Cora Yago-Newcomb (seated left), a Fil-am copywriter visiting from Nashville, Tennesse, gets a warm welcome at Pan de Sal Cafe on 21st Street in Manhattan from owners Henry and Marissa Beck.

Cora gives two thumbs up to Pan de Sal's "authentic Filipino dishes, friendly ambiance and yummy cakes and pastries."

With them in photo is CUNY Economics Professor Rosalia LapeƱa (right).


Pan de Sal proprietor Marissa Beck (right) with friend and regular customer Carmen Veloso, R.N., of Mount Sinai Medical Center NYC. "Pan de Sal has become a favorite meeting place and eatery of choice by many Filipinos in the Gramercy area," says Carmen.