Sunk by rising wine costs? Save money by drinking (responsibly!) at the best wine free-flows in town.
Top image: The Mad Poet
Sorry guys–this one’s just for the ladies. Bright yellow couches against earth toned interiors are warm and inviting, right in the heart of Orchard Road. Wednesday is ladies night, where free flow champagne, housepour spirits, wines and a complimentary bar snack ($35 nett, Wed 7.30-9pm) are rolled out. The ladies get additional 50 percent off champagne, wines and standard house pours all the way till closing.
4/F Grand Park Orchard, 270 Orchard Road. Tel: 6603 8855
The Mad Poet
Bottle of red, white, or rosé? Quench your thirst at The Mad Poet every Thursday when wines and cheeses flow freely ($33+, Thu 6-8pm). Indulge in their Pinot Grigio Montelvini and Merlot Montelvini. To go along with this unceasing trickle of tipple are cheeses such as Kapiti herb and garlic triple cream cheese, Kapiti Kahakatea camembert and Whitestone chef’s brie.
#01-23/24 China Court, 20 Cross Street. Tel: 6557 0312
The Wine Company
Grab a group of your best friends and enjoy Sundays brunching at The Wine Company, which has been around almost 10 years with five outlets. At three of their branches including Dempsey and Evans, they offer a free flow of bubbly in the form of Welmoed Sparkling Brut ($19.90+, Sun 12pm-3pm), a dry and refreshing afternoon tipple.
Sentosa Boardwalk, 6 Sentosa Gateway. Tel: 6376 9029
Any day is a great day for wine at Wine BOS at their free flow wine buffet ($20+, daily 8-10pm). As a wholesaler, they keep prices more than economical. Drink up from bottles such as Goldleaf Classic White, Sunrise Cabernet Sauvignon as well as some sparkling varieties at this cosy shophouse in the cultural Kampong Glam area.
787 North Bridge Road. Tel: 6538 7886
Perch yourself at this central hangout with one of the longest free flows of wine. The deal ($35++, daily 5-9pm except Wed, Fri and PH eve) includes red, white and sparkling wine, as well as beer and a complimentary mini Wine Mansion platter. On Wednesdays, ladies pay just $25++ for the same.
20 Keong Saik Road. Tel: 6532 4338