15 Craft Beer Spots to Cure Your Midweek Blues (and get Cashback!)
It’s Wednesday and we all know that means its Ladies Night! But that doesn’t mean we leave the guys out. Head down to these super chill spots that serve amazing craft beer, at even better prices during happy hour.
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An unassuming traditional coffee shop in the day and a hippy beerhouse by night, Orhgao is the Hokkien slang in the kopitiam for black stout beer brews. This ‘kampung’ ambience is reminiscent of heartwarming days back in Singapore’s old days and is a great spot to hang out with your friends. With an extensive menu of craft beers on taps and all-time local favourites, such as Calamari with Sambal Tartar and Chilli Crab Pasta with Soft Shell Crab, you are bound to enjoy a good ol time here.
- Address: 10 Jln Serene, #01-03 Serene Centre, Singapore 258748
A minimalistic space that emphasizes on the state of emptiness, Almost Famous Craft Beer is focused on bringing clarity to the experience. Shedding light on the subjects within the space, theres nothing too distracting that splits your attention from how defined and smooth the craft beer is. This is the place to head to if you want to indulge in the craft beer experience.
- Address: CHIJMES, 30 VICTORIA STREET, #01-06, SINGAPORE 187996
- Budget: from $14
Known as the King of craft beer with over 30 beer on taps, American Taproom is dominating the craft beer scene. With 3 Certified Level 2 Cicerones, this place is one of the best spots in town. Their tabasco-covered buffalo wings makes a great beer snack as you try out their many beer on taps that will leave you wanting more.
- Address: 261 Waterloo Street, #01-23, Singapore 180261
- Budget: check the beer boards onsite!
For those who prefer having your beer at home will be glad to find that Canjob allows you to “dabao” your beer in metal cans. While we recommend actually having your beer there for the best experience, having the option to takeaway beer is never a bad thing. Despite the rather crammed interior space, many patrons still frequent this place as it is near to Tiong Bahru. So if you’re in the area do check it out!
- Address: 50 Tiong Bahru Road, LINK Hotel, #01-03, Singapore 168733
- Budget: $10 & Up for full pint
Good Luck Beerhouse
A cosy 12-tap Craft Beer and Dim Sum Bar along Haji Lane, Good Luck Beerhouse stands out as a humble beerhouse amidst other eclectric looking shophouses. With a dedication to support the local craft beer community, half of the taps here are catered to Singapore craft beers. There are also other international craft beers and alcoholic beverages available here, so you’ll be spoilt for choices.
- Address: 9 Haji Ln, Singapore 189202
- Budget: from $15
A neon pink signage telling you “No Strangers Here” is how you know that you’re at Freehouse. It’s the motto behind Freehouse to let all patreons know no one is a stranger to good ol’ craft beer. With 16 beer taps that are filled with curated beers from all around the world, you almost never see the same selection twice. Plus, the owners personally tastes the beer and bring them in so you are travel the world with beer while dining at Freehouse.
- Address: 21A Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069620
- Beer Prices: $11.50 & Up
For those who fancy beer-infused dishes, you will be glad to find stout-infused meatballs and other bar snacks here at Nickeldime. With over 19 taps serving up seasonal craft beers, those working in the area should definitely visit Nickeldime for some downtime after work.
- 273 Thomson Road, #01-01 Novena Regency, Singapore 307644
- Beer Prices: $15 for 3 Glass Tasting Paddle
Coming all the way from New York and Brasil is the super yummy burgers from Burger Joint. The classic cheeseburgers and modern innovatives are all served here and you can be sure that you’ll leave happy having had your fill.
- Address: 115 Amoy St, #01-03, Singapore 069935
- Beer Prices: from $11
Beer Factory prides themselves as Singapore’s first locally owner and independent commercial microbrewery. And they sure live up to their name. Here lies the perfect brewery to stop and relax after a busy day, especially if you work around the area. Set in an open area along the alley and surrounded by various other eateries, Beer Factory stands out as the top pick to many people in the area.
- Address: 25 Church Street, #01-07 Capital Square, Singapore 049482
- Beer Prices: from $18
Not just a typical bicycle cafe, the AutoBus stresses on the importance of building a community. They serve crazy good chicken wings here and sweet potato fries. And I think we all can agree that fried chicken with beer will always be a heavenly combination.
- Address: 6A Shenton Way, #01-01 Downtown Gallery, 068815
The Greater Goods Co.
The Greater Goods Co serves sandwiches and keto bowls in the day and transforms into a hippy tapas bar at night. With delicious dishes and creative names such as Mac Daddy for the truffle Mac n Cheese, its easy to see why foodies keep coming back for more. Besides craft beers, they also have wines and spirits that are bound to suit your mood.
- Address: 32 Maxwell Rd, #01-08, Singapore 069115
- Beer Prices: from $12
While many might associate KIPOS with healthy protein bowls, you will be surprised to find that the outlet at One Raffles actually serves craft beer when night falls. Prebiotic craft beer is the most popular at KIPOS and as all things prebiotic, it does aid in your digestive health!
- Address: 1 Raffles Place, #01-02, Singapore 048616
With the widest selections of beers, ciders, sakes, wines and spirits available, Temple Cellars is known as the leading tastemakers of Singapore.They take pride in curating the best collection of alcohol and store all their drinks in optimum condition so you can be sure that the beer you get here is well taken care of.
- Address: UE Square #01-12, 81 Clemenceau Avenue, Singapore 239917
The Pump Room
A microbrewery that never disappoints, The Pump Room was voted Singapore Brewery Of The Year in 2018. With premium wine selection and top-grade Scottish pale ales, this is the place to be for those looking for a relaxing time before hitting the dance floor. Of course, beer without good sides would be a waste and this plae is famed for their signature Beer Battered Fish and Chips – sinful yet oh so satisfying!
- Address: 3B, 01-09/10 River Valley Rd, The Foundry, Block B, Singapore 179021
In the culturally rich neighbourhood of Duxton Hill lies a craft beer gem. SGTAPS aims to build and revolutionise the local food and beverage scene by offering the most draft beer taps in Singapore. With 10 taps and growing, we say SGTAPS will definitely reach their goal as Singaporeans start leaning towards supporting local breweries.
- Address: 13 Duxton Hill, #01-01, Singapore 089597
- Beer Prices: from $8
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