Top 20 American Restaurants in Manila (and Burger Joints)

Looking for an American restaurant near you? In fact, there are many American restaurants in Manila and other parts of the Philippines. Included are both independent eateries and popular chains.  Here are 20 of the best American restaurants, cafes, and sports bars as well as 10 of the best US style burger joints and chains!

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


Food and Beverage

Mouthwatering off-the-bone spareribs at the Texas Roadhouse, an American restaurant in Manila.

Americans celebrate Independence Day on July 4th. And they celebrate Thanksgiving on the 4th Thursday of November.

But you don’t have to wait until an American holiday to enjoy mouth-watering American fare in Manila.

In fact, with the large number of U.S. nationals living in Manila and other parts of the Philippines, there are plenty of restaurants serving everything from burgers to steaks, pizza, salads, and pancakes.

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

Turkey dinner buffet at the Diamond Hotel in Manila.

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

In fact, you can expect juicy hamburgers, mouth-watering BBQ, mile-high stacks of pancakes, and finger-linking-good fried chicken as well as cold beer, fine wine, and signature cocktails.

Therefore, click on links above the photos for direct access to restaurant websites for menus, hours, and phone numbers if you want to make a reservation.

In fact, many of the American chain restaurants have multiple outlets in Metro Manila. Moreover, they also have outlets in other parts of the Philippines.

American Restaurants and Cafes in Manila

Signature steaks at the Raging Bull Chophouse & Bar, an American restaurant in Manila.

Here are some of the best restaurants serving American food in Metro Manila.

1. Raging Bull Chophouse  & Bar

Shangri-La The Fort, Manila – Level 3, 30th Street corner 5th Avenue Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, Philippines.

Quality meats from sustainable farms.

2. I’m Angus Steakhouse

7431 Yakal Street, San Antonio Village Makati, Philippines.

Certified Angus steak, poultry, lamb, fresh seafood, innovative side dishes and decadent desserts.

3. 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.

4. Filling Station Bar Cafe

Burgos St 1210 Makati, Philippines

50s style diner – always open.

5. Denny’s


6th Floor, Uptown Parade, 9th Avenue, Fort Bonifacio, Philippines.

Family style American restaurant with feel good food.

6. TGI Fridays


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

7. 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,

8. Racks


Numerous locations around the Philippines.

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

9. Shakey’s Pizza Parlor


Numerous locations around the Philippines..

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

10. Cowboy Grill


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

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

11. Kenny Rogers Roasters 


Numerous locations around the Philippines.

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

12. Chili’s Philippines


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

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

13. Bugby’s Sports Bar & Bistro

Forbestown Road, Taguig, Philippines.

Sports bar with comfort American and Filipino comfort food.

14. Mamou – A Home Kitchen

Multiple locations.

Pastas, sandwiches, soups, salads, meats, seafood, vegetarian, desserts.

15. Pancake House

Multiple locations.

Classic pancakes, waffles, spaghetti, tacos, and other mouthwatering dishes.

16. 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.

17. Almon Marina

Multiple locations.

Soups, salads, and deli sandwiches

18. Pompoms

Robinsons Manila, Pedro Gil st, Ermita, Manila, Philippines.

Thrice-cooked fries and chicken poppers.

19. Apartment 1B

Multiple locations.

All day breakfasts, soups, salads, sandwiches, pastas.

20. Buffalo Wild Wings

Multiple locations.

Traditional and boneless chicken wings with sauces and seasonings.

Burger Joints and Chains in Manila

Cheeseburger. Photo Credit: Zarks Burgers.

Here are  some popular burger joints and chains serving  American style hamburgers. Many of them have other mouth-watering items on their menus.

Raging Bull Burgers

Shangri-La The Fort, Manila – Street level,30th Street corner 5th Avenue Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, Philippines.

Zark’s Burgers

Numerous locations around the Philippines.

8 Cuts Burger Blends

Multiple locations.

Big Better Burgers

Multiple locations.

Campfire Burgers & More

Quezon Avenue, 23 Scout Limbaga, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines.

Primo’s Burger

143 Katipunan Ave, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Chevy Burger

113 J. P. Rizal St, Marikina, Metro Manila, Philippines


Numerous locations around the Philippines.

Burger King

Numerous locations around the Philippines.


Numerous locations around the Philippines.

If You Would Prefer Mexican Food

Americans love Mexican food. So check out the following link if you’d rather celebrate the nosh on some Mexican fare …


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