Nightlife

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 Lounge in Gili Air

Pura Vida

A stylish bamboo bar with huge pillows right on the sand. Classy jazz plays over the sound system, and some nights there's live music. A wood-fired oven produces great thin-crust pizzas through the evening. Tops at …
Bar in Labuan Bajo

Le Pirate

This colourful 1st-floor bar is a popular space for a drink after a day on the water. There's live music (8pm to 10pm Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday) and film nights (Monday and Wednesday). There's also a decent res…
Bar in Labuan Bajo

Paradise Bar

"Come to Paradise" is a common phrase in Bajo, referring to a bar-slash-nightclub famed for sea and sunset views. It's a preposterously lovely place for an arak cocktail, but come nightfall live music provides a par…
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De'Flo Cafe & Ole-Ole

Owned and operated by enthusiastic university graduates from Jakarta, this tranquil coffee shop a level down from Tree Top is the best place in Bajo for a caffeine fix. De'Flo serves local Manggarai and limited-edit…
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Surfer's Bar

'No Shirt, No Shoes, No Worries!' proclaims the up-ended surfboard at the entrance to this beachside bar, giving some flavour of its laid-back party vibe. Coconut-thatch and palms shade tables wedged into the sandy …
Bar in Gili Trawangan

Paradise Sunset Bar

The name says it all. All types of seating can be found right on the beach. Large trees offer shade by day while the restful swish of the surf calms the soul. Sunsets are cinematic, drinks are good.
Bar in Gili Air

Lucky's Bar

A great beach bar: lounge back on bamboo recliners and watch the sun set behind Gili Meno. There are frequent DJs and monthly full-moon parties.
Pub in Gili Trawangan

Tir na Nog

Known simply as 'the Irish', this hangar of hangovers has a sports-bar interior with big screens. Its shoreside open-air bar is probably the busiest meeting spot on the island. Serving bar chow such as fajitas and s…
Bar in Gili Trawangan

La Moomba

This friendly beach-bar straddles the road just north of Turtle Point. The Western and Indo fare is good (mains 65,000Rp to 85,000Rp), tables and loungers are dotted about the sand and there are great views across t…