Mr. Ube Rice and Noodle House

Imperial Sky Garden, 707 Ongpin St., Binondo, Manila, Metro Manila

Mr. Ube Rice and Noodle House
4.4
4.5 Stars

8 Reviewers

  • 5 stars 4
  • 4 stars 3
  • 3 stars 1
  • 2 stars 0
  • 1 star 0
  • 8 Reviews
  • 0 Recommend
  • 8 Reviewers
Category:
Chinese

Payment Options

Cash

Most Recent Reviews

Roy T.
4.0 Stars

My Auntie is here in Manila for the week for her US Embassy interview and some opthalmologist appointments and such. Since it's gonna be Chinese New Year tomorrow, a visit at Binondo was something she wanted to push. I was sure there's gonna be a big crowd visiting the place. Side story: Did you know Manila's Chinatown is the oldest one in the world? I read this somewhere. Cool cool cool! Going back, we had a visit at Binondo and right after arrival we met with another Auntie at Mr Ube. #damikongaunties They were already eating so we had no choice but to order there too. Wanted to go President's, Wai Ying, King Chef, or something else pa naman sana. #damigusto

They are a pay as you order type of restaurant. Medyo magulo, to be honest, but I'd forgive that for now because super duper daming tao. The servers were all over the place, carrying orders here and there. Many people loitering and looking for an empty table and such. Sakit sa ulo sa gulo.

My sister and I shared their Shabu Laksa. I really don't know why the name but I was hungry and since the server recommended it, it was an easy okay-sige-yan-na-lang for me. Gutom na rin eh. We also shared the Mr Ube Specialty which is some egg noodles with some seafood and chicken bits. My Auntie had the Beef Wanton which she liked, my other Auntie the Chopsuey Rice. I tried all and they were pretty good. Laksa was really tasty and a bit spicy! The squid balls they used tasted not too good but pwede na. Mr Ube Specialy's egg noodles was dry but tasted okay. Beef wanton tasted the usual, nothing too special about their version. Clear soup broth plus thin noodles and some pieces of beef brisket plus two wonton dumplings. The chopsuey was good! I got to try it and I will order it the next time I'm there.

The serving sizes were really big. One bowl can be shared by 2-3 persons. Price reange at 200-300 pesos per order.

  • No. of Comments: 2
View
Pauie P.
3.0 Stars

So slow service, expensive menu for an ordinary meal. 128078🏼

  • No. of Comments: 3
View
Amyxal V.
5.0 Stars

1. When my guy friend and I were strolling along Ongpin we were hungry but Cafe Mezzanine (which I also reviewed) was full at that time. Luckily, there was another restaurant named Mr. Ube which is just like Cafe Mezzanine -- line of Eng Bee Tin products, for example -- since both restaurants are both owned by Mr. Gerry Chua.

2. Our dining experience gave us the impression that Mr. Ube's fare will definitely be worth your money! I had a big bowl of Beef Wanton noodle soup while my friend had the Thai Tom Yam, P150 each.

3. My Beef Wanton was packed with ingredients. Not only did I get to enjoy the big chunks of beef, but there was also a delightful surprise -- my meal also had big pieces of siomai! Really, it was a meal in itself. It was my first time also to eat the real "bok choi" which is like our pechay. The meat was tender, the broth was flavorful and tasted natural. I didn't realize that I'd get that much for P150. Had I only known I would have ordered one bowl only and shared it with my date. But really, it was a complete meal!

4. My friend also let me taste the Tom Yam. It was also good! Unfortunately I'm allergic to shrimp. He, on the other hand, doesn't eat beef (due to his own beliefs). We would have ordered something sweet but we were already blissfully bloated. Haha! When you get to Binondo don't forget to try Cafe Mezzanine and Mr. Ube!

  • No. of Comments: 2
View
Evelyn B.
5.0 Stars

If your going to quiapo dont forget to go to ongpin to to try and eat at Mr. Ube their pancit canton, halo-halo and ube siopao and if your a vegan they're serving a vegan noodles too.

  • No. of Comments: 4
View
Mary Jean N.
4.0 Stars

Sweet and sour pork bagnet. FTW. 1108811088110881108811088

  • No. of Comments: 2
View
Olive Y.
5.0 Stars

I don't know if I'm exaggerating but oh my gosh this is the best halo-halo I've had in my life! 128523

There is cheese! And their gulaman tasted so good when usually, gulaman is tasteless. They also have this different kind of kamote, the orange-colored type, which was an instant favorite. There is also red beans, and all other ingredients you'd love, especially the ube ice cream128156

  • No. of Comments: 4
View
Woodie E.
4.0 Stars

Mr. Ube Specialty is the pancit dish shown in the picture. It has seafood, meat and i think egg :) tastes good actually! And matches my Naicha!

  • No. of Comments: 0
View
Alyssa Danielle T.
5.0 Stars

I loved it.

  • No. of Comments: 1
View