Special Lomi at Chedy’s Budbod Restaurant

Special Lomi is one of the new specialties that one must try while eating at Chedy’s Budbod restaurant. It which had thick fresh egg noodles of about a quarter of an inch which takes its roots from the Filipino-Chinese communities.

This dish became popular in Batangas and nearby provinces. Lomi noodle dish became not just for special occasion but a comfort food especially during rainy season.

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Special Lomi at Chedy’s Budbod Restaurant

Chedy’s Budbod restaurant offers their customer a slighty different twist. Their lomi noodles is in rich broth topped with hard boiled egg, fried lumpia, deep fried liempo, fried garlic and chopped spring onions. It is a complete meal and very filling.

One can adjust to suit their preference by adding more soy sauce, ground pepper, a dash of calamansi and few slices of red chilies will add more flavors and taste to the lomi. This is for an affordable price of just Php 69.00!

Special lomi is now available at Chedy’s Budbod Restaurant which is located within Kingspoint Subdivision in Barangay Bagbag, Novaliches, Quezon City.

They also accepts bulk orders for and special delivery within Kingspoint Subdivision, Kasiyahan Homes, Grand Monaco Villas, San Pedro IX in Barangay Bagbag, While Goodwill Homes 1, California Village and Sierra Vista in Barangay San Bartolome.

Address: Unit C, Lot 2 Block 37 King Henry corner  #60 Katipunan Avenue, Kingspoint Subdivision, Barangay Bagbag, Novaliches, Quezon City 

Operations: Everyday

Operational Hours: 9:00 am to 8:00 pm

Cellphone : Smart – 09213134475
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Soft Opening of Ohtako in Goodwill Homes 1, Novaliches, Quezon City

Good News to all takoyaki fans and foodies !

Ohtako had a successful opening day past 3:00pm within Goodwill Homes 1, Barangay San Bartolome, Novaliches. This is just few minutes walk from Kingspoint Subdivision, San Pedro IX subdivision, Kasiyahan Village, Gran Monaco Villas in Barangay Bagbag.
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Ohtako Takoyaki staff

Ohtako Takoyaki Stall

Ohtako food stall opened their 3rd branch in Quezon City and the first one within Novaliches ( district 5). The growth of the tokayaki stall is quite phenomenal with at least 30 stalls since they just opened less than 5 months ago.

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customers and patrons wait for their orders

According to the franchise owner, the name “OH” means original and tako comes from the shorten word for takoyaki.

Their takoyaki is sold for just Php 10.00 per piece. Just happen to pass-by their stall and waited a couple of hours before they made their first batch of takoyaki, ordered some Php 200.00 worth of takoyaki.

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Ohtako takoyaki

Ohtako’s takoyaki is cooked well with generous toppings of cheese, bonito flakes, takoyaki sauce and mayonnaise. The only downturn is that they did not have spicy chilies to match takoyaki. According to the franchisee, they would include chilies for those with spicy taste. We can not wait for that.

They only allow take away, for those who wanted to order in bulk, Try to visit them at their stall.

Do not forget to visit and buy their takoyaki whenever you happen to pass Goodwill Homes 1 in Barangay San Bartolome, Novaliches, Quezon City.

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Ohtako Takoyaki Stall

Address: Block 1, Lot F, Katipunan Avenue, Goodwill Homes 1, Barangay San Bartolome, Novaliches, Quezon City ( in front of Goodwill Gym)

Operations: Everyday

Operational Hours: 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm subject to change

Anniversary Promo of I Love Milk Tea within Goodwill Homes 1, Novaliches

I Love Milk Tea within Goodwill Homes 1, Barangay San Bartolome, Novaliches in Quezon City had their in-house promo since last May 1, 2020. They are celebrating their second anniversary with a large discount on their well-loved milk teas.

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I love Milk Tea, Miss Patatas and Honeyrhaine

The milk tea business is owned by I Love Milktea Inc. They are around for more than 7 years with at least 40 branches and franchises all over the country, the shop is able to provide quality, affordable, good-tasting milk tea without breaking the bank.

Some of our neighbors,friends, nieces and nephews would buy their milk teas at regular basis between two or three times a week. During the Enhance Community Quarantine ( ECQ) period, they are open on a limited capacity and take -out only.

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a customer practice social distancing

Second Anniversary In-House Promo

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2nd anniversary promo poster

 Goodwill Homes 1 outlet had an in-house promo which started last May 1, 2020 and still ongoing with a choice of any three flavored milk tea or fruit teas ( 20 oz) for just Php 199!. According to the staff, the in-house promo is running on an indefinite time period. This is good news for all their patrons and regular buyers!

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bulletin board and reminder

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 bulletin board or freedom board

We also saw some celebrity clientele posted at the freedom board which includes Congressman Alfred Vargas of 5th District of Quezon City, Mr.Rob Sy ( Survivor Philippines season 1- first runner-up), Mr. Carl Bryan Cruz ( PBA draft player), Ms. Maureen Larrazabal ( GMA celebrity) among others.

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I Love Milk Tea menu board

My nephew ordered their famed taro milk tea, caffe macchiato and black forest. These are just some of his favorite flavors. The store had over 42 milk tea flavors to choose from, rock salt and cheese, frappe among others.

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level of sweetness

Got to customized the sweetness to just 25% syrup, Which is still quite sweet for my taste. However some would would put as much as 50% syrup on their milk tea.

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taro milk tea

What i like about the tapioca pearls at their milk tea is that it is bouncy and well-prepared.

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black forest milk tea

Aside from residents of Goodwill Homes 1, they also have customers from Kingspoint Subdivision, Kasiyahan Home, Grand Monaco Villas, San Pedro IX in Barangay Bagbag.  California Village, Sierra Vista in Barangay San Bartolome. Torres Village and even residents from as far as Barangay Nagkaisang Nayon, Caybiga, Damong Maliit and Valenzuela.

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caffe macchiato milk tea

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Goodwill Homes 1 franchisee stall had a freedom wall, where customers can put their photos, write message and even post their photos. Since the IATF guidelines had been implemented, The branch only allowed take-out and strict social distancing are in place.

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The friendly staff are there to lend a helping hand to everyone and quite helpful. Sometimes, I Love Milk Tea Goodwill Homes 1 branch is also referred as Kingspoint branch because of the close proximity.

Note: All the prices posted are subject to change without prior notification and the in-house promo is valid only at the Goodwill Homes 1, Barangay San Bartolome, Novaliches at a specific time period. The author is not connected with the management of I Love Milk Tea.

I Love Milk Tea and Ms. Patatas

Facebook Page:I Love Milk Tea

Address: Katipunan Avenue corner Amity street ( near security guard house) , Goodwill Homes 1, Barangay San Bartolome, Novaliches, Quezon City

Operations: Everyday from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

Delightful Primas Pizza in Goodwill Homes 1, Novaliches

Primas Pizza recently had their soft opening last June 8, 2020 . This is the second start-up pizza business, The first one opened about two months ago under a different name near Pag-Asa in Quezon City.

Primas pizza specializes on 7 thin crust pizzas, available in 3 sizes – 10 inches ( solo ) 10 inches: double size ( can be shared between 2 to 4 people) and family size:14 inches ( can be shared between 3 to 6 people). We were among the first customers who have tried some of their signature pizzas just days after their opening.

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Primas Pizza Delivery is just beside Positive Water Refilling station

A delightful treat for the residents living near Goodwill Homes 1 community. As there is another neighborhood pizza stall to crave for. Residents do not need to visit the crowded mall or brave the traffic along Quirino Highway just to buy their favorite pizzas.

Primas Pizza

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Menu and Prices

Being a neighborhood pizza stall, had several advantages- They make their pizza and toppings upon orders. This guarantees the quality of their ingredients, pizza dough and freshly baked from the oven.

Another good news is that they also have FREE delivery service within the community without extra cost.

Primas Pizza Delivery specialties includes the popular Ham and Cheese, Hawaiian, Pepperoni, Primas Supremo and Primas Fiesta. Their thin crust pizza had similar in texture and taste comparable to a well-known thin crust pizza chain in the market.

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Primas Supremo – This pizza is one of the specialties of this stall. It had a rich toppings of sliced black olives, bell pepper, white onion rings, sauteed meat, mushroom, pineapple, bacon and ham bits, pepperoni, Mozzarella cheese – Php 145 solo, Php 270, Php 360

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All Meat – It had a toppings of sliced hotdogs, sauteed meat, ham bits,Mozzarella cheese Php 140-solo, Php 260, Php 340

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Primas Fiesta– The pizza had sliced hotdog, sliced black olives, bell pepper, pineapple, onion rings, mushroom and bacon bits, sauteed meat, Mozzarella cheese Php 145-solo, Php 270, Php 360

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Hawaiian – It had a generous toppings of slice pineapples, bacon and ham bits, Mozzarella cheese Php 120 solo, Php 220 , Php 300

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Pepperoni – The pizza had pepperoni toppings, Mozzarella cheese. Php 140 solo, Php 260, Php 340

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Carbonara – The pizza had a rich topping of white carbonara sauce, mushroom bits, ham bits, sauteed meat and Mozzarella cheese Php 140 solo, Php 260, Php 345

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Ham and Cheese–  It had deluxe toppings which includes Mozzarella cheese, ham bits and quick melt cheese. Php 90 solo, Php 180, Php 300

They also have LOLA Moomy’s Ube Cream Flan at Php 180 ( by reservation)

Primas Pizza have an in-house promo of Buy 1 Take 1 on all their 10 inches (double size pizzas ) until the first week of July 2020.

Free Delivery service within Kingspoint Subdivsion, Kasiyahan Village, San Pedro IX, Grand Monaco Homes in Barangay Bagbag. Goodwill Homes 1, California Village and Sierra Vista in Barangay San Bartolome in Novaliches, Quezon City.

For those planning to buy their family size 14 inch pizza, Plus FREE 2 bottles of coke mismo. They are also offering a thick crust pizza for just few extra bucks Do not forget to drop-by and order.

Note: Prices quoted are subject to change without prior notification. In -House Promo is just until first week of July 2020.

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Primas Pizza Stall Delivery

Facebook Page: primaspizzanovaliches

Address: #6 Katipunan Avenue, Goodwill Homes 1, Barangay San Bartolome, Novaliches, Quezon City ( Beside Positive Water)

Operations: Everyday from 12:00 noon to 8:00 pm

Contact : 0926-578-3725

9 Important Things to Know about Special Concern Lockdown

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King Christian street corner King Alexander street within Kingspoint Subdivision, Barangay Bagbag, Novaliches, Quezon City

Special Concern Lockdown (SCL), is an extreme measure was enforced on a portion of King Christian street near corner King Christopher street in Kingspoint Subdivision, Barangay Bagbag, Novaliches, Quezon City after a COVID-19 carrier infected three persons from the same household and two neighbors from different houses on June 22, 2020. This was reported in several online news, radio and television stations.

Kingspoint Subdivision is a private gated community in Novaliches. The main street serves as a short cut route to General Luis street, Northern Caloocan, Deparo and Velenzuela. The short cut route is commonly referred as SB Road, which starts from Lukaria street and ends in Katipunan corner General Luis street in Barangay Nagkaisang Nayon in Novaliches.

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A portion of King Christian street near King David street

The portion of King Christian street which had a lock down had 59 families and a total of 243 residents.

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Barangay Bagbag tanods, Quezon City police checkpoint tent along King Christopher corner King Christian street.

A small portion of King Christopher street corner King Christian street had a tent manned by volunteer guards from Barangay Bagbag, Quezon City police and army. The checkpoint created a battle neck thus traffic was heavy for almost one day., the tent was eventually removed a day after and moved further down the road.

According to some insider reports, King Christian patient zero found out he was positive after undergoing rapid testing as required by his employer before he could return to work.

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Barangay mobile, Quezon City government ambulance and QCPD manning  King Christopher street corner King Christian street, Kingspoint Subdivision

He was referred by barangay officials to the health department for a confirmatory swab test and the results also came back positive.

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King Christian street and King Constantine street

 Almost all the remaining residents within the street are also being tested if they were infected.

This comes after several reported cases of Covid 2019 a little over a month ago in San Pedro IX also in the same barangay were reported.

Compared to Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ), special concern lock down had more stricter rules and quarantine measures.

9 Important Things to Know about the Special Concern Lockdown

9.) Wearing of face mask is mandatory to all people. Basic delivery of goods will be supervised by the concerned local government unit (LGU).

8.) Local government unit can enforce a special concern lock down in a portion of a street, compound, house or a barangay with a high concentration of active cases.

7.) Quarantine passes issued by the barangay, city, community/ subdivision are waived. Selling of alcoholic beverages or liquor is severely limited or banned. Curfew is also enforced.

6.) Rapid diagnostic testing (RDT) for COVID 2019 are conducted to the vulnerable, senior citizens and suspected people.

5.) Delivery services in or out of the special concern lock down areas are severely limited.
4.) Local barangay officials, volunteers, police and even military manned all possible entry and exit points.
3.) Special lock down period can last anytime from one to two weeks or even more depending on the number of cases found within the community.
2.) The general public, relatives and neighbors are not allowed to visit these special concern lock down areas for health reasons and to avoid spreading the virus.
1.) Stay at home is strictly enforced by the barangay and local government unit.

King Christian street corner King Constantine street
According to an insider report, The covid 2019 positive individuals were already moved to the hospital and quarantine facilities of the city. The lock down period in King Christian street can last until early part of July.