Where To Eat This Father’s Day 2021: Outdoor Dining At The Peninsula Manila
After a year of playing teacher, referee, chef, psychiatrist, provider, mechanic, and everything in between (parenting duties included, of course), Dad deserves some serious ‘me time’ this Father’s Day on 20 June. From mighty meaty platters at The Lobby to al fresco dining at Spices, a lavish brunch buffet at Escolta, to take-home treats boozy iced delights, giant tiramisu tubs, and fancy mixology sets - The Peninsula Manila has the perfect gifts for the perfect dad!
WELCOME DAD BACK TO THE LOBBY
Is Dad a meat lover? Does he dream of delicious bacon or succulent beef? If so, the lavish Meaty Man’s Menu at The Lobby is ideal for his big day. Available on Saturday, 19 June and Sunday, 20 June, this Father’s Day special features an array of rare cuts of meat cooked to absolute perfection.
To celebrate its reopening after a month-long hiatus, The Lobby also offers 20 per cent off with their “We Meet Again” dinner promotion, available Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday nights.
Tempted to partake in these festivities? Don’t forget your cameras! The Peninsula Manila’s legendary lobby is also a beautiful backdrop for spectacular photos that you’ll definitely want to keep.
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FRESH AIR + DAD’S FAVOURITES = AL FRESCO DINING AT SPICES
In this ‘year of outdoor dining’, The Peninsula Manila provides picturesque al fresco options at Spices. This Father’s Day weekend, the 19th and 20th of June (Saturday and Sunday), enjoy a night under the stars amidst the gorgeous tropical setting while dad gets to enjoy a complimentary dinner, available when accompanied by three paying guests at PHP2,490 per person.
Spices also welcome back guests with their 20 per cent off “We Meet Again” lunch promotion from Wednesdays to Sundays. Diners can enjoy the exotic flavours of India, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Vietnam with even more stringent health and safety measures like adjusted table seating arrangements.
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LET DAD DIG INTO A SUNDAY BRUNCH BUFFET AT ESCOLTA
Celebrate dad with a momentous Sunday brunch buffet at Escolta on the 20th of June! Indulge in an array of delightful dishes like succulent meats from the carving stations, roasted seasonal vegetables, delicious seafood and sashimi, alluring cakes and desserts, and many more for PHP3,100 per person.
ENJOY FATHER’S DAY FROM THE COMFORT OF YOUR OWN HOME WITH THE PENINSULA BOUTIQUE
If Dad isn’t typically the type to splurge for himself, why not use this Father’s Day as an opportunity to really put him in the lap of some much-deserved luxury?
Giant Tiramisu Tub Cake
Let dad have his cake and share it too with this giant 8” x 8” tiramisu tub cake that can be shared between 12 people. It’s got Savoie Biscuit (the lightest, airiest, fluffiest sponge that’s ever existed), amaretto (almond liqueur), mascarpone (Italian cream cheese), and ristretto (strong espresso) all in one. This decadent slice of Italy is available at The Peninsula Boutique for PHP2,490 per tub.
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Boozy Ice Creams and Sorbets
Known for its creative flavours and use of quality ingredients, The Peninsula Boutique offers a brand-new line of inventive alcohol-infused ice creams and sorbets for PHP490 per pint. Treat dad to fun variants like Boozy Irish (Brownies and Bailey’s Irish Cream Swirl Ice Cream), Dark and Stormy (Dark Chocolate, Pecans, and Glenmorangie Whisky Ice Cream), Tickled Pink (Grapefruit and Campari Sorbet), and Papa’s Secret (Banana, Passion Fruit, and Don Papa Rum Sorbet).
Mixology Set with One-Litre Small Batch Craft Cocktail Bottle
For the Dad who’s an expert mixologist or gives off a Stanley Tucci vibe, get him one of Peninsula x Urban Bar’s cocktail shaker and toolbox sets. Serving just about every concoction with extra finesse, the impressive PHP8,000 kit also comes with a one-litre small-batch craft cocktail bottle of Peninsula Negroni, Margarita, Aperol spritz, or beast of burden ready to serve.
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The Peninsula at Home
Turn Dad’s special day into a staycation with a curated Father’s Day picnic en casa prepared by The Peninsula Boutique. Place advanced orders for king-sized platters and pick them up at The Peninsula Boutique satellite counter at The Lobby on Father’s Day.
The giant tiramisu tub cake, alcohol-infused ice creams and sorbets, cocktail sets, and Father’s Day platters are available at The Peninsula Boutique satellite counter at The Lobby from 14 to 20 June.
For inquiries or further information regarding The Lobby, Spices, Escolta, and The Peninsula Boutique promotions, please call +632 8887 2888 (trunkline), extension 6694 (Restaurant Reservations), email email@example.com, visit the website peninsula.com, or contact PenChat, The Peninsula Manila’s 24-hour e-concierge by using this link.
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