Top Bars with Live Bands in Makati
Located within the popular mall in Makati City is probably one the best places to chill out in Manila. Cafe Havana offers live band music which performs Manila Bossa or South American Samba music. This cafe is an exemplary place to be during Friday evenings if you are in the mood for some real Manila relaxation and fun.
Address: G/F Greenbelt 3, Ayala Center, Makati City.
Welcomes worry free castaways of all kinds, Hard Rock Cafe loves to serve all with their cool drinks that will re-energize you from the city's tropical heat and with their fantastic assortment of menu items that taste great before you set out on an island-hopping adventure. Hard Rock Cafe's world-renowned collection of rock memorabilia has enough guitars, gold discs and even few shoes that will make music devotee in you re-marco-bly satisfied.
Address: Levels 3 & 4 Glorietta III, Ayala Center, Makati City.
Best known for its manager's words: "Steaks, bikes, and rock and roll" Soon, word spread and Handle Bar gained its popularity especially when it introduced live rock and roll shows into the scene. The bar's vibe, cool, outdoor grill with rugged and very manful interiors appeal to the bar's biker regulars. Their live music is mostly joint by very talented bands who play classic rock & roll.
Address: 31 Polaris Street, Bel-Air, Makati City.
Though initially known for serving a broad and tasty variety of the drink it was named after, Martinis is the city’s newest hotspot for drinks. They also acquired a reputation for featuring world-class talented jazz shows and amplified their musical menu by featuring DJs who specialize in everything from 80s music it is also become the place to go because of its elegant Art Deco setting. The bar also provides classic Mojitos and Margaritas all mixed with flair along with sets of scrumptious bar snacks and various selection of premium cigars.
Address: Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Makati Avenue corner Paseo De Roxas, Makati City.
Originally situated in Malate, all white walls higlighted by paintings and photographies due to its art gallery view Penguin Cafe was established in the early 80s and was located at the corner of San Andres and Adriatico Streets. While known for showcasing different musical acts many well-known artists, musicians, stage actors, and writers call it a second home because of aside from world music and jazz and they also have poetry readings, film showings and one-act plays.
Address: 9815 Kamagong Street, San Antonio Village, Makati City.
It was always about the music that is the main objective of Saguijo provide great venue for the music lovers. It is a safe place where emphasis is placed on ideas and passion. They are proud to have its very own gallery for the visual arts. Saguijo boost the confidence of musicians to experiment with the entire spectrum of sound. Another important feature is the bar's support for indie acts to have the passion for creation and composition.
Address: 7612 Guijo Street, San Antonio Village, Makati City.
Located in the middle of a place known as The Collective, B-Side is popular for its live acts and ranging band music from rock to reggae to electronica to house. With a cool, easygoing yet unmistakable party experience reminiscent of 90s establishments B-Side also brought in some international DJs for people's dancing desires.
Address: 7274 Malugay Street, San Antonio Village, Makati City.