When you are out from a very long Singaporean work week, you would probably be looking to spend some quality time in a bar to unwind. You have your own expenses, a kitchen to run and bills to pay including a hungry mouth to consume after a long work week. Let’s help you out by enlisting here the bars in Singapore where you can get the ultimate alcohol without using up all that money you’ve just spent the week earning!
Here is a list of top 7 the cheapest places to buy booze in Singapore. From high-end hotel bars to heart lander types to clubs to bars where you can even eat gelato and sushi. There is something for everyone.
Cuscaden Patio Cafe and Pub
Price: $12+ / Jug
Founded over a decade ago by a husband and wife, Cuscaden is the only reason people still go to Ming Arcade along Orchard road. It is the most heart lander bars out there with a great and loyal local following and offering a homely atmosphere. In addition to their usual alcoholic shots, they are also popular for chicken wings. Here you may also enjoy a pool table game. You will be paying $18 for a 1.5 liter jug of beer, $30 for 6 bottles of San Miguel Light and Stella Artois or $12 for 2 bottles of Hoegaarden! To your surprise, on Tuesdays, a 1.5 liter jug is sold out for just $12.
Address: Ming Arcade, 21 Cuscaden Road, #B1-111, Singapore 249720
Five Izakaya Bar
Price: $5+ house pours
It is a Tachinomi Izakaya inspired bar where you get all types of Red and White Wines, Asahi Draught, Shochu, Sake, Choya and all house pour spirits for only $5!
Collyer Quay: 16 Collyer Quay, #01-05B, Singapore 049318 (the former Hitachi Towers)
Changi City Point: 5 Changi Business Park, Central 1, Changi City Point, #01-66/67, Singapore 486038
Five Tapas Bar @ Cuppage Terrace: 25 Cuppage Road, Cuppage Terrace, Singapore 229454
Standing Sushi Bar
Price: $5+ / glass
Founded by Howard Lo, he started his own mini bar empire after the dating show. Today, known as Standing Sushi Bar is one of the 4 bars he owns. It has 2 bars, one at 8 Queen Street and the other at Marina Bay Link Mall. Offering different promotions, these bars’ prices vary depending on the location.
Marina Bay Link Mall: This bar runs between 5 pm- 8.45 pm, where drinks are sold at $5 for large glasses of Sake and Asahi Beers, $10 for Martinis. You can fully immerse in the Izakaya experience and chomp down on their Salmon Sashimi and Japanese light bites at only $5!
8 Queen Street:
Monday – $3 Salmon Sashimi, $2 Sake, $5 Beer, Wine, Hot Sake, and Umeshu
Tuesday – 50% off on Nigiri Sushi, Sashimi, and Alcohol (House-pour glass)
Wednesday – 50% off on Rolls, Handrolls, and Alcohol (House-pour glass)
Thursday – $3 Salmon Sashimi, $2 Sake, $5 Beer, Wine, Hot Sake, and Umeshu
#01-03, 8 Queen Street, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore 188535
8A Marina Boulevard, #B2-51, Marina Bay Link Mall, Singapore 018989
Price: 1 for 1s; draught beers and house-pours
You can visit this bar from 7pm-10.30pm, Mondays to Saturdays and get 50% off on all food, $50 Heineken buckets, 1 for 1 house-pour drinks and 1 for 1 champagne cocktail, if you happen to dine at the Al Fresco. You can enjoy the soothing music played by local/global artists in this 250-seating music venue. Just like a concert setting for a change.
Address: 442 Orchard Road, #02-29 Orchard Hotel, Singapore 238879
Cafe Siem Reap by Indochine
This bar sells delightful Cambodian food and has a full cocktail bar filled with a variety of beer. 1 for 1 on Draught/Bottle Beers and House-pour Wines. It is open all day, each day to entertain you.
Address: 44 Lorong Mambong, Holland Village
Gusttimo Di Roma
Price: $6 House Pours + 1-for-1s
Beyond their comprehensive range of Gelatos, you’ll also find $6 House-pours during Happy Hours, i.e. 6-9pm all days and 1 for 1 beers all night long. They have an ideal happy hours to serve you best at best price as it coincides with off-work timings.
Address: Gusttimo Di Roma, #01-15, ION Orchard
District 10 Bar & Restaurant
With a delectable line-up of Pinchos and affordable drinks at $5 a Prosecco, half a pint of Beer or selected House-pour Wines is open to serve from Tuesday to Sunday are 5 pm.
So, do you think you would get any cheaper drinks in Singapore? This is, in fact, a great reason to have a fabulous night out in Singapore.