By Marivir R. Montebon
New York – Drum roll for the delectable traditional and innovative Filipino cuisine in the East Coast!
Thirteen Filipino restaurants in New York, New Jersey, Vermont, and Massachusetts will be highlighted in the 2021 Filipino Restaurant Week (FRW) on August 18 – 27, 2021.
The participating restaurants are: 1. ASIN (Caldwell, NJ) 2. FLIPSIGI (NYC) 3. GRILL 21 (NYC) 4. KABISERA (NYC) 5. KAPE’T TORTA (Queens) 6. MIGHTY BOWL (NYC) 7. PICA-PICA (Johnsbury, VT) 8. PURPLE YAM (Brooklyn) 9. TANAM (Somerville, MA) 10. THE BUREN (Brooklyn) 11. TITO RAD’S GRILL (Queens) 12. TRADISYON (NYC) and 13. TSISMIS (NYC).
Despite the challenges of the pandemic, the FRW carefully pushes through this year with its traditional media launch and exclusive website launch on Monday, August 16, 2021 at the Kalayaan Hall of the Philippine Center on 5th Avenue. # (Kain na! means Let’s eat in English)