10 Best Places For Craft Beers In Singapore

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Kali Sayak
Kali Sayak 
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Singapore is famous for its shopping streets, food and nightlife. The beer culture in Singapore has been shaping up as well recently with exquisite options for craft beer at the helm. You can pair these with a variety of Asian, Fusion and Tapas options in the menu to set up a truly delectable evening. Aside from restaurants, many local breweries have also sprouted across the country with a range of interesting concoctions. The beer lover would relish these joints and even those who don’t like beer much would be forced to rethink. Here is a compilation of great restaurants to visit if you are on the hunt for places for craft beers in Singapore.

1. Schmear

|| $10 draft pints through Wednesday! || Currently serving Kona Longboard and Lost Coast Indica IPA || Schmear's...

Posted by Schmear on Friday, 8 June 2018

Schmear is a must if you are taking a trip down to the Sentosa islands in Singapore. An all-day breakfast joint with delicious bagels, craft beer and a relaxing view of the Quayside Isles make for a perfect lazy afternoon. The joint is located in the heart of the Sentosa Cove and is a great place for a casual brunch. A must try here is the wonderfully light beer from Hawaii, The Longboard. Along with bagels, the place serves up a wide range of delicacies.


Address: 31 Ocean Way Quayside Isle

Price: 26 USD

Opening hours: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Website: Schmear

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2. Five Marbles Craft Beer Restaurant

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While you will find many craft beer options in Singapore, the Five Marbles Craft Beer Restaurant takes it to another level. Here, even the food is infused with craft beer and the menu changes every 2-3 months. Popular brews include the Wayward Wheat, a cloudy beer with a wheaty aroma - made in a local Singaporean brewery, and the Temple Garden Yuzu Ale, from the local breweries in Japan. The prices are quite reasonable with options ranging from a pint to more.

Five Marbels Craft Beer Restaurant

Address: The Courtyard, Rendezvous Hotel

Price: 41 USD

Opening hours: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Website: Five Marbels Craft Beer Restaurant

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3. Thirsty Craft Beer Shop

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Posted by Thirsty Craft Beer Shop on Saturday, 1 July 2017

Thirsty is the largest craft beer shop in Singapore, offering a wide range of craft beers selected from all over the world. The outlets have local craft beers as well as brands imported from Australia, USA, UK, and Vietnam. There is almost always a buzz in the store with beer enthusiasts picking a few cans up as they head to explore the rest of the city. The Thirsty outlets make for wonderful pit-stops for friends looking for a quick pre-dinner session. Apart from craft beers, the shop also has gluten-free and fruit beers.

Thirsty Craft Beer Shop

Address: 370 Alexandra Rd, #B1-42 Singapore 159953, Alexandra, Queenstown

Price: 7 USD onwards

Opening hours: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Website: Thirsty Craft Beer Shop

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4. The Armoury Craft Beer Bar

Whereas commercial beer can taste flat, stale, or like nothing at all, a craft beer is a phenomenal cornucopia of different flavors. Come enjoy a variety of flavors with our 15 taps of delightful beers!

Posted by Armoury Craft Beer Bar & Steak House on Tuesday, 9 January 2018

From craft beers to coastal seafood, The Armoury great offering. Set in an elegant, fanciful colonial building, the restaurant combines traditional European and Asian flavours. The Armoury offers extensive wine selection, beer-infused cocktails and speciality coffee. Guests can take a sit back in a relaxing atmosphere and take a swig of up to 10 different types of craft beers. European main cuisines and tapas round out fabulous dining experience.

The Armoury Craft Beer Bar

Address: 36 Beach Road #01-01 The South Beach

Price: 14 USD onwards

Opening hours: Mon - Thu 11:30 AM - 11:00 PM; Fri - Sat 11:30 AM - 11:30 PM; Sun 11:30 AM - 9:30 PM

Website: The Armoury Craft Beer Bar

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5. Smith Street Taps

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Posted by Smith Street Taps on Friday, 17 August 2018

Set amidst a busy hawker’s street, the Smith Street Taps offers a real insight into the Singaporean life along with some great craft beers from all over the world. Mainly sourced from Australia, Hong Kong, and the UK, the options are in plenty for the beer enthusiast. Almost any time of the year you will find this place buzzing with tourists. One of the must-haves here is the local tap beer, of which there are usually 12 of them. If you don’t mind the hustle of Singapore’s hawker street, this makes for an ideal evening out.

Smith Street Taps

Address: Block 335 Smith Street Chinatown Complex

Price: 30 USD

Opening hours: Tue - Fri 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM; Sat 2:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Website: Smith Street Taps

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6. Druggists

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Posted by Druggists on Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Housed in the Chinese Druggists Association building that gives the place its name, Druggists is a must on any beer lover’s itinerary in Singapore. As soon as you enter the restaurant, a gleaming row of beer taps greets you. There are many choices on the beers, with some coming from a small batch of breweries all the way from the UK and USA. The coffee pork ribs and the spicy sambal fish are the usual favourites paired with stout beer.


Address: 119 Tyrwhitt Rd, Singapore 207547

Price: 30 USD

Opening hours: Mon - Thu 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM; Fri 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM; Sat 4:00 PM - 12:30 AM; Sun 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Website: Druggists

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7. TAP Craft Beer Bar

With 20 rotating taps—and $10 pints—there’s bound to be a perfect craft pour for everybody. Happy weekend guys!!! ?? For reservations with us, get in touch at info@tapthat.com.sg | ?: @misstamchiak

Posted by TAP on Friday, 12 October 2018

TAP is an open concept beer bar in Singapore. It has 20 international craft beers. The place is open and ideal to hang out after a workday or a day out in the heat. The prices are very reasonable and great food compliments the laid back ambience. Beer lovers can get pints containing brews from all over the world and pair it up with some delicious nachos or chicken wings.

TAP Craft Beer Bar

Address: 1 Raffles Link One Raffles Link #01-02/#01-02b, Singapore 039393

Price: 25 USD

Opening hours: Mon - Sat 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM; Sun 11:00 AM - 10:30 PM

Website: TAP Craft Beer Bar

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8. LeVel 33

Having a fresh pint of #LeVeL33's seasonal beer, Oaked Bock Beer while overlooking the stunning view of Singapore skyline is the best way to end the day

Posted by LeVeL33 Craft-Brewery Restaurant & Lounge on Tuesday, 27 November 2018

It is not everywhere that you get to visit the world’s highest urban craft brewery. A unique concept in the heart of Singapore, LeVel 33 is an epitome of urban penthouse dining. Soak in the stunning views of Singapore’s Marina Bay and the city skyline as you sip on some freshly brewed beer. Guests are surrounded by copper brew house kettles and wonderfully designed interiors. On the tap are the Blond Lager, India Pale Ale, Stout beers, House Porter and Wheat Beer. It’s a great place to enjoy fine dining with a spectacular view of the city’s skyline.

LeVel 33

Address: 8 Marina Boulevard #33-01 Marina Bay Financial Centre

Price: 60 USD onwards

Opening hours: Mon - Thu 11:30 AM - 12:00 AM; Fri - Sat 11:30 AM - 2:00 AM; Sun 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Website: LeVel 33

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9. The 1925 Brewing Company

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Posted by The 1925 Brewing Co. on Saturday, 17 February 2018

If you are a beer enthusiast on the hunt for homegrown beer in Singapore, it doesn’t get better than ‘The 1925’. This brewery is one of the pioneers of the local craft beer movement in Singapore. It serves a variety of beers like The Yellow Van, a foamy head with subtle bursts of Citra or the Small Monster which stays true to its name and packs a punch. The brewery was set up in the memory of the founder’s grandfather and interesting personal anecdotes find their way into the names of its beers. Walk into 'The 1925’ for a truly sensory experience.

The 1925 Brewing Company

Address: 261 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427515

Price: 30 USD

Opening hours: Tue - Sun 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM; Tue - Fri 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Website: The 1925 Brewing Company

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10. FreeHouse

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Posted by Freehouse on Tuesday, 25 September 2018

A modestly priced gastropub in central Singapore, Free House is a great place for tasty beers and ciders. Hop over for great conversations while treating your taste buds to over 16 craft beers on the tap. This apart, there is an extensive list of bottles that display beers from all over the world. Pair this up with Asian or Tapas food and you will have the recipe for a great evening in Singapore.


Address: 21A Boon Tat Street Second Floor, Singapore 069620

Price: 25 USD

Opening hours: Mon - Thu 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM; Fri 3:00 PM - 12:00 AM; Sat 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Website: Freehouse

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Craft beer at its best in Singapore

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The cocktail scene in Singapore is on the rise and craft beers are definitely creating a stir with locals and tourists alike. For the beer enthusiast, there are a plethora of options from convenient stores, fine dining restaurants, and independent brewing companies to choose from. You can stop for a swig on your way to exploring the city or head over for a relaxed evening with friends.

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