A Vikings Birthday Treat

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Because it’s my birthday last January 31, I got to eat for free at Vikings SM Megamall. Hubby reserved a table for us at Vikings in advance, so we didn’t have to wait long to get in. Vikings’ Chinese New Year-inspired theme made the place livelier and more colorful, quite a nice way to celebrate my special day.

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Hubby’s Plates

Hubby’s first stop was at the carving station where he got some steak and lechon. He dropped by the street foods section, too, several times.

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He then had a plate of black pasta.

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Seafood dishes came next.

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Finally, he capped off his sumptuous lunch with Mango Sago and a plate of fresh and sweet fruits.

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My Plates

I started off with a plate of dim sum goodies.

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Then, I went Japanese and tried different types of sushi.

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I was already a bit full after the second plate, but I simply couldn’t resist the Patatim. I got a few slices of this tender and slightly sweet pork dish and added some shrimps, fish and sautéed Taiwan pechay.

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I got native kakanin (puto bumbong, cassava cake, pichi-pichi and sapin-sapin) for desserts and shared some of hubby’s fresh fruit platter.

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Our Son’s Plates
At first, our 8-year-old son couldn’t decide what to eat, so he looked around first. He settled for thin crust cheese pizzas. He had three slices, I think. I didn’t have a picture of this, though. I got him another plate of rice and meat, but he didn’t eat it. It was hubby who finished that plate. When I thought he was ready for desserts, I got him mini doughnuts, small cakes and ensaymada. He devoured the ensaymada and took a bite of the chocolate doughnut.

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He asked me if I wanted taho, and I said yes. He was the one who put sago and syrup, but he added an unlikely ingredient, evaporated milk. Lol! He said he prepared it for me, so I had no choice but to try some of it.

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We didn’t wait anymore for the Vikings’ staff to sing me a birthday song because our son was already getting impatient. Besides, we already ate more than what our tummies could hold. Thanks, hubby, for this delicious (and fattening) birthday treat!

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We went to Vikings on a Sunday, and we paid Php888 for one adult and Php588 for one kid. My buffet lunch, as I said earlier, was free. That’s one of the promos Vikings have for their customers.

Vikings
4th Level, Mega Fashion Hall
SM Megamall
Mandaluyong City

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7 Responses

  1. My first Vikings experience was at SM North EDSA naman. Andaming food! However, between Vikings and Buffet 101, I still prefer the latter taste and quality-wise. 🙂

  2. Happy birthday, that’s a good perks..we have one also here if its your birthday you are free or they give you a birthday cake once you are a member or subscriber.

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