Hugging the beach in southern Bali, Jimbaran boasts a sophisticated and relaxed ambience, which is one of the main reasons the area has grown so popular among travellers of all ages. Discover some of the best bars in Jimbaran and enjoy a round of sunset cocktails in style.
1. Unique Rooftop Bar and Restaurant
Perched atop of the Rimba Jimbaran Bali complex, Unique Rooftop Bar and Restaurant is a stylish modern establishment that features dramatic ocean views and fantastic custom cocktails. Chic and elegant, the venue offers comfy sofas inviting guests to relax in-style. Unique Rooftop Bar and Restaurant also houses a splendid swimming pool, where you can cool off while waiting for your tropical cocktails and watching the mesmerising sunset.
2. Rock Bar at Ayana Resort
Rock Bar at Ayana Resort is one of the most iconic rooftop bars in Bali. Perched atop a steep rock formation overlooking the Indian Ocean, the Rock Bar attracts a crowd of cosmopolitan visitors at sunset and promises an unforgettable nightlife experience with cool tunes and amazing views that are pure Instagram gold.
3. Kisik Bar and Grill
Enjoy the soothing sounds of the Indian Ocean while celebrating in style at the Kisik Bar and Grill set right on the beach. Intimate and classy,Kisik serves fabulous signature cocktails, offers and elaborate wine list complemented by scrumptious light-bites and snacks. A great spot for a romantic evening out gazing at the sunset or enjoying the mouth-watering seafood Jimbaran is so famous for.
4. Sunset Beach Bar and Grill
Sunset Beach Bar and Grill is an open-air beachfront venue nestled in the southern part of the crescent-shaped Jimbaran Bay. Offering fantastic and reasonably-prices tropical cocktails, fine wines and the exotic shisha, this beachfront establishment stands out among the high-end Jimbaran watering holes with its laid-back and casual ambiance.
5. Grill and Bar Corner Balangan
Further down south, you will find the splendid Grill and Bar Corner Balangan, a friendly and laid-back traditional pub with ice cold beers, fun vibes, and ubiquitous happy hours from 5 pm till 7 pm. For those feeling a bit peckish, the venue serves hearty seafood platters and fantastic Asian cuisine.
6. The BARber
Though the bar name may puzzle you, don’t worry – the BARber is part barber shop and part “clandestine” bar. Nothing illegal, though. Taking cues from the prohibition era speakeasies of the 1930s, the BARber is hidden behind a secret door. The door leads you to an atmospheric bar, where you can sample an ample range of signature cocktails. Definitely one of the coolest bars in Jimbaran.
7. Jimbaran Beach Club
Nestled underneath a traditional thatched roofed, Jimbaran Beach Club is one of the best places to witness breathtaking Bali sunsets while enjoying some high-quality food and beverages. Secluded, relaxed and elegant, Jimbaran Beach Club offers beautifully decorated alcoves and tables to celebrate special occasions or have a romantic dinner with that someone special.
8. Smoqee Lounge and Sky Bar
Smoqee Lounge and Sky Bar sits nestled atop the Le Méridien resort, offering 180-degrees vistas overlooking Jimbaran. The rooftop venue serves outstanding signature cocktails prepared by in-house mixologists and a menu of delightful tapas to nibble while gazing out at a picture-perfect Bali sunset.