About Us

Welcome to Assad Mini Mart

Company history:

Started out in 1990, by a couple who shared the same passion with food and ingredients, the first store opened along Paco and originally catered to Pakistani and Indian expats.

From its humble beginnings, the small store has grown into 3 branches operating in Manila, Makati, and Marikina and has expanded the variety of imported items to herbs, nuts, raw spices, snacks, sweets, tea, pickles, ready mixes, biscuits, non-alcoholic beverages, oil, flour, hennas, and others that provide to several nationalities. The company has since then supplied from Expats to Filipinos, Restaurants, Hotels, Culinary schools, Embassies and alike.

With the pursuit of ingredients, the company has also diversified into the restaurant business opening their first restaurant Assad Café offering Indian, Pakistani, and selected Filipino dishes.

The success of the company has been mainly due to the continuous support of our valued customers who have been with us since the first store opened and with this in mind, we keep our mission clear in delivering better goods to our clients as well as improving customer relation be it from the renovation of our main branch to serve you better, management, up to the launch of this very site.



Our mission is to bring our valued customers the ingredients they need to enhance the flavors of their food, widen their palette in terms of using spices and give them a taste of Indian, Pakistani, South Asian, Middle Eastern Ingredients & Food Products.

 Outsource key ingredients from different parts of the world that are suitable for Vegetarians, Hindus, & Muslims and related nationalities.


What we offer?

dry spices and herbs

Dry Spices and Herbs

imported food ingredients

Imported Food Ingredients

ready to eat

Ready to Eat Items