WithTravel presents you our guide to the top 5 cocktail bars in Singapore that are sure to tickle your fancy and satisfy your craving for a tipple:


No. 1: Employees Only Singapore

A vibrant New-York style speakeasy boutique, Employees Only Singapore is one of the best places to have a cocktail in the sunny island state. This cocktail bar ranked No. 17 out of Asia’s Top 50 bars in 2017 and is a favourite place to hang out for many industry veterans. The cocktails here are served up with all the nostalgic classic American comfort foods and paired with excellent service, this is the first international branch of Employees Only New York City (a West Village cultural icon). If you’re hungry, go for the grilled Whole Rainbow Trout and wash it down with a classic Manhattan cocktail!   


Employees Only Singapore

Address: 112 Amoy St, Singapore 069932

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/EmployeesOnlySG/


No. 2: Nutmeg & Clove

Located in the historic Ann Siang Hill, Nutmeg & Clove is an experimental cocktail bar that pays homage to the good old days of early modern Singapore with traditional herbs, spices and aromatics. Serving up the best of the classic cocktails and dynamic reinterpretation of futuristic cocktails, the award-winning bartenders at Nutmeg & Clove surely do know how to quench the people’s thirst for a good drink! They always strive to push the boundaries of what a good local cocktail should look like, smell like, feel like and taste like.


Nutmeg & Clove

Address: 10A Ann Siang Hill, Singapore 069789

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/nutmegandclove/


No. 3: Anti:dote

Located in the Fairmont Singapore, Anti:dote is one of the most easily accessible cocktail bars in the island since the hotel is connected to popular mall, Raffles City and located above an MRT Station (City Hall). Yet upon entering Anti:dote, you’ll be transported to a world where your cares and worries disappear. Try the Fairmont Old Fashioned, and you’ll be filled with warm delight and a comforting vibe that will help you end your night on a high note! Anti:dote is a paradise in the city for all cocktail lovers.



Address: Lobby Bar, The Fairmont Singapore, 2 Stamford Road, 178882

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/AntidoteSingapore/


No. 4: ATLAS


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Housed in the building affectionately known to locals as Gotham Tower (Parkview Square), ATLAS: a Grand Lobby & Bar is one of the world’s newest and most celebrated gin bars. Home to arguably the world’s largest selection of the finest gin, ATLAS is a high roller’s paradise. Here you’ll be able to find any gin that your heart desires! If you’re not a fan of gin, they also have an eclectic selection of fine champagne that is sure to leave you feeling bubbly and cheerful.



Address: 600 North Bridge Rd, Parkview Square, Singapore 188778

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/atlasbarsingapore/


No. 5: Manhattan Bar

Inspired by the Great Gatsby era of the opulent 1920s in America, the Manhattan Bar is finely furnished and has a ambiance that is both grand and welcoming at the same time. It combines the best of nostalgia with modern interpretations of 25 seasonal cocktails that rotate throughout the year, so patrons will always have something new to try every single time they visit. They also offer bespoke cocktails, where diners can tell their favourite tastes and smells to the bartender and he will create something customized for a night to remember!


Manhattan Bar

Address: the Regent Hotel, Level 2, 1 Cuscaden Rd, Singapore 249715

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/manhattansg/