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Octapas

Blk D, #01-08 Clarke Quay | River Valley Road, Singapore 179023, Singapore
+6568372938
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Ranked #2,272 of 7,218 Restaurants in Singapore
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: Spanish
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Octapas Spanish Tapas Bar is a cool and sexy hotspot to hit Clarke Quay. Launched on 8 August 2010, guests can expect to experience all things Spanish including a myriad of hot and cold tapas, traditional chilled Sangria, Paellas and more. This authentic experience is topped off with live entertainment and energetic service from staff dressed in seductive black and red, complete with flowers in their hair and a welcoming smile.
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English first
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW via mobile

A great place to dine in Singapore. Good atmosphere, good views and wonderful food. Especially good at happy hour when selected drinks are half price. Beef marinated in sherry is particularly good.

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Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I went here with my wife & another couple, as one of our group wanted a break from Asian cuisine. What a mistake. The food was appalling, the service ordinary, the price overly expensive for what you get, and the portion size minute. I ordered the Gratinised fish, it came burnt , hard as a rock, in what could be... More

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Porto
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295 reviews 295 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

An excellent option to dine wine and Spanish tapas. The location is very good at Clarke Quay area and they have the best live music later in the evening

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Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

Nice location but that's the only good thing. Staff is ok, just doing their job. Dishes are very small and super overpriced!! Totally a TOURIST TRAP: payed $70 for 3 small tapas and 2 drinks during happy hour(!!)... Guess what, we had a good kebap just around the corner to fill our empty stomaches:)

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Location is greate in Clarke Quay nice sitting outside. Food was just okay, nothing espectacular there are better places for tapas. But a place to have a great srink in a great location.

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Melbourne, Australia
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127 reviews 127 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We ate here one night because we needed to quickly grab something before we went to the Night Safari. The food was very expensive and whilst it was nice, it was nothing special. We paid about $120 for 5 tapas dishes and three drinks. We did go during happy hour so drinks were half price. The restaurant is located on... More

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Enjoyed the food and the beer but was pretty expensive for what we had. Still we had a great view and good service so overall was good. Toilets are a long way from the restaurant.

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Right on Clarke Quay it is, like many of the other places, a good option to sit outside, have a drink, and people watch. And I would stop there. Foolishly, I went on to the food. Everything was over salted and over sauced as if trying to cover the food up. Octopus and shrimp were both overcooked. Just overall a... More

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Singapore River, Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This is a good venue for just chilling out and the band are very good. The seating spacing is nicely arranged and you feel crowded. Its located by the Singapore River and there is lots to do and see there. I highly recommend this venue.

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Top Contributor
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53 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Given that Clarke Quay seems to close down at the weekends I was really pleased to find this nice restaurant open. The service was on the slow side and the restaurant quiet. I had an excellent paella and the restaurant added extra prawns for me at SDG10.00. Good value bottle of white wine and enjoyed sitting outside over looking the... More

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