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Lau Pa Sat

Complete your Singapore experience by visiting Lau Pa Sat, an iconic destination for anyone who wants to experience a mix of stunning architecture, colourful history, and delicious local food.

Located in the heart of Singapore’s financial district, Lau Pa Sat is an eye-catching attraction thanks to its unique architectural design — its octagonal shape complemented by ornamental columns is truly an architectural masterpiece. Today, Lau Pa Sat is the place to be if you want to try mouthwatering local delicacies — street food with Chinese, Malay, and Western influence will surely give you a gastronomic experience. Sipping beer in Lau Pa Sat relishing the unique flavour of the food is a great way to end the day.



Lau Pa Sat is located at 18 Raffles Quay, Singapore.


Opening Days and Hours

This attraction is open 24 hours, daily.


Entry Fee and Bookings

Entrance is free.


How to Get There

  • From the city centre, board an MRT to Raffles Quay Station.
  • Take Exit 1.
  • Walk the rest of the way to Lau Pa Sat.


Suggested For

  • Backpackers/solo travelers
  • Couples
  • Group of friends
  • Families


Time to Spend

Average duration spent in this attraction is 2 to 3 hours.


Popularity and Best Time to Go

The best time to visit Lau Pa Sat is during the night time. This attraction comes alive after the sun sets.



Dining options range from street food to restaurants like Urban Roti, Asian Grill, Yummitori, Artemis, Mamacitas, Shree Ganga, and Grain Traders.


Nearby Attractions

  • 4D Adventureland
  • Imbiah Lookout
  • Madame Tussauds
  • Marina Bay
  • Gardens by the Bay



Porcelain Hotel, Furama City Center, Hotel Clover, Opera House Hotel, Oasia Hotel Downtown, and Champion Hotel City are some of the options near Lau Pa Sat. Rates range from USD 70 to USD 250.

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