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8 Baguio Nightlife Spots To Hangout With Friends The Next Time You Visit The Chilly City

Baguio nightlife spots

Beyond its unique culture, art sites, and food spots, Baguio City boasts a vibrant nightlife. As a college town, tourist destination, and business hub, the city offers numerous spots to unwind and enjoy after dark, besides the famous night market.

If you’re looking to stay warm in the chilly city with a few drinks, here are 8 Baguio nightlife spots to explore, including bars, pubs, and clubs.

1. Hardin – garden-themed rooftop bar

Baguio nightlife spots - Hardin
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True to its name, Hardin offers garden vibes and a rooftop bar experience, allowing you to enjoy the chilly Baguio air.

The bar is perfect for a laid-back hangout, offering live acoustic music and even accommodating song requests so you can vibe to your favorite hits like you would if you were drinking in your own space.

Image credit: Janelle Marie via Google Maps

Located at The Camp, an establishment that houses some of the most popular nightlife spots in the city, it’s an ideal destination for a convenient bar-hopping trip with friends.

But since the bar has a sizeable outdoor space, it might be best to explore other drinking spots on a rainy night.

Address: 30 Leonard Wood Road, The Camp Building, Cabinet Hill-Teacher’s Camp, Baguio City, Benguet
Opening hours:
7pm-2am, Daily
0906 262 2267| Facebook

2. Fela Kaffe – gender-inclusive nightlife spot

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Image credit: Fela Kaffe via Facebook

Partying feels the best when you are unafraid to express yourself. For the girls, gays, and theys, Fela Kaffe is a gender-inclusive Baguio nightlife spot that even hosts drag performances.

They give you a fun experience without hurting your pockets, with promos that give you a bang for your buck. This includes P199 (~USD3.54) ladies’ night events with unlimited cocktails. And yes, ALL ladies are welcome.

Fela Kaffe
Image credit: Fela Kaffe Bar & Resto via Google Maps

Since it’s a resto-bar, they offer an array of food options, including baked seafood and pulpog, another version of kilawin which uses grilled pork.

There are also 2 billiards tables in their outdoor space so you can challenge friends to a game on nights when the bar has no drag shows.

Address: 532 Magsaysay Avenue, Barangay Happy Homes, Baguio City, Benguet
Opening hours:
Tue-Sun 4pm-1am (Closed on Mondays)
0908 717 0809 | Facebook

3. Basmnt – luxurious bar that’s only open on weekends

Baguio nightlife spots - Basmnt
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Partying at Basmnt is something you wouldn’t get to experience very often, as this Baguio nightlife spot is only open on Fridays and Saturdays. However, you can guarantee a fun night out, especially on Saturday evenings when the pub brings in DJs to turn up the heat.

Basmnt 1
Image credit: Basmnt via Facebook

Don’t miss out on great deals on drinks during Happy Hour from 5pm to 8pm. Make the most of their buy 1, take 1 promo on all beers and cocktails.

On top of these, Basmnt boasts modern interiors, creating a luxurious ambiance for your hangouts.

Address: RITZ Hotel, 33 Legarda Road, Barangay Burnham-Legarda, Baguio City, Benguet
Opening hours:
Fri-Sat 5pm-2am(Closed from Sundays to Thursdays)

4. Alberto’s Bar – party with locals and vibe to Cordilleran music

Baguio nightlife spots - Alberto's Bar 3
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If you want to immerse in the local culture, Alberto’s Bar is where Baguio locals hang out.

The bar offers live music varying from Baguio’s well-loved American country songs to Cordilleran music. You might want to put your dancing pants on before you go so you can follow the locals’ dance steps to the songs.

Alberto's Bar
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In case you need more entertainment, you can also play a couple of games on one of the bar’s billiards tables.

You can easily find this OG Baguio nightlife spot as it sits just a stone’s throw away from the front of Burnham Park.

Address: Carino Street, Baguio City, Benguet
Opening hours:
5pm-2am, Daily
(074) 443 3467 | Facebook

5. Lockdown – wide variety of food from different concessionaires

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Image credit: Lockdown Bar via Google Maps

For a variety of food options, head to Lockdown, an indoor-outdoor bar located at the foodpark Cholo’s Gastropub.

Image credit: Lockdown Bar via Google Maps

This trendy hangout spot has a centralized menu so you can satisfy your every craving with good from different concessionaires, may it be sisig (chopped pork face with onions and chilies) or tacos.

Plus, you can munch on your favorite noms while enjoying live music by a DJ or an acoustic band.

Address: Cholo’s Gastropub, 2 M.H. Del Pilar Street, Baguio City, Benguet
Opening hours:
3pm-2am, Daily
0977 735 8510 |Facebook

6. Baguio Craft Brewery – locally made craft beer

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Baguio Craft Brewery is a nightlife spot you shouldn’t miss when in Baguio City. It offers unique craft beers from the tap, including Lagud, a fruity, sweet, and slightly sour beer made with local strawberries.

They also offer a variety of bar food, including isaw (grilled chicken intestines) for an authentic Filipino inuman experience.

Baguio Craft Brewery
Image credit: Baguio Craft Brewery via Facebook

Baguio Craft Brewery’s ambiance is also immaculate, an indoor, rustic space with plants hanging from the ceiling and huge windows where you can admire the fog. If you’re lucky, you might even be treated to live acoustic music.

If you fall in love at first sip of their beers, the homegrown pub also sells canned versions so you get them as pasalubong or for a nightcap at home.

Address: 4 Ben Palispis Highway, KM 4, Baguio City, Benguet
Opening hours:
3pm-2am, Daily
0962 052 7750 | Facebook

7. L.O.L. Comedy Bar & Grill – drinking spot for a good laugh

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If you need a drink and a good laugh, leave it to the performers at L.O.L. Comedy Bar & Grill to end your day on a cheerful note.

They hold gag shows every night so you don’t have to wait until the weekend to relieve your stress. While the place is quaint, it has a lot of character, thanks to its distinctive butt-shaped chairs.

To enjoy the comedic delights at the bar, entry is priced at P100 (~USD1.78) per person.

Address: #363 Legarda Road, Baguio City, Benguet 
Opening hours:
7pm-2am, Daily
0936 436 0624 | Facebook

8. The Ampersand – go-to clubbing spot for young adults

The Ampersand
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If you’re in the mood for a night of dancing, head to The Ampersand which is also situated within Baguio’s nightlife hub, The Camp. Their DJs are guaranteed to energize the crowd with a steady stream of vibrant dance tunes.

Since mostly visited by college-age young adults and young professionals, expect bustling crowds, especially during weekends.

Baguio nightlife spots - The Ampersand
Image credit: @djcailmusic via Instagram

Those who want a VIP experience can also secure a table for P3,000 (~USD53.33), which includes Bacardi rum, beer, and pulutan to complete the night.

Address: 30 Leonard Wood Road, The Camp Building, Cabinet Hill-Teacher’s Camp, Baguio City, Benguet
Opening hours:
Tue-Sat 9am-2pm (Closed on Sundays & Mondays)
0917 532 0396 | Facebook

Places to enjoy Baguio’s nightlife

Explore Baguio’s nightscape beyond shopping and eating at the night market. Whether it’s dancing, laughter, or a chill drinking sesh, these nightlife options above have you covered.

Even if you’re on a budget, you can still make your trip fun and memorable with these things to do in Baguio under P100. For places to eat in the chilly city, check out these casual and fine dining restaurants in Baguio.

Cover image adapted from: @djcailmusic via Instagram, Lockdown Bar via Google Maps, liberty bell Fernando via Google Maps, SherryG via Google Maps