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Address: Boat Quay, Singapore, Singapore
Phone Number: 1800 6736 2000
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Lively but pricey

Boat Quay is a visually charming location in a good spot, downtown on the Singapore River. Especially at night time it's a hustling bustling hive of activity. And I do mean... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Perth, Australia

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Boat Quay is a visually charming location in a good spot, downtown on the Singapore River. Especially at night time it's a hustling bustling hive of activity. And I do mean hustling as every restaurant seems to have young ladies outside pressing you to come into their eatery. For me that makes it a bit too touristy and a bit... More 

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Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Be careful about the restaurants. Some of them might be cheating. We ordered food which was completely different from picture. The quantity was almost half than the picture and it was not even tasty. Wish I could remember the restaurant's name. If I do, I will remember to post it here later.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Boat Quay and Clarke Quay are the very touristy nightlife locations along the Singapore river. Restaurants line the river with many waiters trying to pull you in. There are a few shopping centre located on the river too. I do recommend trying the Jumbo seafood restaurant on the river where you can get the famous chili and pepper crab.

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Newcastle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The boat ride is really pretty of a night with all the lights around the shore line it is just beautiful. Great way to head over to marine quay. The only down side to the boat ride is the light show is on at night but the boat finishes prior to the end of the show, therefore making it hard... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

we went for the afternoon walk here, loved the colorful windows and doors of the building, quite antique and old fashion in the middle of modern buildings.

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Very nice place to go. While having a boat ride, you get to know the entire history of Singapore which is very interesting. Take the late evening boat, so that you can enjoy the laser show. Food choice is very high on Boat Quay.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Its a nice way to see & enjoy Singapore, without the traffic. Get your camera ready as you can easily take photos of the architecture, historical buildings, the icon of Singapore - the Merlion and nice art pieces by the bank of the river.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Boat Quay is a very picturesque place as you can see two sides of Singapore that relies on one common thing - the river. You see both skyscrapers and traditional Peranakan-styled shophouses which now are used as restaurants. About S$20 could get you on a river taxi/cruise that'll take you along the river. Really picturesque and near to other attractions.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The ambience of d place is mind blowing. Some cafes were playing live music. Dining by d river is an amazing experience on its own. Marina bay sands at d backdrop, and singapore's cool crowd makes it way too thrilling... A must for all

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Boat Quay is conveniently located at Raffles Place and sits along Singapore River. Its lined with rows of shophouses that have stood the test of time through Singapore's history and have been restored to their former glory. On the ground floor are mainly eateries and pubs while the upper floors are offices. You can find many cuisines here: Japanese, Italian,... More 

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Address: Boat Quay, Singapore, Singapore
Phone Number: 1800 6736 2000
Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore

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