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Cafe Havana

$$ - $$$
Latin, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Cuban
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G/F Greenbelt 3 | Ayala Center, Makati, Luzon, Philippines
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Doble cara pizza is recommended. And also mangojito! Nice ambience with best live band. Service abit slow.

Thank Emily T
Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was pumping with live music and dancing until 3am, great vibe for any age etc. Drinks quite reasonably priced to.

Thank pepper_henrys
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The area seems to be the centre of the local Saturday night activity. This visit coincided with the start of Flavours of The Philipines and for which 21 chefs cooked a giant piella for 1000 people just to the front of the restaurant. Great place to sit, enjoy a few cocktails and let the world go by.

Thank Escape-overseas
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fun and busy bar in the middle of Greenbelt. Gets packed out as the sun goes down with a live band playing inside. Good mojitos and other drinks too. Just be careful about attracting the woman with dubious moral standards if sat outside on your own but a shake of the head is normally enough to send them, if... More 

Thank Derek A
Jomtien Beach, Thailand
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Early evening service was terrible, took 10 minutes to get drink. Staff totally uninterested in looking around to see if anyone needs serving. Since the service charge is mandatory this is out of order. Most tables had previous patrons glasses sitting there awating collection. No cleaning of the table, just the chairs re-arranged. Food quality has dropped significantly since last... More 

Thank BestFarang
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greenbelt is quite a nice area and cafe Havana is well situated within it. The service is ok and the cocktails are very mediocre. The band and style of music tends to be fitting and creates quite a good atmosphere. However this place is clearly used by prostitutes as a pickup. It's not too in your face but the place... More 

Thank GSW1983
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During my visit in Manila spend two nights with dear friends at Cafe Havana at Greenbelt The atmosphere with great Latino Music is the best night out you can have in Manila The band Banda Latino with their beautiful singer Mai Castro created the best party I had for long time When in Makati a place you must visit ,... More 

Thank Nedusch
Makati, Philippines
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367 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hangout type of bar resto food is good beer is cold and the music later is latino style and it has a great dance atmosphere

Thank karl m
Irvine, California
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place good food. Nice music to dance too. Lots of beautiful philipinas to dance and talk too. Been coming here for years. Nice area in the green belt. Safe and secure. Malls all around to shop at. Recommend highly

Thank terry606
Metro Manila, Philippines
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88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

AVERAGE at best for Burgos st.It's basically a pick up joint for ladies of the night.The service lacks in many area's as does the food.Plenty of other better options nearby.Live bands can be very good at times,so it has its good points,but the service needs an upgrade.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Latin, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Cuban
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: G/F Greenbelt 3 | Ayala Center, Makati, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Makati
  • Phone Number: 6327574370

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?