• Dining
  • Atelier Vivanda @ Bonifacio Global City

    After the successful launch of Tim Ho Wan and Din Tai Fung in the Philippines last year, it didn’t come as a surprise that another restaurant touting Michelin Star credentials has just opened locally.


    Atelier Vivanda is the brainchild of French-born Chef Akrame Benallal.  A quick Google search reveals that his first restaurant in Paris received two stars from the Michelin Guide, so that’s where the credentials are based on.  And because I’m such a sheep when it comes to trying out new restaurants, I decided to go with a group of friends last week to dine at Atelier Vivanda, barely a week into the restaurant’s grand opening to the public.