17 Jalan Pinang, 6298-2420, www.artistryspace.com. Open Tue — Sun 10am — 7pm.
An exceptionally cool Singapore cafe showcasing emerging artists and hosting far-out gigs, Artistry is the first brick and mortar establishment to accept Bitcoin. Since rolling it out in July this year, the homegrown coffee advocate has seen profits from the payment channel, whose value continues to rise steadily.
23 Haji Ln., www.cad.sg. Open Mon — Wed 8am — 10pm, Thu — Fri 8am — midnight, Sat 10am — midnight, Sun 10am — 8pm.
Another great hangout just a stone’s throw away from Artistry is this amazing, graffiti-decked alcove serving Toby’s Estate coffee and excellent craft beers. We also featured CAD as a special mention in our story on great Singapore cafes you can do work in.
#01-19 Albert Court, 180 Albert St., 9755-8929. Open Mon — Sun 4pm — midnight.
Planning to spend your bitcoins on pints of Czech craft beers? Look no further then Hospoda Microbrewery.
#B1-16 Tanjong Pagar MRT Station, 120 Maxwell Rd., 6532-2133.
If you’re a Mac warrior, stock up on those coins and get your accessories — earphones, mouse, iPod Photo and more — here.
Small businesses that have already joined the Bitcoin movement can add themselves to Coinmap.org.
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