Whether you like it or not, we live in a photo-obsessed world where most people will do anything for a good gram-worthy picture. So, visiting instagrammable places has become somewhat of a leisure activity in recent years. And if you’re after a satisfying cocktail snap or a damn good selfie…you’ve come to the right place. Here are 24 of the most instagrammable bars to visit in Singapore.
1. Jū Kyū Restaurant & Bar
Looking for a place to dive into fusion Japanese and Chinese meals, while sipping on exotic cocktails and wine? Well, look no further than the new Jū Kyū bar. It boasts a beautiful interior, filled with blooming Sakuras across the ceiling, and quirky art murals on the walls. This ig-worthy gem is relatively unknown at present, so it’s the perfect place to be one of the first to grab a picture and a drink.
📍198 Telok Ayer St, Singapore 068637
2. Club 5
Hidden inside PARKROYAL on Beach Road, this new sleek cocktail bar is an ideal location to savour your favourite beers, wines and craft cocktails in Singapore. Relax in a quirky lounge with a Kampong Gelam-inspired cocktail and indulge on a classic heritage of Southeast Asia cuisine with a modern twist. Definitely, one of the best places for a quiet drink.
📍7500 Beach Rd, Singapore 199591
Synthesis is a new hidden bar and restaurant, behind a TCM-inspired storefront, at Tower 4 in Suntec City. Concepted by the folks behind Mama Diam (also mentioned in this article), you’ll be treated to something impressive from the moment you walk through the secret doorway. Read our review about Synthesis.
📍 3 Temasek Boulevard #01-643 Suntec City Tower 4, next to 7-11, 038983
Start your night out at this laid-back lounge, offering French and Japanese fusion food, in a cosy pink setting that comes alive at night. Pair innovative dishes and omakase with the likes of authentic sakes, plum wine, Jim Beam highballs, and much more. The food and drinks are just as ig-worthy as the interior.
📍2 Stanley St, Singapore 068721
5. Edition Rooftop Bar
Located atop the Citadines Connect City Centre Hotel along Orchard Road, this stylish new gastrobar offers one of the best rooftop dining destinations in Singapore. Whether it’s a mimosa for breakfast or refreshing tipple as the sun goes down…it’s the perfect sanctuary in the sky. Particularly, the entrance is an epic place to capture your night out picture.
📍182 Clemenceau Ave, Rooftop, Level, Singapore 239923
6. Fairytail Bar
This beautiful, hidden halal gastrobar on the rooftop at D’Hotel in Tiong Bahru is a whimsical place for mocktails. From the plants, to quirky lamps, cosy couches, flying creatures and ig-worthy signs…it’s the perfect spot for photo lovers. Additionally, there’s a bird’s eye view of Singapore and it’s superb for a romantic meal or to celebrate a special occasion. Read further about Fairytail Bar.
📍231 Outram Rd, Singapore 169040
7. Atlas Bar
Step back in time in this 1920s old-world bar setting. If you love The Great Gatsby, you will adore this unique spot which is one of the world’s 50 best cocktail bars. Enjoy an elegant array of European cocktails and some of the finest spirits paired with exclusive dining. Certainly, a must-visit because the plush art décor is enough to get you those well deserved likes.
📍 600 North Bridge Rd, Singapore 188778
8. The Kongsee
This new underground bar is totally instagrammable below the streets of Chinatown. It celebrates Izakaya, in an upbeat dark lounge, beautifully decked out in art murals, patterns, red and white laser lights, and floating origami…it’s the ultimate photo spot. Read all about it here.
📍10 Gemmill Ln, Singapore 069251
9. Mama Diam
Non-Singaporeans will be surprised to learn that behind the magazine shelf, at this old-school convenience store, lies a nostalgic secret speakeasy bar. Snap your ig-worthy moment at the vintage entrance, against the backdrop of old-age discs, magazines and other shop essentials. Definitely, one of the best instagrammable bars to hit up in Singapore.
📍38 Prinsep St, Singapore 188665
10. Isabel Bar
This glamorous new bar is located in the Maxwell Reserve Hotel. In a cosy plush pink and red setting, enjoy classy cocktails or a boozy afternoon tea. The quirky wallpaper, velvet couches and Persian rugs make it the perfect place for your statement picture before a night out. Learn more about Isabel Bar.
📍Maxwell Reserve Hotel, 2 Cook St, Singapore 078857
11. KOMA Singapore
Be transported to Kyoto in this unique Japanese bar and restaurant. Enter through an insta-worthy passageway of orange arches, pass the one-of-a-kind Japanese bell and walk across the spectacular Japanese foot bridge and reflecting pool. No wonder this is one of the most romantic dining places in Singapore.
📍 Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Ave, #B1-67, Singapore 018972
12. Papa Doble
This award-winning speakeasy is inspired by Ernest Hemingway, the literary genius known as Papa in Cuba. Drink innovative cocktails in a nostalgic, colourful and stylish setting. Certainly, one of the most instagrammable bars to hit up in Singapore.
📍55 Keong Saik Rd., #01-04, Singapore 089158
13. Las Palmas Rooftop Bar
A dreamy poolside paradise, boasting a modern rose quartz bar, is the ultimate respite on the 33rd floor of Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena. Taking influence from a 1960s Palm Springs, the bar exhibits a pink, green and yellow tone, aesthetic pink furnishing and cosy pink cabanas – that are perfect for photos. Read further about Las Palmas here.
📍99 Irrawaddy Rd, Level 33 Courtyard Marriott Singapore, Singapore 329568
14. Here Kitty Kitty
Set in a Japanese-inspired speakeasy, prepare to be transported to the bustling nightlife alley of a 1950s Shinjuku. Wander through various richly designed rooms like The Fat Cat, behind curtains in this hidden oasis. Definitely, there’s endless photo ops at one of the best instagrammable bars in Singapore.
📍 3E River Valley Road, #02-01, The Cannery, Clarke Quay, Singapore 179024
Another one of the best instagrammable bars in Singapore is this popular nightclub, featuring a Ferris wheel and a 3-storey slide. Read all about it here.
📍2 Bayfront Avenue B1-67, Galleria Level, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
16. LAVO Singapore
As one of the best rooftop dining experiences, we needed to include it in our list. This Italian restaurant and bar has an instagrammable entrance, alfresco dining and plenty more to enjoy the ultimate evening in style.
📍10 Bayfront Ave, Tower 1, Level 57, Singapore 018956
17. Mr. Stork
Based on the 39th floor of Andar Singapore Hotel, Mr.Stork is the most magical place to watch the sunset high in the sky. It offers an opportunity to create instagrammable snaps with stunning 360-degree-views and our personal favourite – intimate, ambient teepee huts hidden amid a plush garden. Be sure to order The Ruby cocktail which is served in an elephant cup to make your moment picture-perfect.
📍 5 Fraser St, Level 39, Andaz 189354
SEE MORE: The Best Rooftop Dining Experiences In Singapore
18. Drip Singapore
Dance the night away in this new instagrammable nightclub that opened in July 2022 in Singapore. It’s the perfect place for a boozy night out with friends. It resembles an underground European club, split over two levels, decked out with LED panels, rainbow lights, an empty swimming pool as a dancefloor, bathroom-inspired blue mosaic tiling, and other unique art displays and photo walls. Learn more.
📍 100 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238840
19. Junior The Pocket Bar
This bar in Chinatown offers a place to sip cocktails in the dark, among a unique flavour blending local culture and cuisine. Excitingly, for seasonal events, they do up the space to fit the season, such as Lunar New Year. Certainly, an unbeatable spot to capture instagrammable moments.
📍 6 Ann Siang Hill, Singapore 069787
20. Merci Marcel
Merci Marcel is a hotspot for influencers. Taking inspiration from the French Riviera, each chic eatery features bright and modern décor. It’s a fantastic space to chillout with a drink and take gorgeous shots before midnight. Plus, it’s one of the most instagrammable cafes in Singapore.
📍 Various Locations
21. Ce La Vi
This is one of the most famous SkyBar’s in the world, shaped like a ship, offering an unbeatable rooftop dining and nightlife experience. On the 57th floor of Marina Bay Sands Hotel, relax, drink pink champagne and snap your picture with the Singapore skyline in the background.
📍 1 Bayfront Avenue. Level 57, Tower 3, Marina Bay Sands, Hotel, Singapore 018971
22. Level Up
Swing by this retro bar and grab an insta-worthy shot at their graffiti walls. This is Singapore’s only bistro arcade bar and a great place to have a wonderful time with friends. Enjoy a selection of arcade games, beer pong and more. Excitingly, it’s one of the best instagrammable bars in Singapore.
📍 3A River Valley Rd, #02-04 Block A, Singapore 179020
Another new contender in the Singaporean food and beverage scene. Feel as if you’re in Marrakesh at this authentic new Moroccan tapas restaurant and cocktail bar. It stands out from the crowd with its innovative cocktails, impressive Arabian-inspired interior, bright colour tones, and traditional meals. Learn more about Tajine.
📍18 Mohamed Sultan Rd, Singapore 238967
Another one of the best places for rooftop dining. The stylish bar and restaurant provides unmatched views of Marina Bay for stunning photos. Whether you want a selfie with an elegant cocktail or just an authentic picture of the skyline – this is your place. Be sure to grab a table next to the skyline for the best photo moments at one of Singapore’s most instagrammable bars.
📍80 Collyer Quay, Singapore 049326
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