Saturday, April 17, 2021

Discover an Italian dining experience at Palacio de Memoria


A restored mansion dating pre-war Manila, holding the memories of history and making new memories, Palacio de Memoria known to have been built in the 1920s, and have survived the Battle of Manila of World War II has been a luxurious venue for intimate weddings, birthdays, and other events.

In 2021, Palacio de Memoria opened an Italian restaurant, The Loggia by Margarita Forés.

Chef Margarita Forés at her restaurant, The Loggia by Margarita Forés, at Palacio de Memoria

Set in the gardens of this fully restored seaside estate, The Loggia lets diners enjoy Italian-Filipino offerings safely in a beautiful al fresco dining space.

Forés, who was named Asia's Best Female Chef in 2016, prepared a special menu for The Loggia with an Italian-Filipino fusion concept. Combining her advocacy for Filipino flavors and her expertise in Italian cooking,  everyone can enjoy gastronomic dishes that you will surely savor.

Among the must-try dishes at The Loggia is the Lamb Shoulder Brasato, a hearty meal braised in wine, vegetables, herbs, and spiceswith grilled polenta squares. Other main dishes include Halibut Cartoccio, Cotoletta of Chicken Breast, and Grilled Australian Beef Tenderloin with Scamorza Cheese.

Diners can also try a selection of appetizers, dips, salads, soups, pasta, and desserts.  You may view The Loggia's classic Italian menu HERE.

For a dining experience brimming with rich history, arts, and culture, guests can also revel in the surroundings and in-house museum of Palacio de Memoria that reflects the Golden Age of Manila. Moreover, Palacio de Memoria is a great venue for weddings, and special events, which The Loggia can cater, as well.

The Loggia at the Palacio de Memoria is located along Roxas Boulevard, Manila and is open Mondays to Sundays from 11am to 9pm. Palacio de Memoria and the restaurant implement strict safety protocols.

From romantic date nights to al-fresco brunches to intimate weddings and events, make your dining experiences even more special at The Loggia by Margarita Forés.

For reservations, call +63-917-711-3714 or +63-917-717-9654.  They are also open for deliveries Tuesdays to Sundays from 11am to 7pm.  You can also visit


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