Gentlemen, today is all about taking care of yourself in time for your special day! People often believe that for the grooms, preparations are low maintenance and no fuss, but there’s actually more to their grooming preparations than you think. When we talk about grooming, we mean cut, shave, and total rejuvenation! We’ve rounded up a few places you can pay a visit to for the total grooming experience, so you can look extra dapper and striking on your wedding day.
Putting a modern twist on classic cuts, The Elephant’s Nook Barbershop is known for their stylish haircuts at an affordable price. They prioritize making their customers and clients look as dapper as they can be for any occasion.
Address: 8101 Pearl Plaza, 8101 Pearl Dr., San Antonio, Pasig, Metro Manila
Contact: (0977) 441-0759
When it comes to the essentials of a traditional barbering experience, they’ve got you covered. The Village Barber and Supply Shop prides itself on its strong sense of tradition and familiarity that is translated into their relaxing grooming services.
Address: Forbes Town Center, 8 Forbestown Road, Taguig, Metro Manila
Contact: (0906) 451-4554
Owned by one of the nation’s biggest heartthrobs Jericho Rosales, Talas Manileno is a unique take on your modern day grooming place. Their services range from haircuts, shaving, and massages.
Address: 38 General Romulo Ave., Cubao, Quezon City / 1252 Epifanio Delos Santos Ave., Balintawak
Contact: (0917) 503-1842 / (0998) 594-3723
A barbershop and haberdashery in one, Felipe & Sons has been offering rejuvenating grooming packages to young gentlemen who want to exude style.
Address: Mezzanine A, LPL Mansions San Agustin St., Salcedo, Salcedo Village, Makati, 1227 Metro Manila
Contact: (02) 728-2431
Founded by the folks behind Felipe & Sons, Thirsty Barber is your friendly neighborhood barbershop and a speakeasy bar! A great place to get your haircut, and to have a drink right after.
Address: G/F Promenade Building, Wilson St., cor P. Guevarra St., Addition Hills, San Juan, Metro Manila, San Juan del Monte
Contact: (0995) 457-2594
6. Dapper Club
With grooming services not common in barbershops elsewhere, Dapper Club is a mafia-themed barbershop that has a menu inclusive of eyebrow threading and other nail services.
Address: 3/F Century City Mall, Kalayaan Ave. cor, Salamanca St., Brgy. Poblacion, 1210, Makati, Metro Manila
Contact: (0917) 470-5920
7. Kapwa Studio
Derived from the Filipino word for togetherness, Kapwa Studio offers cuts, color, shaves, and fades. Plus, they have community events that encourage people to collaborate!
Address: 5059A P. Burgos, Poblacion, Makati, 1210 Metro Manila
Contact: (02) 805-7947
Inspired by travels from New York to Manila, The Union Station Barber Shop has singeing as one of their signature services. This means that they remove hair by passing it over a flame or a fire. Sounds like quite the experience for adventurous grooms!
Address: The Link, North Dr. cor. Makati Ave, Makati, 1224 Metro Manila
Contact: (02) 856-1712
9. John Barbers
The internationally trained barbers behind John Barbers have been doing hair grooming, beard grooming, and styling since 2014. If you’re up for a high-class grooming experience, you might want to pay them a visit!
Address: Somerset Millenium, 104 Aguirre, Legazpi Village, Makati, 1229 Metro Manila
Contact: (02) 887-5646