Rockwell's retail destination is lined with many food options for the hungry tummy craving for variety. A multitude of cuisine, comfort food, and beverage are found at The Grove by Rockwell, the establishments a good mix of homegrown brands and popular imports. Here are the restaurants now open at the Retail Row of The Grove by Rockwell in Pasig City.
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Hearty, all-day comfort food, with chicken wings and boneless chicken served on buckets as its main draw. Chicken is available in many flavors, such as Jack Daniel's, Garlic Parmesan, Honey Mustard, and Ultimate Crazy Hot. They also serve breakfast food, hotdog sandwiches and chicken fillet burgers with different flavors and sauces; pair your mains with fries in assorted toppings and dry rubs.
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This popular ramen franchise hails from Osaka and first set up shop in the metro in 2014. Its second branch at The Grove still boasts of the same best seller as the first — Signature Happiness Ramen. It's a mouthwatering combination of meat and ramen: slow-braised custom cut soft bone pork rib atop a bowl of ramen swimming in shoyu tonkotsu broth.
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The iconic and unshakable coffee shop is one of the first three retail establishments to open at The Grove, located just by the entrance of the complex.
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This new restaurant offers an artisanal take on the classic comfort food like sandwiches with bread baked in-house, a selection of handmade pasta, and meaty mains such as pork choip, pork belly, salmon, and striploin. Come for all day dining comfort — they have coffee, tea, cocktails and spirits to pair with your food from day to night.
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Another Japanese restaurant resides at The Grove, this time specializing in crispy tempura, made affordable. Pick among their many golden and deep fried offerings, available in sets: black tiger prawns, scallops, fish, squid, kani, and assorted vegetables.
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With most dishes and ingredients proudly farm to table, Backyard is a restaurant that promotes locavore cuisine without being fussy or fancy — it's all about hearty and comforting flavors whether you are seeking a good meal or fun grub to pair with your nightcap. Must-tries are the Sinigang na Batchoy, Salted Egg Chicken Skin, Roasted Beef Belly Sapicao rice bowl, and Nose to Tail Fettucini.
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If you crave to snarf on meaty burgers, try their selection of handcrafted patties on freshly baked buns –every 170g burger has 100% imported beef, and it comes in assorted variants, such as a classic with cheese and Belgian ketchup, a burger topped with bleu cheese, a burger steak with fried eggs, and a burger loaded with onion rings, Belgian mustard, Belgian ketchup and cheddar cheese.
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Om formerly was a lifestyle cafe in Greeenhills, and now it gives a taste of India to all diners at their new home at The Grove. Come for their authentic Indian cuisine in a warm and homey atmosphere, and have your fill of favorite Indian dishes, with vegan and vegetarian options.
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The gathering place for all hungry folk craving for breakfast and brunch, bacon and eggs, specialty breads, and other comfort food to nosh on all day long. Good morning carbs of Pancakes and Gourmet Waffles are available, as well as elevated versions breakfast staples: try the Wagyu Beef Sirloin Tapa, Caramelized Spam, Ultimate Bacon Rice, and Beef Brisket Corned Beef. Don't forget to leave room for a slice of pie.
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Specialty Coffee is the star here, ably supported by the cafe's desserts, breakfast, brunch — all three an ideal match for a cup of joe. For more kick, they also have a selection of gin-based drinks and craft beer.
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The Gardens is shaping up to be a great date place in the area, the new 'social house' offering a wide range of food from hearty to healthy. Open for brunch, lunch, dinner, and drinks, the restaurant serves breakfast fare, tapas, and pastas; to drink, choose among their selection of handcrafted premium beverages — coffee, fresh and cold-pressed juices, tea infusions, and overnight infused waters, smoothies, and more.
The Grove Retail Row is located at 117 E. Rodriguez Jr. Avenue, and can be accessed via C5 and Ortigas. Visit their official website (www.thegrovebyrockwell.com), like The Grove on Facebook (/thegrovebyrockwell) and follow on Instagram (@thegrovebyrockwell).