The Battle is On: Places Inside Manila Where You Can Indulge in Trivia Nights
by Anne Marielle Eugenio, April 10, 2019 1:40pm
Art by Ahl Mirambel
Don't you love the air of competitiveness whenever you and your friends quiz about topics on pop culture, science, and history? Nothing compares to the satisfaction when you beat everyone in the group. If you think you are a “master” in General Knowledge, maybe it’s time to put your brain to a bigger battlefield.
These places around Metro Manila hold trivia nights where you can test your wits. And it's more fun if you'll bring friends with you!
UG/F C2 Bonifacio High Street Central, 7th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City
Every last Wednesday of the month
Upper Quiz Side trivia nights are back at Borough! Enjoy your night with a little competition on the side every last Wednesday of the month. While you’re at Borough, you might want to try their grilled cheese and tomato soup or their all-time favorite milk and cookies. Bask in the resto’s New York vibe while enjoying your meal with a little wracking of brains.
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2nd Floor, Forbes Tower, Valero St., Salcedo Village, Makati City
You and your friends are sure to find something in common at the Common Table—the desire to win a trivia night. Pair a fun quiz night with the best ice cold beer! Common Table might also interest you in open mic stand-up comedy every Monday.
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The Brewery at the Palace
10th Avenue corner 38th Street, Uptown Parade, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Apart from serving the “freshest beer in the Metro,” The Brewery at The Palace is also dedicated to tweaking your minds. Join Trivia at the Brewery every Thursday Night. Gather your group of up to six members and win special prizes!
The Belle and Dragon
100 Carlos Palanca St., Legazpi Village, Makati City
Every Tuesdayand Thursday
One of the known places for a barkada trivia night, Belle and Dragon, attracts competitive spirits every Tuesday. They also have a music quiz night with free alcohol on Thursday. Winner gets an hour of open bar for free! Better get that brain into shape.
Pedro Tap House
5910 Matilde street, Barangay Poblacion, Makati City
Poblacion won’t be Poblacion without restaurants that hold entertaining and interactive events like quiz nights. Pedro Tap House is one of those go-to places if you want to get the stock knowledge out of your brains. Their latest trivia night earned the winners 1,000 in Pedro Tap House credit and a Pedro Brewcrafters gift pack. They also have Rockeoke every Wednesday if you want a music-filled night.
121 Grill and Restaurant
121 Bar & Grille, 2nd Flr. Allegro Center 2284 Pasong Tamo Ext., Makati City
Every second and fourth Tuesday of the month
It doesn’t matter if it’s a workday tomorrow. Join 121 Grill and Restaurant every second and fourth Tuesday of the month and you might win 1,000php worth of 121 gift certificates. If fate won’t be at your side, at least win one round and receive free shots!
The World’s End - A Pub
PM Apartments, 24 Matalino St., Bgy. Central, Quezon City
The World’s End - A Pub has trivia nights during Saturdays—a perfect way to refresh your mind after a long week at work. The past themes involved dance, music, and even luck. Call in your best and competitive buds and win their quiz. Apart from their trivia nights, they also hold open mic and gig sessions.
Now we know the neat places to visit for a trivia night, it’s time to do your part: refresh your memory, restart your competitive mood, bring your friends with you. Prepare to have fun (or win)!
Know other great pubs or restaurants that hold quiz nights? Let us know!