Singapore Bar Guide

Need a place to relax over a good drink after a long day? From bars with an amazing view to those specialising in cocktails and bespoke drinks, there's bound to be something that will suit your fancy from our Singapore Bar Guide!

Popular Bars | Cocktail Bars | Restaurant Bars | Rooftop Bars

Lush bar evoking the districts of Manhattan through cocktails in Regent Singapore

1 Cuscaden Road
Level 2
Regent Singapore
Singapore (249715) Map

Set sail on a journey to 1920s Manhattan. This grand, Great Gatsby style bar is the epitome of old New York glamour, and is currently holding status as one of the top three bars in the world. What goes on here is nothing short of cocktail artistry; showcasing each New York era through a series of creative concoctions.

Spirits Menu

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Ultra-progressive modern gastronomy

38 Tanjong Pagar Road
Singapore (088461) Map

Tippling Club has been named #11 in Asia's 50 Best Bars 2017, voted by the most knowledgeable and travelled members of the bar industry, drinks media and mixology experts from across Asia.

Tasting Menu

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Heady cocktail of fresh seafood and luscious drinks on Bukit Pasoh

18/20 Bukit Pasoh Road
Singapore (089832) Map

Gibson has been named #14 in Asia's 50 Best Bars 2017, voted by the most knowledgeable and travelled members of the bar industry, drinks media and mixology experts from across Asia.

Tough working week? Find sanctuary in this vintage-inspired bar. If the lively atmosphere isn’t enough to tempt you inside, the happy hour sure will. The bar offers here make for the perfect sip and nibble combination: craft beer, wine and freshly-shucked oysters. In the mood for something shaken or stirred? There’s plenty of signature cocktails to keep you occupied.

Happy Hour Drinks Menu

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Raucous New York speakeasy on Amoy Street

112 Amoy Street
Singapore (069932) Map

Employees Only Singapore has been named #17 in Asia's 50 Best Bars 2017, voted by the most knowledgeable and travelled members of the bar industry, drinks media and mixology experts from across Asia.

Speakeasies are always a good idea and this Telok Ayer haunt is no exception. Come 5pm, eager patrons spill out onto the street as they seek to savour the raucous vibes, tasty small plates and stellar selection of house pours. As for cocktails, we love the Bashful Maiden. It’s Hendrick’s gin, elderflower liqueur, pureed melon and lemon juice. Zesty!

Drinks & Dinner Menu

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Classic cocktails with a Singaporean inflection on Club Street

10A Ann Siang Hill
Singapore (069789) Map

Nutmeg & Clove has been named #30 in Asia's 50 Best Bars 2017, voted by the most knowledgeable and travelled members of the bar industry, drinks media and mixology experts from across Asia.

The mixologists at this Club Street bar shine a spotlight on Singaporean flavours and ingredients with their list of cocktails that evoke a hint of nostalgia in every sip. Try their oak barrel-aged Sling that puts a twist on the traditional, and the namesake signature cocktail that contains gula melaka and milo for a sweet and smoky drink.


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Home Delivering Cocktails & Wines Islandwide Daily

320 Orchard Road
Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel
Singapore (238865) Map

The Other Room has been named #35 in Asia's 50 Best Bars 2017, voted by the most knowledgeable and travelled members of the bar industry, drinks media and mixology experts from across Asia.

Looking for the piece de resistance of the Singapore bar scene? Many would point you toward The Other Room. The USP of their cocktail craftmanship is all about the deluxe, vintage spirits. Think Scotch whisky from the 1970s and swinging sixties-worthy Martini Rosso. Our favourite? The White Lady: 49-year-old gin, fresh lemon juice and Cointreau from the 1950s.

Cocktail Menu, Vintage Cocktail Menu, Food Menu

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Singapore's first gin garden bar on Harding Road

39C Harding Road
Singapore (249541) Map

Gin connoisseurs, assemble! Let your imagination run away with you at this colonial garden hideaway that’s long since been praised as one of the island’s best gin bars. Each of the sixteen gin and tonics on the menu is elevated to new heights of flavour thanks to the addition of unique botanicals grown in their very own garden.

Drinks Menu

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Mixing spirits and magic at the National Gallery Singapore

1 St. Andrew’s Road
National Gallery Singapore
Singapore (178957) Map

When cocktail hour comes calling, head here: an ultra-classy bar with stellar views and signature cocktails designed to intrigue the senses. Each one has its own distinct personality. The fizzy and herbaceous Bossa Nova, for example, combines a rich and delicious vinho do porto with cachaca, lemongrass and lemon balm, all topped up with champagne.

Bar Bites Menu, Cocktails Menu, Spirits and Wines Menu

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A "top" microbrewery featuring stunning views of Marina Bay

8 Marina Boulevard
#33-01 Marina Bay Financial Centre
S(018981) Map

If you’re a fan of both the hip and the hops, this sky-high microbrewery will tick all your boxes. Take your pick from the unrivalled selection of freshly brewed craft beers – which we’d recommend sampling in the tasting paddle – or go for ales on tap, beer cocktails, wine or house pours; best enjoyed while admiring the incredible marina view.

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Edgy icon for outside-the-box Japanese fare at Customs House

70 Collyer Quay
#02-02 Customs House
Singapore (049323) Map

Cool vibes, modern Japanese cuisine and a prime Customs House location have made this a firm favourite on the Singapore bar scene. The trendy rooftop has live DJs on the regular, a photo-worthy outlook and great list of bar offers including one-for-one on house pours from 5-8pm. The sake martinis and champagne cocktails are also well worth a sip.

Beverage Menu, Wine List

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Wholesome Modern Asian fare with a panoramic view of Singapore's skyline

1 Bayfront Avenue
Level 57
Tower 3
Marina Bay Sands SkyPark
Singapore (018971) Map

Sitting proudly atop Marina Bay Sands is super chic al fresco bar Ce La Vie. The restaurant is all about gourmet Asian flavours, while the bar and lounge – with its red umbrellas and classy DJ-spun beats – serves up craft beers, house pours and amazing cocktails. The skyscraper panoramas are absolutely breath-taking, so be sure to keep your camera handy.

A La Carte Menu, Skybar Casual Dining Menu, Drinks Menu, Wine List

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An oasis for bar bites and acoustic beats at Orchard

180 Orchard Road
Peranakan Place
Singapore (238846) Map

If you find yourself on Orchard Road and in the mood for live music, delicious comfort food and thirst-quenching sips, this shophouse bar has the answer. It’s the resident bands and wide-ranging soundtrack that keep people coming back to this Peranakan Place oasis, with everything from jazz to hip hop tempting people on to the dance floor.

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Cocktail Bars

Al fresco lounging at Grand Park Orchard

270 Orchard Road
Grand Park Orchard
Singapore (238857) Map

For casual poolside glamour, head to the al fresco rooftop of the Grand Park Orchard. There’s different bar offers every day of the week; from bottle deals to kickstart your Monday, a seriously good Wednesday free-flow for ladies and – on the weekend – one-for-one pizza to soak up those signature cocktails. When that humidity strikes, don’t miss the boozy ice pops.


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Singapore's most glamorous bar at Capella Hotel

1 The Knolls
Sentosa Island
Singapore (098297) Map

Dreams of sipping fruity concoctions in a tropical paradise come true at this Sentosa favourite inside the Capella Singapore. It’s frequently named one of the most glamorous spots on the city’s bar scene, and for good reason, with its elegant outdoor terrace and incredible selection of both classic and innovative cocktails.


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Delectable bar bites at a gin lover's haven in Tanjong Pagar

100 Peck Seah Street
Oasia Hotel Downtown
Singapore (079333) Map

Bar Bites Menu, Gin Treasury Menu

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Fine cocktail bar at Robertson Quay

80 Mohamad Sultan Road
The Pier @ Robertson Quay
Singapore (239013) Map

If whisky is your thing, this prime Robertson Quay spot should be firmly atop your must-visit list. They specialise in boutique and hard-to-find spirits from international locations like India, Japan, Sweden, Australia, Scotland and Taiwan. Bottles are available both for take-home enjoyment and crafted into signature cocktails. Prefer your whisky neat? Spring for the tasting flight.

Whisky Menu, Cocktail Menu

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Bespoke cocktails in a spectacular bar along Orchard Road

583 Orchard Road, #B1-39
Forum the Shopping Mall
Singapore (238884) Map

There can be few better ways to indulge the palette than with a drink that’s been crafted to your taste, and that’s exactly what has put bars such as this eclectic one on Orchard Road firmly on the map. The mixologists here thrive on creating something new, meaning you’re unlikely to sample the same personalised cocktail twice.

Menu, Cocktails Menu

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A spunky dive-bar settled on Amoy Street

73 Amoy Street
Second Floor
Singapore (069892) Map

Laidback cool and refreshingly unpretentious, this speakeasy style bar focuses all their efforts on creating amazing-tasting drinks; no nonsense allowed. Tucked away on the second floor of an Amoy Street shophouse (look for the sign that says ‘Dapper Coffee’), their menu gives drinkers the choice between classic cocktails with a twist or the chance to go bespoke.

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Imaginative craft cocktails at Kampong Glam

774A North Bridge Road
Singapore (198742) Map

Forget everything you think you know about cocktails. This seriously imaginative spot will keep even the most well-travelled of mixology aficionados guessing with their creative drinks list featuring little-known spirits and self-made mixers. Their pineapple flight is well worth springing for thanks to sips like the Sakura Maru: matcha pisco, pineapple, honey, yuzu and lemon juice.


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Restaurant Bars

Cosy wine and gastrobar in the heritage area of Kampong Glam

14 Aliwal Street
Singapore (199907) Map

In case you needed another reason to visit Kampong Glam, meet 13% Gastro. It’s a cosy wine bar that specialises in bottles from boutique, family-run vineyards from around the world. And because they know that cheese and fine wine are the perfect combination, they also serve a flavour-full selection of Mediterranean cuisine.

Food Menu

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Modern Sichuan at Amoy Street

115 Amoy Street
Singapore (069935) Map

Food Menu, Alcoholic Drinks Menu

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Contemporary European cuisine with Asian inflections in the Botanic Gardens

50 Cluny Park Road
The Garage
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore (257488) Map

There’s nothing not to love about this al fresco sip spot. Its serene botanical surrounds and contemporary European cuisine make it an extremely pleasant place to while away an afternoon; even more so once you discover their botany-inspired cocktails. We particularly love their simple but delicious martini-style mix of thyme, lemon juice and vodka.

Bar Menu, Wine Menu

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Singapore's longest-running craft brewery experience in Clarke Quay

30 Merchant Road
Riverside Point
Singapore (058282) Map

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Quality Mexican fare in Clarke Quay

30 Merchant Road
Riverside Point
Singapore (058282) Map

When those Mexican flavour cravings come calling, make a beeline to this energetic margarita bar in Clarke Quay. Their laidback party vibes, authentic Mexican fare (hello pork belly tacos) and tequila-laden signature cocktails have landed them huge popularity with locals, expats and tourists alike. Our recommendation? Book ahead and plan to stay out late.

Food & Drinks Menu

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Traditional Spanish fare in Boat Quay

32 Boat Quay
Singapore (049821) Map

Boat Quay might not be the first place you think of for seriously good tapas, but this relaxed riverside haunt might just change your mind. There are bar offers aplenty on craft beers, house pours, sangria and other signature cocktails, and a tempting list of large and small plates that showcase the best of traditional Spanish flavours.

Food Menu

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Contemporary pan-Indian cuisine with a modern twist in Bugis

67 Bussorah Street
Singapore (199480) Map

This Bugis bar and restaurant puts Indian flavours in the spotlight; not just on your plate, but in your drinks too. Their unique signature cocktails have garnered them plenty of attention, with many a cocktail-lover now fighting to get their hands on drinks like Gulaboo, made of gin, mint, fresh lemon juice and rooh afza rose syrup.


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Unique fusion cuisine in Tanjong Pagar

81 Tras Street
Singapore (079020) Map

Go for the food and stay for the cocktails – that’s our mantra when it comes to Kinou. Their impeccable fusion fare caters to plant-based palettes and carnivorous diners alike, but it’s the inventiveness of the drink menu that really got people talking. Their creations are quirky but delicious, and so beautifully presented that they look almost too good to sip.

Food Menu, Drinks Menu

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Intimate French-Japanese style restaurant and bar boasting a traditional method of grilling meats along Amoy Street

115 Amoy Street
Singapore (069935) Map

The foodies among you will already love this intimate eatery for its delectable fusion of French and Japanese cuisine, but the treats don’t end there. The signature cocktails here are a prime example of creative mixology. They blend unlikely flavours and come out shining with drinks like the surprisingly good Fatty Martini, made with vodka, vermouth, truffle and bacon.

Dinner Menu, Wine List

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Slick steampunk Irish pub at Clarke Quay

3A River Valley Road #01-01,
Merchant’s Court,
Singapore (179020) Map

It’s great to don the glad rags every now and then, but sometimes the best watering holes are the ones where the vibe is casual, the food is all about comfort and the drinks are exactly what you ordered. This lively Irish bar in Clarke Quay delivers exactly that. Head there between 5pm-8pm on weekdays for bar offers on house pours.

Ladies Night (Wed)

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American street dining experience at Esplanade

8 Raffles Avenue
Singapore (039802) Map

If you find yourself in the Esplanade arts centre and in dire need of good food and thirst-quenching drinks, turn your toes toward Mischief. It’s a rock’n’roll themed bar with hearty American dishes and plenty of craft beers and brews on tap. Take advantage of the numerous bar offers including ‘beer o’clock’ where the price of pints changes with the hour.

Menu, Drinks Menu, Beer Promotion (Sun-Thu), Ladies Night Promotion (Wed)

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Kaleidoscopic Cantonese cuisine combined with an artisanal cocktail program in Orchard

270 Orchard Road
Grand Park Orchard
Singapore (238857) Map

A cacophony of colour and flavour awaits at Mitzo. When you’re done devouring their gourmet dim sum and admiring the eclectic surrounds, turn your attention to their artisanal drinks. As much pride and perfection goes into their signature cocktails as it does the food, with fresh herbs and innovative ingredients putting their own Asian twist on the classics.

Signature & Specialties Set Menu, A La Carte Menu, Drinks Menu

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Award-winning, authentic Tuscan-Italian cuisine at the Bay’s most iconic social destination in Fullerton Bay

82 Collyer Quay
The Fullerton Pavilion
Singapore (049327) Map

This undeniably chic rooftop on the Marina Bay waterfront is not only architecturally impressive, but it ticks the boxes on the soundtrack and mixology fronts too. The live DJ sets the tone, and there are enough bar offers to keep you coming back, including a weekday happy hour where cocktails like the Pear Cooler and lemon juice-infused Spritzer are one-for-one.

A La Carte Menu, Brunch Menu

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32 Old World wines by the glass, paired with delectable European style dishes

206 Telok Ayer Street
Singapore (068641) Map

If your palette has a penchant for Old World wines – or even if it doesn’t – you’ll love this Telok Ayer tavern where the chic, rustic interiors transport you to the intimate wine bars of Southern France. Seek out the sommeliers to advise on a bottle from the wine cellar, or select your tipple from the long list of house pours.


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Listed as Singapore's top 10 steakhouses on TripAdvisor, offering masterfully grilled steaks and sustainable seafood.

581 Orchard Road
Hilton Singapore
Singapore (238883) Map

Venture inside the grand Hilton hotel to the handsome dining room and bar, Opus. The culinary creativity that gained this gourmet steakhouse and fine purveyor of sustainably-sourced seafood such popularity also extends to the drink selection, where the Asian-inspired signature cocktails make for the perfect pre or post-prandial sip.

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Good ol' Chinese eats within a crimson-lit shophouse in the CBD

25 Boon Tat Street
Singapore (069622) Map

Nestled inconspicuously within Singapore’s CBD is a shophouse called Sum Yi Tai. Its three storeys include a lounge and tapas bar, but for us it’s all about the rooftop. Expect skyscraper vistas, cool beats and bar offers on house pours, wine and beer. They make great cocktails too, so there’s plenty to whet your appetite for their mouth-watering Cantonese cuisine.

Drinks Menu

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Superlative American seafood along Fullerton Bay

1 Fullerton Road
One Fullerton
Singapore (049213) Map

Take an evening stroll around Marina Bay and the deck of The Pelican is guaranteed to be bustling. And it’s not just the stunning outlook that beckons patrons to their shores; their nautical-themed signature cocktails are the perfect balance of taste, texture and intoxication. Fancy a gourmet seafood dinner while you’re there? Head inside where relaxed fine dining awaits.

Deck Menu, Drinks Menu

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Scene-stealing stomping ground on Seah Street

38 Seah Street
Singapore (188394) Map

With an award-winning mixologist and intentionally-acclaimed chef at the helm, Tess Bar & Kitchen was always going to be a winner. It landed on the Singapore bar scene in 2014, and has become a go-to for cocktail innovation. Peruse the 18-strong libation list or take a seat at the bar to watch them shake and/or stir something just for you.

Dinner Menu, Drinks Menu

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Rooftop Bars

Spectacular sunsets, cocktails, and gourmet eats by the pool bar at Park Hotel Alexandra

323 Alexandra Road,
Level 7
Park Hotel Alexandra
Singapore (159972) Map

Seven floors above the busy streets of Alexandra is Aqua Luna; a gorgeous poolside bar with chilled-out vibes and exotic cocktails. It’s an urban oasis that boasts picture-perfect views of the lush treetops of the Southern Ridges. Time your visit just right to enjoy your drinks as the sun turns from glowing gold to vibrant orange and dips beneath the horizon.

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Exclusive rooftop hangout at the SO Sofitel Singapore

35 Robinson Road
Singapore (068876) Map

This poolside cocktail bar on the roof of the SO Sofitel is the perfect place to relax and unwind. It’s surrounded by skyscrapers with lush foliage in abundance, giving it an urban yet tropical feel with a touch of old-world charm. The signature cocktails will be unlike any you’ve tasted elsewhere and are testament to the team’s talents behind the bar.


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An eclectic rooftop bar in Odeon Towers

331 North Bridge Road, Odeon Towers
Singapore (188720) Map

Escape the office and make your way to Loof for the happiest of hours that kicks off at 5pm. Their bar offers are on house pours and wines which go for a dollar amount that matches the time ($6 until 6pm, $7 until 7pm, etc.) This popular rooftop has great views and good vibes; ideal for a little night-time debauchery.

Food Menu, Drinks Menu

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Stylish Rooftop Bar at Novena

99 Irrawaddy Road
Level 33
Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena
Singapore (329568) Map

Urbana Drinks Menu, Happy Hour 1-for-1 Promotion

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