Top 10 Drinking Spots in Clarke Quay
Clarke Quay is arguably Singapore’s favourite drinking and nightlife enclave along Singapore River, which features a myriad of restaurants, bars and clubs. It is colourful, lively and vibrant which makes it the go-to place for a night of fun and excitement. Here are the top 10 drinking spots in Clarke Quay to start your convivial night out.
This establishment is an interesting concept – a funky retro 90’s arcade bar, where you can play arcade games while half-woozy. Now that sounds like a lot of fun. It is a huge space that spans 6400 square feet, and colourfully lit by bright neon lights and the graphic walls with aesthetic murals, which contrast against the room’s industrial canvas aesthetically. This place is sure to bring you enjoyment, pleasure and a hint of nostalgia. Their happy hour runs from 5pm-8pm daily, featuring different deals each day.
3A River Valley Road, #02-04, Singapore 179020
Monday – Thursday: 5pm – 2am
Friday – Saturday: 5pm -3am
Sunday: 4pm – 1am
+65 6266 2276
With their slogan concept as “Eat, Drink, Party” in this vietnamese restaurant, it is no wonder they have a party-inducing happy hour. They also have a band playing every night for you to dance and party the night away. Take 50% off draft beers, cocktails and house wine daily from opening till 9am. Located along Clarke Quay, this might just be the spot to start your night of partying with a bang.
Blk E, Clarke Quay #01-02, River Valley Road, Singapore 179024
Monday – Thursday 4pm – 1am, Friday 4pm – 2am
Saturday 12pm – 2am, Sunday 12pm – 1am
Eve of Public Holiday 4pm to 2am, Public Holiday 4pm to 1am
Little Saigon: 63375585
The only specialized shooters bar located right in Clarke Quay, it is a long-running faddish tipple spot for a night out of ebrious fun. With over 130 shots flavour, you will be absolutely spoilt for choice. Marvellously, between 6.30pm – 9pm daily, selected shooters, bottled beers, House Pours and highball is is only at $6.
3B River Valley Road, Clarke Quay, #01-05, Singapore 179021
Sunday – Tuesday, Thursday: 5.30pm to 1.30am
Wednesday, Friday – Saturday, Eve of PH: 6.30pm to 3.30am
Established over two decades ago, Crazy Elephant is one of the longest running bar in Clarke Quay and has became an unassuming staple ever since. They are known for their live music which mainly features Rock ‘n’ Roll and the Blues. This bar is a favourite among fans due to the quality of their music performances as well as its no-frills unpretentiousness. It emphasizes on authenticity and aims to simply be a haven for good people and good music. They also have a pool table for those who wants to sink a ball or two.
3E River Valley Rd, #01-03/04, Singapore 179024
Monday: 5pm -1am, Tuesday – Thursday: 5pm – 2am, Friday – Sunday: 5pm – 3am
Crazy Elephant : 63377859
Probably one of the most happening and eclectic spot in Clarke Quay, they offer amazing happy hour deals as well as live music daily that is sure to keep you engaged and merry throughout your night. Thye not only have a deletable all-day dining menu which includes hearty and sensible classics and mains, their cocktails and drinks will leave you satisfied and buzzing. Take 50% off “Drink of the Moment”, ½ Pint Draught Beers, House Pour Wines and Spirits between 5pm – 9pm. It is also an awesome place to dance the night away, with their resident band, The C Street, emanating high-energy music 10pm till late on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Psst! Ladies! RSVP on their website for 5 complimentary cocktails from 9pm – 12am on Ladies Night!
Clarke Quay, 3 River Valley Road, Block C, #01-09A, Singapore 179022
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Public Holidays: 5pm – 1am
Wednesday, Friday & Eve of Public Holidays: 5pm – 3am
Saturday: 11:30am to 3am, Sunday: 11.30am – 1am
Prive: 6776 0777 (before 10pm only)
Brewerkz Riverside Point
Brewerkz is Singapore’s longest running Microbrewery restaurant that was established since 1997. It is no wonder that this establishment is renown and a crowd favourite – they won a ton of award for their beers and food, including the World Beer Cup gold medal for English-style IPA and Best Brewery in Singapore. They brew a wide array of core and seasonal beers that that will appeal to the differing tastes of beer-lovers. Support this local brewery while savouring $10 pint of premium craft beers after 10pm, what’s not to like?
30 Merchant Rd, #01-05/06 Riverside Point, Singapore 058282
Sunday – Thursday: 12pm-12am
Also located along riverside point, Cafe Iguana is a contemporary Mexican restaurant and bar that serves up authentic and substantial mexican fare, as well as piquant margaritas (frozen or on the rocks) and 100% agave tequila. They also feature Iguana lager, a light and refreshing “Mexican – style” beer brewed exclusively for them by Brewerkz. In fact, all their draft beers are handcrafted by their neighbour, Brewerkz. Also, rejoice in tantalizing margaritas that go for $7 between 12pm-3pm, $10 between 3pm-7pm and $14 between 7pm-close, or get the jug for $28, $40 and $56 respectively. Additionally, savour free flowing tortilla chips and chunky salsa dip!
30 Merchant Road, #01-03 Riverside Point, Singapore 058282
Monday – Thursday: 4pm – 12am
Friday: 4pm – 1am, Saturday: 12pm – 1am, Sunday: 12pm – 12am
Cafe Iguana: 6236 1275
Holy Moley Golf Club Clarke Quay
The newest and most novel concept to hit Clarke Quay as of yet, this mini golf course cum bar and restaurant will leave you in raptures as it tickles your pleasure spots. This place house 27 unique, interesting and wacky golf hole themes based on pop culture references, showcasing the likes of Games of Thrones throne made out of clubs, and a lego model of Marina Bay Sands and inverted hawker centre stalls. They are also undeniably amusing, humorous and light-hearted as you will find that that are really punny, such as a neon sign on the wall that states “Get ready to kick some putt”, ha. It is priced at $20 per person for 9 holes and $38 for 18 holes. Make your reservation on their website early to secure your par-fact slot.
3B River Valley Rd, Clarke Quay, Singapore, 179024
Monday – Wednesday: 12pm – 1am, Thursday – Friday: 12pm – 2am
Saturday: 10am – 2am, Sunday: 10am – 10pm
Holey Moley Golf Club: 8004922410
Cuba Libre Cafe and Bar
Evidently from the name, Cuba Libre embodies the spirit of Cuba and is meant to replicate a typical Havana bar. They serve up a multitude of cocktails including classic favourites such as the Mojito, Cuba Libre and El Presidente. They also have a cosy and intimate dance floor where many Salsa and Latin dancers are found grooving. It is definitely one energetic and spirited atmosphere, with live music from Monday to Saturday. They do claim to make the best Mojito in Singapore, so hey, give them a visit and decide for yourself. And of course, another pull factor is their happy hour, Cubano Hour, which runs from 5pm – 9pm where a pint of Heineken/Tiger and house pour Wines and Spirits are 50% off.
3B River Valley Road #01-13, Clarke Quay. Singapore 17902
Sunday – Tuesday: 5pm – 2am
Wed/Thu: 5pm – 3am
Fri/Sat/Eve of PH: 5pm – 4pm
Cuba Libre : 63388982
McGettigan’s is a rather successful Irish pub, with numerous outlets around the world. The pub culture is ubiquitous in Ireland, where people would enjoy traditional Irish grub, beer and great music. You can expect the same at Mcgettigan’s, as it becomes more and more boisterous and jolly into the night, the live music and merry party-goers will make sure of that. Their happy hour starts from 5pm on Monday to Friday, and from 3pm on Sunday, where and you get house drinks and selected spirits for $10. In addition to that, enjoy 1-for-1 handcrafted cocktails (White Russian, Caipirinha, Long island, Lychee Mojito, Mimose, Harvey Wallbanger) on #ThirstyThursday from 7pm till close, or signature cocktails for just $10 Nett. And on Wednesday Ladies Night, Ladies get 4 free drinks and 25% off food!
3A River Valley Road, Merchant’s Court, Singapore 179020
Monday – Tuesday: 12pm – 1am
Wednesday – Friday: 12pm – 3am
Saturday: 10am – 3am, Sunday: 10am – 1am