Tourists and local residents shop, dine, and party in Greenhills, San Juan, because of the very affordable prices its shopping centers, restaurants, bars, clubs, and convenience stores offer to consumers.
To familiarize yourself with Greenhills, we’ve listed out the most popular destinations in this neighborhood that you may want to pay a visit.
Greenhills Shopping Center is Greenhills’ most popular bargain hub for clothes, gadgets, jewelries, and antiques, among others. In fact, most of the goods here are 20 to 50 percent cheaper than what the sales staff say; so make sure to do well in the haggling.
If you shop and hang out a lot here, you surely won’t get bored because new stalls are added and decorations in the malls are altered each month.
Other malls in the neighborhood include V-Mall, which specializes in electronic devices; Promenade Mall; Shoppesville Mall, which sells toy collectibles; and Theatre Mall, which has an Apple store.
Food Tasting Hotspots
When people say, “Greenhills has it all,” it’s true. Aside from those shopping centers, you can find everything you need here.
There’s a wide array of restaurants along Wilson Street. You can choose from Mediterranean, Western, and Asian foods to satisfy your palate. Around the area, there are also pizza and sandwich places; ramen and barbecue joints; ice cream and bakery shops; and tea shops and vegetarian cafes.
Party Places and Activity Areas
Nightlife in Greenhills is fabulous. Although the bars and clubs in the neighborhood are not as upscale as the other nightspots in the metro, you can still have your piece of bliss here. For PhP36, you can grab a bottle of beer; for PhP230, a bucket. That’s why many locals stick to the bars here; everything is affordable.
During daytime, besides the malls, you may want to just relax and have some peace of mind—or probably get a chance at or rekindle romance. Go visit San Juan Mini Park, which is a nice place to rest alone or spend some quality time with your loved one.
If you love sports, you can watch different games at Fil-Oil Flying V Arena, the most popular basketball court and sports venue in the neighborhood.
For animal lovers, you don’t have to worry about your sick pets because Greenhills has lots of veterinary clinics, which treat animals the traditional way and don’t sell expensive pet products.
Finally, if you love the arts, visit this art gallery near Greenhills called Ronac Art Centre.
Living in this Neighborhood
Living in the metro can be a little too costly, but if you were to live near Greenhills, you could do all your shopping without spending too much. Plus there’s a wide selection of beautiful but affordable condos in the area.