Vegetarian Food Costs in Philippines Manila

If eating vegetables is your way of life then good for you. Nothing is better than adopting a healthy lifestyle. If you are visiting the country of the Philippines, you will be amazed by the abundance of vegetable supplies in this country. To have a rough estimate on how much you will be spending for your food while visiting this place, may as well read along.

Cost of a Vegetarian Restaurant in the Philippines

Among the famed vegetarian restaurants in the Philippines are Corner Tree Café, Greens Café and Restaurant, Daily Veggie and Café, Bodhi, Azotea Grens and The Farm. Each of these restaurants has its own way of mixing vegetables to bring out their superb tastes. Prices vary depending on your preferred menu. When ordering “Vegetable Dumplings” from Corner Tree Café for example, you will need to pay $3.47. This menu is stuffed with spinach, singkamas, carrots and shiitake mushrooms. However, when you order “Spinach Feta Croquettes” from the same restaurant, you will need to pay $7.86 for 6 pieces order.

Saving Money in Philippines

To save on your food expenses, better cook your own food. I often cook the famed Philippine cuisine; “Pinakbet” and it only costs me $1.16 dollars. But more than its saving advantage, you get to enjoy the packed nutrition that comes from its ingredients including squash, eggplant, okra, bitter gourd and some spices.

Prices of Vegetables in Philippines

Prices of vegetables may also vary depending on where you do your shopping. Obviously shopping in big malls makes it more expensive. If you visit the local market, you may save a few pesos. Among the common vegetables available in the market are as follows:

Vegetables Price in Philippines(USD $)
Name Prevailing Price Per Kilo ($)
Eggplant $0.92
Onions $1.16
Potatoes $1.39
Tomato $1.16
Carrots $1.39
Cabbage $1.39

Prices of Common Fruits in Philippines

Fruits Price in Philippines(USD $)
Name Prevailing Price Per Kilo ($)
Mango $1.39
Banana $0.69-$1.04
Papaya $0.69
Calamansi $1.16
Apple $2.31

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