March 2024 Food Event

Our Menu

Embark on a culinary adventure at Cafe Filipino, where the vibrant flavors of Luzon come alive in every bite. From the rich and hearty dishes of the capital region to the bold and fiery flavors of Pampanga, each dish is a celebration of the diverse and exciting culinary traditions of Luzon. Get ready to tantalize your taste buds with a symphony of flavors that will leave you craving for more. Join us at Café Filipino and experience the true essence of Luzon through our exciting menu offerings!

Starters

Lumpianitos, Lumpiang Gulay, Fish balls

Kare Kare

Kare-kare is a traditional Filipino stew with a thick, savory peanut sauce. The word "kare" comes from the word "curry". It will be made with beef oxtail, and shrimp.

Pancit Luglug

Pancit luglug is a Filipino noodle dish from Pampanga.The word "luglug" means "dunked" or "dipped" because the thick rice noodles are cooked by placing them in a blanching basket and dipped in boiling water.

Chicken Asado

Filipino chicken asado is a stew made with marinated chicken braised in a sweet, sour, tangy, and savory sauce. The word "asado" comes from the Spanish word asar, which means "to grill" or "barbecue".

Rice

White rice cooked in sticky Filipino style.

Featured Chef

Cafe Filipino is our initiative to feature talented cooks within our community and showcase their signature dishes. The plan is to offer this event by popular demand as a way for us to bring a consistent fine dining Filipino food experience to Pittsburgh. This will be a periodic fundraising event to cover the operating costs of our Philippine Center and other FAAP programs

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