A swanky new bar opens up pretty much every few weeks in Singapore, and perhaps you may be drawn by the new reviews and the hordes of influencers posting their latest beverages on social media. But lets not forget some of the OGs in the drinking scene in Singapore. We have curated some of our top picks for you to consider and Rediscover this month! We hope that you get as nostalgic as us while we visited them!
1. The Elephant Room
The Elephant Room celebrates and advances culture through our cocktails and food, which are inspired by Singapore’s Little India’s culture, trade, people, and history. Bring stories to your palette in the most unexpected ways.
All of ingredients are supplied fresh from Tekka Market and its vicinity. And the elephant, which is both humble and mighty, inspired the idea. It represents loyalty, camaraderie, and unity. for a lively discussion of ideas, warm kinship, or simply the simple pleasures of a good drink shared.
2. Bar Square @ Andaz Singapore
Bar Square, located on Level 25 of the Andaz Singapore, serves Singapore-inspired drinks against a backdrop of stunning sunsets. Bar Square, which is decked out with striking communal bar counters, encourages customers to get up up and personal with our mixologists while exploring the different tastes of Singapore with regional infusions and tipples.
They offer a multi-cuisine, all-day dining menu that mimics the fluid and spontaneous experience of Singapore street dining in the sky.
3. Smoke & Mirrors
Smoke & Mirrors, located on the rooftop of the National Gallery Singapore, is recognized for its breathtaking panoramic views of Singapore’s skyline and inventive cocktail menu. The destination rooftop bar aims to enrich the cocktail experience by experimenting with classic drinks with innovative new twists. Guests may expect creative menu concepts driven by cutting-edge techniques and one-of-a-kind flavor combinations that will artfully challenge perceptions. Smoke & Mirrors continues to fascinate curious imbibers and cocktail connoisseurs alike, with an emphasis on thought-provoking flavor nuances.
Located within the Fairmont hotel in Singapore, Anti:dote is a trendy and modern cocktail bar with a progressive menu of cocktails that will satisfy even the most discriminating palate. Classic recipes are recreated with a contemporary flair, combining the expertise of conventional bartending and the artistry of experimental mixology techniques. Drinks produced with premium spirits and housemade bitters, liqueurs, and sodas are ideally complemented with inventive modern tapas at Anti:dote.
If you’ve been looking forward to a private afternoon tea with your loved one, stop by Anti:dote today to taste some of your regular favorites as well as signature dishes cooked by their culinary team.
5. Bar Stories
Bar Stories is perhaps the first artisanal cocktail bar and restaurant in Singapore, one of the OGs of the cocktail scene.
Cocktails here created from scratch in a quiet, minimalist atmosphere with a small bar on the upper floor of a charming heritage walkup shophouse. Their unique handcrafted drinks are made from the most carefully selected ingredients. The drinks are attractively presented and crafted with the freshest ingredients, the finest spirits, and a selection of artisan bitters, infusions, and extracts.