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All your old backpacker favourites in a cosy, intimate atmosphere...
Rumah Putih's sleek combination of a cool cafe and leafy garden seating is a real surprise in dusty, noisy Bandarlampung...
Black-and-white pictures of Hollywood stars and 1960s rockers attract a mixed crowd of Indonesian tourists and Bukittinggi's bright young things...
Head to the rear of the Plaza Lotus shopping centre for Cito Cafe's surprisingly cosmopolitan mix of espresso coffee, sheesha (water pipes) and a cross section of Bandarlampung's student crowd tucking into well-pri...
Smoothies, juices, good coffee and cold beers all feature at this combination cafe/bakery just across the road from the beach...
Opening hours are decidedly haphazard, but it's worth dropping by to see if this warung attached to a Buddhist temple and community centre is open. Good-value vegetarian snacks include popiah (spring rolls).
This traveller-friendly place near the main intersection in Maninjau combines backpacker staples with a few local dishes. It also runs movie nights, and is your best option for a few cold beers.
Still playing 1970s rock and waiting for the world to change maaan, but the food’s always good. Service can be a tad slow, so count on ordering a second juice or Bintang.
Good food, cold beer, relaxed outdoor lounges, internet access and the best guacamole in town. Sorted in Sumatra.
Need a chocolate muffin fix? Try the sublime offerings at Serba Cokelet. The iced coffee is pretty good too.
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