Want to try a lychee martini? This lounge bar often standing-room only on Thursday nights, when live music draws a bubbly mix of locals, expats and tourists. The upstairs fine dining restaurant is a great place to start the night. Jl. Hanoman, Ubud, Ph. 0361-975 894
Jazz Café
A real hit in Ubud, the live music is always good, sometimes great, very easy atmosphere, quality drinks and plenty of people to talk to in between sets. Snack off the menu or enjoy a full dinner. Live musc nightly except Sundays and Mondays, 7.30pm until 10.30pm Jl. Sukma No. 2, Tebesaya, UbudPh. 0361-976 594
Naughty Nuri’s
Balinese warung with a touch of New York, Naughty Nuri’s is a busy local hangout filled with Ubud-style characters; also very laid back communal tables, a small bar, roadside barbecue and a mean martini
Jl. Raya Ubud, near Neka Museum
Putra Bar
Casual bar, offering live reggae music. Good place to hang out if you can’t be bothered dressing up
Jl. Monkey Forest until 12Ph. 0361-975 570
Sai Sai Bar
When it’s hot, it’s hot, when it’s not, wellcome back another time. Live music, theme nights, parties and rests in between. Saturday night is the busiet. 7.30pm until 11pm
Jl. Monkey ForestPh. 0361-975 868
Enjoy a bite to eat or just sample a few cocktails at the bar at this stylish eatery. Cool music, great food
Jl. Suweta, UbudPh. 0361-978 941
With a unique and brightly coloured design, delicious international cuisine and a well stocked bar, Wunderbar is certainly turning heads. Check it out for yourself
Jl. Raya Pengosekan, UbudPh. 0361-978 339