Nightlife

Top Choice Cafe in Semarang

Hero Coffee

This delightful cafe is one of several popping up in the old city area. Housed in a beautifully restored colonial terrace, with a pink awning and wrought-iron details, it features international favourites including …
Cafe in Semarang

Bloem Café

For those feeling inspired by DMZ, the 3D 'trick art' museum opposite, this sweet little coffee shop helps continue the sense of illusion into the daylight. The tiny bakery is festooned in plastic flowers, with the …
Cafe in Kudus

Chocobean Kudus

This eye-catching cafe, decorated with giant cartoons, is a popular place for a juice or coffee in the evening. For those wanting to try durian without the anti-social effect of handling this obnoxious fruit, the ca…
Club in Semarang

E Plaza

Semarang can be lacking when it comes to nightlife, but this popular complex, right by the Simpang Lima square, contains an upmarket club, cinema and lounge bar. It draws a young energetic crowd and is a good bet fo…
Pub in Semarang

On On Pub

A classic expat hangout in the centre of town, this pub sells ice-cold draught Bintang as well as decent international food, including the famous OMG sausage!
Karaoke in Semarang

Happy Puppy

With giant TV screens and opportunities for karaoke in each of the multiple cubicles, this bright red venue extends a fun night out. Besides, who can resist the name? Food is available, but it makes a better nightsp…