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Top 40 bars for cheap drinks in Singapore

By: Susannah Jaffer

Think alcohol in Singapore is overpriced? We’ve done some serious bargain hunting around town and have tracked down 40 great bars that will prove you wrong. Well, less right, anyway. Check out the awesome guide below for the best bars and restaurants across the island that offer cheap drinks and happy hour deals from as low as $5. Go forth and be merry! No, even merrier than that.

All of these drinks could be yours! Probably
All of these drinks could be yours! Probably


Where: Axis Bar and Lounge, Mandarin Oriental

What: $13 cocktails and get three kinds of tapas for free

When: Happy Hour daily, 5pm-8pm


Where: The Mad Men Attic Bar, 11 North Canal Road

What: $10 for house pours, wines and spirits

When: From 5pm-8pm daily

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Where: Loof, #03-07 Odeon Towers

What: $5 drinks at 5pm, $7 between 7pm and 8pm for house pours, wine and spirits

When: Monday – Friday


Where: The Cider Pit, 328 Joo Chiat Road

What: Prices from $5 for a half-pint of a variety of beers and ciders, $10 for pints

When: Daily, 5pm till late


Where: Smokey’s BBQ, 73 Joo Chiat Place and Block 106 Clementi Street 12

What: Bottles of beer including Biersch, Victory, Stone, Anderson Valley and more at $12 to $14 dollars

When: 3pm till late, daily (closed Mondays)


Where: Stew Kuche, 119 Bukit Merah Lane

What: German and Belgian beers served in the kopitiam, pints from $8 to $9 dollars, English beers from $10 and big bottles of Carlsberg for $6.

When: Daily 5pm-10pm, Saturday and Sunday till 11pm


Where: Wala Wala Café & Bar, 31 Lorong Mambong 

What: Happy Hour prices with 2-for-1 house pour wine, mixed drinks and beer for $8

When: Happy Hour till 9pm daily


Where: Café Iguana, Riverside point, Clarke Quay

What: Margaritas at $9.50

When: 6pm-8pm


Where: The Highlander, Clarke Quay

What: Happy Hour deals from $8.50

When: Until 7pm daily


Where: KPO Café Bar, Killiney Road

What: House pours of gin, vodka and brandy at $7 to $8 dollars per drink, house pour wine at $7, bottled beers at $8

When: 12pm-8pm daily


Where: No.5 Emerald Hill Cocktail Bar, 5 Emerald Hill Road

What: 1-for-1 martinis for $16

When: 9pm till 1am daily


Where: The Disgruntled Chef, Tanglin Village

What: Drinks and cocktails from $8

When: Ladies nights Wednesdays 6-10pm, cocktails from $8++ and free canapés from 8:30-10pm.


Where: District 10 Bar & Restaurant, UE Square and The Star at Buona Vista

What: $5 Prosecco, half pint beer, selected house pour wines

When: Tuesday-Sunday, 5pm till late


Where: Harry’s Bar, Boat Quay

What: $12 pints and $7 house pour spirits and wine

When: Every day between 12pm and 8pm


Where: Wine Connection Tapas Bar and Bistro, Robertson Quay

What: Wine by the glass from $6, 50cl draft beers $9

When: Daily


Where: Orgo at Esplanade, Esplanade Drive

What: $8 half pint Heineken, $9 Asahi draught, $10 house wines and Erdinger White

When: Daily till 8pm


Where: The Bungy Bar, Clarke Quay

What: $9 beer

When: Daily till 9pm


Where: Brewerkz, Riverside Point

What: $9 beer

When: Daily 8pm-10pm


Where: Octapas, Clarke Quay

What: $10 Tiger, Heineken, Sangria, Gin, Rum, Vodka, Tequila, Brandy and Whisky

When: Daily 12pm-8pm


Where: Paulaner Bräuhaus, Raffles Boulevard

What: $9.50 German Schnapps

When: Daily – all day


Where: Prince of Wales, Boat Quay

What: $8 beer, cider, wine, spirits and shooters

When: Daily 9am-9pm


Where: eM Bar by the River, Gallery Hotel, Robertson Quay

What: $8 selected martinis, $7 selected house spirits, $9 draught beer, $9 wine

When: Daily, 5pm-9pm


Where: Bikini Bar, Siloso Beach Walk

What: $8 mojito, caipirinha and caipiroska

When: Daily, 4pm-7pm


Where: Sauce Bar @ Esplanade Mall, #01-10/12

What: $5 Asahi half pint, $8 Asahi pint

When: Daily from 5pm


Where: El Patio, Holland Village

What: $7 margaritas

When: Tuesdays


Where: Bar Bar Black Sheep, Bukit Timah

What: $9 draught beers, bottles from $8

When: Daily midday to midnight


Where: Five Izakaya Bar, Collyer Quay

What: $5 specials on Asahi draught, wine, sake, shochu, choya and all house-pour spirits

When: Daily – all day


Where: Alley Bar, Peranakan Place

What: $9.90 Heineken and Erdinger; Sol, Tiger, Heineken and Kirin 3 for $22

When: Daily 5pm-9pm


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