Jam's Restaurant in General Santos City - Philippines
Jam's Restaurant is basically what it is named to be - a restaurant bar where people are jamming and the people, youth and yuppies alike, get crazy because of the delicious menu that Jam's Restaurant has to offer. It is described by many General Santos City locals as one of the coolest places this side of the town. And, since it is situated in the Tuna Capital of the Philippines, well, what else should we expect, but tuna dishes at their best. And why won't they be the best, when all of these dishes are the brain child of, who else but the Queen of Tuna Cuisine in General Santos City, Sol Mananquil.
Mananquil has this extraordinary skill of substituting tuna for pork or chicken in recipes and still make these taste very blissful. She is also credited with fully using each and every morsel of the tuna fish in every recipe - nothing is wasted, everything can be eaten, so to speak. The best tuna dishes at Jam's Restaurant, according to customer accounts, are the tuna kilawin, tuna kinilaw, tuna kebab, grilled tuna belly, grilled tuna jaw, sauteed tuna innards, deep fried tail of tuna, sizzling tendons of tuna, and the tuna bagaybay. These dishes are what brought Jam's Restaurant the title of tuna specialty restaurant in General Santos City. Also to try are adobong bagaybay, which is basically eggs of a male tuna, spicy palikpik, adobong bihod or tuna roe, and the tuna kare kare. As with the non tuna dishes, customers swear by the chicken tinola of Jam's Restaurant as the best non tuna dish in their menu.
As per the dining atmosphere, Jam's Restaurant offers an air of fun and easy sophistication. It also looks very homey and has the "finally, I'm home" feel at night. The fact that it is a fine dining establishment does not hinder in making its customers feel very much at home with authentic Pinoy dishes with a twist. This is basically the reason why Jam's Restaurant is the venue of choice when it comes to weddings, debuts, even corporate seminars, and other yuppie events. It is also the place of choice for birthday parties as well as family reunions and other family gatherings. Weekends are a blast at Jam's Restaurant, where activities are at their peak.
Jam's Restaurant is located at Purok Malakas, along Nuñez Street in Lagao at General Santos City. For further information regarding the restaurant, interested parties may contact the restaurant via telephone number 083-553-2763.