Don't know where to dine during the holidays? Here are some places that have even crayon-craving kids in mind! Read on and know where to have a good meal and a lot of merriment with your family this Christmas season.
Pancake House – Pancakes and waffles are tops for the little ones whether you're out for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Sturdy highchairs and activity place mats are available for your restless toddlers and preschoolers.
Eastwood City Walk 1, Eastwood City, Libis, Quezon City; Contact No. 421-1994; Open during the holidays
Burgoo – Go crayon-crazy from start to finish, filling white paper “tablecloth” with everyone's artistic contribution. Choose from their wide selection of pizzas, pastas, subs & burgers, chicken and chops, seafood, steaks and ribs. Finish off with cheesecake topped with Christmas-red raspberry.
Level 2, The Podium, Ortigas Center, Pasig City; Contact No. 687-5254; Open during the holidays
The Frazzled Cook – Why be frazzled preparing for your holiday meal of Grilled Beef Spareribs, Paella and Pancake ala mode when this restaurant's cook would gladly do it for you? A tall shelf full of lucky Japanese cats and Hello Kitty engraved spoons are sure to spark your curious tots' interest.
16 Luna Mencias St., Bgy. Addition Hills, Mandaluyong City; Contact No. 782-5980; Open until Dec. 24 for lunch and will resume operations on Dec. 27.
Chateau Verde – Enjoy Spanish Continental cuisine amidst greenery in this quaint garden restaurant. Your children will love getting their faces wet by cool mist near the entrance and walking around the small garden at the back of the dining area.
63 Apacible St., UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City; Contact No. 928-8180; Open until Dec. 23 and will resume operations on Dec. 26.
Vieux Chalet Swiss Restaurant - Treat your family to authentic Swiss recipes in a cozy, homey ambiance up the hills of Antipolo where open windows give you a view of the city lights. Have a feast with their Christmas menu of Fig & Brie Puff Tarts, Roasted Organic Pumpkin & Gruyere Salad, Stuffed Roast Pork, Organic Chicken a la Tony, Rosti, Herbed Rice and best of all, Swiss Chocolate Fondue and Santa's Christmas Cake!
Taktak Rd. Antipolo City; Call for reservations 697-0396; Open during the holidays
Have a Merry Meal and a Hearty Christmas! Bon Appetit!