Makati is one of the more interesting places to explore when you’re visiting Manila. Thanks to its many bars, restaurants and accommodations like Makati Palace Hotel, you’ll never run out of places to explore. From concept restaurants to bars, your palate will surely be in for a ride of different and surprising flavors.
Here are some trendy places to visit around Makati.
1. Alchemy Bistro Bar
A lively nightlife is one thing Makati City is known for, and one of the best places for this is the Alchemy Bistro Bar. It’s recognizable by the purple color scheme and the brightly lit exterior along Polaris Street and Durban Street.
Its menu caters to just about every taste. Some of these include risotto, fish and chips, burgers, Thai curry, wood fire-baked pizzas, baked oysters, and spicy chicken wings. The adventurous can even try out the bar’s signature test tube shooters, which are, as the name suggests, are Alchemy Bistro Bar’s signature cocktails in test tubes, ready for tasting.
2. Senor Pollo
Located in Ebro Street near Kalayaan Avenue, Senor Pollo is a Latin American chicken street joint. It’s a trendy hole-in-the-wall restaurant with an extensive chicken menu. Foodies will enjoy the whole roast chicken with Latin spices, patatas bravas, spicy rice, and chimichurri.
At night, this place gains the ambience of a bar. With a casual atmosphere and a variety of drinks and snacks like chicken sisig to go around, it’s a great place to unwind after a long day.
3. Kite Kebab Bar
Those looking for genuine halal Mediterranean comfort food can find it at the Kite Kebab Bar. Its construction uses both Middle Eastern and Filipino elements to create a unique hangout and a tribute to the owner’s half-Iranian, half-Ilonngo lineage.
True to its concept, Kite Kebab Bar serves dishes like hummus and feta cheese with homemade pita slices, vegetarian samosas, falafel salads and of course, kebabs. If you want to go healthy, then the Tabouli salad is one of the must-try dishes. Any health-buff can’t go wrong with its mix of parsley, wheat bulgur, tomato, onions, lemon juice, and olive oil.
Each kebab stick at this joint is charcoal flame-grilled and a delight to eat. Guests will love the spicy chicken barbecue, beef liver kebabs with tomatoes and onions, and the signature Wagyu kebabs. You can even pair them up with the bar’s wide selection of beers, wines, and cocktails. All of these are reasonably priced for you to enjoy.
Now if you’re looking for a place to stay as you check out these places, there’s no need to worry. Makati Palace Hotel has very affordable deals for you, especially if you’re looking for a budget getaway. By booking directly from their website, you can enjoy special rates for 2 people – prices affordable enough to let you explore the unique tastes of the city.
About the Hotel
Makati Palace Hotel is situated in the country’s premier business district, putting you right in the middle of Metro Manila’s finest restaurants, malls, and entertainment centers. It’s also conveniently located near prominent offices for business travelers to reach.
This Makati City accommodation provides a comfortable place for both business and leisure travelers thanks to its cozy living spaces, professional services, and great room rates. Its rooms of feature elegant wood accents, soft beds, and crisp sheets. Business travelers will also find that each suite has all the amenities they need to get ready for work and unwind from it. These include an internet connection, a cable TV, a mini-bar, a coffee and tea maker, and a hot and cold shower.
Makati Palace Hotel is located in 5011 P. Burgos, corner Caceres Street, Makati City, Metro Manila, 1200, Philippines. Visit their official website to book rooms directly.