Recipes by Café Metro

5/F Shangri-La Plaza, EDSA cor. Shaw Blvd., Mandaluyong, Metro Manila

Recipes by Café Metro
4.4
4.5 Stars

43 Reviewers

  • 5 stars 20
  • 4 stars 19
  • 3 stars 4
  • 2 stars 0
  • 1 star 0
  • 44 Reviews
  • 98 Recommend
  • 43 Reviewers
Category:
Filipino
Business Hours
Open: 11:00a - 9:00p

Hours

  • Sunday
    • 10:00a - 10:00p
  • Monday
    • 11:00a - 9:00p
  • Tuesday
    • 11:00a - 9:00p
  • Wednesday
    • 11:00a - 9:00p
  • Thursday
    • 11:00a - 9:00p
  • Friday
    • 11:00a - 10:00p
  • Saturday
    • 10:00a - 10:00p

Payment Options

Cash, MasterCard, Visa

Price Range

₱138 - ₱310

More Business Info

Reservations:
Yes
Kids Menu:
Yes
Take Out:
Yes
Menus:
Lunch, Dinner
Waiter Service:
Yes
Attire:
Casual
Good for Groups:
Yes

Most Recent Reviews

Eboy D.
4.0 Stars
2

General's Chicken, Vegetable Kare Kare and Gising gising. Always those three for our family's order and we are set. Pair it with the seafood fried rice and it is even better. Love Recipes, consistently good food.

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Camille S.
4.0 Stars
3

General’s Chicken
One of their signature dishes that I super love. I liked how the chicken has a sweet-salty taste. The texture’s really good too - crunchy on the outside and juicy on the inside. I just noticed that their serving’s getting smaller.

Gising Gising
Looking at their menu, I didn’t know they had no pork and chicken version of their gising gising. Good job Recipes for being flexible and more accommodating of your customers.
I’m a big fan of this dish so it’s not a surprise that I liked it. It had a very light coconut milk taste but not to the point that you won’t taste it anymore. I’m not sure if my friends requested it be to tamed down but the spiciness was really tolerable.

Sinigang na Baboy
This dish was okay. I expected a more sour sinigang but Recipes’ version only had a hint of sourness to it.

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Aldwin D.
4.0 Stars
4

Just checking.
Food still taste great.
Bit worried. Only a handful of diners.

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Ruby G.
5.0 Stars
2

One of our go to restaurant after church service.

Place were a little bit small.

The food were ok sulit for its price. :) What we have this time was
1. General Chicken its a combination of fried chicken fillet and fried eggplant with a sweet and spicy sauce. 2. Lechon Kawali with kangkong its a typical lechon serves as a toppings of adobong kangkong
3. tilapia fillet a must try
4. Kare kare.

Service was good.

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Sandy V.
4.0 Stars

gising gising 128077🏻

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Gino G.
4.0 Stars

Kala ko nasa kanto lng ako hehe but it was good the place are two small and the service was a bit slow i dont know why eh wala nmn kumakaen kunti lng hehe..

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Trish Q.
3.0 Stars

I thought it was OK.

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Nins A.
5.0 Stars

General's chicken is so good 100841008410084

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Noelle O.
5.0 Stars

Simple. Comfort food.
I had dinner here with my fellow foodie Cheen and we ordered gising gising, fried tilapia and bagoong rice. Nothing overpowering, and everything uncomplicated. Bonus points for the bagoong rice which could be supplement and meal! Total bill was around P600 but could be less if we only got one ulam :)
The staff were efficient and personable.
All in all a good setting for fellowship and updates.

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Aigner B.
3.0 Stars

UNDECIDED and we ended here, I would understand the ambience since SHANG is under renovation but the place is too ordinary and so simple.The foods are great very Filipino but The servings are not good for family or barkadas. The Gising2X is not so spicy like what i've expected. ITs OKAY'OKAY...

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Raymond T.
5.0 Stars

I loved it.

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Joseph C.
5.0 Stars

mystery of generals chicken. - i even offered 5k to a research and tech specialist to reverse engineer the generals chicken recipe but failed. Kfc even launched a similar recipe but didnt took off. must try for all chicken lovers. this is before all the sweet korean style coated chicken. more than 10 years still a mystery.

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Maria C.
4.0 Stars

The portions are generous. I loved the Thai spring rolls. Refreshing taste. Ambiance though can still be improved. Oh, the price is reasonable, too.

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Angela Marie C.
5.0 Stars

Definitely one of my favorite Filipino restaurants in the Metro. This is the first time I got to try their Kare-kare and it was really really good! 128516128516128516

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Flanice U.
4.0 Stars

We had the General' Chicken, Gising-Gising and the Fried Tilapia, which were all favorites and definitely yummy.

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Lea A.
5.0 Stars

Consistenly good food and service!

Must orders are lechon kawali w/ kangkong (pictured), general's chicken, gising-gising and fried tilapia.

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Zia M.
4.0 Stars

Their Binagoongan is so good. Plus they make you feel that everything is cooked by your mom. hehe Craving for Filipino dishes? This is it. 128522

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Pachie S.
5.0 Stars

We always enjoyed eating here, at their branches in Shang and Solenad 2. We never get tired of the Kare-kare, and the General's chicken is also good.

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Carla O.
4.0 Stars

The most fullfiling orders: General's Chicken, Crispy Tilapia, Gising Gising, Chicken Sotanghon, General's Tofu. 128525

I also suggest among the meals, Chicken Teriyaki that comes with plain rice, togue and a glass of iced tea all for P175!

I am a slave to their General's Chicken. Always good!!! 128077128077128077

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Captain Bruce D.
5.0 Stars

Love the crispy tilapia, everyone must try it and with a reasonable price

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