East Village Filipino Food Walk Food walk

New York
East Village Filipino Food Walk *** Featured on BuzzFeed *** As we trek the East Village, we will visit three restaurants where we will tickle our tastebuds with Filipino all-time favorites. We'll eat through a curated tasting menu and chat with storeowners and staff who bring these amazing dishes to life. Instagram: @FilipinoFoodCrawl 1st restaurant -- We will taste the "gateway dish to Filipino cuisine" as a starter. 2nd restaurant -- We will try a variety of delicious, mouth-watering entrées. 3rd restaurant -- We will have a shaved ice dessert to end on a sweet note! Along the way, we will talk about the influences that shaped Filipino cuisine, how these dishes fit in Filipino daily life, and the story of Filipino migration to the US. Join this exciting social dining experience to get an insider's perspective on Filipino cuisine! ALL INCLUSIVE of food, but beverages are extra. Tasting menu will depend on whether it's brunch or dinner. Private tours available upon request. Don't see a time slot that suits you? Send me a message so we can make it work! * This tour is best experienced as a group with at least 4 people due to family-style portion sizes. Feel free to invite your friends! If you have less than 4 people in your group, message me before booking so we can make the necessary arrangements. * What to bring: • A big appetite • Comfortable walking shoes • Appropriate attire for the weather • Umbrella (just in case it rains) Appetizer Sizzling Sisig Finely chopped pork on a sizzling plate, garnished with pork rinds and fresh onions. Entrees Pansit Bihon Rice noodles, chicken, carrots, celery, water chestnut, and egg Sinigang na Isda sa Miso Salmon, prawns, vegetables, crushed taro, tamarind, miso broth Kare-kare Oxtail braised in peanut sauce, long beans, eggplant, and bokchoy Sinangag Fried rice with garlic chips and garlic oil Dessert Halo-halo Shaved ice with purple yam (ube) ice cream, rice crispies, sweet beans, banana, coconut, and flan


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  • East Village Filipino Food Walk


Opiniones (2)

  • Ioana2019-09-05
    The tour with Raf is very special. He is from Philippine and he loves his country and the food. We ate in three places and the food was superb. He is very nice and enthusiastic about the food and history of his country. He told us a lot of very interesting information. The food was superb in all the places were we went. He had a small group of people so we got a chance to share the food and listen to Raf's sorties. His tour is very interesting and for me it was special and unforgettable. He gave us the name of several restaurants and now I plan to go back and try the food he recommended. 5
  • Paul2019-07-27
    Absolutely loved our food tour with Raf. We learned so much, tasted so many delightful foods, and had so much fun. Raf really puts effort into making the experience special and it shows. I just can't recommend this experience enough. 5

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  • De 18:30 a 21:00

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Hi, I'm Raf! I was born and raised in the Philippines and five years ago, I moved to New York. As a passionate foodie, I have searched for New York's best Filipino restaurants and I want to share them with you. I enjoy telling stories about Filipino culture using a culinary experience to fellow foodies. I have written about Filipino food and hosted private Filipino dinners where I tell my guests about what makes our cuisine so amazing. Another passion of mine is cooking. Check out @houseband_material on Instagram. Looking forward to meeting you!

    Lenguajes que hablan:

  • English
  • Tagalog