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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 Vegan in Gili Trawangan

Pituq Café

More lifestyle choice than food choice, this hippie-trail-to-Kerala place combines yoga, dreadlocks and exquisite vegan fare (think rösti with cauliflower puree, lime, shallots and coriander) in a chilled-out open-a…
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, behind a few small fresh-produce stands. The nasi campur is fantastic (coconut sambal, jackfruit curry, f…
Top Choice Market in Gili Trawangan

Pasar Malam

Blooming every evening in front of Gili T's market, this night market is the place to indulge in a galaxy of Lombok flavours, including tangy noodle salads, savoury fried treats, smoky grilled chicken, grilled fresh…
Top Choice Indonesian in Gili Air

Ruby's

One of the finest places to eat in the Gilis. Candles flicker atop bamboo 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 Clothing in Gili Trawangan

Casa Vintage

The best boutique on Gili T is tucked on a backstreet near the cafe Il Pirata. It's a treasure trove of vintage fashion sourced internationally, and displayed with grace. Browse chunky earrings, superb leather bags,…
Top Choice International in Gili Trawangan

Kokomo

One of the more formal dining spots on the island, Kokomo creates complex dishes with fresh local seafood and select imported meats. Lots of fresh salads, wonderful steaks and pasta – but for the ultimate treat, opt…
Top Choice Indonesian in Gili Meno

Sasak Cafe

Set on Meno's quiet western shore, this bamboo-and-thatch, island-casual resto takes on a rosy glow when the sun sets, and the only disturbance is the tap-tap of traditional boatbuilders working on the beach nearby.…
Top Choice Cafe in Gili Trawangan

Kayu Café

The main cafe here, on the inland side of the strip, has a lovely array of healthy baked goods, salads, sandwiches, rice bowls and the island's best juices, all served in air-con comfort. Across the road, the beach …
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Gili Meno

Art Shop Botol

Art Shop Botol is a large handicrafts stall just south of Kontiki Meno hotel. Choose from masks, Sasak water baskets, wood carvings and gourds. It's run by an elderly shopkeeper with 11 children and countless grandc…