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5 Binondo Foods You Need to Try

5 Binondo Foods You Need to Try

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An Eastie got lost in Binondo to look for an authentic chinese food, hope to see a hidden gem restaurant in Binondo that offers AFFORDABLE food that is AUTHENTIC Chinese.

LaiLai Hotel in binondo is the place that is perfect place it is veey accessible via train coming from the east.
Direction: Ride the LRT 2 train going to Recto. There is a connecting bridge going to LRT 1 Doroteo Jose Station then take the train going to Baclaran and go down to Carriedo Station. Fron there it’s walking distance to Ongpin Street going to LaiLai Hotel.Road to Ongpin

5 Binondo Foods You Need to Try

In the bustling streets of Binondo, Manila’s Chinatown, culinary adventures await those with an appetite for exploration. From savory dumplings to sweet delicacies, Binondo offers a tantalizing array of flavors waiting to be discovered.

Join the journey as we uncover the top 5 food destinations that capture the essence of this vibrant district.

1. Lai Lai Seafood Restaurant:
Hidden within Lai Lai Hotel is Lai Lai Seafood Restaurant, a gem waiting to be discovered. Here, diners can experience authentic Chinese cuisine at affordable prices.

From the underrated tomato and egg dish to the game-changing sour lapu-lapu soup, every dish is a testament to Binondo’s rich culinary tradition. And don’t forget to try their heavenly homemade kikiam – it’s an experience not to be missed.

2. Eng Bee Tin:
Next up is Eng Bee Tin, a haven for those with a sweet tooth. Famous for its ube hopia and ube tikoy, this iconic bakery embodies the rich culinary heritage of Binondo, offering delectable treats that leave a lasting impression.

3. Sugarcane Juice on Ongpin Street:
For a refreshing respite from the bustling streets, head to Ongpin Street and indulge in some sugarcane juice. Crisp and invigorating, it’s the perfect way to cool down while exploring the vibrant sights and sounds of Binondo.

4. Fried Siopao:
Join the queue and treat yourself to Binondo’s legendary fried siopao. With its crispy exterior and flavorful fillings, this handheld delight is worth every minute of the wait.

5. Dong Bei Dumplings:
First on the list is Dong Bei Dumplings, a beloved spot known for its affordable and delicious dumplings. Whether enjoyed fresh on-site or taken home to savor later, each bite is a burst of flavor that keeps customers coming back for more.

From the affordable delights of LaiLai Seafood Restaurant to the sweet indulgences of Eng Bee Tin, each bite has offered a glimpse into the rich tapestry of flavors that define this vibrant district. Until next time, may your adventures be as delicious as they are memorable!

Sour Lapu Lapu Soup P1,380
Kung Pao Chicken P480
Pork Kikiam P480
Steam Bactaw P480
Mustasa Kiampong P300
Beef Raddish P580
Cha Misua P300
Salted Egg Shrimp P480
Oyster Cake P480
Waisan Celery P450
Sweet and Sour Meat Balls P480
YangChow Fried Rice P300
Crab with Sotanghon
Brewed Coffee

They serve good food and big serving. Since we all have different taste these are just some of my fave. Salted Egg Shrimp, Beef Raddish, Sweet and Sour meatballs, crab with sotanghon, steam bactaw, oyster cake. I enjoyed it’s unique flavor, blended with spices that makes each dishes delicious. I am not into spicy so i wasn’t able to taste the Sour Lapu Lapu which accdg to them is a bestseller. After that sumptuous lunch we were served with hot brewed coffee ina very attractive cup and saucer with golden spoon.
Get this experience by visiting Lai Lai Hotel in .Binondo and dine in.

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