Ikigai Izakaya @ The Riverwalk

Ikigai Izakaya @ The Riverwalk
Ikigai Izakaya @ The Riverwalk
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  • Best for
    Izakaya with live music on weekends
  • Address
    20 Upper Circular Road, #B1, #01/06 The Riverwalk, Singapore 058416
  • Phone
  • Opening hours
    Mon to Fri 16:00 – 00:00

    Sat 16:00 – 4:00

    (Closed on Sun & PH)
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  • Ikigai Izakaya is a contemporary Japanese izakaya located in Singapore, which utilizes the highest quality ingredients to deliver authentic Oriental flavors.

    The restaurant is situated by the Singapore River and boasts an outdoor seating area, perfect for a lively gathering with family and friends.

    "Ikigai" is a term in Japanese that means "reason for being" in English. This philosophy is the foundation of the experience provided at Ikigai Izakaya, which goes beyond just the food and atmosphere.


    • Live music on weekends: If you are a music lover, head on to Ikigai Izakaya on weekends. More than just a dining venue, Ikigai Izakaya is a haven for foodies and music enthusiasts alike.
    • Friendly and attentive staff: Regular customers at Ikigai Izakaya swear by the quality of service that you get. The servers are friendly and very attentive. Some of them have even become friends with the regulars!
    • Wide range of food and drink choices: Ikigai Izakaya offers a wide range of Japanese izakaya treats, from grilled meats and vegetables to hearty appetizers and savory fried bites. They also have a long list of drinks that cater to a variety of preferences.
    • Dine with your fur friends: Ikigai Izakaya is a pet-friendly restaurant. You can drop by the next time you take an afternoon stroll with your furry friends along the river. They even hosted an event for dog owners and their pets last Christmas!


    • Appetizers: S$2 – S$15
    • Agemono (deep fried): S$7 – S$20
    • Yakitori (chicken skewers): S$2 – S$13
    • Yakiyasai (grilled vegetables): S$3 – S$4
    • Maki: S$2 – S$28
    • Yakimono (grilled/pan-fried): S$5 – S$120
    • Donburi (rice bowl): S$10 – S$38
    • Noodles: S$8 – S$20
    • Sashimi: S$10 – S$48
    • Dessert: S$5.5 – S$7.5


    • Draft beer: S$12 – S$14 per pint
    • Bottled beer: S$9 – S$14
    • Wine: S$62 – S$408 per bottle
    • Scottish whiskies: S$178 – S$328 per bottle
    • Japanese whiskies: S$148 – S$248 per bottle
    • Spirits: S$188 – S$408 per bottle
    • Sake: S$26 – S$98 per bottle
    • Shochu and umeshu: S$18 – S$88 per bottle
    • Cocktails: S$18
    • Tea cocktails: S$16
    • Mocktails: S$12
    • Non-alcoholic beverages: S$2 – S$7


    • Gyu Saikoro Steak (Black Angus Beef Tenderloin)
    • Buta Bara (Grilled Pork Belly)
    • Tebasaki (Chicken Wings)
    • Ei Hire (Grilled Stingray)
    • Dragon Roll
    • Century Egg Tofu

    LOOK & FEEL: Ikigai Izakaya embodies the ideal balance of yin and yang, harmoniously blending into its natural surroundings with the flowing water, representing the essence of life in Japanese culture. Its air-conditioned indoor dining space, with an industrial theme, exudes an edgy ambiance, while the spacious al fresco area offers a picturesque view of the Singapore River.

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