The Hard Rock Café Manila is a place that welcomes everyone who wants to just spend a few hours chilling and enjoying good food and music. Its fantastic dishes on the menu are perfect treat for solo diners and large groups. On a Friday night, you can enjoy local bands and from time to time, some international performers, play while you enjoy your dinner.
Hard Rock Café started in the Philippines in December 1995. Anyone would bet that putting up a branch in Makati, one of the busiest cities in the country- Makati City. The Hard Rock Café Manila is a place that welcomes everyone who wants to just spend a few hours chilling and enjoying good food and music. Cool drinks would be a treat especially in the scorching tropical climate. A range of fantastic dishes on the menu would also be a treat for solo diners and large groups.
Also worth looking around is the collection of rock memorabilia featuring guitars, gold discs, shoes from some renowned artists and other items that music enthusiasts would want to see for themselves. Guests would surely love staying for a good while in Hard Rock Café Manila.
You would have to pay for a non-consumable cover fee of about PhP400 per person. It covers one free drink- either soda, iced tea or local beer of your choice. On a Friday night, you can enjoy local bands and from time to time, some international performers, play while you enjoy your dinner. For some, Hard Rock Café may be a little expensive but considering the big servings and the renowned bands playing, your experience would surely be a pleasurable one.
Always go for the rock n roll opening which means mouth-watering appetizers cooked just when you order them. Try the jumbo combo for sampling the greatest hits of the bar. The jumbo combo is the most popular starter because it is big enough to share especially when going out with a big group. It includes Santa Fe Spring Rolls, Hickory-Smoked Chicken Wings, Potato Skins, Onion Rings and Tupelo Chicken Tenders. It is also served with five different sauces for those who love to mix and match their starters and dips.
Pick the fresh, fine and natural ingredients that would make your dishes even tastier. The steaks are center-cut USDA choice, corn-fed, and 21-day aged. The salmon filet is also from the fjords of Norway for your satisfaction.
Pick the famous Fajitas from the list. This is your choice of grilled beef, chickem, shrimp and carnitas (pork) served with shredded monterey jack and cheddar cheeses, pico de gallo, shredded lettuce, sour cream, fresh guacamole and hot flour tortillas.
You will never go wrong with the beef legends served with seasoned fries. If you are one who love another option, add a little extra and you will get some hand-breaded onion rings too. The layer of caramelized onions or braised mushroom could also be ordered to add a power punch to your burger.
A must-order is the legendary 10 oz burger which is topped with seasoned beacon, crisp fried onion ring, two slices of Cheddar cheese, tomato and day pickles.
Smokehouse and Sandwiches
Smokers would bring out the rustic, wonderful, right and wood-smoke flavor that everyone has come to love. The pick of many is the hickory-smoked barbecue combo.
Sandwiches are served with seasoned fries or onion rings. The best thing to order from the choices is the blackened fish of the day sandwich. You will love the taste of the grilled fish in mayo, cucumber, lettuce, tomato and onion rings.
Match the extraordinary fresh produce with a selection of ranch, honey mustard, Caesar, honey citrus, balsamic vinaigrette, blue cheese, lite Italian and oil and vinegar dressing choices. The must-order is the renowned honey citrus grilled chicken salad.
If you are a fan of Ben & Jerry’s premium ice cream, then this is the place to be. Also try their cheese bites and sink your teeth into sweet heavenly treats. Kids can also order some of the dishes that are made just for them.