Singapore’s men these days are getting more involved with their personal grooming. A majority of the men now don’t mind spending a portion of their money to take care of their image. This includes going for facials, wet shaves and gentlemen haircuts at novelty barbershops. The prices of the services provided can range from $25 for a basic haircut to around $100 for an all in one package depending on the barbers. With the influx of barbershops setting up everywhere, we’ve sought out a few popular places that you can keep in mind before you get a haircut. Here are 7 barbershops you need to check out in Singapore.
1) Panic Room
Photo: Panic Room
Panic Room is a fuss free barbershop with a whole lotta energy running throughout the place. The barbers love what they do and it’s one of their philosophies there. It’s always a packed place at Panic Room and it’s a smart idea to make an appointment first before heading there. Haircuts start from $35 and they do include other services such as beard trimming and shaving.
311A Geylang Road Lorong 17.
Mon – Sat: 11am – 9pm
Sun: 1030am – 630pm
2) Hounds of Baskervilles
The first few barbershops to really make a name for themselves, Hounds of Baskerville takes pride in their trade and makes sure their customers leave their shop satisfied. Also a tattoo parlour, don’t let their rude appearances fool you. They’re a funny bunch with a wicked sense of humour; they’ll send your funny bones to the ER. Check them out.
24 Bali Lane. Singapore 189860.
Mon – Fri: 11am – 8pm
Sat: 11am – 7pm
Sultans of Shaves
Located at the CBD, it’s little wonder that the workers around the area regularly visit this place. Sultans of Shaves, aims to provide the “finest barbering experience” men could have. They handpicked the product themselves and have since marketed brands that they’re proud of. Haircuts go for $48 and upwards. If you lads really want to pamper yourself, then this is one of the few places to go.
11 North Canal Rd #02-01. Singapore 048824 .
Mon – Fri:1030am – 9pm
Sat: 11am – 6pm
Photo: Jermyn Street
Founded in 1664 in London, Jermyn Street has bucket loads of experience in their industry and you can be sure to expect tiptop service from them. Located inside a two-storey shop house, you can expect to have your hair cut and beards trimmed in a traditional setting. They also do men manicure, pedicure, and eyebrow grooming. You can be sure that you’ll step out of their place looking like a newborn man after their service. Make your bookings with them now!
108 Amoy Street
Mon – Fri: 11am – 9pm
Sat: 10am – 8pm
Photo: Deep Cuts
Housed in an attic at Kampong Bahru, Deep Cuts is probably one of the fastest growing barbershop in terms of popularity. Combining both hardwork and talent, they ensure that each head that they work on is a piece of art. It helps a lot when the barbers are all friendly and welcoming, and always ensure that we’re comfortable. Haircuts are priced at $28 while beard sculpting are priced at $18. Best to make an appointment before heading down as the barbers can get quite busy.
85 Kampong Bahru Road. Singapore 169380.
Mon – Fri: 2pm – 10pm
Sat – Sun: 11am – 10pm
The Golden Rule Barber Co.
This no nonsense straight up barbershop is one of the best places to get your hair cut. Fast and fuss free service by dedicated boys who takes pride in their work is exactly what you need when you have to get a haircut. They also have a clothing line if you’re interested to get a few of their tees. They have two places for a haircut; Soho and Studio, both a few metres away from each other. Soho provides regular haircuts and shaving while Studio has hair colouring services.
188 Race Course Road / Roberts lane, #01-02. Singapore 218612
Mon-Fri: 11am – 10pm
Sat: 11am – 9pm
Sun/Public Holiday: 11am – 5pm
66A Race Course Road, Level 2. Singapore 218570
Mon-Sat: 11am – 9pm
Sun/Public Holiday: CLOSED
Grease Monkey Barber Garage
Photo: Grease Monkey
From leading Caracal, one of Singapore’s first post-hardcore bands, to leading a bunch of badass barbers, KC seem to be a jack of all trades. Grease Monkey Barber Garage is our island’s very first lifestyle barbering garage dedicated to bikers. Take a step into the barbershop and you’ll know exactly why. KC and his crew may look like first class thugs but rest assured, they know their trade inside out. One of the coolest places for a haircut in Singapore, check them out!
15 Mayo Street. Singapore 208312
Mon – Sat: 11am – 9pm
Sun: 11am – 5pm