Top Choice Bar in Yogyakarta


This stylish rooftop bar (and popular restaurant) is as boutique as the Greenhost hotel to which it belongs. The decor is urban chic and there's a flashy bar where mixologists shake original and classic cocktails; h…
Top Choice Bar in Yogyakarta

Sakapatat Social House

A little out of the way in a residential area north of town is this hip, contemporary Belgian-owned gastropub. It has several local beers on tap along with Belgian beers and a large menu of mocktails. Choose from th…
Pub in Yogyakarta


A good spot for a beer, this atmospheric bar is set within a crumbling, stylised, ruined-brick courtyard. It's a sprawling, eclectic space with bench tables and beanbags on the grass.There's a big screen showing mov…
Coffee in Yogyakarta

Ruang Seduh

A must for coffee enthusiasts, this tiny cafe feels more like a laboratory with its frosty white decor and high-tech coffee-brewing station installed with digital gadgetry. It serves a range of Indonesian single-ori…
Beer Garden in Yogyakarta

Oxen Free

This reclaimed medical clinic from colonial days stood vacant for years before a local Indo-expat couple turned it into a mainstay of Yogya nightlife. This popular waterhole serves cold beers and food in the beer ga…
Coffee in Yogyakarta

Awor Gallery & Coffee

One for those who take their coffee seriously. Grab a stool at the counter and watch aficionado baristas painstakingly prepare Indonesian coffees as an exact science, using v-60, Kalita Wave, Aeropress, siphon or tr…
Bar in Yogyakarta

Jaba Jero

This relaxed bar has a terrace overlooking the street and attracts good reviews. The Indonesian food is reasonable here too.
Club in Yogyakarta


This 'VVIP' venue boasts a large central dance floor and a pumping sound system, and features electronic DJs. It attracts a young student crowd and there's always a drink promotion.
Coffee in Yogyakarta

Kiosk Coffee

This hole-in-the-wall cafe (little more than a shack but decidedly shabby chic) offers a chance to sample beans from across the archipelago.
Club in Yogyakarta

Liquid Bar & Kitchen

A hangar-like space with a large stage for live bands and DJs.