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Mooncake Festival celebrations and openings

Las Casas Quezon City combines heritage and tradition; Dragon Court reopens at Manila Prince Hotel


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Culture and camaraderie at Las Casas Quezon City

Last September 29 to 30, 2023, Las Casas, a heritage haven in Quezon City, successfully celebrated the Mooncake Festival with a display of culture, tradition, artistry, and camaraderie. Lanterns set the stage for festivity, as the Mooncake Festival carries deep-rooted cultural significance in the Philippines, marking a time of communal gatherings.  

Hosted by Las Casas’ very own Revo Eslava, the Mooncake Festival celebration at Las Casas Quezon City commenced with an exploration of the festival’s history, presented by esteemed Feng Shui Master Hans Cua. Ms. Philippines-Bataan and the Philippines official candidate for Ms. Intercontinental 2024, Ms. Iona Gibbs, welcomed guests. Restaurant guests enjoyed the 12-Lunar Dish Buffet, and presentations from the Las Casas Wushu Team and Dragon Dancers entertained visitors. An engaging open mic session featuring the talented Full Stop Band concluded the celebration. 

For the latest activities and for reservations at Las Casas Quezon City, call tel. nos. (0917) 136-6796 or (0933) 822-4522 or email Visit their website,, or like and follow them on Facebook,, and Instagram, @lascasasqc.

Atty. Joey Lina, EJ Yap, Marvin Kim Tan

Meanwhile, Dragon Court, the renowned Chinese restaurant at Manila Prince Hotel, officially reopened its doors on September 27, 2023. The occasion was marked with lively Dragon and Lion dance performances alongside an inaugural lunch that brought together members of the media, hotel executives, and loyal patrons.

The gathering showcased the restaurant’s culinary offerings, as guests were treated to the delectable Mid-Autumn set menu, a selection of traditional Chinese dishes such as Hakaw, Siomai, Stir-Fried Beef in Oyster Sauce, Salt and Pepper Spareribs, and Yang Chow Rice.

A Mooncake Festival dice game

A Mooncake Festival dice game

The festivities continued with a dice game, adding fun and excitement to the event. Lucky winners walked away with prizes such as Dragon Court gift vouchers, Marcelino St. Café buffet vouchers, and mooncakes by The Manila Hotel.

Dragon Court boasts comfortable seating, elegant décor, and an inviting ambiance. The restaurant also offers five private dining rooms.

The reopening of Dragon Court marks a milestone for Manila Prince Hotel, showing the hotel’s commitment to delivering an exceptional dining experience to patrons.

Dragon Court is open for lunch from 11 am to 3 pm, and dinner from 6 pm to 10 pm, Mondays to Sundays. For inquiries and reservations, call tel. no. 5328-2222, email, or visit


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