Press Release


Makati Shangri-La, Manila Presents Kalayaan Festival at Circles Event Cafe

Kalayaan Food Festival

Circles Event Café celebrates Philippine Independence Day with a food festival on June 9 to 15. The buffet spread will feature dishes close to the hearts of Filipinos prepared by Executive Sous Chef Gene Del Prado.

Diners are invited to commemorate this special celebration and find comfort in traditional favorites such as Ensaladang Pako(Fern Salad), Kare-Kare (Oxtail stew), Sinigang na Lapu-Lapu(Grouper in Sour Miso Soup) and more. To complete the experience, sweet Filipino treats that include Sapin-Sapin, Palitaw (Sweet Rice Cake) and Nilupak (Cassava Cake) will also be part of the selection.

The Kalayaan Food Festival is available for lunch and dinner at Circles Event Cafe. For inquiries and reservations, please call Restaurant Reservations at (63 2) 814 2580, e-mail, or book a table online through

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