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MilkyWay Cafe

) #71 of 1,176 Restaurants in Makati ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Philippine, Asian
2/F MilkyWay Bldg 900 Arnaiz Ave | corner Paseo de Roxas, Makati, Luzon 1223, Philippines
6328434124
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good55%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“halo halo” (26 reviews)
“catfish” (5 reviews)
“crispy pata” (7 reviews)
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Philippine, Asian
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2/F MilkyWay Bldg 900 Arnaiz Ave | corner Paseo de Roxas, Makati, Luzon 1223, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place offers the best Filipino food in town, highly recommended. We had the crispy hito (catfish), which was delicious. And the halo-halo was amazing!!! Don't miss out on it. Service was good, friendly.

Thank castor a
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

The Milky Way restaurant along Arnaiz is like a haven for Filipino dishes -- from crispy pata to kare kare and humba. They also serve yummy desserts -- and i especially liked the coffee jelly. The patrons seem like old timers-- and it looks like...More

1  Thank mymaryrose
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Not even kidding it's the best, props to the chef! We love Katrina Popular, try the avocado ice cream with rainbow sprinkles

Thank Garie S
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

The place is teeming with seventy or eighty -somethings and rightly so since the original Milky Way was a favorite in the olden days... the offerings are varied from corned beef nilaga to fried apahap and hito which every table seemed to be ordering. Food...More

Thank katherine3182015
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We had a family lunch there this week. The place was packed but service wasn't bad. Staff was cheerful and attentive. Nice ambiance and clean surroundings. But to be honest, the food was about disappointing, found the Hainanese chicken too dry and the Kare Kare...More

Thank Jeff Y
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant after a month of traveling the Philippines. During this month, memorable culinary experiences were very few and far between, although in all fairness i was in some remote places. A visit to Milkyway Cafe in Manila changed that. I was in...More

Thank sfasiantraveller
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for some home cooked food, Milky Way is the place to go . Their Crispy Hito with Mustasa and Pancit Luglug are just so heavenly !!! This is one restaurant I would go out of my way for .. the place...More

Thank tyler_27
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It was my first time. I went for lunch with a friend. The food was exactly what a balikbayan like me wants to enjoy. We ordered fried bangus with atchara, kari-kari and laing sa gata. We enjoyed the crispy bangus best of all. Then surprisingly,...More

Thank JavaMama58
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Best spot we've eaten at in Makati so far, delicious Filipino food! Have the corned beef soup, laing, and beef adobo. Generous portions!

Thank RTWDMB
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The location is close to Greenbelt and the food is great especially the Fried Hito and Gising Gising. Their halo halo is a must have. The place can get full so reservation is a must so one does not get disappointed.

Thank RIG711
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2/F MilkyWay Bldg 900 Arnaiz Ave | corner Paseo de Roxas, Makati, Luzon 1223, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Makati
  • Phone Number: 6328434124
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Description
Milky Way Café, opened in December 2002, is a creation from Chef J. Gamboa of Cirkulo Restaurant. Going back to his roots, Chef J. Gamboa wanted to create a dining and meeting space with nostalgic highlights, incorporating details from Milky Way's 40 year history. The result is a bright and airy space designed by Arch. Gary Coscolluela. Narra walls, granite counters, molded ceilings, soliha chairs, black and ivory flooring define the restaurant's old world charm. Shelves are filled with special home-made products from Milky Way's line of preserves and native delicacies.The Milky Way Café offers an international menu typical of hotel coffee shops, without the 5-star prices. There is a wide selection of Filipino dishes that Milky Way is famous for, prepared by the original cooks from the 1960s. Favorites include Crispy Hito with Bagoong and Mustasa, Baby Crispy Pata, the Award Winning Milky Way Kare Kare, US Bistek Tagalog, Tokwa't Baboy, Pancit Luglug, Dinuguan at Puto and not to be missed are the Milky Way Halo Halo and Homemade Ice Creams.The Café is open Mondays to Saturdays from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm. Its intimate setting is ideal for lunch, merienda, and dinner with the family or for business. Function rooms for 10 to 200 Persons, free basement parking and elevator access are available.
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