Ortigas dwellers don’t have to go all the way to Quezon City or Taguig to have a fun night out with friends and co-workers. Kapitolyo has always been a hub of unique restaurants and bars that are sometimes best enjoyed in the evenings. Here are just a few places you could go to where your weekender hohols will never get cut short.
8. The Black Boar
(+63) 917-405-0700 | Facebook, Instagram
Open Sunday to Thursday from 6AM to 1AM, Friday to Saturday from 6AM to 3AM
Budget for two – P1000
If there’s one thing this restopub is known for, it’s their Signature Chocolate Beer that mixes two guilty pleasures into one refreshing drink. But during the day when it’s too early to get buzzed, they serve all-day breakfast meals and delicious desserts. Don’t forget to try out the House Cheeseburger and the Beer Battered Balut! The place is cozy but rather small, so you better grab a seat as early as you can.
7. RM 16
(02) 535-9212 | Instagram
Open every day from 4PM to 2AM
Budget for two – P500
Hidden by the parking space of Tittos Latin BBQ & Brew is a speakeasy bar camouflaged as a vintage Coca-Cola vending machine. The door is password operated so you’ll need to find out the code beforehand. They serve really great food and cocktails; you can even let the bartender craft a drink for you to match your mood! Plus, it usually houses a sophisticated crowd. You’ll definitely enjoy the posh walwalan night with your friends here.
6. Cow & Chicken
(+63) 917-862-4106 | Facebook, Instagram
Open Monday to Thursday from 10AM to 1AM, Friday to Sunday from 10AM to 3AM
Budget for two – P850
No, it isn’t inspired by the cartoon from your childhood. This cozy place serves delicious comfort food that you can eat anytime during the day. Their dishes are so unique that you’d be scared to try them at first but will be glad you did. You won’t go wrong with the Dark Champorado and Crispy Kapak, Spam Fries, and Espresso Wings. Oh, and give their one-of-a-kind lattes a try too to keep you up ‘til the ungodly hours of the morning.
(02) 718-0339 | Facebook
Open every day from 11AM to 1AM
Budget for two – P750
For those seeking a budget-friendly late night hangout spot, you can find refuge at Qubiertos. They serve simple trademark Filipino dishes like Binagoongang Bagnet and Seafood Kare-Kare so barkada hohols are made more fun and chill.
4. St. Patrick’s
(02) 246-9069 ext:280 | Facebook, Instagram
Open Monday to Thursday from 4PM to 2AM, Friday to Saturday from 4AM to 3AM, Sunday from 4AM to 1AM
Budget for two – P900
St. Patrick’s is just your friendly neighborhood pub, and it’s one you’ll keep coming back to every time with friends. Choose your poison—local beer, house wine, or cocktails—and pair them up with delicious wings, Salted Egg Crackling, and Garlic Mushrooms among so much more in their menu!
3. Skinita Street Foodz
(+63) 9177924862, (02) 738-5230 | Facebook, Instagram
Open every day from 6:30PM to 3AM
Budget for two – P450
Street food made classy? Why not! You and your barkada can easily have a fun night out over simple meals and the usual drinks. You’d love their homemade version of isaw, Longgagaga or Kimchinita Fried Rice, and all your childhood street merienda favorites!
2. Yuan Asian Bistro
(02) 650-3091 | Facebook
Open every day from 11AM to 2PM, 5PM to 1AM
Budget for two – P1200
A newly-opened Asian fusion restaurant, Yuan Asian Bistro offers a unique dining experience that’s perfect for date nights or late-night dinners with friends or officemates. You can enjoy interesting meals like the DIY Sushi (culinary arts and crafts!), Katsumaling Fries, and Laksa Tantanmen, as well as their wide range of drinks and cocktails like their signature Matcha Dream.
1. Charlie’s Grind and Grill
(02) 246-9069 ext:236 | Facebook, Instagram
Open every day from 10AM to 1AM
Budget for two – Php1100
No time is ever too late for burgers. Charlie’s Grind and Grill has a laidback vibe that’s great for chill weekend night engagements. Try their Dirty Fries, Foie Gras Burger, and Reversed Buffalo Wings—definitely strange sounding dishes that will surprise you with their flavor. With great food and great company, you’ll never want to leave this hangout spot!
What is your go-to late night spot around Kapitolyo? Share them with us below!
This article originally appeared on Booky.