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Alchemy Bistro Bar, Manila

4893 Durban Street | Barangay Poblacion, Makati, Luzon 1002, Philippines
+63 2 621 6237
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
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“pate” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (12 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Italian, French, Mediterranean, Bar, Wine Bar, European
££ - £££
4893 Durban Street | Barangay Poblacion, Makati, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went upstairs with my friends Friday night. Was really cool ambience, drinks and great friendly service. Will go back to try the food next time.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time I visited Alchemy was still starting and was pretty okay the first time I went, But a friend recommended it and I decided to try it again. Much to my surprise, service was so much better, amount of food you get is bigger...More

Thank Bea M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While waiting at Alchemy to meet someone I took this picture of a rat eating from a stainless steel bowl which contained flour in the pizza preparation area next to their oven located in the open area.More

1  Thank David K
Alchemy B, Owner at Alchemy Bistro Bar, Manila, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Our sincerest apologies for the horrifying experience, please know we take these matter with grave seriousness. Unfortunately , our Pizza Patio is outdoor and being such we are prone to rodent issues , as you may very well be aware by now , pests/rodents is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down this place rocks!!! Premium quality good food and awesome bar. Gigs every night! We have regular monthly lunches in this place. The owner is super cool and we just adore the ambiance

Thank Rome E
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

On our short visit to Manila we spent several entertaining evenings at Alchemy. The Bistro is conveniently located in the heart of the Makati nightlife area. Situated in a relatively quiet side street it boasts excellent cuisine and live music as well as Salsa lessons...More

Thank 379brucea
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Several visits to Alchemy, and although service is very slow when its busy, the food is excellent and good value for money. The downstairs is a little cramped and could do with less tables, but overall staff are friendly, and you can be assured of...More

Thank MrColin2012
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

The Miss and I stopped in for afternoon snacks and beer and we liked the place. Nice, comfortable chairs and a good menu with decent service. We had a few appetizers and a beer and left with a good experience. It's a good choice from...More

Thank jlukemorgan
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I organized a private party on the ground floor at Alchemy and the experience was very positive. Initial communication was good and the food and drinks selection was varied and good value. On the night I worked with a professional and polite team from Alchemy...More

Thank ShamusSean
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Nice interior design and a great place for drinks but that's about it.I ordered the coq au vin(chicken)which consisted of 3 drum sticks ,smallest i've ever seen in my life,on a bed of slop mashed sweet potato which i refused to eat...disgusting !!!..and a mango...More

Thank fletch531
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here on the last night of our holiday in Manila. Amazing food! The steak was lovely and tender, and the starter (the spinach dip & salmon skewers) were also delicious! Shame we only found this on the last night as would have ate here...More

Thank MeganC1206
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26 October 2016|
Response from Anton A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Imeerey. Trying going to Alchemy. They have all types of Latin dnace nights, Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, French, Mediterranean, Bar, Wine Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 01:59
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4893 Durban Street | Barangay Poblacion, Makati, Luzon 1002, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Makati
  • Phone Number: +63 2 621 6237
  • E-mail
Bar and Restaurant offering traditional French Dishes , Wood-Fire Pizzas and Bar Food till after midnight, cuisines from the mediterranean , Live music on the main Dining Floor , listen to a DJ spin at the chill out Terrace Bar . Great venue for Corporate events , Private parties .
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