Toyo Eatery Is One of Asia's 50 Best Restaurants Two Years in a Row
Toyo Eatery opened in 2016, celebrating Filipino food and culture in a refined but casual setting. Despite the delicacy of every dish, Navarra sticks to old-fashioned classic Filipino techniques, which may be marveled at via the open kitchen. Native ingredients are cooked with wood and charcoal, layering that characteristic smokiness Filipinos love in their food.
The awards ceremony, known to be the Oscars of the restaurant world, was supposed to be held in Japan this year, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was reformatted into a live stream.