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Top Choice Italian in Iboih

Bixio Cafe

Who would have thought Sumatra’s best Italian food is hiding in a remote corner of Pulau Weh? Sit by the lapping waves and dig into Luca and Eva’s wonderful, authentic and freshly made pastas and gnocchi with fresh …
International in Iboih

Dee Dee’s Kitchen

On the same strip of beach as Rubiah Tirta Divers, Dee Dee cooks up an eclectic selection of dishes, from the excellent home-made chapati with guacamole, pasta dishes, crispy tempe tortilla wraps and tofu burgers to…
Spanish in Gapang

Monster

A part of the Spanish-run Monster Divers dive shop, this relaxed beachside cafe does Catalonian-influenced dishes such as yellowfin-tuna burgers with brava sauce (spicy aioli), escalivada (smoky grilled vegetables) …
Monument in Pulau Weh

Kilometer Nol

At the hilltop viewpoint reached by following the road 8km north of Iboih through the forest reserve, a gaudy 44m-high globe-shaped monument marks the westernmost tip of Indonesia (if you ignore the outlying islands…
Cafe in Gapang

Tipsy Toby Cafe

Sharing space with Bubble Addict is this lively hang-out in Gapang Beach where divers gather in the evenings to socialise over cold beers, bagel burgers, naan pizza, coffee and smoothies. There are weekly barbecues …
Cafe in Iboih

Nasaka Coffee

Bringing a taste of contemporary cafe style to the beach is this classy waterfront joint that does the best coffee on Pulau Weh. Choose from manual brews served in a beaker, traditional Aceh-style kopi sanger or a l…
Cafe in Iboih

Le Cafe Bleu

This French-run beachside cafe is most known for its authentic Normandy-style crêpes, home-made bread for croque monsieur and madame, as well as more inventive items like 'chapazzis' (chapati-based pizzas). It's a p…
Indonesian in Gapang

Barracuda

The lime-green furniture and decking will draw your eye to this breezy alfresco restaurant in the middle of Gapang Beach, but it's the Acehnese seafood curries, fresh food (such as burgers and wraps), smoothies and …
Volcano in Pulau Weh

Gunung Merapi

Worthy of a stop when touring the island are the volcanic sulphuric fumaroles that steam and bubble from the rocky landscape on the side of Gunung Merapi. Located in the south of Pulau Weh in Jaboi, a short drive fr…
Waterfall in Pulau Weh

Pria Lot Falls

Signposted off the main road about 8km from Gapang are the Pria Lot Falls. It's a five-minute scramble over rocks to reach the beautiful waterfall, but you're rewarded with a superb swimming hole in a jungle setting…