Local Restaurants, Cafes & Bars
In Kuta the nightlife is very relaxed. There are a number of restaurants to visit for excellent, freshly prepared food. Some of the restaurants have light music on the weekends. Here in town the best thing to do is chat up the local fisherman and learn about life.
Refer to the Kuta, Lombok Tourist Map for the locations of these local businesses.
Ashtari Coffee House
Enjoy nice food and drinks with an amazing view over Kuta Bay. Ashtari is located right on top of the hill and is a must visit while in Kuta, Lombok.
Felice's Vegetarian Restaurant
This local spot helps to give back to the community of Kuta, Lombok. Not only do the folks here donate 5%-10% of their profit to the community but they prepare weekly meals for the less fortunate children. To eat well and make a difference in the area, spend lunch at this fine spot.
El Bazar Cafe & Restaurant
The highest ranking restaurant in Lombok out of #591 restaurants (TripAdvisor). Exquisite recipes curated from around the Mediterranean. Open everyday from 7AM-10PM.
KRNK Cafe & Restaurant
Great homemade food for a good price and the staff are really friendly and fast. The salmon and quinoa bowl get rave reviews.
Riviera Bar & Cafe
Rated one of the top five restaurants in Kuta, Lombok. A favourite spot for vegetarians this local café offers some of the best veggie curry and tofu on the island. Eat here once and you may make new friends for life.
The Bus Bar
Cool bar with a VW camper van as a bar. The seats are made of reclaimed pallets and oil drums. The vibe is hippy and grunge but the younger crowd loves it. Great pizzas. Good cocktails, excellent service, good atmosphere.