Local food, drinks and the art scene at Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila comes to the fore this June as Café 8 Restaurant offers sensory experiences with specially crafted Filipino-inspired dining offerings and cultural activities.
Pistahan sa Café 8 (June 9-18, 2017)
In celebration of Philippine Independence Day, authentic Filipino cuisine from various regions will be the spotlight at Café 8. Intensify your love for Filipino dishes as the culinary team brings the best of local gastronomic scene – from the North’s Vigan longanisa, Visayas’ aromatic chicken inasal to the South’s kilawing tuna. Have a dose of pick-me-ups with the archipelago’s popular refreshments such as Lambanog Cocktails, Pandan Iced Tea, and Kapeng Barako.
Taste all-time Filipino favorite food and drinks in one buffet showcase! Lunch buffet rate per person is P 1,514 nett w/ free flowing drinks, while dinner buffet rate is P 1,729 nett w/ free flowing drinks.
Chef Plaridel’s Merienda Cena at The Lobby Lounge (June 9 -15, 2017)
Craving for traditional Filipino-inspired merienda? From 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, The Lobby Lounge offers a hearty take on Afternoon Tea with a selection of appetizing goodies including mango sago, cassava cake, tres leches, turon with caramel sauce, pork mini burger with adobo glaze, kesong puti and tomato sandwich, and smoked tanigue mousse with quail eggs. Top it off with a cup of quality teas or coffee. Rate for two persons is Php 750 nett.
Love Local Art: Hiraya Art Exhibit (June 07 – July 2, 2017)
Organized by the team behind Art in the South in Filinvest, in partnership with Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila, Hiraya Art Exhibit is set to display creative works by talented Filipino artists — Richard Buxani, Stephanie Cabanes, Nante Carandang, Janddie Castillo, Nelson Castillo, Nixxio Castrillo, Ovvian Castrillo-Hill, Rica Duenas, JJ Duque, Salvacion Frilles, Manuel Gamboa, Piaget Martelino, Norlie Meimban, Jevy Pagpaguitan, Jayson Muring, Sam Penaso, Vernon Perez, Pauline Racho, Alfonso Recto, Beatrix Syjuco, and Michelline Syjuco.
The exhibition focuses on the artist’s expression and unique concepts that are evoked through paintings and sculptures. Different art movements and compositions will surely be a feast for the eye for every guest – from surrealism, impressionism, abstract, and hyperrealism. See artworks that are fun, whimsical, inspiring and captivating. There will also be an art fair on July 1 and 2 for enthusiasts who are after for a more affordable art pieces.
“Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila supports the local art scene — both the recognized and up-and-coming artists from the South of Manila. Our month-long celebration of Philippine Independence will bring together worth-exhibiting art pieces by well-acclaimed local talents, and at the same time, a showcase of Filipino flavors. These are what will make your stay here at the hotel a truly a rich and sensory experience,” Mr. Gerhard Doll, General Manager of Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila, stated.
For booking or more information, please visit the official website at http://www.crimsonhotel.com/manila/ or call (02) 863-2222.