte.ph
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Dolcelatte
Instagram & Twitter: @dolcelatteph
Email: dolcelattebanquetservices@yahoo.com.ph


Kool Kids Ice Cream & Co
Added: May 16, 2014

Kool Kids Ice Cream & Co opened its second branch at the Mega Fashion Hall. They are currently on soft opening. Their first branch is located in Kapitolyo, Pasig City.



Kool Kids Ice Cream & Co
Fifth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City


Starbucks Coffee
Added: May 16, 2014

Starbucks will open another branch in Megamall right across the new ice scating rink inside Mega Fashion Hall.



Starbucks Coffee
Fifth Floor, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
Website: www.starbucks.ph
Facebook: facebook.com/StarbucksPhilippines

Foodtrip Staycation in Ortigas Center

Why not combine your foodtrip with a relaxing staycation in Ortigas Center. SM Megamall is located just a few minutes drive away from a number of hotels in Ortigas Center. Capitol Commons and Kapitolyo are also just a few hundred meters away from the hotel.

First Published: April 22, 2014
Last Updated: August 29, 2014

5 comments:

Ortigas Dude said...

Hey thanks for this list! I work in Ortigas Center, your list is very helpful. Will bookmark this for now. Thanks! Btw, I followed you on IG :-)

Ramil Delos Reyes said...

Hi Ortigas Dude, thanks for visiting our blog, and thanks for bookmarking this article. We are glad that you find it helpful. Followed you back on IG. /Ram

Anonymous said...

Hi! I've seen articles saying Ippudo will also open here soon. Do you happen to know if this is true? Thanks!

Btw, thanks for this list! It's extremely helpful!!

Ramil Delos Reyes said...

Hi! Thanks for visiting our blog. Our source from SM Megamall confirmed to us today that Ippudo is one of the new restaurants opening at the Mega Fashion Hall. See our updated blogpost. We are glad that this list has been helpful to you. :-)

Czarlie said...

Hooray for Ippudo! I hope they will also offer their moyashi sauce here 😍