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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
“Commercial area at the ground floor of Jazz Residences, where you can find shops like SM Hypermarket (groceries), Watson, Ace Hardware Store, Starbucks, Coffee Bean, Ya Kun Kaya Toast, Ryu Ramen and Curry, Mey Lin Bistro, New York Slice Pizza, Wendy's, Azta Urban Salon (hair/nails), Regent Spa (massage), AquaBest (drinking water), BDO ATMs and Branch, Vikings Luxury Buffet Restaurant, Potato Corner, Turks Pita & Kebab, Savoury Restaurant, Tous les Jours Bakery, After All Bar & Grill ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“One of the earliest landmarks in the area which was developed by Ayala Land. Market! Market! also caters the needs of shoppers of all classes. The place also has its own transport terminal, which serves as a hub for jeepneys, buses and FX cabs with routes leading to their respective destinations around Metro Manila.”
  • 14 locals recommend
“While this is just a small market compared to bigger farmers market in the world, in Makati its a pretty good choice since you can shop for locally made products , mostly organic and definitely hand made. There is so much food option here as well with all the different stalls with various cuisines. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Greenbelt is not just a mall, it is a peaceful place where in people can shop, dine, coffee, relax, and many more. Discover it and you will be amazed somehow.”
  • 48 locals recommend
“Tucked behind a convenience store in the RCBC Building, Bank Bar is just the place for people who want to sit back and relax. Their elegant interiors and noteworthy bar chow makes for an ideal place to hang out with friends. If you go early, you can catch their Happily Hour After deal for unlimited cocktails, beer, and even non-alcoholic choices.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Just right across the building is this incredible stretch that’s full of famous bars and restaurants among many others.”
  • 13 locals recommend
“Same street as Greenbelt Excelsior, this is a great spot for food and to grab some drinks!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“One of the biggest Ayala Mall that features several retail shops, restaurants, bar & cinema.”
  • 40 locals recommend
“Some great bars and restaurants - try Blackwood for drinks and casual dining. Fridays and Saturdays usually have outdoor entertainment and food stalls.”
  • 29 locals recommend
“An area with many different bars and restaurants for people who are looking for a more laid back night out.”
  • 33 locals recommend
“Poblacion, Makati has become a trendy night out kind of destination. Much of the area has been taken over by spots now frequented by college students, creatives, and in-the-know travelers. Be surprised by the expansive list of establishments offering different cuisines.”
  • 26 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
“A bar located in the 71st floor of Gramercy. Walking distance from the unit.”
  • 24 locals recommend
“Lush garden architecture surrounded by many shops and restaurants with ponds, church and relaxing atmosphere. Ayala Center, Makati Avenue, Makati ”
  • 23 locals recommend
“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
“Locavore serves locally grown and produced Filipino dishes with a French touch from Chef Mikel Zaguirre. Their sugpo con mayesa is one of their must-tries along with their sizzling sinigang, and lechon and oyster sisig.”
  • 12 locals recommend
“The red light district in Makati. Look for the neon signs to find or avoid.”
  • 27 locals recommend