6 Hip-Happening Night Spots in Makati City, Philippines

Makati City — the home of Herald Suites Polaris — is known to be the “Wall Street of the Philippines.” A place where first-class urban living and riches converge, it is unarguably one of the most glamorous and cosmopolitan cities in Metro Manila. With a wide range of exciting bars and restaurants, it offers a selection of night spots for discerning tourists and local travelers. Read on and know some of the best hangout places in Makati that will keep you rocking til the wee hours.

1. Dulo MNL

Regarded as an eccentric destination in the party district of Poblacion, Dulo serves as a cafe at daytime and transforms into a bar at night. This ultra cool place offers coffee, specialty cocktails, and non-alcoholic drinks.

Address: 4992 P. Guanzon, Poblacion, Makati City

2. Finders Keepers

This well-hidden bar has become popular for excellent drinks and its intimate setting. Party-goers recommend it for your pre-game and for people who just want to enjoy a chill and easy night. Finders Keepers often has live bands performing for your pleasure.

Address: Warehouse 5, La Fuerza Plaza, Chino Roces Ave cor Sabio St, San Lorenzo, Makati City

3. Pura Vida Manila

A real and rare gem of its kind, Pura Vida is a legitimate reggae bar that offers a true Costa Rican dining experience. This bar also concocts drinks and cocktails that go well with their food selections.

Address: Don Pedro St cor Jacobo St, Makati City

4. 78-45-33

Located at the quaint Salcedo Village, this hangout place is known for its quality cocktails. Here, you can enjoy soulful jazz music in a dimmed environment. Fun fact: the large speakers at the bar’s far end were built in the ‘60s. These complement the impressive collection of vinyl records atop the wine choices.

Address: LPL Mansion, San Agustin St, Makati City

5. Mistral Rooftop Bar

Set on the 10th floor of a luxury hotel, Mistral features a posh indoor lounge and an open-air terrace with stunning views over the city skyline. This high-end bar, which is just a short distance away from first-rate suites in Makati, is mostly famous for its creative and beautiful cocktails. It also serves a great selection of bar bites and cigars.

Address: 1 Raffles Drive, Makati Avenue, Makati City

6. Buddha Bar Manila

People come here for its supreme selection of Asian-inspired food and well crafted cocktails. If you dig club music, get ready to start popping as the bar’s guest DJ’s drops their beats.

Address: PICAR Place, Kalayaan Ave, Brgy Poblacion, Makati City


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