You Can Order Your Fave Restaurant Food For Your Handaan Or Potluck Party
Are you ready for the amount of food you'll be eating during the holidays? If you don't have the time to cook everything on your list, you can always order potluck trays from restaurants! They're convenient and can really save you time and effort.
From Filipino favorites to Christmas staples, let our list of potluck food trays help you out:
Manam: Sisig, Sinigang, or Palabok
When it comes to Filipino food, no one does it like Manam! You can order party trays that cover the basics, from veggies, meats, and rice. There's the bestselling Crunchy Salt and Pepper Squid Rings (P1,315), Gising Gising (P690), House Crispy Sisig (P1,105), Sinigang na Beef Short Rib & Watermelon (P1,630), Crispy Pancit Palabok (P1,330), and Garlic Rice (P380). Take note that Manam's potluck trays are good for 10 to 12 people, only.
For the full list of menu and Manam branches, visit Manam's official website. You can also order Manam's potluck trays via FoodPanda.
Alba Restaurante Espanol: Paella
Paella is a delicious rice dish commonly served during special occasions. Alba Restaurante Espanol offers seven different kinds of Spanish paellas in party trays that serve four to six people, like the Paella Valenciana (P1,160), Paella Negra (P1,300), Paella de Bacalao (P1,500), and Paella Marinera (P1,240). They also offer made-to-order dishes you can pair with the paella, like the Galantina (P990) and a Cochinillo (P3,000).
For the full party pack menu here. To order, visit or contact the closest Alba Restaurante Espanol near you with this branch locator.
Gringo: Lechon Cubano
If you want a different take on lechon (see the difference between northern and southern lechon), Gringo's Lechon Cubano is a slow-roasted Cuban-style lechon belly seasoned with different herbs and spices, served with a drizzle of tangy chimichurri sauce on top. You can buy it as a Fiesta Pack (P1,680) that serves eight people or buy the Sancho Holaday Board (P2,680) that also includes roast chicken, barbecue ribs, tacos, rice, nachos, iced tea, and dessert.
Yellow Cab: Pizzas, Pasta, and Chicken Wings
Yellow Cab's Potluck Holiday Promo (P2,799) is perfect if you're on a tight budget and you don't want the hassle of ordering from multiple places. This bundle covers all the basics: a tray of baked mac or mac & cheese, a tray of 32 pieces of chicken wings, two 10-inch cheese pizzas, and two 10-inch pizzas: Manhattan Meatlovers, Garden Special, Barbecue Chicken, New York Classic, or Hawaiian.
Kettle: Buttermilk Fried Chicken
A few of the dishes that Kettle serves in party food trays are their classic Buttermilk Fried Chicken (2,499), Pork and Potato Stripes (P1,799), and the Truffle Gorgonzola Pasta (P1,599). They also have new offerings in party trays, too, like the Kettle Club Sandwich (P1,889) and the Honey Tamarind Pork Ribs (P2,899).
For reservation and bulk orders, you can visit Kettle at the 5th Level, East Wing, Shangri-La Mall, Mandaluyong City or call them at 02-865-47077. They also have another branch at the 5th Level, Sky Park Dining, SM Aura Premier, Taguig City or call them at 02-888-73564
Naan: Indian food trays
If you love the spiciness that Indian food highlights, you've probably heard of Naan! Their tasty party trays are back, offering samosas, buttered chicken, grilled chicken tikka, and paneer. They have options that are good for 10 people, 15, or 20.
Message Naan for the price list and inquiries on Instagram or Facebook. You can also contact them through (0939) 209-1861.
Pancake House: Roast Beef, Pan Chicken, and Spaghetti
How convenient is it that Pancake House bundled their best-sellers and made them available in To-Go Trays! A tray of their Classic Pan Chicken costs P1,209; Roast Beef with Mashed Potato costs P2,499; the Fish Rolls at only P999; and Pork Vienna at only P999. The Spaghetti with Meat Sauce and Garlic Bread (P999), Plain Rice (P359), or Garlic Rice for only (P399).
Available in all Pancake House branches nationwide, except Camaya Coast, NAIA Terminal 3, and Clark. You can order through Pancake House's 24/7 delivery hotline, 888-79000.
Max's: Nilaga, Fried Chicken, and Pancit
If you're serving five or less than five people, Max's bundles everything you need with their Holiday Classics Supreme (P1,799). This platter set includes the oh-so-hearty Nilagang Pasko, Max's signature fried chicken, Pancit or Chopsuey or Lumpiang Shanghai. It, of course, comes with a large serving of steamed rice, five glasses of iced tea, and five servings of creamy buko pandan.
Find the nearest Max's Restaurant with this store locator. You can call them through their delivery hotline: 888-79000.
Friends and Family: Embotido and Pork Barbecue
Friends and Family boasts nostalgic Filipino comfort food that was once served in different Manila eateries and diners for the past years. A few of the party platters they offer are the Crispy Ukoy (P499), Chili Garlic Laing (P850), Tinapa Rice (P999), Embotido (P1,199), Pork Barbecue (P1,399), and Squid Ink Japchae (P2,499). Friends and Family's platters serve 10 to 15 people.
Friends and Family is located at the 7th Avenue corner 30th Street, G/F Bonifacio High Street Central, BGC. You can call them at (0917) 891-7053 to place your order.
Conti's: Baked Salmon and Chicken Pastel
Besides ordering the iconic Mango Bravo cake or the decadent Ube Leche Flan cake, you can order Conti's mouthwatering dishes in party trays, available in family size (serves 6-8 people) or party size (serves 12-15 people). They offer most of what's on the dine-in menu, like the Conti's Baked Salmon (P1,625/family size; P2,435/party size), Chicken Pastel (P715/family; P1,355/party), and Lasagna (P525/family; P995/party).
You can access the full menu, Conti's branches, and the online shop through Conti's official website.
Wolfgang Steakhouse: Steak
Christmas is the reason to indulge and indulge you will with juicy steaks from Wolfgang Steakhouse. Their new catering service now lets you enjoy premium steaks in the comfort of your own home. They have four different menu sets, Set A (P3,500/head) which is the simplest (and cheapest) is a bountiful spread that includes Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, Sizzling Canadian Bacon, Beverly Hills Chopped Salad, USDA Prime Dry-Aged Porterhouse Steak, Steak Rice, Mashed Potatoes, Creamed Spinach, Steamed Asparagus, and a New York-Style Cheesecake.
Here's more information on the other menu sets. You can call (0917) 702-82913 to avail of Wolfgang's Steakhouse Events' catering services.