Old Manila

The lovely interiors of the Manila Peninsula has been host to endless events and parties. Nestled in the heart of the famous hotel is Old Manila, a wonderful choice for an intimate date for two. Indulge in fine cuisine and elegant interiors, as well as each other’s company.

Manila Peninsula, 226 Makati City, Metro Manila

La Veranda

The indoor trendy lounge that opens to an outdoor terrace is what the hotel is famous for. One could literally watch the sun, the moon and the stars in the sky from the ceiling in the comfort of a glass enclosed lounge. Making it perfect for a romantic sunset date, or even a late night glass of wine.

Sofitel, CCP Complex Roxas Blvd Brgy. 76, Pasay, 1300 Metro Manila

The Tasting Room

Why not drop by this beautiful restaurant for your next date night? You’ll be sure to find the most exquisite dishes that feature the season’s most delicious ingredients from around the world. Their sophisticated interiors creates a perfect ambiance for a romantic dinner date for two.

City of Dreams, Aseana Avenue corner Macapagal Ave., Entertainment City, Roxas Blvd, Parañaque, Metro Manila



Flame is Discovery Primea’s Modern European restaurant located on the 16th floor of the hotel. Their menu combines modern European cuisine with Asian flavours, perfect for those days you’re feeling a bit adventurous. It doesn’t hurt to enjoy the panoramic view of the Metro Manila skyline too!

Discovery Primea, 6749 Ayala Avenue, Urdaneta, Makati City 


If you’re looking for something around the lines of glass walls and beautiful cherry blossom trees, then Yurakuen is great for you! This Japanese restaurant gives you a choice of a Teppanyaki experience (best book a reservation for this option for their Teppanyaki tables are limited in number), and buffet or ala carte dining.

Manila Diamond Hotel, Roxas Blvd. cor. Dr. J. Quintos St, Manila

Antonio’s Lanai Lounge

If Antonio’s has the feel of a grand dining room in a colonial home, the Lanai Lounge is about winding down in a lush garden at sunset, cocktail in hand –certainly a wonderful choice for a laid-back sunset date. Enjoy each other’s company in the backdrop of Tagaytay’s wonderful weather and scenic views.

Antonio’s, Alfonso, Tagaytay City

Sage Bespoke Grill 

The premier destination for luxurious accommodation and world-class cuisine, Sage Bespoke Grill is a new dining concept that showcases premium superior steaks, seafood and bestselling comfort food in a relaxed setting amid the bustle of the city. Sage is definitely a wonderful choice for a steak dinner. Doesn’t hurt to indulge in a glass of wine or two as well.

Level 2, Makati Shangri-La, San Lorenzo, Makati City Ayala Corner Makati Avenue

Chateau 1771

First built upon the grounds of 1771 Adriatico Street in 1988, Chateau 1771 was made to be a place where diners can be joyful and lively, where service is attentive and caring, and where there is lightness and wonder in the air. The beautiful interiors already sets an ambience perfect for a romantic evening for two.

 Legaspi Street Legaspi Village, Makati

Champagne Room


You can’t go wrong with The Champagne Room of the Manila Hotel as it has always been well-known for its impeccable service and lavish décor, including crystal palm trees, tasseled ceiling fixtures and floral upholstered chairs, which perfectly reflect its sumptuous classical offerings. Its elegant and sophisticated interiors make for a lovely and romantic date. Perhaps a proposal? The Champagne Room can make your favorite moments even more memorable.

The Manila Hotel, 1 Roxas Boulevard One Rizal Park, Manila

Smith Butcher and Grill Room

Craving for some exquisite steak? Smith Butcher and Grill Room is a perfect mix of elegance and indulgence. Seating 100 people in an urban industrial chic environment, the restaurant practices nose to tail butchery and cookery and specializes in steaks from four (4) continents of the world. Showcasing the skills of the butcher – cutting and preparing meat, offal and sausage making, all in house. Perfect for those nights you just want to be indulgent with your favorite food buddy.  

ACI Building, Av Dela Costa St, Salcedo Village, Makati, Metro Manila


Perched on a cliff top above crystal-blue waters, Sirena, Shangri-La’s signature seafood restaurant, provides a casual, carefree dining experience. Indulge in culinary creations fresh from the market and a wonderful selection of wines from around the world. What can be more romantic than an elegant dinner overlooking the panoramic view of the ocean? Soak in the finest version of island life, and enjoy a date night at Sirena.

Shangri-La's Boracay Resort & Spa Barangay Yapak, Boracay Island, Aklan


Blackbird’s Art Deco design and wonderful menu (mix of European, French, and Italian) makes for a perfect dinner option for those busy Makati nights. The interiors are nothing but picture-perfect, making it an impeccable background for your couple photos. Indulge in delicious food and some wine in this modern and sophisticated destination.

Nielson Tower, Ayala Triangle Gardens, Salcedo Village, Makati City


Lemuria can be the perfect choice for a nice intimate dinner with your partner. The ambiance is amazingly warm, cozy, and elegant. Perfect for a laidback anniversary dinner. Cushioned in the heart of Quezon City, Lemuria is a good pick for those who live near the area.

#5 Julieta Circle Horseshoe Village, Quezon City, Philippines


If you’re in the mood for some pasta, pizza, or something Italian, Finestra might just be perfect for you. You can savor every bite while taking in the beauty and elegance of the romantic panoramic view of Manila Bay. Finestra also has an extensive selection of premium Grappas and Italian digestives. Finestra offers you all the elements for a perfectly romantic and elegant date.

Solaire Resort and Casino, Aseana Ave, Parañaque, Metro Manila

The Fireplace

The Fireplace captures the warmth of the Filipino people and channels it to friendly service and delectable dishes, making sure each dining experience will be an affair to remember. Mixing sophistication with hospitality, The Fireplace can be a nice option for those nights you just need a laidback elegant dinner with your partner.

New World Manila Bay Hotel, 1588 Pedro Gil Corner M.H. Del Pilar Street, Malate, Manila, Metro Manila

Le Jardin

As soon as you step into the picturesque, garden-inspired space at the Penthouse of the W Building at Bonifacio Global City, you’ll be transported to a place of casual elegance and enchanting charm, where you can savor each bite of their exceptional dishes, appreciate the spectacular city views 27 floors above the ground, and enjoy warm and gracious service from Le Jardin’s staff.

This can be a lovely option for a date after work, as you wind down with the lovely view of the city and exquisite French cuisine. Pair your meal with a bottle from their unique wine selection.

32nd St, Taguig, Metro Manila

Café Ysabel

Nestled in the middle of San Juan, Café Ysabel can be a great option for those who live in around this area. With its vintage interior, time-tested cuisine, and welcoming staff, you can’t go wrong with choosing Café Ysabel for you next date night destination.

455 P. Guevarra St, San Juan, Metro Manila

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