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Blk D, #01-08 Clarke Quay | River Valley Road, Singapore 179023, Singapore
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Friendly atmosphere and service. Had lunch rather than visiting in busy after six time. Generous serves for tapas. May be different in busy times.

Thank Glynn A
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was average, service was average but most of all you couldn't get fresh bread to soak up the sauces. They wanted to give us grill baguettes slices. The only reason for this is they are using stale bread. Give it a miss.

Thank PeterAGordon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I and my friends decided to treat ourselves with a night out party and ended up in this bar restaurant. We passed by this restaurant and got attracted with their halfprice happy hour till 9pm.(what a save of money). but the most amazing part of our night is when the band play( the antidote). they are really good/talented and very... More 

Thank eric d
Langkawi, Malaysia
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110 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tapas are average, paella could be better. Generous ingredients within however, good for 2-3 persons. Live band starts at 9.30pm which is probably the attraction. Wine was ok, decently priced. Service could be better, was difficult to get someone to serve you, and they do not even refill your water.

Thank LipSengYap
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to sit and relax while in Singapore. Foods are good ( not so great ) and staff are very attentive. Overall good experience. Prices seem high but it is quite common for all outlets in Clarke Quay.

Thank Win Myint A
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at octapas last night, being from Spain I thought we should try tapas. What a terrible experience!! we ordered the tabla and the tortilla, the tabla was $45.00 Singapore dollars and all we got was chorizo that must of been cut days ago, no taste and looked off !! A couple of olives and some fatty salami,... More 

Thank Paula B
Surrey, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Good food, good service for Singapore! Great location! A good place to take colleagues that doesn't break the works budget and has food to suit everyone's taste. It also won't embarrass you with poor service like many other places do. It gives colleagues an opportunity to see more of partying singapore if they wish.

Thank Karen B
San Diego, California
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the service and the food. We ordered the meat Paella for two, the batata brava, and the garlic mushrooms. Very reasonable prices consider the most tourist area in Singapore.

Thank BatoolMorales
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Food was quite tasty and location is nice. Service was slightly odd, since there were no Spaniards anywhere - trying to have the people understand that I would order little and often was a struggle! That being said it was a pleasant evening.

Thank gmslb
Port Coquitlam, Canada
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Love the share plates. Everything was very tasty. There is outdoor seating right at the river edge as well as indoor seating. We were there at lunch during the week so it wasn't crowded. It would be fun to experience in the evening as they have a live band. Great location at Clarke Quay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Spanish, Bar, Mediterranean
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blk D, #01-08 Clarke Quay | River Valley Road, Singapore 179023, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > The Quays
  • Neighborhood: The Quays
  • Phone Number: +6568372938
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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Staying in The Quays

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The Quays
From Marina Bay, a walk along Singapore River will take you through the three Quays of the city, each offering a very different atmosphere. Boat Quay features historical sites and a buzzing riverfront vibe. Clarke Quay caters to the party crowd, while Robertson Quay appeals to the leisurely wanderer. Weekends at Robertson Quay and Martin Road also give a peek into the lives of expats in Singapore, as the riverfront teems with joggers, dog walkers, and those getting their caffeine fix over brunch or enjoying a burger and a beer. No matter what you’re up for, the three Quays have something to keep you happy, day or night.
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