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Boat key plenty to see. A hive of activity. Great place for a meal or just a look round. Lets you see the old and new. Can get a little crowded try the boat ride on the rive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Frank M
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Came here for dinner with my husband one night during a three day stay in the city. We had drinks at a lovely bar and then went to dinner at a fab Indian restaurant on the waterfront (the name escapes me but it was excellent!) Beautiful views of the city at night, lovely to walk around looking at all the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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Boat key plenty to see. A hive of activity. Great place for a meal or just a look round. Lets you see the old and new. Can get a little crowded try the boat ride on the rive. Plenty of photo opportunities. Try the penny black for a drink.

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Hobart, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us visited Boat Quay and sat by the water, watching the boats travelling up and down the river. We had fajitas, plum chicken in lovely slightly overcast weather which was not too hot and with a slight breeze off the water it truly was a perfect day. Loved it and highly recommend to chill out.

Thank priestesscreations
Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is no doubt that Boat Quay is a beautiful location by the river, with many restaurants on the bank of the river offering riverside seating and a great view of the river. Add to that the restored shophouses on the restaurant side of the river and you have the perfect picture for the tourist guides. And when you are... More 

Thank Raymond B
Stuttgart, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many different small bars which are not as crowded as at the Clarke Quay. For a few chill drinks in the evening a good place.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this place on a cloudy evening by a ferri. It was an amazing trip. If you're a tourist, you should not miss this boat ride.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to learn about the history of Singapore's colonial past and also to take many photographs as keepsakes. Lots of art and sculptures along the way for the art buff. I would skip the eateries on either side of the river because they are all rather pricey. Not a great place on rainy days. And do bring along an... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place to get to from somewhere to somewhere. Good to pick up a boat trip to tour the Singapore River, but otherwise not worth going to on it's own.

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Kuwait, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch and was impressed. Great restaurants overlooking the water. You can even catch some otters if you are lucky.

Thank Nidal T
San Diego, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must do this tour. It is about 40 minutes long. It costs S$25. I recommend you do it at night for two reasons: the view is beautiful with all the city lights on and because it is less hot. The boats have a narrator in English which explains every sights. A truly enjoyable experience. Highly recommend

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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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