Eating out allows you to disconnect from the hustles and bustles of work. Eating out with friends and family further gives you the chance to enjoy the details of a meal. No amount of money can compensate the moment you’re enjoying the food while getting into a good laugh or a pleasant conversation. 

GoBear knows how important it is for you to detach from stress, satisfy your cravings, and have a quality time with people you love. We’ve made this list of the best credit card dining promos you can try out this holiday season. 

The finest deals from Citi

Your Citibank credit card knows how much you wanted to have time with people dear to your heart and savor delectable meals outside your home. Get yourself into the most exquisite dining experience with your Citi Simplicity, Citi Rewards, or any Citi credit card. You can get up to 40% discount at Midas Café, Yanagi, and 2702 Lounge or 57% discount at Melo’s. Citi gives you the chance to order exclusive Citi Set Specials while enjoying 50% off on select Wagyu dishes. 

Want more? Think about indulging at Chateau 1771’s bestseller sets for only Php1,800 and signature dishes for Php2,200. Pizza fanatics can also grab two boxes of 10” pizzas from Yellow Cab every Sunday until January 26, 2020. 


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The red-hot treats from HSBC

You’ll never go wrong when dining with your HSBC Red Mastercard. You can enjoy a free bacon cheeseburger at Burgoo when you make a minimum spend of Php1,000 until May 31, 2020. Grab that chance to enjoy 20% off on every a la carte menu until December 30, 2019. If you’re planning to experience an elegant buffet, then head on to the EIGHT café and Bar. Use your HSBC credit cards to grab the 50%v discount until December 31, 2019. 


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HSBC has a lot more to offer when you dine at Gumbo and get free white fish with mango salsa with a minimum spend of Php1,000. On the other hand, if you’re fond of modern Mediterranean dishes, bring your entire family at Medley and get 10% off your food and beverage bill. 

The real thrills from BPI

Craving for some Chinese pugon-roasted asado, lumpiang shanghai, and bihon guisado? Well, BPI credit cardholders can go to Lido Cocina Tsina until December 31, 2019. Enjoy a 25% discount on various promo offers. Order a meal set of Nido quail egg soup, sweet and sour pork, lumpiang shanghai, steamed fish, chopsuey, and lido rice for Php1,867.50 only. 


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You can also use your BPI credit cards at participating BonChon outlets and get 30% off on drum and wings meal, beef bulgogi rice meal, mandu with soup rice meal, and crispy fish rice meal. If your entire clan is longing for free ramen, then spend a minimum of Php2,000 at Genki Sushi. You can also enjoy 50% off your total bill when you dine at Spectrum, Fairmont Makati. 

The delectable perks from Metrobank

Metrobank credit cards get you going with the best dining experiences. Get a complimentary bottle of wine when you dine at Wild Flour Restaurant and use your Metrobank Visa and Yazz prepaid Visa. Spend at least Php3,000 from any Wild Flour participating branches in Makati, Greenhills, BGC, and Ortigas. 

Holder of Metrobank Femme Signature Visa and Metrobank Platinum Visa? Well, here’s your chance to get up to a 50% discount at Fairmont and Raffles Makati. Yes, you’ll get to enjoy a 50% discount at these two restaurants when you book and dine using your Metrobank Femme and Platinum Visa. The promotion shall include 20% off on the best available room rate and 50% off on Spectrum buffet, 15% off on beverages, and 20% off on food. 


The inevitable dining delights from BDO

BDO won't disappoint when you dine at Hilton Manila and use your BDO Mastercard, Visa, UnionPay, JCB, and American Express cards. Get 50% off at Kusina Sea Kitchens from Mondays to Thursday until May 15, 2020. You may also try out the a la carte menu at Hua Yuan and enjoy 30% off. 

Indulge on lunch and dinner buffet at Market Café when you dine with your BDO credit cards until December 31, 2019. You can also enjoy 25% off at Li Li and The Fireplace. The offer is valid for a minimum of two and a maximum of 12 diners. 

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BDO’s 50% off delights can also be experienced at Cowrie Grill on special menus from Mondays to Thursdays. Get Cowrie’s wild mushroom soup, Angus beef, mixed greens salad, and apple crumble for only Php1,750 on Mondays to Thursdays and for Php2,100 on Fridays to Sundays. You may also opt to order seafood chowder, caesar’s salad, Chilean sea bass, and blueberry cheesecake and pay the BDO rate of Php1,900 every Monday to Thursday and Php2,280 every Friday to Sunday. Your set meal choices come with sherbet of the day and a selection of coffee or hot tea. 

Final thoughts:

Holiday dinings are unavoidable, especially if you want to spend more time with people you love. Credit cardholders can grab all these promos and more and pay less on their dining treats. Eating out is one of the best ways to maximize your credit card benefits. Experience a delectable December when you swipe for perks and privileges using the right credit card for your next holiday meals.

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