Okada Manila, located in Parañaque City, is known as one of the most luxurious hotels in the Philippines. Hence, finding budget-friendly food options within its premises can be a challenge. Luckily, there are a few affordable restaurants that cater to those on a tight budget.
In this article, we have compiled a list of the top 7 affordable restaurants in Okada Manila so that you can enjoy a delightful meal without breaking the bank.
1. Jollibee Okada
First on the list is the Philippines’ premiere fast-food chain, Jollibee. It is best known for its famous fried chicken, known as “Chickenjoy,” and other popular menu items including burgers, spaghetti, fries, sundae, burger steak, and Filipino breakfast rice meals.
You can find Jollibee Okada on the Upper Ground Floor of the Crystal Corridor Coral Wing.
2. Iekei Ramen Yokohama Shoten
Ie-kei Ramen Yokohama Shoten is a ramen stall located at Player’s Kitchen Food Court inside Okada Manila. They serve authentic Japanese-style ramen that can be customized to your liking. The price of ramen ranges from 400 to 600, and you can choose from a variety of toppings such as roasted pork fillet, egg, seaweed, and more.
The stall is popular among Japanese, Korean, and Chinese guests. They are open daily from 11:00 am to 5:00 am.
3. El Pollo Loco Okada
El Pollo Loco is a popular Mexican fast-food chain known for its flame-grilled chicken and a variety of Mexican classics, including tacos, tortillas, quesadillas, burritos, nachos, and guacamole. The chicken at El Pollo Loco stands out for its unique citrus marinade, resulting in an exquisite flavor and juicy texture.
The average cost per person usually falls between 250 and 500 pesos. You can find El Pollo Loco in the Crystal Corridor of Okada Manila’s Coral Wing.
4. Pink’s Burgers and Hotdogs
Pink’s Burgers and Hotdogs is a renowned hot dog stand from Hollywood. They are famous for their generously topped hotdog sandwiches and burgers. While their prices range from 200 to 300+ pesos, which may seem high by Philippine standards, these delicious sandwiches remain some of the most affordable food options available at Okada.
In addition to their signature hotdogs and burgers, Pink’s also offers a variety of other menu options, including chicken wings and sides like french fries, crispy potatoes, and onion rings. To complement the meal, they provide specialty beverages such as craft sodas and draft beers.
The stand operates from 11 am to 5 am every day. It has two locations within Okada. One is situated in the Players Kitchens food court inside the casino, while the other, with a larger space, can be found near the fountain.
5. Red Spice
Located along the Restaurant Promenade in Okada Manila’s Pearl Wing, Red Spice is an authentic Chinese cuisine restaurant headed by Chef Dicky Suen. The restaurant specializes in roast duck but also offers a wide variety of traditional Oriental delicacies, including noodles, meat dishes, and seafood.
They have a set menu ranging from 698 to 898, as shown below. Red Spice operates 24 hours a day.
6. Pepper Lunch Okada
Pepper Lunch is a popular casual restaurant chain that originated in Japan. The concept of Pepper Lunch revolves around sizzling hot teppan-style cooking where customers are presented with a sizzling hot plate containing a mix of ingredients, such as thinly sliced beef, chicken, pork, seafood, or vegetables, along with a bed of rice. This allows the food to sizzle and cook right in front of the customer.
Customers can also choose from a variety of sauces and seasonings to customize their food. Prices at Pepper Lunch range from 250 to 500 pesos.
You can find Pepper Lunch inside the Players Kitchens food court, located within the casino.
7. McDonald’s Okada
There is also a McDonald’s stall at Okada Manila, offering a limited menu of French fries, sundaes, and beverages. You can find it on the Upper Ground Floor, close to Mary Grace.
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