10 Certified Tito Bars in Poblacion
One step into Poblacion, the
So without further ado, here are 10 certified bars in Poblacion for the tired tito.
The pirate ship concept mixed with a brilliant selection of rum makes Buccaneers a fun experience for titos looking to relive their childhood dreams—only with alcohol. Jack Sparrow approves.
5668 Don Pedro Street
2| Pedro Tap House
This bar’s idea of fun is right up our alley. Aside from good beer and music that’s not blaring from the speakers, Pedro Tap House has a set of events throughout the week like open mic Sala Sessions,
5910 Matilde Street
The sophisticated interiors of YOI Sake Bar are enough to make anyone stay. But it’s their carefully curated selection of Japanese alcohol, from light beer to hardcore drinks, that’ll make you want to bring your friends and drink the night away together.
5579 Alfonso St. Corner Fermina Street
The eclectic, mysterious vibes of Agimat are a magnetic force for the curious drinker. The bar’s wild concoctions are perfect for the adventurous tito, but the bar itself is a refuge from the streets of Poblacion.
2F, 5972 Alfonso co. Fermina Street
5| The Workshop
Part retail store and design studio, The Workshop moonlights as a bar and music venue on Friday nights when its doors open to some of the coolest underground bands in the city. A must-try drink: gin
5856 Alfonso Street
6| LOBO Filipino Tavern
LOBO’s ambiance will remind you of your typical neighborhood drinking hole, but in the best way possible. It’s a comfortable spot for those looking for a down-to-earth experience, partnered with some pretty damn good Filipino cuisine.
4898 Durban Street
7| Kermit Manila
Kermit’s stunning interiors have a way of making everything taste and feel better. It’s a cozy den that serves some of the best pizza in the city to accompany your beer.
4636 Molina Street
8| Joe’s Brew
Joe’s Brew is the definition of a man cave. Its intimate quarters are intentional and
5834 Matilde Street
9| Run Rabbit Run
This is on everyone’s Poblacion bucket list, and with good reason. Behind its bright red door are one of the best bars and some of the best mixologists in the city.
4991 P. Guanzon Street
10| Handlebar Bar and Grill
We’ve reached the end of our list, and it wouldn’t be complete without mentioning the bar that should get the tito bar award of the year: Handlebar Bar and Grill. The bar hosts screenings of some of the biggest sports events when it’s not blaring tunes from the early 2000s from its speakers. It’s the peak tito bar of Poblacion, and proud.
31 Polaris Street