Price range: Burgers and sandwiches range from P80-200; Pasta & Salad costs from P130-P180; Double Quarter Pounder Burger (good for 2) is P300 while Family Burger (good for 6) is P600. The place looks very nice. Just imagine how nice it would be if the Metro were as bike-friendly as Amsterdam and Barcelona — we wouldn't have to worry about sharing the road with crazy drivers. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. There’s even a slot machine in there. Modern and progressive cities like Makati and Taguig have none. Enso’s Bike Shop is located at 58 J. P. Rizal St, Marikina City. They open at noon during weekends, so this is good for a lunch ride. Travel Up with her real-life and virtual adventures here. 23 M A Roxas Street, Calumpang, Marikina City. They also have a private room good for 10-14 people if your biking clubs would like to meet over breakfast, lunch or dinner. While they’re open to walk-in guests for breakfast and lunch, at night, the place transforms into Isabelo Garden Restaurant, a by-reservation only dining destination. Touring Marikina City in National Capital Region, Marikina (Philippines). Beeffalo is a casual American-style backyard dining restaurant hidden at the far end of Gil Fernando Avenue in Marikina. Here are 5 films to help you relive the tri experience, The 15 best beginner cycling advice from athletes and coaches, Cyclists, here’s what to do if a car hits you, Reed, Steffen win in Cebu; Huelgas makes 70.3 breakthrough, Gallery: 2019 Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3 Race Day, Mauricio Mendez: “I’m confident I can win this race again”, Gallery: 2019 Century Tuna Ironman 70.3 Subic Bay race day, How to take care of your running shoes during quarantine, Kickstart your couch-to-marathon training now, 5 simple stretches every runner must do every day. Restaurant hours: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm Tuesday to Thursday; 8:00 am to 8:00 pm Friday to Sunday. google_ad_client: "ca-pub-2154474287299737", I can imagine the set-up is more romantic at night. In both branches, they have very skilled and veteran mechanics to fix all bike problems,” he adds. The restaurant also offers a KTV room and events venue for groups. #92 General Ordoñez Corner Maroon St. Marikina Heights, Marikina City. Chef B’s or boyong’s just renovated their place to accommodate more customers! Electric bikes Been wanting to try Kanto Freestyle kahit yung branch nila sa Kapitolyo parang interesting. ? Would like to ask for permission to reprint / share this on Location: Kilometer 58, Marcos Highway, Barangay Mayagay, Tanay Rate: P1,500 – P5,000 / allows camping at P350/person and daytour Patio Vera is a hidden house-turned-restaurant that serves “heirloom recipes in an eclectic modern setting.” They make use of relaxed patio furniture and antique touches in the outdoor garden area covered by a large canopy. Marikina - Antipolo - Cainta loop - Distance: 33.96 km - Elevation: 336 hm - Location: Antipolo, Calabarzon, Philippines Ride this route offline With Bikemap Premium you'll always reach your destination safely. Across the road is a huge warehouse, where vintage Japanese commuter bikes and folding bikes are sold. That guy that you are with looks familiar , Hi Ninoy. You can play chess using tournament sized table pieces or the jumbo-sized 3 and a half feet high plastic chess pieces imported from New York City. Will look out for those restos. Lat/Lng: 14.632, 121.100. Taga Marikina ako pero isa pa lang napupuntahan ko sa mga yan. I can’t speak for all girl bikers out there, but while I don’t mind roughing it out every now and then on the trails, I also like being treated like a girl sometimes. Meals here are prepared fresh and homemade, including the pancake syrup and butter cream which tops their crispy waffles and buttermilk pancakes. Rustic Morning and SKOW nlng ung d ko nattry jan Haha! Biking enthusiasts braved the challenging terrain to participate in the Bike for the Environment 2, which aims to raise public awareness on the rehabilitation of the Marikina Watershed. When not on the road or motorcycling somewhere off for the weekend, she’s leveling up her experience points in the latest PlayStation RPG. Some Kind of Wonderful or SKOW is an 80’s inspired cafe that serves Italian (pizza, pasta), American (sandwiches) and some Japanese dishes. Bring bike locks. But that just makes the trip more interesting, right? “For many bikers, one of the top reasons for making John Wilkie their first stop is that it has the best mechanics in the metro. Kanto is open 24 hours a day. Despite the growing number of positive cases around the league, should the NBA still resume? They have dishes like Eggs Benedict, Croque Madame, Mixed Berry Pancakes, French Toast with Bacon and Eggs and Chocnut Champorado all for less than 100 pesos each. catering to all kinds of cyclists. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ Subscribe for stories straight to your inbox. Marikina encourages you to walk—with its unobstructed paved sidewalks—as well as cycle your way around the city with its bike lanes. Tapos dalawa diyan nadadaanan ko lang. It’s best to save this place for special occasions. GCQ: Bikes (now) allowed Most provinces surrounding Metro Manila have by now been downgraded to General Community Quarantine (GCQ) from the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) imposed by government for two months. Thanks for the recommendation , Hi Kara..pahabol lang.. after Beefallo you can try “Kanto Freestyle” it’s about few minutes away from that area kaya lang baka sobrang mabusog na kayo sa Beefallo . I love their fresh rolls and Bhan mi sandwich. League All Star, Lakers fans, this new mural in LA is the best thing you’ll see today. When you think of bike shops in Marikina, one name immediately comes to mind: John Wilkie’s. For those who like going on group food trip rides, they also serve breakfast meals and group specials good for 5-6 pax like Boneless Crispy Pata (P490), Crispy Tadyang (P350) and Breakfast Sampler (P699). Sally, who is now 98 years old, credits aging gracefully to “good food, a jovial outlook and lots of fresh air.” She opened the cafe to share just that. It’s very near the Marikina Shoe Museum and the road where puto, kakanin and some Marikina specialties are sold. Parking: The restaurant has a large and secure parking area. Events, Webcams and more. Oh, and lots of Instagram-worthy details. In addition to having the latest bike parts available, there are some hard-to-find bike parts that you will find still in stock at John Wilkie’s,” says Madriaga. Touring Malanday in National Capital Region, Marikina (Philippines). Restaurant hours: Monday to Saturday 6:00 am – 7:00 pm, Sundays 7:00 am – 3:00 pm. }); Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Niño, Marikina. Price range: P160-P220/main dish; P200-300/person. Its usually packed especially during weekends. Marikina is full of surprises not just for shoe lovers but even for bikers too. 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The restaurant also serves a few Marikina specialties (everlasting and waknatoy), Filipino dishes (Ilokano, Bicolano, Cebuano, Kapampangan, Batangeno), steaks, seafood, and Filipino breakfast meals. Industriya serves a range of local and foreign beers. Aside from the vintage bike shops like Bzkleta in Marikina, there are a lot of great places to eat in the area. Marikina, my friends, is the only city in Metro Manila with a substantial bike lane network. Hi Kriska. Cyclist Bong Madriaga, who lives nearby and regularly frequents the area, share three haunts you can pass by when you’re in Marikina. Restaurant hours: Monday to Sunday 10:00 am – 9:00 pm. I’m not sure if Lower Antipolo/Marikina boundary counts, but seeing that there are a lot of bikers who trail Sumulong Highway, I also recommend a newly opened cafe inside Villa Cecilia Subdivision, Brgy. It’s currently on soft opening and only 2 months old during the time of our visit (Jan 2015), but it already seems very popular. . Also check out Cafe Lidia along Calderon st, near Jp Rizal. In this article we’ll have a bike-through (as opposed to a walkthrough ) of one route that might interest bike commuters: Biking through from Marikina to Manila. Placemats and other details show the rich history and art of shoe making, which Marikina is well known for. Required fields are marked *. Restaurant hours: Monday: 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Wednesday to Sunday Sun: 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm. The bike-friendly city of Marikina offers a lot of quirky, unique and romantic restaurants, that you can easily ride to. We ordered the T-Bone Steak (P355 for 250g), Three-Cheese Thin-Crust Pizza (P125) and Coffee Jelly Creme Brulee for Dessert (P65). How to get to Some Kind of Wonderful Cafe: Price range: P300-P500 per dish; some dishes good for sharing, Restaurant hours: Monday to Friday 5:00 pm – 12:00 am, Saturday and Sunday 11:00 am – 12:00 am. In Kanto Freestyle, i heard so much about their Burgers, havent tried it myself kase when i went there once i only ordered their breakfast. Cafe Lidia is more of like Italian Resto so try their pizza “House Special” or “Burger Mushroom” 2 of their best sellers. Nino, Marikina City. Try Greg and Sally Garden Cafe (145 SE Ipil corner Champaca St, Marikina Heights Marikina. Bestsellers include Paella con Carne, Salpicao Sandwich, Chicharon Sisig con lechon, Puso ng Saging sa Gata, Pork Binagoongan, Longganisa Carbonara, Spicy Chicken Wings, Chorizo and Sausage Aglio Olio, Sardines Aglio Olio and Crispy Churros con Tsokolate. Parking: You can park your bikes at the side of the restaurant. Hi ! thank you for sharing your experiences sa mga restaurant na recommendable dito sa marikina! Lat/Lng: 14.662, 121.123. There are also bike racks right next to the Marikina Shoe Museum, which is just a few meters away. Hey Phil. Hi FriendofTrail. Anyone who rides regularly in the east of Manila knows this shop. Bikes can be locked to a grill at the back of the restaurant. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! The restaurant feels very laid-back and homey with an outdoor garden area and indoor air-conditioned section. Nice Article Ms Kara, love it very much … Maharlikans, Tara Lets sa Marikina. Will check out Goldsprint soon Cool naman ng indoor racing. Enso’s Bike Shop carries brands like Veloci, Cannondale, Specialized, and LaBici Frames as well as all the basic cycling gear like cycling shoes and helmets. So you have to understand how Vintage Cafe serves a mix of Filipino and Chinese dishes like Lechon Kawali, Lumpiang Shanghai, Buttered Chicken, etc. Can’t wait to visit Ma-sked nga next ride soon. They even have a dedicated force, the Marikina City Bikeways Office, in charge of installing bike parking racks and bike lanes. . Though technically no longer located in Marikina (Pasig side of Marcos Highway), the shop is still within cycling distance in the neighborhood. The burgers and sandwiches are the bestsellers, with a pretty big Double Quarter Pounder Burger (good for 2) and a monstrous Family Burger (good for 6). Lat/Lng: 14.646, 121.095. Events, Webcams and more. Food portions are pretty big (most dishes are good for 3-4 persons), though there are a few rice toppings and dishes good for 2 pax. Navigating through narrow one-way streets and finding parking spots can be a big pain, so going by bike is a great option. You can lock your bikes on the steel post outside the restaurant. Across the road is a huge warehouse, where vintage Japanese commuter bikes and folding bikes are sold. “You look good wearing my future.” If you don’t get that movie reference, I feel sorry for you. Photo by Alanah Torralba But with the dominance of four-wheelers in the country, having more motorcycles on the road could also mean more road crashes, he … We ordered the All-Meat Pizza and Truffle Wedges (I wish there was more of it.). If you’re biking with your significant other, there are a lot of unique and quirky bike-friendly restaurants ideal for bike dates around the J.P Rizal area including Industriya Marikina, Rustic Mornings, and Patio Vera. While we wait for more bike-friendly spaces, here’s a list of great places for biking in Manila. Coronavirus FAQ: Is it safe to swim in public pools? Hoping for a positive response regarding this matter. How can you tell if a swimming pool is clean? Parking: Secure parking lot for cars & bikes. Delve into Santo Niño in National Capital Region, Marikina (Philippines). Accept Read More. 1.1K likes. #11 Isabelo Mendoza St. San Roque, Marikina City. Compared to many other cities and countries, Metro Manila is not a bike-friendly destination. . Beeffalo specializes in steaks, ribs, wings, burgers, appetizers and grilled specialties. You can check their facebook page – The local government offers a bicycle-for-rent program for its employees and holds various activities and community events about the benefits of cycling. Lat/Lng: 14.648, 121.113. Rizal is a popular destination for bikers as it is known for its mountainous terrains in Antipolo City, San Mateo and Rodriguez. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Thanks for the tip! They accept walk-ins but can definitely reserve especially for big groups. The place feels very relaxed and laid-back, and wasn’t as crowded as the other places when we visited. This is how you share lanes in public swimming pools, Why every fitness enthusiast should download Apple Fitness+, Why hoodies are essential for any gym-goer, Stressed about the pandemic? Neither do Manila nor Quezon City. Mambugan, Rizal. Travel ideas and destination guide for your next trip to Asia. For P95 each, the Vigan Longganisa and Tinapang Galunggong already come with 2 eggs freestyle, garlic rice, and tomato pesto. Parking: Street parking. Enso’s Bike Shop is located at 58 J. P. Rizal St, Marikina City Bike 101 Bike 101 is another go-to bike shop frequented by cyclists in the general area. Restaurant hours: Monday to Sunday 11:00 am to 10:00 pm. As a bike-friendly city, Marikina has its share of friendly local bike shops catering to all kinds of cyclists. Ang dami pang kainan na gusto ko i-try sa Marikina. Check back for updates! The city has developed a network of bike lanes along major roads and city streets, as well as the riverbanks of Marikina River. They open pretty early and meals are very affordable, so this is a good choice for a breakfast or brunch ride. They are open from 7am and 9pm. Thanks for spotting that typo. The Heroes Bike Trail is located within the Libingan ng Bayani in Taguig, thus the name. Mama Chit’s is an awesome place and I love the giant burger they have there. Events, Webcams and more. But I think the Pan de Amerikana is open Mondays to Saturdays 6am to 7pm. There are a few vintage commuter bicycles and motorcycles on display here, including a vintage BMW, Vespa 150 and Lambretta Special 150cc. The restaurant gets its name from the John Hughes classic of the same name starring Eric Stoltz, Mary Stuart Masterson & Lea Thompson, which is probably THE best romance teen movie of all time. Interesting. Try Tenderloin or T-Bone steak in Beeffallo with potato and veggies on the side. 270 were here. Too bad we couldn’t take home any since we were just biking. ), Hi Ricky. Your email address will not be published. Vintage Cafe is on Liamson Street (with an S and not Liamzon with a Z) behind Mariposa Hotel. Cyclist Bong Madriaga, who lives nearby and regularly frequents the area, share three haunts you can pass by when you’re in Marikina. However, the article is still displayed as “5 Unique Bike Date Places in Marikina.” Can’t change the URL for technical reasons. The food’s a bit pricey for the portion size, but the ambiance more than makes up for it. BTW si Art ba yan? Marikina encourages you to walk—with its unobstructed paved sidewalks—as well as cycle your way around the city with its bike lanes. I was pleasantly surprised to find 2 local craft beers that I hadn’t tried before: Fish Rider Pale Ale (5%) and Sierra Madre Wheat Ale (4.3%), which are brewed by Joe’s Brew, a craft brewery based in Manila. Lot 6 Block 3 Gil Fernando Avenue, Sto. Food is pretty decent for the price and beer is relatively cheap, so it’s a good place for groups. This is Reyjee Borja, I wish you could feature Montare Events Place and Food Hub in Marikina in your website and social media accounts. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. We held a Harry Potter themed party here for my nephew once, and the chess board was great for Wizarding Chess. By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website. Windmills, a koi pond, old antique wooden tables, branches hanging from the ceiling, tropical rain forest plants, a wishing well…. When the Marikina River got rehabilitated in the 1990’s, the local government had installed a 10-km jogging and bike You can lock your bikes right in front of the restaurant or in the bike shop next door. Rustic Mornings offers delicious all-day breakfast, brunch, lunch meals, pastries and coffee in a secret garden / country style cottage setting that will make you want to just lounge all day. Have put Beefallo, Kanto Freestyle & Cafe Lidia on list of places to try next time. The place is called Eggs for Breakfast, it’s a hidden gem inside the nostalgic landscape of Velada Estate and Events Place. It features more than two kilometers of short climbs, fast downhills, and a smooth ride that's perfect for all kinds of bikers. Marcos Highway A bike lane was introduced in 2012, this time beside major highway like Marcos Highway , Running from Santolan station of Line 2 up to Imelda Avenue. Parking: Street parking only. I’d be honored. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Feel free to share the link online on social media. But what makes the place really interesting is the theme and interiors. Awesome post! Padyak kami ngayong sabado. Here are my top picks for unique restaurants you can easily bike to in Marikina. Well done cook at ang timpla nila sa steak the best For dessert, try Coffee Jelly (my wife is dying with it). Destination No Comments Known as the Shoe Capital of the Philippines, Marikina City has a lot more to offer than your next affordable, high-quality shoes. marami and masarap din mga food sa acapulco. If you’re an 80’s kid, you’ll definitely love the nostalgic interiors of the place. The San Roque Branch is for road bikes but they also have MTBs. The small restaurant, which resembles an American retro diner, is just crammed with memorabilia. I mean, this place has everything! The best thing about biking is you don’t feel so guilty about food tripping if you can burn your meal right after on the way home. He He He, Thanks Neri Ann. Travel ideas and destination guide for your next trip to Asia. Marikina is one of the most bicycle-friendly cities in the metro, with actual bike lanes as well as numerous bike parking facilities. – Boyong`s (ung titignan mo plng ayaw mo na pumasok sa dami lagi ng tao) *GoodNews para sa Owner* lol, and ung I think a lot of sbr visitors would love this. “For many bikers, one of the top reasons for making John Wilkie their first stop is that it has the best mechanics in the metro. Marikina Tourism: Tripadvisor has 2,343 reviews of Marikina Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Marikina resource. Thank you so much and have a great day ahead! They also sell some potted herbs here like Gotukola, Serpentina and Taheebo. Aside from being a bike-friendly city, Marikina is also becoming known as a rising food destination. Closed on Mondays. Normally, I find breakfast meals in other places for this price bitin, but the servings here are pretty generous and filling. They serve good burgers and ofcourse the unique part is the indoor racing. John Wilkie is located at 621 J.P. Rizal Street, Concepcion 1, Marikina City. Bike 101 is located along F Mariano Corner Marcos Highway, Dela Paz, Pasig, Kara Santos is a travel writer and avid outdoors girl. They also serve a few basic pasta, salads, shakes and floats including root beer float, raspberry float, and hard-to-find soda like Dr. Pepper Cherry, Canada Dry Ginger Ale and Barq’s Rootbeer. 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The restaurant is open as early as 11 am for lunch rides, but I think the ambiance is better at night. Parking: Street parking. Hi Jasper, haven’t tried Boyongs, but am a big fan of Snack Shack because may 2 branch sa Maginhawa at UP Diliman mas malapit sa amin One of my top burger places. There are 10 in the list right now. Marikina City became one of the first cities in the country to implement a bike lane program due to its high number of bicycle riders. She bikes, hikes, climbs, bungee jumps, and is always out searching for the next trend in outdoor activities. enable_page_level_ads: true This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Enjoy your weekend ride. Though technically no longer located in Marikina (Pasig side of Marcos Any food – even if it’s questionable looking carinderia fare that’s been sitting out for several days – is fair game if you’re hungry. Mayaya ngang magbike si partner! Rainbow Street SSS Village Concepcion Dos (right across St. Paul of the Cross Church, Marikina City). By subscribing you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. There’s an air-conditioned section and an outdoor area. Good food, unique ambiance and decent restrooms are probably the three things I look out for in dining places, whether or not I’m biking. Murals of pop icons, road signs, vintage advertisements, black and white photos of old Manila, and other antiques decorate the space. Liamson St., Midtown Village, Marikina City. You have to visit Ca Phe Saigon located at 14 Red Cedar St new marikina subdivision san roque marikina city. Am planning to update this article to 10 restos soon so baka magbago yung content , Great places! The place looks very nice. hope you could come! Really liked the place. Pan de Amerikana is a popular restaurant and bakery that specializes in authentic 1950’s pan de sal. See actions taken by the people who manage Before heading for home, have some lunch at Café Lidia (64 Calderon Street, Calumpang, Marikina; +63 2 6477606) for their popular buffalo wings (PHP170), thin crust pizza (PHP210-PHP255) and unforgettable cakes or at Mama Chit’s Coffee House … READ MORE: Unique Bike Date Places in Marikina LOCATION: Bzkleta Classic Bikes is located in 163 Cm Recto Street, Parang, 1809 Marikina City. Will check it out next time we ride to Marikina. Location Summary Decimal Coordinates Location Summary Decimal Coordinates (Latitude One of the popular tourist spots you can bike to is Wawa Dam, a gravity dam constructed over the Marikina River situated in the 360-meter high Montalban Gorge or Wawa Gorge, a water gap in the Sierra Madre Mountains, just There’s not much to say about the interiors, but this unassuming open-air eatery serves pretty good and affordable “gourmet” breakfast meals all day. According to a note posted on their Facebook page, the resto is named after Greg (once a Colonel handling army intelligence) & Sally (who used to be a chemist for the military), but who found their true passion in gardening and whipping up good meals for the family, respectively. A bar and restaurant dedicated to all things vintage. Thanks Jay! “Bike 101 has a good showroom, even better than John Wilkie’s and the price range of the wide selection of products is very competitive. I really liked the Peppered Steak with Mango and Tomato Salsa, which is one of their signature dishes. Parking: Bike parking available in front of restaurant. As a bike-friendly city, Marikina has its share of friendly local bike shops. Other bestsellers include the all-veggie omelette (tomato, zucchini, onion, garlic, green bell, mushroom), pancakes with bacon & hashbrown, and cheesy chicken fricassee. Network Updates / Marikina City, Philippines / 2019-03-19 BreatheLife welcomes Marikina City, the Philippines: Marikina, one of the Philippines' top bike-friendly cities, is crafting a Clean Air Action Plan to maintain good air quality Events, Webcams and more. You can bring / park your bikes inside the gated restaurant. Biruin mu ang lapit ko lang sa Marikina wala pa ko napupuntahan jan sa mga yan? The food was pretty good, but I wish we hadn’t shared the steak because the serving size was a bit small. , Hi Miggy. 5150 Subic Bay will take place in Oct 2021, Throwback triathlon: Here’s everything we are missing about Ironman right now, Missing triathlon? Wow. Cavite may be considered a weekend destination, but its dozens of leisure and heritage spots, plus its proximity to Manila makes it an ideal province to visit (or live in) any day of the week. “Enso’s Bike Shop is also managed by John Wilkie’s son-in-law Jay Contangco, husband to Pita, John Wilkie’s daughter” says Madriaga. Biking in Marikina River Park Biking is one of the few allowable outdoor exercises during the General Community Quarantine (GCQ) in Manila. their new fichito(fish/chicken/potato) and wings! 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In fact, they now have several branches around Marikina. For customers who prefer to protect their bikes from the elements, there are covered bike parking areas in SM Aura Premier, The Podium, S Maison, and SM Marikina. Thanks for the recommendations. 145 Ipil St. corner Champaca, Marikina Heights, Marikina City. Jonson E-bike Marikina Branch, Marikina City. Wow, thanks for the specific recommendations! Its many open spaces like the Riverbanks amphitheater (and the actual river bank) are They also serve some Filipino meals, pizza and sandwiches, fresh fruit shakes, coffee and dessert. With the family’s strong experience in the bike industry, you can’t go wrong here. Thank you for sharing these lists. Read where to go in the Shoe Capital of the Philippines, Marikina, from Mylene’s Ensaymada and Banana Cake to Rustic mornings. Bicycle Shop Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. Groups also honor bike riders and bike-friendly malls, offices METRO MANILA, 29 October 2020 – Pasig, San Juan, and Marikina are the most bicycle-friendly cities in Metro Manila, according to organizers of the first ever Mobility Awards , while the SM Mall of Asia, SM Marikina, and Bonifacio High Street were judges as the most bike-friendly commercial establishments in the metro.