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Top Choice Bar in Seminyak

La Favela

An alluring, mysterious entry lures you into full bohemian flair at La Favela, one of Bali's coolest and most original nightspots. Themed rooms lead you on a confounding tour from dimly lit speakeasy cocktail lounge…
Top Choice Australian in Seminyak

Shelter Cafe

This second-storey cafe brims daily with the young, beautiful people of Seminyak, their coffee strong, their acai bowls piled high. Those are actually from Nalu Bowls, the acai bar downstairs, and next door is also …
Top Choice Asian in Seminyak

Ginger Moon

Australian Dean Keddell is one of scores of young chefs lured to Bali to run restaurants. His creation is an appealing, airy space, with carved wood and palms. The menu features a 'Best of' list of favourites, serve…
Top Choice Cafe in Seminyak

Sisterfields

Trendy Sisterfields does classic Aussie breakfasts such as smashed avocado, and more-inventive dishes such as salmon Benedict and maple-roasted-pumpkin salad. There are also hipster faves such as pulled-pork rolls a…
Top Choice Cafe in Seminyak

Revolver

Wander down a tiny gang and push through narrow wooden doors to reach this matchbox coffee bar that does an excellent selection of brews. There are just a few tables in the creatively retro room that's styled like a…
Top Choice Homewares in Seminyak

Souq

The Middle East meets Asia at this glossy high-concept store with Bali-designed housewares and clothing. It has a small cafe with healthy breakfast and lunch choices plus good coffee and cold-pressed juices.
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Seminyak

Drifter Surf Shop

High-end surf fashion, surfboards, gear, cool books and brands such as Obey and Wegener. Started by two savvy surfer dudes, the shop stocks goods noted for their individuality and high quality.
Top Choice Beach in Seminyak

Seminyak Beach

A sunset lounger and an ice-cold Bintang on the beach at sunset is simply magical. A good stretch can be found near Pura Petitenget, and it tends to be less crowded than further south in Kuta.
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Seminyak

Ashitaba

Tenganan, the Aga village of east Bali, produces the intricate and beautiful rattan items sold here. Containers, bowls, purses and more (from 50,000Rp) display the very fine weaving.
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Seminyak

Theatre Art Gallery

Specialises in vintage and reproduction wayang puppets used in traditional Balinese theatre. Just looking at the animated faces peering back at you is a delight.