Kitkat Pecson Makes Food Maps and More

July 27, 2018

Here’s a surefire recipe for a date disaster (especially while driving with a rampaging belly):

“So, wanna try out that ramen place near the area, or how about that breakfast place—oh wait I’m getting lost—I heard about this burger place… Ah screw it, let’s just get McDonald’s.”

In a city that is dotted with restaurants and cafés, one might find himself in a stressful jam just by choosing a place to eat. I’m talking about the city of Kapitolyo where restos have been mushrooming from every corner. Thank the food heavens for the talent of Kitkat Pecson who just made the life of many Filipino food lovers (mine included) easier, with this food map she created for the looloo app.

Aside from this, Kitkat also designed this Kitchen Kodigo for Chefs & Bakers that lends a helpful hand to precise cooks. Divided into various categories, this measurement guide has everything you need in one go.

Now let’s put a face behind the name. Kitkat Pecson is one of today’s budding young illustrators. Referring to herself as a color enthusiast, Kitkat’s a household name in the design industry, having worked in respected firms such as DM9 and BBDO Guerrero. She’s employed as a designer at Plus63. She’s also a big Photoshop user, but she’s currently experimenting with watercolor. One day, she hopes to become an eloquent storyteller.

Aside from soaking her brain in art-related stuff, Kitkat loves to travel, read sci-fi and high fantasy novels, and write. Cheese pizza tops the list of her ultimate comfort food. “I grew up in Chicago so when I feel nostalgic, I get a deep-dish cheese pizza,” Kitkat says. She also loves Cibo and their Penne Al Telefono (which we hacked!) and their Spinach Dip.

After reading this, you might want to spend the next hour or two checking out more of her whimsical artwork over at, which is home to an enchanting assortment of neat stuff such as icons, her blog, and illustrating tutorials. You’ll be hypnotized with so much color, you’ll see unicorns.

[photo source: Young Star]

Mikka Wee Mikka Wee

Mikka Wee is former editor of and was part of the team until she got whisked away to Singapore in 2016 where she worked in advertising and eventually found herself back in the food industry. She currently does marketing work for two popular Singaporean dessert brands and is a weekly columnist for The Philippine Daily Inquirer’s lifestyle brand, She has always been crazy about travel, food, and her dog Rocket.

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8 responses to “Kitkat Pecson Makes Food Maps and More”

  1. Nico Goco says:

    a big thanks to kitkat!

  2. lei says:

    wow, sya pala yun! great work kitkat!

  3. vankirsty says:

    This is cool! Wish they can make the looloo app available for android users as well 🙂

  4. Vinnie says:

    I love… I love… I LOVE THE METRIC CONVERSIONS!!! Funky, fun and awfully cheerful way of getting oneself to do the simple math in the kitchen…

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  6. Althea Beatrix Ruiz says:

    Wow! Really quirky and adorable work. 🙂

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