FOOD: Maharlika Filipino Bistro
New York City is literally a melting pot of other cultures, especially when it comes to food. Craving Italian? We got hundreds of spots that can satisfy your need. More of a burger guy? Don't worry, there's burger joints too! Basically, no matter the cuisine or dietary restriction you seek, you WILL find it in NYC.
So when I was craving some food from my motherland - AKA The Philippines - I knew just the place that would calm my craving - Maharlika. Maharlika is a trendy Filipino bistro located in the East Village. Its menu features classic dishes like Kare Kare, Pork Adobo, and Bihon. However, if you're craving something with a little bit of a modern twist, head there for brunch. Their brunch menu boasts new favorites infused with hints of classic Filipino ingredients, such as Flip'd Chicken and Ube Waffles, Eggs Benigno, and Eggs Roxas.
If you're STILL not convinced of the delicacies that await you at Maharlika, just let the images below push you to the right choice.