275 – On Denny’s In The New Normal

The new normal has changed the way we eat and live. Restaurants have not been exempt from this paradigm shift. All-day American breakfast joint Denny's is among the establishments that have adjusted to the post-COVID new normal. I last reviewed the Eastwood Mall branch of Denny's back in May 2019, way before the pandemic broke … Continue reading 275 – On Denny’s In The New Normal

244 – On Taglines: Triptych 40

I currently work as a marketing writer outside of this blog. Thus, words and taglines are part and parcel of what I do everyday. The post titles in most of my entries here serve as proof of that specialty - which I have been doing since 2013. This triptych came about during an instance when … Continue reading 244 – On Taglines: Triptych 40

222 – On The Buffet Strategy: 4 Tips for Maximizing All-You-Can-Eat Deals

Let me start by saying that I do not frequent buffet restaurants such as Vikings and Sambokojin. I'm a heavy eater but I know my stomach's limitations. Thus, the only time I would visit such restaurants would be during special occasions and office lunch-outs. Some people, however, dine at these establishments on a frequent basis. … Continue reading 222 – On The Buffet Strategy: 4 Tips for Maximizing All-You-Can-Eat Deals

217 – On Breakfasts And Safe Havens: Denny’s, Eastwood Mall

There's this scene in the movie adaptation of Mitch Albom's The Five People You Meet In Heaven, which starred Jon Voight as the protagonist Eddie. In the course of meeting the titular five people, Eddie encounters his father peacefully enjoying a meal inside a diner. He tries to get his father's attention, to no avail. Eddie's … Continue reading 217 – On Breakfasts And Safe Havens: Denny’s, Eastwood Mall

190 – On Celebrity Chef Choices: Pound By Todd English, Eastwood Mall

Chances are you've seen the Asian Food Channel (AFC) a number of times, especially if your home has a cable TV subscription. This Singapore-based food channel features culinary shows hosted by a number of popular chefs in Southeast Asia and around the world. Here are some familiar Asian personalities that have appeared in AFC shows, … Continue reading 190 – On Celebrity Chef Choices: Pound By Todd English, Eastwood Mall