In celebration of Father’s Day, City of Dreams Manila melds luxury, heartwarming service, dining treats and family entertainment to create an unforgettable experience for all dads.
Indulgent Father’s Day treats at signature restaurants Crystal Dragon and Nobu Manila; a sumptuous buffet at The Café at Hyatt Regency; exclusive dad’s day offer at DreamPlay; a month-long Nobu staycation package for “Dad’s Dream Celebration” and dad’s ultimate pampering experience at Nobu Spa and Nuwa Spa are just some of the perks to honor the hero of every home.
The award-winning restaurant sweetens Father’s Day with a serving of a complimentary dessert of Mango Pomelo with Vanilla Ice Cream for fathers who will dine on their special day.
Best known for its Cantonese and regional Chinese specialties, Crystal Dragon offers Father’s Day a la carte menu for lunch and dinner from June 1 to 17. This a la carte menu includes: Double-boiled Bamboo Pith with Black Chicken and Pork Stomach Soup; Crispy Smoked Duck with Tea Leaves; Slow Braised Ox Tail and King Oyster Mushroom served in a clay pot; and Poached Baby Chinese Cabbage in Lobster Superior Broth.
Other choices are: Oven-baked Fresh Scallop with Fragrant Cheese in Crispy Potato Nest; Deep-fried Pork Belly served with Pickled Potato; Oven-baked Marinated Lamb Rack in Homemade Mint Sauce; Wok-fried Rice with Eel Meat, Squid, and Fragrant Garlic; and Chilled Lychee Pana Cotta with Strawberry Sphere.
Fathers who will be feted with Nobu Manila’s lavish Sunday brunch buffet from 11:30 to 3:30 PM will be gifted with a complimentary shot of sake. On the same day, one lucky father has a chance to win a bottle of premium sake in the lucky dip activity.
The Father’s Day Nobu Sunday brunch highlights the restaurant’s famed Japanese-Peruvian flavors with Wagyu or Kobe beef sliders and fresh-off-the-grill assorted beef cuts and seafood rice at the Teppan table; grilled items such as pork ribs and umami chicken at the cabana area; and an assortment of Kushiyaki with chicken, vegetable and seafood choices, served with Wasabi pepper, Teriyaki or Anticucho sauce.
The hot buffet line features a selection of salmon with honey soy glaze, vegetable tempura, okonomiyaki, chicken katsu, miso soup, and other specialties. Mussel garlic wasabi and crispy oyster mushroom are served pass around-style. Complementing these are a variety of greens at the salad station; and an array of sashimi and rolls that use the freshest choice of salmon, tuna, tachiuo, and shrimps, among others.
The dessert table includes breakfast pastries: croissants, pain au chocolat, blueberry muffins, madeleine, Danish pastries and cookies; and decadent sweets such as warm homemade green tea brownie cake with black sesame ice cream, hazelnut streusel with yuzu cream and mango jelly in glass, amaretto tiramisu cake, and ube crème brulee with almond biscotti; and milk chocolate fountain with fresh strawberry, choux and yellow meringue, and served with condiments to name a few.
The Nobu Sunday brunch buffet with regular beverage package of sodas, juices, mocktails and iced tea is offered at Php 2,950 net. A standard alcohol package for an additional Php P1,096 net, and the premium drink package for an additional Php 2,204 net are also available.
The Café at Hyatt Regency
For the ‘MVPs’ of the family, The Café at Hyatt — known for its interactive show-kitchen restaurant featuring vibrant live cooking stations — is highlighting a sumptuous basketball-themed buffet on Father’s Day. For Php 2,999 net per person with an option for alcoholic beverages for additional Php 200 net, the offer comes with a souvenir photo and a special gift.
Incomparable fun and family entertainment at DreamPlay awaits fathers and their families, which offers a complimentary ticket to fathers who are accompanied by at least two DreamPlay ticketholders on the day especially dedicated for them.
For fathers who are up for an exciting challenge, the first DreamWorks-inspired play space in the world is bringing back the Po’s Five-Fingered Blast Punch, where challengers must conquer a punch machine to win a thrilling prize.
Similarly, golfing dads are in for unparalleled entertainment at K-Golf on June 16, where they have a chance to win a Tommy Hilfiger watch and other exciting prizes when they achieve the longest recorded swing distance. K-Golf is City of Dreams Manila’s indoor golf simulator that features the latest and cutting-edge digital simulation technology that can match the high standard of professional golfers.
K-Golf’s Father’s Day Longest Drive promo runs from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., and is open for fathers who will book an hour of golfing activity. The one-hour rate is Php 1, 500, and can be played by up to six persons.
Nobu Hotel Manila
Forbes Four-Star Awardee Nobu Hotel Manila provides a luxurious Father’s Day staycation with the “Dad’s Dream Celebration” package, which starts at Php 14, 088 net, and is inclusive of a complimentary breakfast at Nobu Manila Restaurant; and Php 5,000 worth of dining credits at any of City of Dreams Manila’s operated restaurants such as Nobu Manila, Crystal Dragon, The Tasting Room, Red Ginger, Jing Ting, and Café Society, and more.
Other inclusions are: a custom Father’s Day turndown amenity box composed of complimentary mini liquor bottles and a set of leather coin purse, passport holder and luggage tag; 25% discount on food and beverage at any of City of Dreams Manila’s operated restaurants; 20% discount on Dreamplay tickets and K-Golf fees; 10% discount on VR Zone fees at The Garage and Dreamshop items at DreamPlay; complimentary local calls; and complimentary shuttle service to and from SM Mall of Asia.
The room package rates are applicable for two adults and two children under 12 years old; while the buffet breakfast at Nobu Manila Restaurant are provided for two adults, and two children under five years old. Booking period is ongoing until June 29 and stay period is until June 30.
Nobu Spa and Nuwa Spa
Fathers need pampering, too, and for the whole month of June, Nobu Spa and Nuwa Spa are offering them an array of indulgent treatments.
Nobu Spa’s energizing choices include: “The Complete Man’s Treat,” a one-a-half hour of Barako Coffee Glow treatment and signature Juan Hilot’s Pride Massage; “Gentleman’s Booster,” a two-hour spa journey consisting of a Muscle Release Massage and a Vitamin Cocktail Facial; and “Sportsman Energizer,” a two-and-a-half-hour relaxing session of Renewal Massage complemented with Head and Shoulder Massage.
At Nuwa Spa, the pampering treatments are: “Dad’s Energizing Escape,” a two-hour Intensive Muscle Release treatment accompanied by a Blue Diamond Brightening Facial; “Switch Off,” a two-and-a-half-hour pampering session of Coconut Sea Salt Body Glow treatment, Herbal Compress Energizer, and OM Facial Express; and “Total Time-Out,” a two-and-a-half-hour spa journey composed of Heal-ot Massage with Dagdagay Foot Massage as well as a Head and Shoulder Massage. All spa treatments come with a 100ml signature energizing massage oil.
Nathaniel C. Uy