To say that 2020 has been an eventful year for us all is an understatement. The global health crisis made staying at home a necessity and a priority, prompting industries to implement work-from-home programs for employees, and schools to conduct online classes for students. With homes brimming with busy bees, food delivery services have risen to the occasion, providing much-needed comfort and convenience to the new normal.
We know just how bland things can get after ordering from the same fast-food joint for days on end, just because it’s convenient. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite food delivery places that deliver hearty meals that you’re sure to love, straight to your doorstep.
Dark Knife (Chinese)
Craving for online delivery food that’s professionally prepared yet cooked from home? Dark Knife will take you on a virtual food trip with every meal! Even better, a portion of their proceeds go to people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, so you get to have your cake and share it, too.
Demystifying Thai street food. There’s more than just Pad Thai and Tom Yum when it comes to Thai cuisine. Enjoy authentic home-cooked, street-style Thai hawker street food, from Pad Krapow, Pad See Ew, Khao Pad, Moo Daeng, Moo Krob, and a whole lot more.
Palm Grill (Filipino)
Although based in Quezon City, Palm Grill boasts of its authentic Southern Mindanaoan cuisine that Filipinos will surely enjoy. Distinctly Filipino and a bang for your buck – definitely something worth paying online delivery fees for. Enjoy a warm and hearty meal to comfort you in the middle of or after a long and busy day.
Viaje by Kev (South American)
Known for their Peruvian-inspired Pollo a la Brasa and rice burgers, Viaje by Kev is sure to satisfy your palate. With South American dishes made by Mil & Centro Peru-trained chef, who says food delivery services can’t be fancy?
Biryani Experience (Middle Eastern)
True to its name, Biryani Experience indeed provides you with a uniquely enjoyable affair as they serve you authentic Indian and Middle Eastern dishes. When it’s been a long and tiring day, wouldn’t it be nice to cap it off with a glass of beer after having some good, authentic biryani? Online delivery food never tasted this good.
It’s no surprise that Japanese cuisine has made it big here in the Philippines, as it satisfies the Filipino palate with deliciously comforting dishes such as ramen, dumplings, sushi, rice bowls, and more. Hanako brings Japanese food and culture closer to Filipinos’ hearts with its convenient delivery service and affordability.
Indulge in Crosta’s coal-fired sourdough-style crust. More than a pet-friendly and vegan-friendly location, Crosta can also conveniently bring Italian flavors to the comforts of your own home. Bon appetit!
Hola Bombon (Fusión)
Created by Catalunyan-born Executive Chef Ruben Beltran Castellnou, each dish at Hola Bombon is considered to perfectly integrate Filipino ingredients and sensibilities with classic Spanish culinary techniques, resulting in whimsical innovations that surprise the palate and the senses.
Eleatist Kitchen (Grazing)
Make your intimate celebration a little more special with Eleatist Kitchen’s mouthwatering Graze Boxes. Aside from serving these to your “guests,” this online food delivery service lets you send Graze Boxes out to your other virtual guests, so they can be part of the celebration—without leaving the safety and comfort of their own homes.
Bella’s Comfort Food (Food Trays)
As the name suggests, Bella’s Comfort Food is the best food delivery choice for intimate celebrations with loved ones, or even when you’re just craving for some heartwarming dishes that remind you of big family reunions.
Golden Crumb Manila (Dessert)
Recognized by one of the most popular Facebook foodie groups in the Philippines as one of the best, Golden Crumb Manila boasts of their bestselling Banana Pecan Cranberry Bread and rightly so! Pair this moist and decadent dessert with your favorite cup of joe or some vanilla ice cream, and you’ve got quite a treat waiting for you.
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