With the Singapore’s bar scene blooming in the past years, most have their own unique touch to every drink they craft with each space alluring their own sets of diners. Featuring some old, some new and better all worth every penny are most the happening spots in Singapore you gotta know and head. Get the dress on today cuz who knows what’s going down tomorrow!
9 Best Bars In Singapore
#1 Ginett Restaurant & Wine Bar
Nothing like wine with farm to table specials when unwinding with the pals here at Ginett Restaurant & Wine Bar. Sway inside a swanky ambiance serving anything from brunch to dinner with alcohol all day long yet truly there for their French wines by the glass at pocket-friendly prices. For $6 per glass and $30 a bottle, Ginett welcomes guests looking for a relaxing yet buzzy escape
If its speakeasy, it ain’t suppose to be noticed right away. beGIN got that right. Upon reaching the destination, let the pink neon light sign that says ‘gin this way’ guide you inside an iconic British pub of brick-walled space filled up with retro high stools and old-school tools on a concrete floor. Wait till you taste their gin-inspired drink menu. Fitting the range of buzz lovers, beGIN’s got you covered with Gin for the sweet, spicy and strong drinkers. Some of the picks include Koko (coco-infused rum), Yukie(creamy w gin + Matcha and fennel) and Jagmohan (curry & clove spiced tequila mix. Trust them, you’ll come back for more.
Address: 27a Boat Quay, The Penny Black Upstairs, Singapore 049817
Hours:5 PM to 2 AM. Closed on Sunday
Phone: +65 6538 0584
#3 Holey Moley Golf Club Clarke Quay
Feeling mundane on a Friday Night? Holey Moley expects nothing but Wanky vibes all night and will get you in the mood as well with their setup of Game of Thrones, Pac-Man and so many cool themed rooms, bright for the GRAM alongside Fresh as a Birdie($19), Candy Man ($19) and Sugar Caddy ($19) among many other super fun cocktails to get you feeling light and ready for the weekend!
#4 White Label Records
A hangout spot for the music lovers looking into drinking along the way. Skip the bars playing Drake’s Hits any given day and come over for a really good playlist some you could sing along, most you could experience for the first time at this record store/bar. Encompassed of potted greens, marble floor panels and an old school vibing picture frames with some warm-toned lighting illuminating the entire space, some of the must drinks include Vodka-based fresh fruit Mojito, White Label’s tea-based rendition of Long Island, and people’s choice, Chrysanthemum vodka martini
#5 Merci Marcel Tiong Bahru
$8 glass of Domaine Bonnet Huteau Muscadet 2015 and Château Mont-Redon Châteauneuf du Pape 2013 coming up here at this French Brasserie. At such an aesthetically pleasing space filled with natural light, plants, and bespoke furniture, what’s there to not love? Not too mention the wine list that goes and on for the best prices to get you buzzy!
Tucked away on the 10th floor of Yotel, Komyunity indulges palates with bittersweet, tropical, sours and timeless flavors ensuring something for everyone to enjoy. Priced at $18 for cocktails, Komyuniti’s special comes down to their Kompliment, a butterfly pea flower gin shaken with lemon, violet liqueur and chickpea brine sprayed with a light scent of lavender, hibiscus and other flowers taking you on a trip to a flowery bank.
Address: 366 Orchard Road Level 10, YOTEL, Singapore 238904
Hours: 6.30 AM to 12 AM. Opens daily
Phone: +65 6866 8067
#7 The Other Roof
Serving teas with names like Bohemian Raspberry, 50 Shades of Earl, Smoke in the Water, it ain’t too bad to sip on to, while your friends looking for a buzz can count on to Stairway to Heaven, a love-it-or-hate-it concoction of pineapple, coriander, celery and vanity tea rum, or La Boheme , a refreshing blend of créme de cassis, bubbly and black currant soul tea Gin with a rooftop view with more than 400 tea-finished spirits available. Nibble treats include Nduja Bruschetta, Ham & Truffle Bikini and Zucchini Bikini.
Address: 28 Ann Siang Rd, Rooftop Bar, Singapore 069708
Hours: 4.30 PM to 12 AM.Closed On Monday
Phone: +65 6100 2882
#8 Good Luck Beerhouse
There are four rules here: Brew, Enjoy, Empty, Repeat. Sip on these freshly brewed beers and the finish of this wonderful brew lingers, alluring you to come back for more. Bottled Beers includes Yeastie Boys, 8 Wired Brewing, Founders Brewing, Orval and Anderson Valley craft beers perfect for beginners to experienced guzzler. Priced at $15 to $18 for a pint, truly a treat for a game night.
#9 No.5 Emerald Hill
They make martinis and they make it well. While they may be in the scene for a while, they certainly live to its hype with their martini till this very day. Multiple martini glasses upon taking the first sip. Housed in an old Peranakan shophouse, No. 5 Emerald Hill will take you back in time with their preserved wooden ceilings and hanging red lanterns a quaint, exuding a cozy atmosphere. Some of the favorites to have with the fam includes Choya Martini, No. 5 Arrrtini, and No. 5 Lychee Martini.