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21 Rooftop Bars And Restaurants In Singapore For SKY HIGH Views

Grab a friend and soak up the dazzling city views.

There’s nothing like a hip rooftop bar in Singapore for a classy night out.

Craving a night out with friends? There are plenty of rooftop bars and restaurants around in Singapore’s concrete jungle. Whether it be a brunch weekend perched on top of a rooftop for some vitamin D, or a sunset view with colleagues or friends, getting sky-high with your drinks is the way to go.

From hotel restaurants, to chic bars, and tucked away gems, take outdoor dining or a fancy meal to the next level with these 21 rooftop bars and restaurants in Singapore.

*Disclaimer: At the date of publication, dine-in allowed for 2 pax per group. We’re doing our best to be accurate, but please double check with the restaurants before you visit.

1. Art

Formerly known as Aura, this elegant Italian restaurant is by no means the highest, but its prime location means you get to look out towards Marina Bay, particularly magnificent with the glimmering lights by night. There’s an indoor and outdoor dining space, whichever you prefer – either has that stunning view. Taking inspiration from the neo-Italian recipes, expect humble yet exquisite Italian fare comprising the finest and freshest ingredients from the land and the sea.

Art
Address: 1 St Andrew’s Rd., #06-02, National Gallery, 178957
Tel: 6866 1977
Opening hours: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Tues. to Sun.)

This rooftop bar is one with not just altitude but with attitude too. Standing at a peak of 282 metres (63 storeys) above ground, this outdoor post proclaims to be the “world’s highest alfresco bar”, assuring you of stunning 360-degree views of Singapore as the sun sets over the horizon. Stretching across the 61st – 63rd floors of One Raffles Place, enjoy this world-class nightlife destination, complete with an extensive cocktail list, comfy loungers and a lowered dance floor amid palm trees to dance the night away.

1-Altitude Gallery and Bar
Address: 1 Raffles Place, Level 63, 048616
Tel:  6438 0410 
Opening hours: 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Mon. to Fri.); 2 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Sat. to Sun.)

Reserve on Chope here.

3. CÉ LA VI

This cult favourite bar is located on the 57th floor of Marina Bay Sands – which means you are guaranteed an uninterrupted view of the the whole city. Get seated in the outdoor dining space under a huge red umbrella to watch the sunset in the evenings. Check out great bar snacks at the Sky Bar, offering Asian fusion tapas you won’t want to miss.

CÉ LA VI
Address: 1 Bayfront Ave., Level 57, Marina Bay Sands Skypark, Hotel Tower 3, 018971
Tel: 6508 2188
Sky Lounge opening hours: 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Weds. to Fri.); 3:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Sat.); 3:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. (Sun.)
Sky Bar opening hours: 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Mon. to Fri.); 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Sat.); 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (Sun.)

Reserve on Chope here (Sky Bar)
Reserve on Chope here (Restaurant)

4. LAVO

Yet another level 57 rooftop bar and restaurant gem at Marina Bay Sands, LAVO remains our top pick for a special evening. The bar/restaurant/lounge features classic Italian American cuisine ranging from pizzas and plates of pasta to grilled steaks. Plus, weekend brunches are a specialty at LAVO where you can expect classic brunch fare with mimosas in hand. Not to mention, bottomless mimosas every single Saturday from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at $48. Catch a stunning view of the city below, and the light show Spectra with dazzling lights and serene music.

*Please note the light show Spectra has temporarily halted until further notice due to Covid-19 restrictions.

LAVO
Address: 10 Bayfront Ave., Level 57, Marina Bay Sands Skypark, Hotel Tower 1, 018956
Tel: 6688 8591
Opening hours: 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. (Mon. to Sat.); 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Sun.)

Reserve on Chope here.

5. Lantern

Here’s a little titbit – the name of this bar at The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore is derived from the Clifford Pier‘s historical Chinese name, Red Lantern Pier, which was a landing point for Singapore’s early seafarers and immigrants.

However, the bar is everything but historical. Framed by an infinity lap pool, it offers enthralling panoramic views of the Marina Bay waterfront and Singapore’s skyline, making it the coveted destination for gourmet snacks, fine champagnes, signature cocktails (created by its resident mixologist) and wines.

Lantern
Address: 80 Collyer Quay, 049326
Tel: 6877 8911
Opening hours: 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (daily)

Reserve on Chope here.

6. Cook & Brew

On the 33rd floor of The Westin is Cook & Brew, a gastrobar-meets-fine-dining restaurant with international and local comfort food, from burgers to Singapore-style fried bee hoon. The elegant woody decor, with plush leather chairs and a homey feel, merits a cocktail in your hand while you appreciate the magnificent view of Marina Bay beneath.

Cook & Brew
Address: 12 Marina View, Level 33, The Westin Singapore, Asia Square Tower 1, 018961
Tel: 6922 6948
Opening hours: 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (daily)

Reserve on Chope here.

7. Loof

Lauded as one of Singapore’s best rooftop bar, Loof is known as Singapore’s quintessential local bar atop Odeon Towers. Though right in the heart of downtown CBD, the al fresco space is tucked away with lush greenery with a refreshing breeze, making it a little getaway. Enjoy carefully crafted Southeast Asian inspired cocktails with a local twist such as the “Singapore Sour” that contains sour plum extract, soda, calamansi and vodka, and a trio of alcoholic “Bubble Tea” specials that comes with tapioca.

Loof
Address: 331 North Bridge Rd., #03-07, Odeon Towers, 188720
Tel: 6337 9416
Opening hours: 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Mon. to Sat.)

Reserve on Chope here.

8. Artemis Grill

Head up to the 40th floor of CapitaGreen, nestled between the clouds and a 15,000 sq ft Sky Forest, to savour the Mediterranean’s rich culinary heritage at Artemis Grill. This restaurants features sustainably sourced fish and the finest organic ingredients for a true luxury and quality meal. Plus, there’s a private dining space you can book with your family or friends for a bougie dinner with a view of Marina Bay Sands.

Artemis Grill & Skybar
Address: 139 Market St., Level 40, CapitaGreen Rooftop, 048946
Tel: 6635 8677
Opening hours: 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Mon. to Fri.); 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Sat.)

9. Zafferano

This contemporary Italian restaurant is equal parts sophisticated and inventive, with a well-curated food menu that reads extremely well and a drinks menu that’s as extensive. This can be a perfect spot for a date night, with Zafferano’s romantic interior and outlooking Marina Bay, it will be a magical night indeed.

Zafferano
Address: 10 Collyer Quay, Level 43, Ocean Financial Centre, 049315
Tel: 6509 1488
Opening hours: 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. (daily) 

Reserve on Chope here.

10. Dusk Restaurant & Bar

Surrounded by the greenery of Mount Faber and away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Dusk Restaurant & Bar is the perfect spot to slow down time. Chill out at the outdoor dining space as you take in the views of Sentosa and beyond, with cable cars passing by. European tapas is the specialty here, so take your pick as you watch the sunset go down.

Dusk Restaurant & Bar
Address: 109 Mount Faber Rd., Level 2, Faber Peak Singapore, 099203
Tel: 6377 9688
Opening hours: 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. (Mon. to Sun.)

Reserve on Chope here.

11. Arbora Hilltop Garden & Bistro

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Also located 100 metres above sea level in the lush rainforest of Mount Faber, Abora serves up western and Asian dishes alike with a pretty hilltop garden view. This cosy spot is perfect to chill out with family and friends. Look at their cocktails and drinks menu, inspired by the botanical surroundings for a fresh and creative take.

Arbora Hilltop Garden & Bistro
Address: 109 Mount Faber Rd., Level 2, Faber Peak, 099203
Tel: 6377 9688
Opening hours: 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Mon. to Fri.); 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Sat. to Sun.)

Reserve on Chope here.

12. Southbridge

This rooftop bar at Boat Quay – overlooking Singapore River and the glittering skyline – is a great place to slurp oysters, paired with glasses of champagne or prosecco. The menu includes a range of craft cocktails to boot. The bar food here is not your average chips and olives. You’ll get satisfying stuff like pulled pork or wagyu sliders, and spaghetti with truffle and mushrooms – perfect for after-work sustenance.

Tip: You can enter via South Bridge Road – just look for its small black plaque next to the building lobby, then take the glass elevator up to the fifth floor.

Southbridge
Address: 80 Boat Quay, Level 5, Rooftop, 049868
Tel: 6877 6965
Opening hours: 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Mon. to Tues.); 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Weds. to Sun.)

Reserve on Chope here.

13. Mr. Stork

Mr Stork, nestled on Level 39 of the exquisite Andaz Singapore, is a tranquil rooftop bar set among tropical landscaping with cobbled pavements and ten teepee huts. The unobstructed 360-degree view of the city skyline and the heartlands is definitely a draw, so do try to come by in the late afternoon before it gets busy, for a nice stroll. The sunset is truly stunning. Cocktails here lean toward the fruity and floral style featuring garden herbs and fresh fruits.

Mr. Stork
Address: 5 Fraser St., Level 39, Andaz Singapore, 189354
Tel: 6408 1288
Opening hours: 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Mon. to Fri.); 3 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Sat. to Sun.)

13. Smoke & Mirrors

Perched on the rooftop of the National Gallery, Smoke & Mirrors is known for its progressive cocktail programme curated by head bartender Yugnes Susela. The flashy cocktail experience covers three senses: taste, sight and touch, so you’d be treated to unique flavours woven with imaginative presentation.

There’s a range of excellent gins, rums, Asian whisky and even agave in the bar menu to boot. But the drawcard has to be the view – this indoor/outdoor space affords a spectacular panorama of the Padang and Singapore’s skyline.

Smoke & Mirrors
Address: 1 St. Andrew’s Rd., #06-01, National Gallery Singapore, 178957
Tel: 9380 6313
Opening hours: 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. (daily)

Reserve on Chope here.

14. Potato Head Rooftop Bar

All these views of Marina Bay can get a little repetitive. Switch it up with heritage views of neighbourhood Keong Saik at Potato Head’s cosy rooftop bar. With the seriously delicious and decadent Three Buns burgers and tropical cocktails, you can’t go wrong with these vibes.

Potato Head Rooftop Bar
Address: 36 Keong Saik Rd., 089143
Tel: 6327 1939
Opening hours: 5 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Mon. to Thurs.); 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Fri. to Sun.)

Reserve on Chope here.

15. VUE

Say hello to Singapore’s first rooftop spritz bar. Perched on top of OUE Bayfront, step into magnificently high ceilings with beautiful archways and a view of, the one and only, Marina Bay Sands. There’s even an al fresco bar area to really enjoy that spectacular view. Expect eclectic flavours of East and West, starring binchotan-grilled specialities with a wide selection of wines from all over the world.

VUE
Address: 50 Collyer Quay, Level 19, OUE Bay Front, 049321
Tel: 8879 0923
Opening hours: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. (Mon. to Fri.); 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Sat. to Sun.); 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. (daily); 3 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Al Fresco Bar, daily)

Reserve on Chope here.

16. Yan

Beside Art is Cantonese fine dining restaurant, Yan. Expect familiar flavours of traditional Chinese cooking with modern day interpretations and thoughtful aestheticism. If you’re feeling adventurous, go for the Omakase menu (“leave it up to the chef”) for an off-menu dining experience based on the best seasonal produce. Outside of the elegant dining room you’ll find sweeping views of the Padang.

Yan
Address: 1 St. Andrew’s Rd., #05-02, National Gallery Singapore, 178957
Tel: 6384 5575
Opening hours: 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (daily)

Reserve on Chope here.

17. LeVeL33

Sitting atop of the penthouse at the Marina Bay Financial Centre, you’ll get the views of lush garden and the city central of Marina Bay. This urban microbrewery is a technical innovation of the Singapore rooftop bar scene, with freshly brewed beer at your service. The menu, too, incorporates beer flavour profiles into the dishes. Both the inside and outdoor dining spaces have amazing sky high views.

LeVeL33
Address: 8 Marina Blvd., #33-01, Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 1, 018981
Tel: 6834 3133
Opening hours: 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (daily)

18. Spago by Wolfgang Puck

Spago opened as the first international offshoot of Beverly Hill’s favourite Wolfgang Puck. This sophisticated bar and restaurants offers classic Californian dishes with fusion twists, as well as an array of fruity and rich cocktails. Also perched on Marina By Sands, with CÉ LA VI and LAVO, you’ll get the views of Marina Bay and the stunning infinity pool. For a casual vibe, chill out on the lounge chairs and watch the sunset with cocktail in hand.

Spago by Wolfgang Puck
Address: 10 Bayfront Ave., Level 57, Marina Bay Sands, Hotel Tower 2, 018956
Tel: 6688 9955
Opening hours: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (daily); 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (Sun. to Thurs.); 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Fri. to Sat.)

19. Braci

On top of a charming heritage shophouse by the Singapore River, Braci serves progressive Italian dishes and cocktails with a progressive twist. There’s a modern and elegant indoor dining area as well as a chic outdoor space to really soak in the view overlooking the river.

Braci
Address: 52 Boat Quay, Level 5/6, 049841
Tel: 6866 1933
Opening hours: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. (Mon.); 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. (Tues. to Thurs.); 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. (Fri.); 5 p.m to 11:30 p.m. (Sat.)

Reserve on Chope here.

20. Kinki Rooftop Bar

Sit under the starlit sky at Kinki Rooftop Bar with a full view of Marina Bay Sands. This popular modern Japanese spot serves up decadent sushi and Japanese inspired cocktails. The industrial patio and moody lighting screams night out with the pals to whine down the evening.

Kinki
Address: 70 Collyer Quay, #02-02, Customs House, 049323
Tel: 8363 6697
Opening hours: 5 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Mon. to Thurs.); 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. (Fri. to Sat.)

Reserve on Chope here.

21. The Other Roof

Perched on top of Ann Siang Hill House, this rooftop bar specialises in funky and creative cocktails. There are over 400 tea-infused drinks created in-house! Pair your drink with simply delicious tapas dishes while you breath in the fresh evening air. Look out to the view of old and new Singapore, from terracotta shophouse roofs to sky high buildings in the background. Plus, you can be fresh oysters every day for just $1.50 each!

The Other Roof
Address: 28 Ann Siang Rd., Ann Siang House Hotel (Blue Shop House, Rooftop, 069708
Tel: 6100 2882
Opening hours: 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Weds. to Fri.); 2:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Sat. to Sun.)

Originally by Chris Ong in The Finder, Issue 294, and Pinky Chng / Last updated by Isabel Wibowo

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