Where to Get the Best Wines in Singapore

Are you planning to expand your knowledge about wines? Or do you want to try something you don’t have in your personal bar at home? These are the wine bars you need to visit in Singapore.

Verre Modern Bistro & Wine Bar
Choose from a variety of appetisers, mains, tarte flambee, sides, desserts and pastries, and wine bites. They also serve coffee, tea, bottled beers, juices and wine cocktails besides red, white, sparkling, sweet and rose wines by glass. Located at 8 Rodyk Street, Verre is open from 4 pm to 12 am Mondays to Thursdays, 4 pm to 1 am on Fridays and Saturdays, and 4 pm to 11 pm on Sundays.

Praelum Wine Bistro
The name praelum or winepress should speak for itself. Praelum has been serving wine connoisseurs since 2011. They even have their own cellar with over 1,000 bottles. Pair a glass of wine with any of the authentic French cuisine. You can also take your friends to sample a beverage in their weekly Learn-a-Drink or book a wine class party for a group of 8 to 25 people. Praelum is located at 4 Duxton Hill.

Caveau Bar
They have a day menu for early visitors consisting of coffee, tea, chocolate and milk drinks, mojito and craft beers. They also serve excellent food such as duck rillette with crostini, cheese platter, and jamon Iberico reserva ham platter. The best part however is their long list of wines and spirits. Caveau Bar is located at 1 Scotts Road, Shaw Centre. The bar is open from 10:30 am to 11 pm Sundays to Thursdays and from 10:30 am to 1 am on Fridays and Saturdays.

Napoleon Food & Wine Bar
Napoleon’s pride is their menu of 32 European wines in Enomatic wine dispensers. They also do retail and wholesale of French wines directly imported from their sources. Not only that, they also serve French and Asian cuisine. You need to try their shrimp truffle angel hair, hand-cut Angus beef tartate, smoked whole spring chicken and seared tuna steak. If you’re planning a group party, Napoleon offers wine tasting lessons and appreciation classes. Located at 206 Telok Ayer Street, Napoleon is open until midnight from Mondays to Saturdays.

O Batignolles
The name is taken from a French village while the restaurant’s theme is inspired by Parisian bistros. If you’re looking for French wines such as red, white, rose, cremant and champagne, this is the best place to visit because they also serve authentic French bistro food. Drop by O Batignolles at 2 Gemmill Lane from 12 noon to 12 midnight Mondays to Fridays, 11 am to 12 midnight on Saturdays and 11 am to 11 pm on Sundays.

13% Gastro Wine
Founded by an experienced wine connoisseur and an award-winning chef, you’ll never go wrong with 13% Gastro Wine. They also serve cheese puffs, fries, black pudding, crab cake, sardines, sweets, pizza, baked Camembert, Iberico, cheese and many more. The bar is located at the 2nd Floor of a shop house at 14 Aliwal Street.