The Party's in Kuta
Collected by Hannah Wijana, AFAR Local Expert
The party scene in Kuta has long been the place to hit the dance floor and party well into the morning. Bali has become pretty famous, especially with young Australians for being the place to let loose and get rowdy. Jalan Legian is the main strip and boasts the biggest clubs in Bali with smaller bars jammed in between where you will find, Bintang beer, arak cocktails and more Bintang beer.
Jl. Raya Legian No.88, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Vi Ai Pi is a mix of everything really. Located right on the Legian party strip, it boasts a nightclub, underground bar, restaurant and live music venue. Most people I know skip the rest and head straight for the party and cocktails, but that...
Jl. Raya Legian No.146, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
If you love Bob Marley, are in that reggae kind-of mood or just want to feel some love, Apache Reggae Bar is the spot. Get yourself a beer (and maybe a beanie) and find yourself a place on the dance floor amongst all the dreadlocks. Apache is fun,...
Jl. Raya Legian No.61, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
61 Legian is the mega club that used to be called Sky Garden but now incorporates the Sky Dome Super Club, a sports bar, a couple of restaurants, lounges and an R n'B club. It's massive and I don't think I've ever been there without losing one or...
Jl. Raya Legian No.178, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Die-hard party people go to Eikon, buy a bottle, and don't stop dancing until the early morning. This place gets packed to the rafters during the high season and most weekends. There are drink promotions every night and shot servers who keep the...
Poppies 2, Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80361, Indonesia
If you like your bars a little rough and ready, completely casual, and seriously boozy, don't miss Alleycats on Poppies II in Kuta. Day and night there are people hanging out, tucking into excellent hangover food and playing pool. To really become...
Jalan Kayu Cendana, Kerobokan Kelod, Kuta Utara, Kerobokan Kelod, North Kuta, Seminyak, Bali 80361, Indonesia
The Seminyak food scene just keeps getting better, and Bikini, a stylish new restaurant and bar, has upped the ante by taking both interior design and food plating to a much sexier place. Extraordinary dishes—foie gras parfait...
Jl. Pura Dalem, Canggu, Kuta Utara, Canggu, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali, Indonesia
Day or night, the Lawn is a favorite Canggu hangout. With the grassy expanse and mats to lounge on, a small pool facing the beach, a dining area, and a covered bar, this sunset spot has enough room for everyone. No need to jostle for space....
Jl. Pantai Batu Bolong No.68, Canggu, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Seminyak's LacaLaca was such a runaway success that chef-restaurateur Will Lovejoy opened little sister Lacalita Bar y Cocina in Canggu's trendy Batu Bolong neighborhood. Modern and whimsical decor—plenty of brightly...
Jl. Pantai Batu Bolong No.117X, Canggu, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80351, Indonesia
Set smack bang on the beach at Canggu's Batu Bolong surf spot, Old Man's is where surfers rinse off the salt and head in for a beer and a bite to eat. The beer garden's open and airy atmosphere is enhanced by strings...
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