The newly opened Century City Mall offers varied dining options.

Century City Mall is the first retail project of Century Properties Group, Inc. and is located at Century City, Kalayaan Avenue, Makati City.

Several Asian and Western dining establishments are opening their first branches in the Philippines at Century Mall.

“We made sure that our dining options are wide and varied to cater to different palates— whether you’re Filipino or a foreigner looking for a good place to eat,” said Century City Mall general manager Graham Coates.

Recent openings include those of California Pizza Kitchen; Yumi, a new Japanese restaurant serving steak, ramen and sushi; Banana Leaf, the popular Asian fusion resto; and Mexican place Andale by Agave.

Pastry shop Mary Grace Ensaymada is soon to open.

Specialty coffee house Toby’s Еstatе is now open.

The American burger joint CaliBurger opened its first branches in the Philippines at Century City Mall, in the Cinema Area on the third level, and on the fourth level where customers can enjoy a commanding view of the Makati skyline.

Joining Toby’s in serving the movie-going crowd on the third level are favorites and staples Taters and ChaTime.

On the fifth-level Mezzanine is the newest bar and musical performance venue, 12 Monkeys.

Other restaurants and cafés: Azzuro Ristorante Mediterraneo, Burger King, Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, Ikkoryu Fukoaka Ramen, Kimukatsu, L’Artizan, Pepper Lunch, TWG Tea and XO46 Bistro Filipino.

The Japanese and French fusion pastry maker, Patisserie Bebe Rouge, has also opened on the lower ground level.

On the ground floor in generous al fresco areas are Early Bird Breakfast Club, International House of Pancakes, Greek Yogurt and Starbucks Coffee.

Greek Yogurt offers authentic and freshly made Greek yogurt with healthy toppings such as fresh fruits and honey.

Isla Café by XO 46 serves Filipino delicacies. Luxury Japanese desserts are available at Mochi Sweets. Other similar place: Villa del Conte and Singapore’s Twelve Cupcakes.

Adding to the choices are Century City Mall’s own food hall called Hole In The Wall; organic specialty shop Sly Café; healthy Japanese restaurant Fujisoba; and the French-Japanese restaurant Miam Miam.

Log on to centurycitymall.com.ph; tel. 7056200.

Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer | October 23, 2014