POB HOPPING TIME! 7 must-try bars in Poblacion, Makati
November 16, 2022
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Got no plans for the weekend, yet?
Besides being the business center of the country, Makati also houses many of the best nightlife spots. Poblacion, which has a multitude of bars and restaurants along its streets, is unquestionably Makati’s main entertainment district and a fantastic place to go out and drink! Whether you want it chill, or you’re in a go-hard-or-go-home mood with friends or officemates – here’s a list of pubs you can check out in Pobs:
(in no particular order)
1. Agimat at Ugat Foraging Bar and Kitchen
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Do you dig something local? Agimat has all your cocktail and pulutan needs! For one, they have Filipino favorites like chicharron, lengua, tenga, and more! Also, they have unique, Filipino-themed cocktails like Gayuma ng Paraiso, Anting Anting ni Malvar, and Agimat ng Sawi – to name a few.
0960 388 2024 | [email protected]
Facebook: Agimat at Ugat Foraging Bar and Kitchen
2. Alamat Filipino Cuisine
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Not to confuse or misread it with “Agimat” – Alamat is another Filipino-style pub! There you can find a balcony part where you can go walwal with your friends! They also have good Filipino-themed cocktails and are best known for their premium local craft beers, ales, IPAs, stouts, and lagers.
0917 306 2024 | [email protected]
Facebook: Alamat Filipino Cuisine
3. Firefly Roofdeck – City Garden Grand Hotel
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Looking for an Instagrammable place? Firefly Roofdeck is located on the 32nd floor of the City Garden Grand Hotel! Not only it looks good on your Instagram feed or stories – but it also offers a breathtaking rooftop view of Makati City. Plus, they have the best Mojitos and Daiquiris!
02 8888 8181 / 0917 111 1911 (City Garden Grand Hotel) | [email protected]
Facebook: Firefly Roofdeck
Website: Firefly Roofdeck Restaurant
4. The Spirits Library
Photo: The Spirits Library
Love collecting books, alcohol (bottles), and other bar stuff? You came to the right place! The pub offers music and performances of different genres – blues, jazz, disco, and more!
CONTACT INFO:0917 160 1162 | [email protected]Facebook: The Spirits LibraryInstagram: @thespiritslibraryWebsite: thespiritslibrary.com
5. The ODD Seoul
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Hidden behind Gaja Korean Kitchen, the low-key bar is best known for soju, soju cocktails, and Korean bar chow!
0906 493 0799
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At this unique Japanese bar, you can enjoy premium quality cocktails and live music from DJs in addition to the meticulously curated modern Japanese cuisine.
0917 318 1385
RSVP Link: Kampai RSVPify
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On a Fil-Mex vibe? Almacen is often home to a lively crowd, especially on Friday nights. They offer a wide variety of alcohol, cocktails, and Mexican favorite bar chows!
0977 119 1021 | [email protected]
With all these options – this is now a sign to book a table with your friends!
You deserve it, cheers!!