Best Night Markets in Singapore | Where to shop at Night?
Highlife | Lifestyleby Priyadarshini 9 October 2020
Singapore’s shopping scene is dominated by megamalls and huge shopping complex with top-notch fashion brands at the display. But in Southeast Asia shopping is not complete without hip flea markets. In Singapore, most of the night markets are near the city center and ethnic quarters like Chinatown, Little India, etc. Read below to know about the best night markets in Singapore.
We have curated a list of cool night markets for you to visit and shop from. So, give the plush malls a-miss & hit these vibrant night markets for an exciting shopping ride!
Chinatown Street Market
It is one of the most popular street markets in Singapore and has a lot to offer. From fashion items to souvenirs, electronics, antiques you will find everything here. The street stalls and cheap restaurants here serve mouth-watering food. It is also known as Chinatown Food Street so, do give it a try when you visit. You will find Singaporean authentic dishes such as stingray, satay, roast duck, chicken rice, kway teow, dim sums, and much more. Everything is priced reasonably and this market is close to MRT Station as well. This one of the best night markets in the city.
Bugis Street Market
This night market is a must-visit for both tourists and Singaporeans. Bugis Market is one of the largest, cheapest places to shop from. Souvenirs, postcards, and station items are hot-selling items and you can get them for as low as S$1. The range of clothing is also extensive and there is something to suit every budget. Make sure you dig through and you will get quality for the things you buy. Prices for apparels start at as low as S$5 and you can also get footwear starting from S$15.
This market is located in Little India and here you get an authentic taste of the Singaporean street market scene as compared to other places. Tekka center is situated on the corner of Buffalo and Serangoon Road. Also, you will find a wet market for fresh seafood and vegetables here. It may be not the most polished place to go shopping but you will find reasonable clothing here. Plenty of hawkers are spread across the market offering Biryani and other food items. We recommend you try once and you won’t be disappointed as it is one of the best night markets in Singapore.
Little India Arcade
With its bold orange exterior sitting on the vibrant Serangoon Road, this shopping complex calls for attention. Here, you will find clothing collection from India & Arab countries. Also, a vast collection of fabrics and homeware items are available. The shopping complex has narrow alleyways and you need to navigate through them to find treasures of aromatic spices, dried herbs, bright artwork, unique accessories, and everything at a discounted price. Visit during the evenings to avoid the heat.
China Square Central Flea Market
If you visit here over the weekends, then you will find multiple chairs and tables laid out inside and outside the building. Good thing, this market has air-conditioning and you can buy anything here, from comic books, to toys, antiques and vintage china items, and much more. The stalls in this market are packed and it’s an interesting place to shop from in Chinatown.
So, now you know all the best night markets in Singapore!
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