Top things to do in Gili Islands

Top Choice Vegan in Gili Trawangan

Pituq Waroeng

Where else in the world will you find classic Indonesian fare reinterpreted as exquisite vegan tapas? Gather a group of friends (including any and all carnivores), sit together at one of the low-rise tables and orde…
Top Choice Lounge in Gili Trawangan

Casa Vintage Beach

Facing Bali's Gunung Agung and some superb sunsets, Casa Vintage is the best place to enjoy a sundowner on Trawangan. A brochure-perfect beach is littered with cushions and loungers, trees shelter hammocks and trest…
Top Choice Bar in Gili Meno

Brother Hood

How to describe this place? On one hand, it's an educational hub promoting a cleaner island through trash pickups (each Sunday at 3.30pm) and recycling workshops where you can make dreamcatchers, glass cups, bamboo …
Top Choice Indonesian in Gili Air

Ruby's

One of the finest places to eat in the Gilis. Candles flicker atop wooden tables at this back-lane eatery. The menu is short and there are daily specials; the secret here is the namesake genius in the kitchen. The c…
Top Choice Indonesian in Gili Trawangan

Warung Dewi

The best traditional warung on Gili T is just a few steps back from the high-priced bustle of the main strip. The nasi campur is fantastic (coconut sambal, jackfruit curry, fried chicken and several vegetable sides …
Top Choice Health Food in Gili Air

Pachamama

This oh-so-hip health food restaurant brews its own kombucha, crafts exotic smoothies (or cocktails!) and has lots of flavourful veg, vegan and gluten-free options. It's a bit out of the way in the northern interior…
Top Choice Asian in Gili Trawangan

Jali Kitchen

Distressed wood, gorgeous tiles and abundant foliage combine to give this eye-pleasing restaurant a chic and earthy vibe. The Asian-fusion dishes combine the familiar with the exotic in intriguing ways, and there ar…
Top Choice Indonesian in Gili Meno

Warung Pak Man Buati

Chef Juno became something of a local hero after the 2018 earthquakes when he tirelessly fed the Meno community with all the food he could muster. His homestyle Indonesian cooking remains the stuff of island legends…
Top Choice Indonesian in Gili Meno

Sasak Cafe

Set near Meno's quiet western shore, this island-casual resto does crispy fish and other yummy Sasak dishes. At sunset, it brings tables and chairs out onto the nearby beach for cocktails and live music as the sky t…
Lounge in Gili Air

Pura Vida

A stylish bar with huge pillows and a rainbow of tables and chairs on the sand. Classy jazz plays over the sound system, and some nights there's live reggae music. A wood-fired oven produces great thin-crust pizzas …