11 Best Rooftop Bars In Singapore Worth Queuing for
Looking for the best rooftop bars Singapore has to offer to satisfy your craving for some good ambience for drinkers under the night sky and with good skyline sceneries? Then you’ve gotta check out the list of rooftop bars below.
Artemis Sky Bar
If you are at Artemis Grill, where else can you go to after a good Mediterranean meal than the upstairs rooftop bar? The sky bar is certainly a great place to chill, besides dining out. They have good refreshing gin-based cocktail drinks offered in their unique menu. With a fantastic bird’s eye view of the Marina Bay skyline, you would not want to miss your romantic dinners or even good group gatherings at this night spot!
Ce La Vi
If you are sick and tired of the Marina Bay skyline after a while, then try the rooftop bar at Marina Bay Sands itself to see the Central Business District and the Gardens By The Bay. Ce La Vi is able to fulfil that as a swanky and lofty rooftop club area. The eatery comes with some modern Asian cuisine with well made signature cocktails. If these are not enough, you can also indulge yourself in live DJ and dance the night away, starting the vibe while the night is still young. Also, it happens to provide some of the best bar food in Singapore.
Lady Wu is a pub located at the rooftop of the Offshore Building, which is just opposite Speakers Corner. Expect good night live music at this spot with good drinks, albeit with a more Asian style of vibe here.
Food is still fabulous here with mala fried chicken and truffle seafood hor fun. It is not the usual type of bar food that you come across like peanuts, fries and nuggets. Hence, it is a very good dinner spot for after work.
Do you really love to be on top of Marina Bay Sands? There is another rooftop bar located there called Lavo Singapore. You can get a whole lot of Italian American food and like Ce La Vi, there are good views of the city skyline, Gardens By The Bay and the river at 57th level of the building. With luxurious dining and panoramic outdoor bar, Lavo Singapore is another good after work social drinking spot and there are signature made cocktails you can enjoy there, along with good brunch food which from hearsays are not bad too.
This rooftop bar sells itself and does not need so much introduction about it as this is Singapore’s highest rooftop bar. This legendary rooftop bar is located at Raffles Place near the MRT and it gets you a good view of the CBD and even nearby Boat Quay’s Singapore River. At the 63rd floor of One Raffles Place, 1-Altitude bar is one of the best hot spots at night with not just good social space for you to immerse yourself into the mood, but also a live band or DJ. If you are early, you can catch good glimpse of the sunset from this location too.
Swissotel The Stamford has a Shanghai setting in the rooftop here at Bar Rouge. It is actually emulating the Pudong night skyline from Shanghai with a good view of the Singapore Flyer and the CBD. And the views are not the only thing you can get out of this night bar place, you can come here for good cold drinks too. Why specifically the Shanghai theme is used here? Because this Bar Rouge originally comes from Pudong, Shanghai itself. This chillout bar is a good place for workers in Raffles City office building and even shoppers and tourists visiting there too.
Raffles Place has another bay facing rooftop bar called Kinki where it also pleases the after work office crowd very well, especially on Friday nights for wind down. There are good Japanese inspired drinks, bar bites and live DJ music which you can dance to. As it is also a modern Japanese restaurant, there is great sushi for you to munch on very much. The Japanese lanterns decorated over the place gives this place a touch of Japanese culture fused with modern Western to add to the finishing touch of vibes altogether.
Near Raffles Place at Collyer Quay comes a rooftop bar atop Fullerton Bay Hotel with a good view of the Esplanade, Marina Bay and the Gardens By The Bay night skyline. Lantern bar has good resident DJs and stylish setting of luxury and with some greenery set up there, there is some feel of a rooftop garden. Lunch is also served here with good meals and bites and good well crafted signature cocktails for you to enjoy very much.
This rooftop bar is good for the crowd that is based in City Hall. What is more unique about this bar is the old school snacks offered here to bring back the good old local tradition to the bar patrons. There are also the funny rare bar bites such as the chilli crab truffle fries and the Stylo Milo cocktail.
This bar is actually the sole standalone rooftop bar in Singapore at only the 3rd floor of the building. It has a huge lush terrace for good vibes and some fun moments. There is also good live DJ music which can bring you into the atmosphere and tuck yourselves quickly into the night of enjoyment.
1919 Rooftop Bar
Near the original Merlion site is 1919 Waterboat House with a rooftop bar called 1919 Rooftop Bar. It provides you a panoramic view of Singapore central skyline that includes the Singapore Flyer, Marina Bay and the Esplanade. With some classic bar bites, signature cocktail called the Merlion Punch, this rooftop bar is a place you should come explore away for a good place of an escapade.
As the name suggests, this rooftop bar is at the 33rd level of Marina Bay Financial Centre building. It allows you to overlook the Marina Bay night skyline with pints of craft beer. Or you can also try the Hopped Dry Gin, which brings out the best in spirits alcohol category.
Have you tried any of the rooftop bars listed above? What do you think of their food quality, ambience and customer service? Or do your choices differ from ours?
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