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Things to do in Makati

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“International brands, world class cinema, & where SMX Convention Center is located”
  • 110 locals recommend
Cafe
“You will find here a cluster of cafes, restaurants, shops, park and everything else you need for shopping and eating. They usually have a weekend market in High street where you can sample filipino delicasies, fashion and art.”
  • 111 locals recommend
Science Museum
“The Mind Museum is a science museum in Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines. It is located on a 1.2 hectares lot in the J. Y. Campos Park in Bonifacio Global City, a business district of the city.”
  • 105 locals recommend
Park
“It’s a place to be for relaxed dining options, as well as green open spaces to enjoy jogging, brist walking, picnic with family and catching up with friends.”
  • 93 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Location is very close. Supermarket at the basement level. Retail shops, coffee shops and restaurants. Cinema on the 4th floor. ”
  • 97 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Bonifacio Global City is a commercial hub known for glitzy shopping areas like Bonifacio High Street, filled with big-name brands and flagship stores. Upscale global restaurants mix with cocktail bars, hip cafes, and mainstream nightclubs”
  • 99 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“The ultimate Makati shopping destination. You will surely enjoy not only the shops, but also the restaurants, bars, cinemas and amusement centers. Ayala Center, Ayala Avenue corner Pasay Road, Makati Avenue and EDSA, Makati”
  • 61 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Greenbelt Mall is a nice place to shop and eat. There’s a church, lot of shops from luxury brands to the usual brands, electronic goods, cinemas, money changer, beauty salon, and a lot of restaurants and fast food options. A very clean, relaxing place.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“A mall with a large Metro department store, plenty of other stores of all sorts, a food court, other restaurants, a cinema, laser game, several sets of market stalls including a gift market and clothes market, outside are more restaurants, rows of Filipino food stalls selling delicacies from different islands, flower stalls, and there’s plenty more.”
  • 57 locals recommend
History Museum
“Located in Ayala Center adjacent to Greenbelt mall and is run privately by the Ayala Foundation. This six-storey edifice houses ethnographic and archaeological exhibits on Filipino culture, art, and history”
  • 55 locals recommend
Night Club
“best place for those people who wants to experience best nightlife a bit pricey but the experience is awesome if you want to meet pretty and wealthy girls this is a place for you be it foreigners or filipina”
  • 44 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“What is truly unique about this mall is that each section (Greenbelt 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5) has its own style of architecture and features. You'll find a lot of the must-try restaurants here and also a great place to visit for some retail therapy.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Uptown mall is also another place to check out while staying at “The Florence Tower”. Grab app is a must to have while visiting, its a cash basis when you book to your destination and very safe .”
  • 28 locals recommend
Science Museum
“The Mind Museum is a well-anticipated, world class Science museum in the Philippines. Log on to know more about the amazing science galleries and exhibits.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Plaza
“That big roundabout that doubles as a local park is a common meeting point for local four legged friends. See the variety of local pooches (for dog lovers) as they stroll with their human-carers :)”
  • 43 locals recommend
Flea Market
“Artisanal produce & fresh meat & vegetables are on offer at this vibrant community market. Located at Jaime C. Velasquez Park, Salcedo Village, Makati”
  • 52 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Japanese Restaurant
“It is a small compound in the bustling Makati, where Filipinos can get a taste of authentic Japanese food without having to leave the country. There are 13 restaurants offering delicious servings of Japanese food that are close to the real thing. Each has an extensive menu and their own specialty”
  • 41 locals recommend
Other Nightlife
“Totally a different nightlife setting! A tropical vibe poolclub which offers booze and feel-good music until 3am. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Café
“They have good food for any time of the day, from brunch to dinner and dessert. Their coffee is good too. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Café
“A small French/American cafe and bakery that specialized in all-day breakfast and lunch.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Same street as Greenbelt Excelsior, this is a great spot for food and to grab some drinks!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A bar located in the 71st floor of Gramercy. Walking distance from the unit.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
“Another masterpiece by Ton Gonzales, Tipsy Pig Gastropub is not only a go-to bar to get drinks with your friends, but it’s also a one-of-a-kind restaurant that offers a delectable gastronomic experience to your taste buds! ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Buffet
“If you really are hungry and you want to go out with your friends who have different taste palettes you have to go here. One the best buffets I've ever been.”
  • 14 locals recommend

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