Top 10 American Restaurants in Manila

Numerous U.S. restaurant chains are represented in the Philippines, with locations in throughout Metro Manila and around the country. There are also independent eateries serving American fare. Here are 10 of the best.

Cake decorated like the American flag. Photo Credit: Roman Boed.

Food and Beverage

Americans celebrate Thanksgiving this year on Thursday 26 November.

With the large number of U.S. nationals living in the Philippines, many people there celebrate Thanksgiving  much the way it is celebrated in the U.S. withj roast turkey dinners at home.

Why not leaving the cooking to someone else and celebrate July Fourth at one of the many American eateries dotting the Philippine landscape?

But make sure to call ahead if you want to make sure restaurants will be open and that they will have something yummy on the menu.

Where to Eat American Food in Manila

Homesick Americans and fans of American food can find comfort with some down-home comfort food at the following restaurants, which feature American fare on their menus.

Expect juicy hamburgers, mouth-watering BBQ, and fried chicken as well as cold beer, fine wine, and signature cocktails.

Click on links beneath photos for direct access to restaurant websites for menus, hours, and phone numbers if you want to make a reservation.

Many of the chain restaurants have multiple outlets in Metro Manila as well as in other parts of the Philippines.


1. 1166 Bistro and Bar

Hotel La Corona Manila, 1166 M H Del Pilar Street, Manila, Philippines.

Starters, salads, seafood, meats, vegetables, rice, pasta, noodles, sandwiches, pizza, and desserts.

2. Texas Roadhouse

4th floor, Uptown Mall, Bonifacio Global City, Philippines and G/F S Maison, Conrad Manila, Seaside Blvd, Pasay City, Philippines.

Starters, salads, soups, hand-cut steaks, country dinners, and desserts.

3. Murray’s New Orleans Jazz Kitchen

Bonifacio High Street, Taguig, Manila, Philippines.

Appetizers, salads, soups, Southern smoked BBQ, cast iron skillet steaks, thin crust pizza, and pastas.

4. Denny’s

Uptown Parade, 9th Avenue, Fort Bonifacio Global City, Taguig,  Philippines, and several other locations around the country.

Family style American restaurant with feel good food you’ll want to eat every day.


Stall 0193, Robinsons Place Manila, Pedro Gil St. Cor. Adriatico St. Ermita, 699 Zone 72, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines – and nearly 20 more locations throughout the Philippines.

Appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, Jack Daniel’s Grill, signature mains, steaks, ribs, soups and salads, pasta, local favourites, flat breads, and desserts

6. Wild West Roadhouse Grill
Bldg. 1 Bonifacio High Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, Philippines.

Starters, salads,  seafood, steaks, ribs, chops, chicken, fireside favourites, burgers, and desserts. burgers, sandwiches,

7. Racks

Numerous locations around the Philippines.

Starters, soups, salads, house specialties, premium selections, seafood, pasta family platters, sides, and desserts.

8. Shakey’s Pizza Parlor

Numerous locations around the Philippines..

Starters, soups, salads, pizzas, chicken, pasta, wholesome combos, group meals, and desserts.

9, Cowboy Grill 

A. Mabini Street, Ermita, Manila, Philippines, and other locations.

Best sellers, pizzas, samplers, chicken, seafood – the list goes on.

10. Kenny Rogers Roasters 

Numerous locations around the Philippines.

Soups, salads, pasta, sandwiches, wraps, grilled plates, combo meals, desserts – the list goes on.

11. Chili’s Philippines

SM Mall of Asia and several other locations around the Philippines.

Pastas, ribs, quesadillas, burgers. desserts- the list goes on.


If You Would Prefer Mexican Food …

Americans love Mexican Food. Check out the following link if you’d rather celebrate the Fourth of July with Mexican fare …

Where to Celebrate Thanksgiving in Other Asian Cities

For more on the Fourth of July and why Americans celebrate it as their national holiday, click HERE.

Happy Thanksgiving!

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