Food Trays To Order For This Mother’s Day Weekend
This is one way you can pamper your mom during Mother's Day.
Mother's Day is just one of the days when your mother, mama, nanay, or inay gets to take a break from her daily duties-including a free pass on her cooking duties. If you're not 101% confident in your cooking skills, there's no shame in ordering for your celebration at home. It's the thought that counts!
Here are the different food trays you can order for Mother's Day, depending on your budget:
Mother's Day Food Trays Under P3,000
Homestyle Fried Chicken from Nono's
Nono's Homestyle Fried Chicken is made with crispy boneless chicken fillet, served with country-style gravy and honey on the side. To make the experience more complete and filling, this comes with dinner rolls, corn on the cob, and mashed potatoes.
To place an order, Nono's is available via Foodpanda, GrabFood, and Pick-A-Roo.
Wagyu Steak Tray from Ginza Gyu
Price: P2,200. Good for 3-4 pax.
If your momma loves a juicy steak, Ginza Gyu's the place to order your Mother's Day handaan. The store's Wagyu Steak Tray highlights cuts of premium Japanese wagyu sirloin, housemade gari (ginger), wasabi salt, and wagyu steak sasanishiki chahan (rice).
To place an order, visit Ginza Gyu's website.
Chorizo and Gambas from Wildflour
Price: P2,920. Good for 5-6 pax.
Splurge a little more for your mom on Mother's Day and treat her to Wildflour's Chorizo and Gambas. This food tray is made with fresh prawns, Pamplona chorizo, garlic, olive oil, and aioli.
To place an order, visit Wildflour's website.
Dimsum Platter from The Empress Dining Palace
Price: P2,488/large and P1,788/small.
In the mood for delicious dim sum? This platter by Empress Dining Palace includes Siew Mai which is steamed pork and shrimp dumplings with crab roe, Hakau which is steamed shrimp dumpling, Steamed Shrimp and Spinach Dumpling, Steamed Cream Custard Bun with Salted Egg Yolk, and Steamed Shrimp & Scallop Dumpling with Crab Roe.
To place an order, The Empress Dining Palace's Dimsum Platter is available via GrabFood, Foodpanda, and Empress Express.
Mother's Day Food Trays Under P2,000
Ebiko Carbonara Platter from Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory
Price: P1,590. Good for 6-8 pax.
Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory's restaurant serves a pretty mean carbonara. Their Ebiko Carbonara Platter has spaghetti noodles coated in a creamy white wine sauce with crispy salty bacon, poached egg, and topped with ebiko.
To place an order, visit Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory's website.
Glazed Pork Nasi Lemak Tray from Your Local
Your Local recently launched a Glazed Pork Nasi Lemak Tray on the menu. This dish consists of different layers, the base being fluffy coconut rice, topped melt-in-the-mouth braised pork belly, sweet and spicy anchovies, a bit of peanuts, and fried egg.
To place an order, Your Local is available on GrabFood, Foodpanda, and Pick-A-Roo.
Pork Kebab and Fried Chicken Shawarma Rice Platter from Kebabu
Two dishes and rice in one platter? What's not to love about that! Kebabu's Pork Kebab and Fried Chicken Shawarma Rice platter is made with flavorful grilled pork patties (thanks to the spices and garlic!), spiced fried chicken fillet, grilled tomatoes and red onions, on top of a bed of rice.
To place an order, visit The Grid's website.
Special Misua from China Mommy
Price: P1,200/half order, good for 6-8 pax. For a larger family, opt for P2,000/full order, good for 12-15 pax.
China Mommy's signature Special Misua uses the family's traditional recipe of cha misua. Linda Co, the mommy behind China Mommy, first cooks the egg noodles with pork, chicken breast, mushroom, hibe, and other aromatics. It's topped with spring onions, scrambled eggs, and roasted peanuts.
To place an order, visit China Mommy's website.
Mother's Day Food Trays Under P1,000
Crispy Boneless Bangus from SARSA
One of the most famous dishes on Chef JP Anglo's restaurant Sarsa is their Crispy Boneless Bangus. This includes two pieces of 500-gram fish with crispy fish skin garlic, annatto fish oil, and fish head gravy.
To place an order, send a Viber message to (0917) 528-0115 or call (02) 8529-1653.
Smoked Bacon Kimchi Rice Platter from Gochu-gang
Price: P950. Good for 4-6 pax.
Kimchi isn't for everyone, but if your mom loves its tang and spice, order Gochu-gang's Smoked Bacon Kimchi Rice Platter. This platter is filled with kimchi fried rice, mushroom, carrots, cucumber, topped with sliced smoked bacon slab.
To place an order, visit The Grid's website.
Pancit Palabok from Lola Nena's
Price: P625/large, good for 6-8 pax and P350/small, good for 3-4 pax.
Nothing beats a classic like pancit palabok. Lola Nena's take on this classic coats the noodles in a sauce flavored with smoked fish and then tops it off with thinly sliced Ilocos bagnet, crushed chicharon, slices of hard-boiled eggs, and green onions.
To place an order, check out Lola Nena's on GrabFood.
Vegan Barbecue from Cosmic
Why not try something different this weekend? This vegan-ized pork barbecue from vegan restaurant Cosmic tastes just like any other Pinoy barbecue but made with zero meat. Cosmic also just opened a branch in Kapitolyo, Pasig!
To place an order, visit Cosmic's website.
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