16 Oct 2017

Most Popular Fast Food Chains in the Philippines!

When visiting the Philippines, the first thing that many people would do is to eat the delicacies and native Filipino foods. However, there will be times when fast food restaurants are the only option. Going to a fast food place isn’t as bad as people says it is. Although the food is quite unhealthy, it is okay to eat once in a while. After all, it is Filipino culture to eat out with the family. If by any chance you are visiting the Philippines, there’s nothing wrong with eating at a fast food place. Here are some of the most popular fast food chains in the Philippines.

3. Chowking

No matter where you are in the world, you cannot escape the beauty that is Chinese food. Chowking is the Philippines’ version of Chinese food. It’s most popular dish, Chow Fan, is definitely Chinese inspired. But the rest of the menu has Filipino dishes to cater to the preferences of the Filipinos. Their menu include the traditional Filipino style lumpia as well as rice meals paired with Milkfish and deserts such as Halo Halo. It is definitely a popular fast food chain in the Philippines.

2. McDonalds

Arguably the most popular fast food restaurant all over the world, McDonalds actually comes second in the Philippines. For one, it is a little bit more expensive than the next fast food chain. One would think that McDonalds is affordable and cheap. But in the Philippines where minimum wage is so low, it can be a bit expensive to eat at McDonalds. Don’t be surprised though to see that McDonalds serve their meals with rice. After all, it is a Filipino staple food.

1. Jollibee

Hands down, the most popular fast food restaurant in the Philippines, Jollibee is as much part of the culture of the country as its native delicacies. There’s just something about dining at Jollibee with the family, enjoying a delicious meal with good company, that makes this place so great. Aside from the prices being relatively affordable, they also have their specialties such as their burger steak meals and jolly spaghetti. It is definitely a must try when visiting the Philippines.

Although there are many other fast food chains popular in the Philippines, these three are the top 3 most loved fast food chains all over the country. There is nothing like experiencing the Filipino culture than by eating where most of the population eats.