When the budget’s tight, there’s nothing more fun and rewarding than thrift shipping! Locally known as ukay-ukay, second hand shopping is a whole art in Manila. Wanna know where start?

Thrift Shopping in Manila: The 5 Best Ukay-Ukay Stores!

Makati Cinema Square

Located along Don Chino Roces Avenue, Makati Cinema Square is a bargain’s hunter paradise. You can spend an entire day here, as every floor is full of things to buy, see, and do, enjoying not only  the good prices but also the organization and proper ventilation of the place.

Price Range: Price Range: PHP 100.00 – PHP 450.00

Address: Address: Makati Square, Chino Roces Ave, Legazpi Village, Makati

Anonas Mall

Anonas Mall is one of the best “ukay-ukay” places you can find in Manila, with a wide selection of quality items displayed throughout a 4-story building. What makes this store stand out from the others is that it’s very clean and well organized, saving you from the suffocating feeling you might experience at some ukay-ukay spots.

Price Range: PHP 50.00 – PHP 300.00

Location: Santa Mesa, Manila, Kalakhang Manila

Quiapo Market

Located in the heart of Manila, right behind the frequently visited Quiapo Church, The Quiapo Market Area is the place to go for a top-notch thrift shopping experience. Anything and everything is sold here, and although the prices are usually fair you can still try to bargain with the sellers. Our advice? Try not to spend that extra cash and save some for other fun activities to enjoy in and around the area!

Address: Quezon Blvd, Manila, Metro Manila

Ukay-Ukay, Tagaytay

While enjoying the nice breeze in Tagaytay, you might want to drop by a famous Ukay place there and grab a few things or two. You’ll find a lot of products for an affordable price in a big, open space. No wonder this spot has became viral as one of the best places in Manila to thrift shop for quality items!

Website: https://www.facebook.com/ukay2hubtagaytay/

Price Range: PHP 100.00 – PHP 400.00

Address: Awagi Building, Emilo Aguinaldo Highway, Silang Crossing East, Tagaytay, 4120 Cavite

Bankgal Market

Bangkal, in Makati City, offers unique vintage treasures you can’t find anywhere else. Among the stuff you can spot here are second hand clothes, electronics, movie records, books, toys, and old furniture at a reasonable price.

Address: Evangelista Street, Brgy. Bangkal, Makati City, Metro Manila

Business hours: Monday – Saturday, 7am – 7pm


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