pasta ala lidia (p135) is their house special. it has anchovies, olives, capers, tuna, and fresh tomatoes in olive oil. very delicious and sumptuous. quite a large serving of 200 grams. if you love shrimps, don’t miss theirspaghetti gamberini (p160), an unpretentious pasta dish, served with mushrooms, garlic oil, and shrimps. it also comes with garlic bread. simplicity at its finest. highly recommended.
pizza madam (p230) is a 12″ thin crust pizza topped only with the freshest and best ingredients like cheese, pepperoni, ham, olives, bell pepper, and onion. baked until crust is deliciously crisp. good for 2 to 3 persons. pizza mama (p205) is an all-vegetable pizza, with bell pepper, sliced mushrooms, onion, eggplant, pineapple, and zucchini. don’t forget to also try their house pizza special (p220) 12″ thin crust pizza topped with pepperoni, ham, bacon, mushroom, onion, bell pepper, and pineapple.
grilled pork belly (p195) is a new entrée recently introduced from cafe lidia’s kitchen, flavored with their own special barbecue sauce, java rice, carrots and green beans. the pork was terribly tender and tasty; quite satisfying.
lydia’s fish and chips (p160) is a buttered deep-fried creamy dory fish, served with thick potato wedges and tartar sauce. whoever sees and tastes it will swirl in excitement and delight. share this light snack with a friend or family.
cafe lidia is one of my most favorite restaurants/cafés in marikina city. their coffees and cakes are served with the biggest smiles. aside from their excellent menu, they also give speedy services by their very friendly staffs. the interior is quite cozy and comfortable, with lighting so easy to the eyes. free wi-fi service is also given to all you facebook fanatics. bon appétit everyone.
we would like thank the following people for making this feature possible: doña lydia, mr. nelson tolentino (publicist and adviser), ms. grace malabonga (manager), and to the entire staff of cafe lidia. more power to you. visit them at #64 calderon street, calumpang marikina city; (02) 647-7606; email@example.com.