Orchard Road has so many things to offer to its visitors, but many of its excellent nightlife hubs remain undiscovered by those visiting the city. If you’re a resident of the nearby locality, there are plenty of things to do after dark, whether you want to grab your air guitar and get rocking or just seeking the best spots for cocktails and chilled out tunes. Here we have brought for you our top picks where you will discover a cluster of bars away from the busy shopping street. Let’s see what is there in our top 6 nightlife in Orchard Road, so you can find the finest center to get a good strong drink and have a dance.
- ALLEY BAR SINGAPORE
This bar is very popular to be called a secret as it has kept its secret hidden due to its location down a small lane off Orchard Road. It has a unique look that includes high ceilings, an L-shaped bar with high-value drinks and good offers on beers, wine and house pours. Although it is not difficult to get a seat, with the dark the bar gets busier, and by closing time the music is at its peak and there’s a party atmosphere. With loud music to dance, there are many quieter corners also if you just want to have a drink and a chat.
- EMERALD HILL
With several other giant shopping malls in Orchard Road, one of the most attractive streets in the city is Emerald Hill, which is situated just behind Orchard Central. You can chill out walking down this street as it remains frozen in times as most of the building is developed between 1900 and 1920 and this remains the major attraction for the visitors to take a stroll down. Evening is the best time to come for drinks. Shop no 5 will continue to be the best stop that remains open until 02:00. This cocktail bar hour runs from 21:00 until 01:00, where you can have a great selection of bottled and tap beers, including snacks if you are looking to hunker down for the evening.
Brix is the basement bar in the Grand Hyatt Hotel on Scotts Road. The bar has plenty of space to sit that includes private booths and seating along the bar. The entry fee is 10 SGD and the bar opens at 21:00 and closes at 02:00. The band of this bar remains the major draw for the most of the crowd that start around 23:00.
- HARD ROCK CAFÉ
Hard Rock Café Singapore is a very popular bar that doesn’t need much of an introduction. Open until late this bar was launched in 1990, which is the home of rock and platters of American food. You will find a great night time where you will enjoy live bad plays, sometimes locals, often international bands which are traveling around the locality. Even if you are not fond of rock and roll fan it’s still worth checking out as the bar has some huge sports screens that show the biggest football games as well with great deals on beers and house pours during the match.
- CLUB SONAR AT TAB
TAB is a live music venue attracting a great range of artists and DJs to their stage. Every night from 22:30 the music goes through, singing in English, Chinese, Korean and often Thai. The concert venue and bar also entice more alternative global music acts such as The Album Leaf and The Axis of Awesome. If you want to be a part of the enthusiastic music-loving crowd sit downstairs and go upstairs if you want to soak up the atmosphere over a couple of pints or want to have one of their excellent cocktails that include a signature range of martinis that start at around 18 SGD.
- THE MANSION
This hotel has an amazing view out onto the city street with huge velour seats, crystal chandeliers and a high-end bar stacked high with excellent wine, champagnes, and top label spirits. Here the drinks start at around 15 SGD, although a bottle of fizz can go into the hundreds. You can enjoy the amazing music here, and the ground floor is a record shop. You can have an eclectic fusion of funk, soul, pop and even house and hip-hop. It also attracts international figures to take a spin on the decks. You must not visit this bar before 21.30 as it goes really busy until after 21:30.