There’s no better way to end a day of sightseeing than with a few cocktails at one of the many bars in Indonesia. Whether you’re looking for an atmospheric spot to chill with friends, or a dancefloor for some EDM (electronic dance music) and karaoke, there are plenty of options for all tastes in Jakarta.
Rooftop Bars in Jakarta
The tropical climate of Jakarta means that rooftop bars are a popular choice. With stunning views of the city, they offer a great place to unwind with a drink after a long day.
If you’re looking for a place to enjoy drinks in a garden atmosphere, consider heading to the roof of this restaurant, which features a miniature garden inside the bar itself. It’s one of the few rooftop bars that don’t have an entrance fee, so it’s the perfect spot to relax with a glass of wine or beer.
Lucy in the Sky
Located in the popular neighborhood of Mega Kuningan, this casual French eatery is a great choice for a quick lunch or dinner with a group of friends, and the bar is also a popular hangout any day of the week. Featuring a menu that reflects its Parisian-inspired design, Lucy in the Sky is also a great spot to catch a live jazz performance and get stuck into an array of sophisticated drinks.
Best Bars in Jakarta
The capital’s cocktail scene is a lively one, with plenty of bars vying for the title of this year’s best in town. Among them, the veteran team at The Cocktail Club in Senopati is constantly creating tantalising drinks, combining local ingredients and creating inventive combinations that have won it the title of this year’s Best Bar in Indonesia.