"In this lifetime you will only have one body; and if you are what you eat, then eat right and eat well.
The Wholesome Table is here to help you do exactly that."
The Wholesome Table, located at High Street Central in BGC, lays its manifesto on their paper placemats. Heads up, locavores: this new farm-to-table restaurant in High Street Central serves healthy and wholesome eats to make your bellies happy.
With its 'Eat consciously, Live consciously' theme, the restaurant supports local farms by sourcing all ingredients possible locally, and serves wholesome food. Wholesome here means antibiotic free, nitrate free, unprocessed, organic, cold-pressed, and superfood. Think comfort food we are quite familiar with, prepared with healthier ingredients and less footprint.
For the discerning diner wanting a restaurant experience that is wholesome, this BGC restaurant is your new dining destination. Whet you appetite with Small Plate options like their Organic Mushroom Fritters (P320), stuffed with mozzarella and button mushrooms wrapped in homemade Italian sausage, served with fresh cherry tomato passato; their Grass fed Meatballs (P320) are three pieces of grass fed beef meatballs stuffed with mozzarella then oven-roasted, topped with pickled onions and served with tomato passato.
Their cheeses, all served with sourdough bread, comes from natural and organic sources and do not use any other processed ingredients. For a gluten-free option, you may request for romaine hearts. There are both Imported (P790, organic from Germany) and Local (P690) Cheese Platters, and you can also create your own cheese platter from their selection of cheeses. They have Burrata (P270) topped with tomatoes, basil and balsamic reduction; for vegans, there' s Vegan Cheese (P220) made from tofu 'ricotta' topped with sweet onion jam for a dairy-free and vegan cheese option.
Comfort food trio of soups, salads, and sandwiches are part of The Wholesome Table's menu. All of their soups have a no-meat option, all salads are good to share and can be upgraded to a meal by making it a whole-wheat wrap (add P50) or adding grilled free-range chicken fillets (add P120). Their Sandwiches, like the Roast Pork Sandwich (P490), are served with Parmesan fries.
The inseparable Italian duo of pizza and pasta is also included on this restaurant's lineup: there are nine pasta dishes, while their wood-fired pizzas come in eight different flavors.
Other filling and nutritious food options include Powerbowls (whole grain meals-in-a-bowl) that have ingredients like bulgur, millet, brown rice, and quinoa; for your main course, they present twelve entrees--a mix of chicken, pork, beef, seafood, vegan, gluten-free, and nut-free dishes.
The Wholesome Table offers a whole lot of nutririous thirst-quenchers at their health juice bar. They sell Nutmilk like Almond Milk (P250) and Almond Latte (P290), and have a smoothie selection. Refreshers like iced teas, fresh fruit juices, and fruit shakes are also available. The restaurant also sells Detox Juices (P250/bottle) and Superfood Juices (P320/bottle), labeled with positive and motivational names such as 'Be Alive,' 'Be Enlightened,' and 'Be Wonderful.' You can have these to-go, as they are already bottled and chilled, or paired with your meal inside the restaurant.
Visit The Wholesome Table at the upper ground level of Bonifacio High Street Central in BGC, Taguig. Like The Wholesome Table on Facebook (/TheWholesomeTable), follow on Instagram (@TheWholesomeTable), and on Twitter (@WholesomePH).