our story

We are on a mission to fuel the important moments of modern tastemakers and change makers.

Why? Because we believe deeper connection facilitated by these fine folx will make the world a happier, healthier place. On our fuel is food.

The heart of Filipino culture is rooted in our bold hospitality — the ability to quickly turn strangers to friends to chosen family members. This is the magic we've been able to experience ourselves as first-gen Fil-Am Bay Area kids.

As we saw what those experiences of belonging opened up for us, we became motivated to spread this feel-good X taste-good (which btw is dual meaning of ‘sarap’!) magic as much as we could.

For modern tastemakers and change makers, this looks a little like:

💖 being there for their chosen family during challenging times with emotional support burritos

🥳 checking off life’s milestones with plant-based celebration cookies

👩‍💻 welcoming the new person to the team with a happy hour that includes gluten-free treats for the one person on the team with a gluten allergy

👩‍🏫 planning snacks for a club discussion on better sustainability practices

🐣 hosting a gender-neutral baby shower with a spread that fits the preferences of guestlist

☀️ indulging in "doing absolutely nothing" self-care practices at Dolores Park with a buffet of dips

🤠 and all sorts of moments in between

 

food is our love language

And you best believe you will find us loving hard on our community through our designed food experiences.

You’ll find our faces at our food truck serving daily treats to our Bay Area neighbors — ranging from nonprofit orgs who take care of the 'hood, to local folks choosing to eat a little more sustainably, to startup friends betting on their vision of the future.

Team Sarap at the food truck

 

Or at our hxstory-making Chase Center stand, collaborating with Bay Area food tech partners like Impossible Foods to bring innovative Filipino flavors to the arena and a sports organization that champions integrity and teamwork. We’re there fueling the cheers of our fellow OG Roaracle fam and making friends with the new Warriors fans.

Team Sarap at the Warriors Chase Center Arena

 

Or you’ll find us exactly where you, tastemakers and change makers, are — at home, your wedding, your office, your weekend picnic, your shelter in place WFH setup, your dad’s retirement party. We’ll bring the goods like our vegan & gluten-free sauces, nostalgic drinks like Halo Halo Milktea, and memory-making supplies to amplify your love and your light with your favorite people. 

Sarap Shop catering setup

 

Or in our business studio, experimenting with ways to help new gen mom&pop shops and entrepreneurs be the case studies and role models of healthier business culture.

Team Sarap in the business studio 

You name it. We create it.

You need a food friend? We’re there.